Puddleduck Cottage is a charming holiday home in the centre of the sought after village of Stiffkey. Built in 1820 for the crew of the local customs boat who also acted as the areas coastguards, this cottage has been sensitively restored to retain many of its original features.
The ground floor offers a light, bright open plan living space with a good sized living room and a kitchen/dining area. The newly fitted kitchen has quality granite work surfaces and is well equipped with a brushed stainless steel electric oven with halogen hob, dishwasher, microwave and fridge with freezer box. The recently furnished sitting room has a wonderfully efficient log burner set within the cottage’s original fireplace, making it very cosy in the winter. There is a new LED TV with DVD player and Freesat, and the property even has free Wi-Fi.
The stairs enter directly into the spacious bedroom which is set within the eaves to expose the beams. It has a comfy king size bed, large walk in wardrobe which also houses a washing machine, and another LED TV with DVD and Freesat. The bedroom has lovely views over the garden, through the village to the countryside beyond. There is an en-suite bathroom with an electric shower above the bath.
Outside is a good sized, enclosed paved garden with pleasant shrub borders. Here you’ll find good quality garden furniture and a BBQ for al fresco dining on summer evenings. The cottage and its garden are tucked well back off the coast road. It is a matter of steps from the wonderful gastro pub The Red Lion, which has a great selection of beers and wine and serves good hearty food all year round. There is private off road parking on the gravelled area directly to the front of Puddleduck.
Puddleduck Cottage is lovely and light during the summer months, while the underfloor heating and superb Clearview log burner mean it stays warm and cosy through even the coldest winter.
Stiffkey village is in a very picturesque conservation area, with footpaths leading to the sea just a short stroll from the cottage. Nearby the well stocked village shop sells coffee, cakes and local produce.
Well behaved dogs are welcome. For more information on this, or any of our Stiffkey cottages, contact our friendly team.
Note: 7 day bookings for this cottage start on a Friday
Number of nights:
Mon 16th Oct
Mon 23rd OctUnavailable as a start date
Tue 17th Oct
Tue 24th OctUnavailable as a start date
Wed 18th Oct
Wed 25th OctUnavailable as a start date
Thu 19th Oct
Thu 26th OctUnavailable as a start date
Fri 20th Oct
Fri 27th OctPlease call for last-minute booking
Sat 21st Oct
Sat 28th OctUnavailable as a start date
Sun 22nd Oct
Sun 29th OctStays cannot start on a Sunday
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