Local Area Information
How to find us:
We are situated on the A134 five miles south of Sudbury, Suffolk. Eight miles north of Colchester, Essex. On the outskirts of the beautiful village of Assington.
Look for the giant white water tower ! at the bottom of our garden. We are between the villages of Newton Green and Leavenheath.
Major roads around us are:
A14 - within 30 minutes A12 - within 30 minutes
M25 - within 1 hour M11 - within 45 minutes
London-Stansted Airport - within 45 minutes. Harwich - 30minutes ( Port to Hook of Holland)
Local Area Information
If you are visiting the area, here are some of our local attractions: The village of Assington on the edge of the Essex/Suffolk border. Colchester is the oldest recorded town in England and has
a wealth of history for you to explore, including the Norman Castle build on the foundations of the Roman temple of Claudius. All the larger department stores can be found in Colchester.
Along with one of the finest educational Zoo's in the country. A 30 minute drive east will take you to the coast line including Harwich which is a direct link to Holland.
Our local famous artist "John Constable " painter of the " Haywain" can be found at Dedham and surrounding villages. The flourishing town of Ipswich which is 25 minutes way and also boasts a good selection of department stores and out of town retail parks. Famous in history for it's wool trade exports to Europe, thanks to the River Orwell. Which now sports the Orwell Bridge and again the beautiful Suffolk coast line with shingle beaches takes in some of the best views in the country.
The market town of Sudbury is the birth place of another famous artist Thomas Gainsborough. Sudbury is a picturesque traditional Suffolk town with a warm Suffolk friendliness.
On the outskirts of Sudbury is Kentwell Hall at Long Melford, a beautiful Tudor mansion.
A little further away Bury. St Edmunds a slightly large market town with it's own cathedral and a history connected to the wool trade as many of the small towns in the area.
Welland timber www.wellandtimber.co.ukBy far our most popular range are our Catteries! - we have been manufacturing and installing these for over 17 years, and in that time have built over 3300 units at over 200 sites throughout the UK, not to mention the Isle of Man and Israel
Catplay Stations www.catplay-stations.com
Outdoor & indoor scratching cat frames made from scratch....Family run business dedicated to the well being and health of felines
Ardmore Veterinary Group www.ardmorevets.co.uk
A two centre companion animal
veterinary practice, we have been established in Sudbury Suffolk for over forty
years offering veterinary services to Sudbury
and the surrounding villages on the Suffolk and Essex border.
The feline advisory bureau is a charity dedicated to promoting the wellbeing and welfare of cats through improved feline knowledge, to helps us all care better for our cats.
PETLOG www.thekennelclub.org.uk/caring/petlog.htmlPetlog is the vital link in getting lost pets home.
AUTO INNOVATIONS of Sudbury www.autoinnovations.co.uk
Chris & staff kindly designed ourdisplay boarding at Jasspurr Boarding Cattery.