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Baye House A Beautiful Georgian Guest House in Co

5 reviews
5 bedrooms and bathroom off the landing
family bathroom with bath and shower
2nd kitchen
TV room
dining seats 10+
Sitting room with sofabed
outside seating
view of St Martins church
Colchester Castle Museum
West Mersea for oysters and fresh seafood
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 15
Colchester, Essex, England
A warm welcome awaits at this charming 7 double bedroom historic house in West Stockwell Street, 'perhaps the most attractive street in Colchester' (Nikolas Pevsner, The Buildings of England 1954). The building dates back to 1600 with later additions in the Georgian period.

We are just steps away from the High Street shops, restaurants and, Colchester Castle and its beautiful landscaped park grounds. Also close by are the museums and First Site Gallery as well as the Mercury Theatre, Arts Centre. We are only a short ride to Colchester Zoo, the general hospital, Essex University and the beautiful Constable Country.
Listing #HL6790628
About the Owner
Anne M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Here is a run down of the bedrooms .All beds are made up with linen, plus towels We have 5 dbls on the first floor with desks, chairs wardrobes and tv's, three at the front and two at the back. Rooms are all large sizes Sea room ..two singles together as one big bed and an extra single bed). With basin Sun room double bed Seagulls double bed ..room for two folding beds Flowers king size double Trees room has a kingsize bed and a single bed. There are 3 folding beds 2 cots and 2 highchairs in closets Loft room 1 has three single beds Loft room 2 has two single beds plus fun mezzanine (child) bed plus folding chair/bed. Two kitchens both with full cooking facilities, crockery, glasses and equipment for a large group with dining ta
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

What a fantastic property! This house is like a time capsule in the most perfect way. Decorated with such flair. Anne was the perfect host and made us feel at home. We had a gathering of 10 girls on a girly weekend and it was...More

Thank Cinders1990
Management response:Responded 23 October 2017

Thank you for being such great guests and your appreciation. Come back for a reunion anytime!

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Baye house. It's a beautiful house with plenty of living areas. There are 5 big bedrooms and 2 smaller twin rooms. There is a beautiful garden with a lovely seated area which would have been great if it hadn't...More

Thank Sarah C
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (17)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(7)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 AM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Groups welcome but not parties. Only the guests booked in are allowed on the property. Guests are welcome to use garden and facilities then at10pm the guests continue to...
    3 Full baths
    7 Twins
    1 King
    2 Queens
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  • Plus £5 Laundry and cleaning per person over 4 people: S$52 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: S$349 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
In the centre of town Baye House is situated in a quaint old street opposite St Martins, a medieval church.

Perfect location for the towns attractions, historical buildings, arts, music, shopping, dining out and vibrant night life.
Getting around
A 15 min ride takes you to West Mersea famous for seafood restaurants, beautiful harbour sunsets and crabbing for the kids and then there is the lovely sandy and craggy beach of East Mersea....there are also the beautiful beach and shops of Frinton and of course the amusements of Clacton pier.

There is a beautiful spa in Thorpe le soken on the way to frinton highly recommend for hen trips and special days out.

Half an hour away takes you to beautiful walks in constable country, pub lunches and the Munnings Museum. Also there is the beautiful historical villages of Long Mielford and Lavenham.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Stansted: 60.0 km
Railway: Colchester North Station : 1.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 40.0 km
By car
Entrance to my street is from the High St
..go towards town centre ..at octagon roundabout take 3rd exit up balkern hill,
...keep left, take 1st exit keep left and take left slip rd into headgate
..keep right straight on at traffic lights then to go to 2nd traffic lights and right into high St...
Turn 1st left by the town hall into west Stockwell St
..go just past pizza express on left SLOWLY and no 62 is the house on left with balconies, opp church.. and can park four cars close together on the forecourt of the 3 garages on right of house.where it says Dutch quarter apartments
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 15.0 km.
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