"Shipmeadow Granary" is a lovely holiday cottage located in the small hamlet of Shipmeadow, near Beccles in Suffolk. Shipmeadow Granary is set in a rural location, and sleeps 6 people - a fantastic place to take a holiday with friends and family.
This part of Suffolk makes a great place to take some walking in the countryside; or cycle along some of those quiet country lanes. The market town of Beccles is 4 miles from Shipmeadow Granary, and offers a good choice of independent shops, pubs and restaurants. For those lucky enough to spend a few days at Shipmeadow Granary during the summer months, I'd highly recommend a visit to Beccles Lido - an early morning swim to blow the cobwebs away is an excellent start to the day!
Bungay is also around 4 miles from Shipmeadow Granary, and also has a choice of pubs, restaurants and shops. Bungay also has an indoor public swimming pool.
The east coast is a short drive, with Great Yarmouth having all the seaside entertainment you could possibly handle. Or for a quieter seaside experience, try Southwold. The home of Adnams brewery, Southwold is the place to try a pint of real ale. The pier with its unique amusement arcade is also worth a visit during your walk in Southwold.
The southern Norfolk Broads border this part of Suffolk, where you can hire a motor cruiser and see some of Suffolk and Norfolk from a different perspective.
The fine city of Norwich is a 20 mile drive from Shipmeadow Granary, and has a good choice of restaurants and shops, with the Riverside area being home to plenty of those famous restaurant chains, and a multiscreen cinema. For a bit more history try Norwich Castle museum.
Shipmeadow Granary sleeps 6 people in 3 bedrooms - 2 doubles and a twin bedroom. For those of you with a dog as part of the family you'll be pleased to hear that pets are allowed with you at Shipmeadow Granary, so you can all enjoy those country walks together.
Shipmeadow Granary has a TV, DVD player and an iPod docking station. Wi-Fi is available, but due to Shipmeadow Granary being rural, you won't be able to stream any films!
You also have a dish washer, electric oven with hob, microwave, washer/dryer and fridge with freezer compartment. Your towels and bed linen are included in the price of your holiday.
Shipmeadow Granary is set in the owners' grounds, with its own courtyard garden including a table, chairs and a barbeque. You have two car parking spaces; with plenty of room for more parking in the owners' ample driveway.
Views from Shipmeadow Granary
There are some lovely views from Shipmeadow Granary, the photo above gives you an idea of the views across the meadows opposite.
The kitchen and dining area at Shipmeadow Granary in Shipmeadow near Beccles
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