Project Description

Badgers’ Bend





01473 311309 / 07788668735

Badgers’ Bend is a cosy, detached 18th century cottage with lots of beams and plenty of character, situated in the pleasant village of Tattingstone. An ideal holiday base for touring the East, South and Heart of Suffolk.

The village of Tattingstone is 2 ½ miles from Capel St Mary, which has a supermarket, post office, bakers shop, newsagent, hairdresser, Chinese and Indian takeaways.

Tattingstone village is approximately 6 miles from Ipswich and 5-minute walk to Alton Water, which you can cycle all the way around. Bicycles can be hired from the Alton Water Visitors Centre. Part of Alton Water is next to the village, which is primarily managed for the wildlife and has bird watching hides.

The county town of Ipswich is just a 10-minute drive away, and you are in easy reach of Bury St Edmunds with its cathedral and Framlingham Castle. The picturesque Suffolk coast is easily accessible, to visit Southwold, Walberswick, Minsmere and the famous Snape Maltings. Near Tattingstone you can tour Flatford and the beautiful Dedham Vale, where John Constable lived and created many of his paintings.

The accommodation has, lounge with TV/DVD, sitting room, dining room, kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, washing machine, a fridge and a freezer.

Also on the ground floor, is a bathroom with electric heated towel rail, shower over the bath and a WC.

Upstairs has two bedrooms, one with double bed and the other with twin beds. In addition, accessible by a separate narrow stair, above the dining room, is a further bedroom with twin beds.

All the rooms are heated by electric storage heaters to keep you cosy and warm.

The enclosed cottage garden has a patio, garden furniture and is safe for children. There is off-road parking for three cars and lockable storage for bicycles.

Bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi, electricity and central heating are all included.

Sleeps up to 6

Price from £315 per week

Children welcome (from 5 years)

Dogs welcome by arrangement

No smoking establishment


Garage or off-road parking

Secure storage for cycles

Short Breaks are sometimes available, please enquire