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  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 0 Pets
  • Detached Property
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Thatched Roof
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • Wifi
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Newly Listed Property
  • Pets – not allowed
  • Heritage Collection
  • Shower Cubicle
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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Enjoy a break away in this charming 16th-century cottage, and discover the variety of things to do and see in the local area and beyond.

Enjoy a break away in this charming 16th-century cottage, and discover the variety of things to do and see in the local area and beyond.

If you are looking for that quintessentially English thatched cottage that is brimming with original features, then look no further because this is it. Reached via an access only lane, this detached, 16th-century former cobbler’s home and workshop offers a warm welcome and is sure to charm you with its quaint interior. Equipped with everything needed for a cosy and comfortable stay, this is the perfect base for exploring the area.
Those wishing to visit Cambridge will find it just a 10-mile drive away. Or, for those not wanting to face the famous Cambridge traffic, you can hop on a train from nearby Meldreth and be in the city in under 20 minutes. Here you will find magnificent university buildings, punting tours, numerous guided walks, museums including the Fitzwilliam Museum and lots of great places to eat, drink and shop. A 50-minute train ride takes you into the heart of London, where you will surely be spoilt for choice with many things to see and do. Just 15 minutes away lies the Imperial War Museum Duxford, which is home to numerous aircraft and memorabilia, a must see for lovers of history and aviation alike. Saffron Walden, Ely and Huntingdon can all be reached in under an hour. After a busy day of sightseeing, what a joy to return to lovely Cobbler’s Cottage to relax and unwind. Shop 200 yards, pub 300 yards, restaurant 150 yards.

Step to entrance. Low ceilings and doorways throughout.
Ground Floor:
Living room: With electric wood burner, 40" Freeview TV, DVD player and beams.
Dining room: With electric fire and beams.
Kitchen: With electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge, coffee machine and beams.
Bedroom 1: With single trundle bed and pull-out bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Steep, narrow stairs to...
First Floor:
Bedroom 2: With double bed, sloping ceiling and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 3: With double bed and sloping ceiling.

Oil central heating (underfloor in kitchen, bedroom 1 and bathroom), electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Cot, travel cot and highchair. Welcome pack. Shed with fridge/freezer and washing machine. Lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. On road parking. No smoking. Please note: There is a step up from the back door.

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