|Location of the cottage:||Boxford|
|Number of bedrooms:||2|
|Sleeps:||4 (Steep stairs not good for children)|
|Children / Babies:||Yes,|
|Arrival days (changeover):||Sunday, Monday, Friday|
|Pets:||2 (2 well behaved dogs welcome)|
What a fabulous Inglenook fireplace to snuggle up to...
Angel Cottage is a delightful and historic cottage in Boxford, Suffolk. The bold contemporary style enhances this wonderful building.
Boxford is listed by The Times Travel Magazine as one of the top ten villages in England, and nestles in the Box River Valley surrounded by the lovely countryside.
Angel Cottage is a delightful cottage which resides in the village of Boxford; a picturesque Suffolk Village nestled in the Box River valley. Boxford is listed by The Times Travel Magazine as one of the top ten villages in England and is surrounded by lovely Suffolk Countryside, with tight little valleys leading down to the River Stour.
The cottage, which dates back to the early 1500’s, was once used as a Merchants home and double fronted shop. The old spring doorbell above the front door still works if you pull the outside knob!
Angel Cottage sleeps four lucky guests in 2 lovely bedrooms. There are 2 bathrooms, one en-suite, a sunny kitchen breakfast room and a main room with a fabulous Inglenook fireplace, just waiting for you to light a fire.
There is also a large secure and sunny patio at the back of Angel Cottage, with pretty views cross the stream to the countryside beyond. To the left you look across beautiful gardens and some wonderful ancient rooftops to the church.
If you want to explore the countryside on bike, there is a bike shed with bicycles for the use of guests, and a separate passage way to get back onto the road
Hadleigh and Sudbury are the nearest small towns - both approximately 15 - 20 minutes away in a car
Lavenham, which is widely recognised as England's Best Preserved Medieval Village, is just a 15 minute drive away and Long Melford (where the Lovejoy TV series was filmed) is about the same distance
All prices include VAT and everything written below:
Gainsborough Health Spa is offering 15% off all treatments and spa day packages and 33% off day passes.
Just Mention The Grove Cottages when you book.
Our "Welcome Pack": Contains all the freshest ingredients for a 'Proper English breakfast': eggs, bacon, butter, some tomatoes, fruit, a lemon, a litre of milk and a loaf of fresh local bread.
Cottages with open fires are supplied with a complimentary first load of fuel after which you can buy more using an honesty box.
Most cottages also supply Bikes free of charge unless it is stated that no bikes are available.
Enjoy the hedonistice pleasures of a Massage or Beauty Therapist treatment at your cottage to smooth away those stressed nerves.
Now every place we have reviewed will come up in order of distance from your cottage
Assington Mill runs some very interesting Rural Arts and Craft Courses from Gilding and Bee Keeping to Coracle and Straw Bale house building.
While you are staying with us why not have a special treat and go Sailing for the day.
We can offer you your own Personal Chef at this cottage to create the perfect evening in.
London Liverpool Street station - Colchester station = 47 mins
Taxis at station - 25 mins to cottage
Great way to relax. We love the cottage on offer at Grove Cottages and enjoy trying out different ones - none have disappointed us. Suffolk is a beautiful county.
Loved the characte of this very old cottage. Good centre for exploring Suffolk
Home from home!
Grove Cottages & Karen's attention was superb.
Had a wonderful stay - we really chilled out and relaxed. Angel Cottage feels so homely and welcoming - we loved it so much! The welcome hamper was very useful, thanks! Lavenham is a a lovely place to visit, but to be honest it was just nice to kick back and relax at the cottage. We will definitely be returning - it has been such a lovely weekend and we even did some sketching - perfect!
The perfect break. Thank you
We had a lovely Bank Holiday weekend here. Very comfortable cottage, even though it wasn't really cold enough, we had a log fire in the evening which was atmospheric. Boxford is a friendly village and everything is on the doorstep. Thank you Karen for the welcome pack with delicious home made biscuits!
My husband arranged this weekend as a surprise for my birthday and I couldn't be more delighted with what we arrived at. The cottage is beautiful and little touches such as the lights, welcome pack, bikes and fire make it even more lovely. We will definitely have to come back as we did not have time to make the most of everything. Loved exploring the area and can also recommend the day spa at Gainsborough Health Club. Thanks for a lovely stay Karen.
We had a fantastic time again at your wonderful cottage. It was like coming home, enjoyed exploring different locations, walking and the locals who are so friendly -:)
A cosy but luxurious stay in a lovely part of England. We have spent a fabulous 4 days in a beautiful part of England. Angel Cottage was everything we wanted and thanks to Karen for her welcome (and welcome pack).
Had a fabulous time. Beautiful cottage and great welcome pack.
We have had a wonderful few days here - lovely sunshine, beautiful cottage. Thank you very much for the substantial welcome pack. The local shops are very friendly and the surrounding area is gorgeous and great for bike rides. Thank you very much.
We had a lovely stay and will be back.
Quality bedding and towels, just the sort of luxury you want on a break away from home. Amazing welcome pack, local produce, homemade biscuits and sitting in front of the fire toasting marshmallows was the best treat ever. Boxford is enchanting with lovely friendly people. Thank you Karen!
We had a wonderful stay at Angel Cottage, it was an ideal spot to explore the region. We enjoyed every second of the 4 days and staying at your comfortable, cosy cottage was super! Thanks again, we will surely recommend this lovely place!
Fantastic cottage, very cosy and a great base for a lovely weekend away. Everything was great, thank you Karen.
Cannot fault cottage and welcome. Lovely stay everything catered for and more. Good location, beautiful cottage. Karen was very friendly and lovely, everything explained and covered.
It was all we wished for. Excellent break, would return.
Thanks to Karen for a great "handover" and such a generous welcome hamper. A fantastic cottage - so cosy and comfortable. Karen has thought of everything and more! Really enjoyed our short stay.
The open fire was just beautiful and the wonderful idea of supplying marshmallows in the welcome basket made it all the more perfect. Excellent kitchen facilities and the food at The Fleece pub was lovely. Thank you for a wonderful stay.
Everything you want from a country village cottage. Absolutely 5 star! The "cookies" were excellent. Homemade so much better than the usual packet. Karen was very welcoming and everything exceeded our expectations. We will no doubt, return again.
A great place to de-stress
An amazing stay in a wonderful cottage. Everything has been perfect from the moment we arrived and met by Karen. Long country walks in this beautiful and surrounding villages. We have never been anywhere where the people are so friendly - lovely country pub with great food. Can't wait to come back again. Thank you Karen. Can't recommend it highly enough.
Lovely cottage with great fire. Very welcoming host. Loved the welcome basket, everything we needed was provided. Would definitely recommend.
What a fantastic way to start the New Year! Angel Cottage is beautiful and so cosy. From the moment we walked through the door we knew we would feel at home and the fireplace speaks for itself. Karen is so welcoming and very friendly. We would definitely come again. Love Mary
Very cold, but bright 5 days in the lovely Suffolk countryside. The cottage is warm and cosy and a lovely welcome from Karen! We enjoyed Gainsborough House and museum in Sudbury and great collection of paintings on display. Enjoyable prom walks in Aldeburgh and Southwold. All in all a very enjoyable 5 day break.
We received a very warm welcome from Karen. Not much later we were warming our toes in front of a roaring fire in the Inglenook fireplace and toasting the marshmallows provided in the welcome basket. Lovely walks and pretty villages to visit from the doorstep. Angel Cottage was the perfect refuge for our New Year break. Thank you.
A very warm welcome to a lovely cottage for our Christmas break. Lovely decorations and a delicious hamper and even a present under the tree. The cottage was an ideal retreat, with plenty of dog walks, lots of food and a real fire - perfect! The quality of furnishings, bedding, towels etc for excellent. Would love to return for a summer break.
Beautiful cottage - we had a fantastic time here. The fire is outstanding. Thank you. p.s. Karen's welcome meeting was first class.
Lovely cottage and village.
Angel Cottage is so cute and romantic. Cosying up by the fire and playing board games was a rare and wonderful thing. We will be returning to London in festive spirits and will really miss the gorgeous fire, red wine and Buble album! I would completely recommend to anyone looking for an idyllic escape. The welcome was wonderful and toasting marshmallows on the open fire was extra special -:)
We enjoyed another few nights with Grove Cottages here at Angel Cottage. A lovely cosy cottage and great base to explore from.
The owner is an artist and the cottage is a real work of are and crammed with fascinating things and homely comforts. Angel Cottage truly is a place that makes you ache when you leave. Perfection!
Another great cottage, up to your usual exacting standards!! A real home from home and as quaint and cosy as could be - love your spring and autumn breaks in the beautiful Suffolk countryside. We loved the artwork and the "quirky" colours and "trimmings" around this stunning cottage. Thank you Karen for the lovely welcome pack.
Beautiful cottage in a beautiful village, would definitely recommend to friends. Karen was extremely welcoming and helpful.Will definitely be returning.
We have fallen in love with this place and will most certainly be back. Thank you for everything!
Very comfortable and well stocked cottage in a lovely location. Great walks on the doorstep. All added up to a wonderful autumn break. Excellent cottage, Karen very welcoming. There was such a spirit of generosity from the excellent quality of welcome basket to toiletries and cleaning products. The bedroom with en suite shower was luxurious - bed marvellously comfortable.
Lovely cottage! 2 nights not enough!
Karen started our family holiday off stress free, making sure we had everything in place for our 8 month old baby girl. As a first time mum this was amazing and made our family time and memory making even more perfect. The cottage was totally fab, cosy with individual pieces of art work. The courtyard is an amazing place to sit in the morning drinking coffee and in the evening, as the church is a real centre piece. Truly amazing, thank you Karen.
There was always the possibility that we would be unable to make the proscribed arrival time, but this was no problem which took the pressure off having to arrive at a certain time. Thank you for that. We would definitely like to stay again when we can really enjoy and take in the local environment and all that Suffolk has to offer.
Fantastic little cottage, excellent local amenities and beautiful countryside. Excellent welcome hamper and a warm welcome from the owner. Would imagine in winter when you can light the fire it's amazing!
Had a very enjoyable stay. So many places nearby to visit. Beds very comfortable and very artistically furnished with many quirky features. A pretty courtyard patio, ideal for al fresco meals.
Brilliant little break, lovely cottage in very good location. Karen was very informative and friendly. All excellent.
Lovely stay at Boxford. Very relaxing and friendly.
Thank you for providing such a beautiful cottage, we felt welcomed and at home from our first step over the threshold. Presentation was spot on. Suffolk is truly inspiring with such varied landscapes. Welcome pack was lovely quality. The bread OMG!!!
A warm and friendly welcome from Karen. A very tasty welcome pack! High quality accommodation in a lovely setting. We enjoyed our stay immensely in this beautiful, friendly village.
All cottages of a very high standard and near local pubs and walks. Lovely architecture in this area as well. Angel Cottage is a very high quality cottage. Handy having the courtyard, used day and night as beautiful weather - great BBQ!
The whole experience was fantastic. Impeccable attention to detail - cannot fault the entire experience. Will definitely come again. Many thanks.
A very comfortable cottage in a super village. Lots of good dog walking close by. Very thoughtful welcome pack too. We would love to come back to Angel Cottage.
Lovely cottage with everything one needs.
Relaxing, in chic comfort! Thank you!
Lovely cottage in beautiful Boxford. Loved our couple of days there with our doggie. Great local walks with pubs in just the right places! Karen was really welcoming and we wanted for nothing. Beautifully decorated cottage in immaculate condition. Will stay again and definitely recommend to everyone. Thank you!
Very beautiful and cosy cottage - plan on returning. The welcome was perfect, felt very comfortable.
Lovely warm welcome from Karen and delicious cake - thank you! Cottage very cosy and welcoming and Karen has taken much effort with the finer details. We loved the availability of the art materials. A great way to wind down, thank you. Lucky our dog appreciated the delicious popcorn! A wonderful short break.
A very relaxing stay in a gorgeous cottage. Wonderful decor and cosy. Enviable soft furnishings and stunning fire A warm, friendly host. Great to be able to choose the later check out which really made a difference Margot and Alice (our doggies) loved the special dog treats Thank you. Karen
We had a wonderful stay at Angel Cottage, it was an ideal spot to explore the region. We enjoyed every second of our 4 days and staying at your comfortable and cosy cottage was super! We will surely recommend this lovely place. Thanks again.
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