Elmstead Market, Colchester, Essex
Birds Farm is a beautiful converted former barn which still retains many of its original features while still providing excellent comfort and modern amenities. Situated in the charming village of Elmstead Market, near Colchester in Essex; Bird's Farm has easy access to major road and rail links and is an ideal base for visiting the surrounding areas.
About Birds FarmThe self catering accommodation comprises four ground level cottages built around a pretty central courtyard and one cottage in the main barn on two floors.
For resident use only, there is an outdoor swimming pool which is heated during the summer season from Spring Bank Holiday to the first week of September. There are also mature attractive gardens in which to relax.
Each cottage has a lounge/kitchen/dining area and a bathroom (bath with over bath shower).
Cottages are fully equipped with a cooker, microwave, fridge, hairdryer and electric heating plus storage radiators. Bedding and towels are provided, however, please bring your own towels for swimming pool use.
Each lounge area has a television and DVD player.
In the main barn, there is a games room which has various board games, a small pool table and a toy box. Also in the main barn is a laundry room with washer and dryer.
Local AreaWithin a 10 mile drive of Bird's Farm is the Dedham Vale, an area of outstanding natural beauty and the setting for many of the paintings of John Constable. Hire a boat for a leisurely row down to Flatford Mill, virtually unchanged since the days of 'The Haywain'.
Explore the Essex coastline and sandy beaches of Frinton, Walton and Clacton-on-Sea or if sailing is your interest, nearby Brightlingsea is a must. Beth Chatto, the award-winning horticulturist has her famous gardens at Elmstead Market some 5 minutes from Bird's Farm. The area also caters to golf and fishing enthusiasts, plus, there is a nature reserve at nearby Fingringhoe.
For more information, please visit our website.
Rates: From £270 to £585 per week depending on the season.
Maximum of 20 people.
Children are welcome.
Dogs welcome by prior arrangement, one per cottage.
Limited disabled facilities available – please enquire for exact details.
Wi-Fi internet access.
Off street parking.
3 Star Visit England.
Please note that map locations may be approximate.
Some of the Amenities available are:Pets Accepted
Wireless Broadband Available
Off Street Parking
More InformationVisit the accommodation owner's website.
Birds Farm Website
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To make a reservation or to request more information about staying at this accommodation
Call the owner, Gill Beadle on 01206 823838 or, send an email below.