Lord Mayors Cottage is a 14th century thatch cottage with extensive grounds including a formal garden, a secret garden and a woodland garden which backs on to the river Lark where we have fishing rights and a punt for your use.The cottage was built for the Lord Mayors of London at the time, and he used the cottage as a half way stop off, from London to Norwich and it is said he had a mistress at the cottage to welcome him.
Our rooms both have view of the garden and there is a separate door for your own use to wonder around the grounds.Our Blue Room is a standard double room with views of the terrace and pond ,with a vanity unit ,free wifi, flat screen tv, tea/coffee facilities,fresh flowers,towels,robes,100% cotton sheets. The Green Room is a luxurious double with a king size bed,views of the formal garden,with a vanity unit, flat screen tv, wifi,tea/coffee facilities,towels,robes,and fresh flowers to greet you.The large family bathroom is shared - with shower,basin and wc.We have a formal dining room where we serve a full english breakfast, however if you have any dietary needs we will do our utmost to accomodate you.On arrival we offer you tea or coffee in the garden, weather permitting, or in the dining room or your room - free of charge.The facilities we offer as extra to be book in advance are, Beauty treatments,fruit bowls, evening meals,chocolates, bouquets and dinner parties.You can find us on the A11 between Bury St Edmunds and Newmarket, we are 1hour 15 from London via M11,A11 and 40 minuits to Norwhich. The village of Barton Mills has two pubs; one is a "drinking" pub and the other has a restaurant and bar menu which are both very good. Both pubs are about three minutes walking distance from us. There are lots of cycle routes in the village and surrounding areas.Mildenhall is only only 2miles away and has an open market on a Friday, it also has a number of shops and good Chinese and Indian restaurants. We look forward to welcoming you to our home.