STUNNING LAKESIDE LODGE IN THE HEART OF THE ESSEX COUNTRYSIDE The log cabin completed in 2016 offers delightful accommodation and is approached down a country track through woods and sits on the edge of the lake surrounded by trees and offers wonderful views in a peaceful location. Situated close to Colchester with thriving high street and a stunning castle the property is in the heart of the Essex countryside. Take a trip on the Colne Valley Stream Railway or visit Colchester Zoo Layer Marney Tower and the gate house to what would have been Henry VIII royal residence. No trip to Essex would be complete without a trip to the coast Frinton on Sea Clacton or cross the strood to Mersea Island famous for Rock Oysters great seafood restaurants and sailing. For shopping head to Colchester and Freeport at Braintree. Leisure facilities: fishing is available by arrangement with the owner. Guest entering this spacious lodge into a spacious light and airy open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area with views onto the lake a well equipped kitchen having and electric oven and hob with extractor fridge freezer and dishwasher the dining area with table and chairs the lounge area perfect for relaxing comfortable sofas a woodburner (complimentary 1st basket of logs included) for those chilly eveningsin front of the TV/DVD. There are two bedrooms on the ground floor a king size bedroom and a twin bedroom. Stairs lead to a mezzanine level with a twin bedroom. Outside: A decked area with garden furniture. Wood fired hot tub Views over the lake. Off-road parking. Additional info: please note the property is situated on an unfenced lake so care should be taken at all times.