Eve's Cottage, Theberton

Charming Eve's cottage, close to RSPB Minsmere and Eastbridge in a tucked away position along a country lane.  Walk from the door to unspoilt Suffolk countryside.

Eve's Cottage was owned by Lady Eve Balfour, pioneer organic farmer and founder of The Soil Association... read more about her here.

Room By Room

Entrance Lobby:
With doors to Shower Room and Kitchen/Breakfast Room.

Shower Room:
WC, basin and shower unit. Ceramic tiled floor.

Kitchen/breakfast room:
Newly fitted kitchen in 2016 with all modern appliances incl. electric cooker, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge with freezer compartment. Fitted units. Exposed beams. Wood laminate floor. Dining table with chairs.

Leading  to:

Living Room:
Large living  room with exposed beams and solid wood floor. Inglenook fireplace with brick hearth and wood burning stove. Comfortable Sofa and two arm chairs. Storage cupboard. TV with Freeview. Views to front garden.

Stairs from Living Room to Bedrooms:

Bedroom 1:
Beamed double room. Chest of drawers. Access to airing cupboard. Country views.

Bedroom 2:
Beamed twin bedroom with two single beds. Chest of drawers. Double aspect. Access to airing cupboard. Views over garden.


Large front garden (not enclosed) with garden furniture. Lawn, hedging and shrubs. 

Outside Storage:
Storage area to side of property for cycles.


Accommodation Features

Sleeps: 4
Number of Bedrooms: 2
No. of Ensuite Bathrooms: 0
No. of Family Bathrooms: 1
Bed Linen Supplied: True
Towels Supplied: True
Change Over Day: Friday
Short Breaks: True
Cot Available: False
High Chair: False
Open Fire: False
Wood Burning Stove: True
Washing Machine: True
Tumble Dryer: False
Washer Dryer Combo: False
Microwave: True
Fridge with Freezer Compartment: True
Fridge Freezer: False
Fridge: False
Freezer: False
Dishwasher: True
Iron and Ironing Board: True
Hair Dryer: False
TV With Freeview: True
DVD: True
Heating Configuration: Oil
Central Heating: True
WiFi: True
Dogs Allowed: True
Number of Dogs Allowed: 1
Parking: Off-Road
Garden Furniture: True
Dog Friendly:

Guest reviews

  • A lovely little cottage in a beautiful setting and it has exceeded our expectations.  Thank you for the welcome hamper, especially the cake.. a lovely touch and very much appreciated.

    A super holiday and enjoyed reliving some childhood memories. HA April 2017


    Thank you for the welcome pack, cake so good! Well positioned cottage for beaches and villages, Eels Foot pub so close and excellent.  Aldeburgh, Southwold, Framlingham, Westleton visits all good. Lovely county - one of our favourites.  MF August 2016


    A beautiful location in a stunning area of the world, we were here for work but the cottage and its surrounds provided a welcome retreat from the demands of the job, thank you.  TI, September 2016


    Everything was great, thanks DW April 2016

Local Area

Pub: Eels Foot at Eastbridge and The Lion at Theberton are both within walking distance. Country pubs!

Shop: You can walk across the fields to Reckford Roost farm shop and cafe at Middleton, with much local produce and Jenny's home cooking on offer!

Beach: Nearest beaches are Dunwich and Sizewell, just a few minutes away by car.

Other Local Attractions:

There are many local attractions nearby, historic villages, seaside towns, wonderful country pubs and restaurants. 

Eels Foot Inn, Eastbridge

The Lion, Theberton

Reckford Roost, Middleton

Booking Conditions

  1. A booking deposit of 25% of the rental fee is payable if the booking is made more than 6 weeks before the start of the rental. This deposit must be paid within 5 days of your booking. The balance of the rental cost is payable 6 weeks before the arrival date. For bookings made less than 6 weeks before the commencement date the full rental amount is required.
  2. All cancellations must be notified in writing. The agent will endeavor to re-let the cottage. If successful the client will be refunded, but if not all monies paid by the client shall be forfeited. We recommend cancellation insurance to cover this.
  3. Bookings run from 3pm on the day of arrival to 10am on the day of departure, unless stated differently on an individual property page. The client is responsible for leaving the accommodation in good order and in the same clean condition as they found it. The client undertakes to pay for any breakages or damage, requiring replacement or repair, and for any extra cleaning costs on departure.A Security Deposit of £100 is payable at the time when the balance or full payment is made for the rental, and will be refunded to you once the housekeeper’s check has been made on your departure.
  4. Only those named on the reservation form may use the accommodation. Subletting or assignment is not permitted.
  5. The owners cannot accept any responsibility for loss or damage to client’s baggage or personal effects. We recommend insurance to cover this.
  6. Whilst every effort is made to ensure that equipment in the property is in working order, occasionally breakdowns occur. The client is requested to inform the owner should this happen, so repairs or remedial action can be initiated promptly.
  7. Smoking is not permitted inside any property by law. 
  8. One small, well-behaved dog is allowed by prior arrangement with the agent, and the charge is £20 per week or short stay. A dog is not allowed on beds or furniture of a property and must not be left unattended at any time.
  9. It is the client’s responsibility to supervise children at all times. The owners accept no responsibility for any accident, injury or sickness howsoever caused.