• About The Old Forge

    A wonderful place in which to relax and unwind, this comfortable and charming 17th-century brick and flint cottage was once the village blacksmith’s shop and still retains its original brick forge. Set in one of Suffolk’s prettiest villages, it is well placed for exploring the area’s many delights. Both Sutton Hoo (NT) and Woodbridge, with its picturesque harbour and good shopping, are less than 1 mile distant. A short drive away, fishing boats make an attractive picture at the little coastal resort of Aldeburgh (also famous for its fish and chips), whilst Southwold and its summer theatre, Framlingham Castle, Constable Country and the town of Ipswich are all within easy reach. Shop 100 yards and pub serving food 0.25 miles.
    All on ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen area with tiled floor and vaulted ceiling and beams. Utility room. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Shower room with toilet.
    Gas CH inc (£20pw Oct-May poa). Elec, bed linen and towels inc. DVD. Stereo/CD. M/wave. W/machine. T/dryer. D/washer. F/freezer. Walled garden with patio and furniture. BBQ. Parking. No smoking.

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    Key information
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      Cottage

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      2 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 4 people

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      Yes 1 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Barbecue
      Barbecue
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
      Dishwasher
    • Ground Floor Facilities
      Ground Floor Facilities
    • Garden / Patio
      Garden / Patio
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Bed Linen & Towels Included
      Bed Linen & Towels Included
    • Washing Machine
      Washing Machine
    • Open Plan
      Open Plan
    • Car Parking - On Site
      Car Parking - On Site
    • Home from Home
      Home from Home
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo

    The Old Forge reviews collected by Reevoo

    7.8 out of 10 – based on 6 reviews

    Overall rating

    7.8

    Comfort and Equipment

    7.5

    Location

    6.8

    Cleanliness

    6.8

    Local amenities

    7.8

    Value for money

    7.5

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    8
    out of 10

    great to look at . needs a deep clean . beds need renewing . needs sound proofing where joined to next door . there tv came thought wall while trying to sleep . did ask them to trun it down they where very rude .

    Confirmed guest, 2018-09-21

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    2018-09-23

    3
    out of 10

    The jam, apple juice etc was a nice thing to receive But the Frig was past it's best (rack in door missing, icebox full of ice and door would not shut.) It needed a deep clean general Beds clean and towels

    Confirmed guest, 2018-08-31

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    2018-09-04

    8
    out of 10

    A very attractive cottage opposite the local church. It has a private walled courtyard and closed to the local MCcolls shop. A fish and chip shop are nearby. 10 mins walk away is a very good pub,the coach and horses. About 20 mins walk away is Woodbridge with its a good,pubs and restaurants.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-05-18

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    2018-05-24

    10
    out of 10

    Excellent well located cottage. Clean and comfortable, well equiped.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-05-04

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    2018-05-05

    10
    out of 10

    Perfect.

    Confirmed guest, 2017-10-07

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    2017-11-04

    8
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    Confirmed guest, 2018-06-22

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    2018-06-24

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