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The Dog & Pheasant Cottage is a charming Grade II Listed thatched cottage built in 1750.  It retains much of its original character and period features, with modern facilities, having been recently refurbished to a high standard.  


The cottage offers a comfortable base for familes, couples and small groups.  The cottage is non-smoking, but pets are welcome by arrangement and offers ample off road parking.  The ground floor of the cottage has an open plan living space comprising a well equiped kitchen with electric cooker, microwave oven, fridge freezer, pine dining table with 6 chairs and dresser.  The cosy lounge area is furnished with a sofa, 2 armchairs, coffee table and TV with freeview and DVD.  The double bedrrom with en-suite shower room is accessed from the lounge.  A narrow winding staircase leads to the large first floor bedroom containing 3 single beds, double wardrobe, set of drawers and bedside tables.  An attractive fenced, south facing patio style garden is at the front of the cottage.  All linen, duvet and towels are provided.


The Cottage is siutated in the village of East Mersea between the Colne and Blackwater estuaries.  The cottage is set in countrysie adjoining the Public House and restaurant, is half a mile from the village shop and Post Office and approximately 1 mile from the beach.  Local actviites include bird watching a nearby nature reserves, fishing, walking, water sports and beaches.  Estuary views offer interesting subjects for photographers and artists.  Historic Colchester  with its castle, park and gardens, museums, shopping centre and zoo is within easy reach.