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Full address:  Cardinal Cottage, Pouy Street, Sibton, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 2JH.


Our self-catering property is a period , timber framed,  semi-detached cottage on two floors.  Living accommodation is on the ground floor, with bedrooms and bathroom on the first floor. We have aimed to provide as much information as possible.  If you have any further queries please contact  us .


For bookings, please contact Jan & Eric Belton, Cardinal House, Pouy Street, Sibton. Tel: 01728 660111 Jan.belton @


A map can be found on our website.  The cottage and car park is approached over a 3m40cm wooden bridge.  There is a five barred gate, width 3m40cm., opening in to the car park.  The car park with space for two cars is laid to shingle.


From the car park two steps,  height step 1 – 1.50m,  step  2 - 2.10m  with a handrail on the right, height 85cm.  The path,  width 60cm,  leads to the patio area and the front door.   The path is 7m long to the front door  The door is wooden, half glazed and there is a threshold step of  4cms.  The front door, width 70cms,  height 1.80m,  hinged on the left, opens into the hall.


The hall is  4.80  x  2.50, ceiling height is 2.10m.             .  Flooring is beige carpet,  walls are cream.  There is a moveable rug. There is a nursing chair, seat height 35cms.            . There is a small wooden table,  height  75cms,  which is movable. There is a door, width 74cms., height 1.80m.  to the kitchen with a 2cm  threshold.  The door is wooden and hinged on the left hand side. There is a door, width 77cms, height 1.82m to the sitting room with a 2cm   threshold.  The door is wooden and hinged on the right hand side.

Sitting room:

The sitting room is  4.10m  x  3.80m,  ceiling height is 2.10m.  Flooring is beige carpet, walls are cream.  There is a moveable rug. There is a sofa, 1.80m wide, seat height is 45cm.           . There is a matching easy chair, which is moveable, seat height 45cm. There is a further easy chair which is moveable, seat height 30cm. There are two walls lights and two spotlights, and a moveable standard lamp. There is a bookcase, with books and information, and in the corner is the television, DVD, and video. There is a piano, with stool and music.  The stool height is 45cm.


The kitchen is  3m x 2.50m,  ceiling height 2.10m.             .  There are four downlights. The units are cream in colour with worktops at a height of 90cms.                      . The flooring is terracotta coloured tiles. The door from the kitchen to the dining room is wooden, width 75cms, height 1.80m and is hinged on the right hand side.

Dining Room:

The dining room is  4.10m x 3.80m, beamed ceiling height of 2.10m. The flooring is beige carpet, the walls are blue. There is a wooden gateleg table and four dining chairs, one extra wooden chair and one rocking chair, all moveable.


The staircase rises from the hall to the landing, completely straight with 11 treads.  The stairs have beige carpet and are 70cms wide and each tread is 20cms deep.                   There is a handrail on the left.


Landing is 2.50m x 2.70m,  with a ceiling height of 1.90m.  There is a small table, height 70cms,  which is moveable.  Wooden doors lead to three bedrooms, and the bathroom. 


Door leading from the landing is 7.50m x 1.80m and hinged on the right, opening into the bathroom. Room is 2.50m x 2.00m,  with a ceiling height of  1.90m .  Flooring is beige tiles. Bathroom suite is white.  Bath height is 50cms, basin is 80cms, w.c. is 40cms.  Shower measures 80cm x 80cm. with a folding door.

Blue Bedroom:

Door opens from the landing, 70cms – 1.80m, hinged on the right and opening into the bedroom. Room is 4.40m x 3.80m,    and is heavily beamed, as is the ceiling. Flooring is wooden boards,  with three rugs which are moveable. There is a king size bed,  height, including mattress  72cms.             . To the sides of the bed are two table with lamps, heights table 1 – 8.70cms, table 2 – 80cms.             . There are eight spotlights in the beams. There is a dressing table with mirror. There is a sofa, width 1.50m, and a moveable easy chair to match, seat height 40cms. There is a pine wardrobe. The bed linen is cotton, the duvet is non-allergic polyester, the pillows are polyester filled.

Green bedroom:

Door opens into bedroom and is 60cms  wide and height of 1.80m.  Room measures   4.40m  x  3.80m , and is heavily beamed, as is the ceiling. The floor is wooden boards, with rugs which are moveable. There are twin antique iron single beds,  width 1.10m, height 66cms. Bedlinen is cotton, with non-allergic polyester duvets.  The pillows are polyester filled.  There are eight spotlights in the beams. There are two bedside tables,  height 70cms . There is a chest of drawers, height 1.10m. There is a pine wardrobe. There is an easy chair, seat height 30cms.

Gold bedroom:

Door opens in the bedroom  and is 70cms  wide and 1.80m in height. Room measures  3m  x  2.50m, with ceiling height of 1.90m. There is one antique iron single bed,   width 1.10m, height 66cms.               . Bedlinen is cotton, with non-allergic duvets.  The pillows are polyester filled. There is a bedside cabinet, height 80cms which is moveable. There is a wall light above the bed. There is a washstand table, height 75cms,  which is moveable. There is a moveable rug and one wooden moveable chair.


The garden is grassed, with plants and flowers.  The path and patio area is level.  There is a garden table and five chairs.  The garden is south facing.