This beautiful 1920s ‘Home In The Clouds’ is considered one of Britain’s tallest cottages – towering 70ft above the panorama.
The house was initially designed for youngsters’s creator and poet Malcolm Mason and lined up an previous water tower, however now it’s the ‘fairytale residence’ of Sylvia Le Comber who has crammed it with 50 stunningly crafted fairies.
The fairies are scattered throughout the landmark home within the Suffolk coastal village of Thorpeness – with a minimum of one being present in every room in tribute to Mrs Mason, who featured them in her writings.
The beautiful 70ft excessive cottage within the Suffolk coastal village of Thorpeness is named the ‘Home within the Clouds’
The 1920s residence, owned by Sylvia Le Comber, was initially designed to cowl up a water tower on the Suffolk coast
The house, considered one of Britain’s tallest cottages, has received its title from towering over each different constructing within the village
The 78-year-old, who makes use of the ‘fairy home’ as her residence, stated: ‘I’ve modified little or no since I purchased the home in 1976. The home seems precisely as was in 1922.’
The house supplies 5 bedrooms – two with double beds, three with twin beds – three bogs, a drawing room, eating room and one room on the prime which is identical width as the bottom of the home.
There may be additionally one acre of personal grounds surrounding the house, which features a tennis court docket. It was inbuilt 1923 to supply Aldringham Mill with water however now could be a ‘household residence’ with spectacular views throughout the coast.
Mrs Le Comber stated the home, which seems out to Aldeburgh and Southwold, was initially transformed from a water tower to a home by the Ogilvie household – farmers who used to personal the Thorpeness village – for Mrs Mason.
The beautiful view from the highest of the 70ft excessive cottage in Thorpeness, which seems out to Aldeburgh and Southwold
The house supplies 5 bedrooms – two with double beds, three with twin beds – and three bogs and a drawing room
The property in Suffolk is now the ‘fairytale residence’ of Sylvia Le Comber who has crammed it with 50 stunningly crafted fairies
Mrs Mason wrote in her e book in regards to the residence ‘the fairies actually personal this home or so the kids say. The truth is, all of them moved in upon the self identical day’. And in tribute to this, Le Comber has stored the fairy theme for the home.
Mrs Le Comber, who has now retired, added: ‘The home was made for Mrs Malcom Mason – she has a e book full of poems all about fairies. She lived there along with her youngsters and was granted it by the Ogilvie household.
‘It’s humorous as a result of the variety of fairies I’ve is consistently rising. Extra fairies maintain arriving on the residence, they only seem hastily as a result of somebody has come spherical and dropped one off.
‘There may be greater than 30 fairies round my home all totally different sizes and shapes as effectively. There are such a lot of I am unable to maintain depend. Individuals who come and keep discover the fairies everywhere in the home and it surprises me as effectively generally.
Fairies that stay in the home in 70ft excessive cottage in Thorpeness, which is named the ‘Home In The Clouds’
Mrs Le Comber, who makes use of the ‘fairy home’ as her residence, stated: ‘I’ve modified little or no since I purchased the home in 1976’
The fairies are scattered throughout the landmark home within the Suffolk coastal village of Thorpeness
A minimum of one of many fairies is present in every room in tribute to previous proprietor Malcolm Mason, who featured them in her writings
‘It is pretty, I’ve large large mushrooms which have grown on the entrance of my home and they’re for the ‘actual’ fairies – effectively that’s what I inform folks. All the kids love the fantasy of the home.
‘They see the mushrooms outdoors the home and picture the fairies flying to the mushrooms.It’s humorous, my house is seen to folks as one other Father Christmas however with fairies as an alternative.’
The grandmother of three stated she was grateful to personal a home which is a well-known landmark – and stated it was nice for when her household come to go to.
Mrs Le Comber, who has now retired, stated: ‘It’s humorous as a result of the variety of fairies I’ve is consistently rising’
There are greater than 30 fairies round the home – ‘all totally different sizes and shapes as effectively’, the proprietor stated
Mrs Le Comber, who lives on the property in Thorpeness, stated there are such a lot of fairies that she ‘cannot maintain depend’
The grandmother of three stated she was grateful to personal a home which is a well-known landmark
Mrs Le Comber, who stated she likes to proceed to gasoline the creativeness of her younger company, added: ‘It’s fairly extraordinary home – it’s simply a tremendous property.It’s a cottage inside – the home could be very excessive upkeep.
‘It’s pretty when the entire household come – it’s a household residence and the home as received footage of us throughout it. If different folks keep on the home they are going to be capable of inform it’s a household residence, I’ve made it that means.
‘It is not your Laura Ashley or Ikea residence. It’s a residence, it’s my residence and it’s there for use.It’s good, heat and cosy.’