The Oakes

Little Wratting, Haverhill

Property Reference: BUQ
  • Sleeps10
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms4
  • Grade4 Star rating
Swimming pool Exterior Living room Dining room Kitchen Double bedroom Double bedroom Bedroom Bathroom Sitting-out-area Exterior Exterior

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Availability & Price

Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

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Unavailable days

2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Call us on 0345 268 0760.

Property Features

  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / PatioEnclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • BroadbandBroadband
  • Swimming PoolSwimming Pool
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Boasting its own indoor heated swimming pool, this large, child-friendly, detached house, with the owner conveniently living on site, offers comfortable well-furnished accommodation; the French doors from the pool lead to the fully enclosed garden with a summerhouse and views over farmland. An ideal holiday venue for a family celebration or a get together with friends, The Oakes is conveniently situated in the village of Little Wratting close to the borders of Essex, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire - the best of East Anglia is all nearby. Within easy reach are Newmarket for a day at the races or a visit to the National Horseracing Museum; the historic city of Cambridge for a day exploring the famous colleges, museums and galleries, or punting on the River Cam; the Imperial War Museum at Duxford and Linton Zoo. The nearby town of Haverhill has a leisure centre, cinema, golf course and major retail outlets.
The Oakes is convenient for the town of Bury St Edmunds where guests can visit the cathedral and abbey gardens or enjoy a play in the Georgian playhouse, built in 1819. Also within easy driving distance are the picturesque villages of Clare, Lavenham and Long Melford, and the town of Sudbury (home of Gainsborough). There are several NT properties in the area including Ickworth House and Kentwell Hall.
The city of London is an hour away if visitors would like to spend a day in the vibrant capital. The Oakes is also conveniently located for Stanstead airport. Shops and pub ½ mile.

Large living room with French doors. Large dining room. Large kitchen with TV and tiled floor. Utility. TV/playroom. Separate toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with 6ft bed, TV, additional pull-out bed (for +1 child), dressing area and en-suite shower room with double shower cubicle and toilet. Double bedroom with TV/DVD and en-suite shower room with double shower cubicle and toilet. Two further double bedrooms, each with TV; one with additional single (for +1 child). Fully-tiled bathroom with separate shower cubicle and toilet.

  • Electricity and full gas central heating included (November - March £75per week, £35 per short break)
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Cot
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Seven TVs
  • DVD
  • CD
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Broadband connection
  • Enclosed lawned garden with summerhouse and furniture
  • Ample parking
  • Private, heated, indoor swimming pool (29ft 6in x 14ft 9in, depth 3ft to 5ft) with shower and changing facilities
  • No smoking
  • NB: 5 steps in garden

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. The property was really left like a home and we felt at home. The owners had taken care and love to decorate the whole property it is a beautiful house. March 2012.
  2. Large size. Lots of homely touches. Owners had left their plentiful Christmas decorations up which was a real bonus. Swimming pool, jacuzzi and pool sitting areas were the best we had come across. Very kind and helpful owners. Dec 2010.
  3. Spacious, clean and comfortable. Oct 2010.
  4. We appreciated all the little extras left by the owner - pool towels, towelling dressing gowns, toiletries, washing up liquid, soap, dishwasher tablets etc. etc. Oct 2010.
  5. The property was very clean and tidy, plenty of bedding and towels were provided. There was plenty of room in all of the rooms, and the pool was great. Sept 2010.
  6. The property was extremely spacious and comfortable with very good facilities. The indoor pool was most enjoyable and made good use of! Aug 2010.
  7. Clean, roomy, pool nicer than appeared in brochure. Very geared up for young children. July 2010.
  8. The Oakes is of the highest quality, everything you need is to hand. The quality of furnishings both inside and outside the property i.e garden summer house and poll is superb. It has a real sense of being a family home. July 2010.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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