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Aerial view of patio and bbq area
Heated pool and pool house at Pollards Cross
Dining area for 16 at Pollards Cross
Kitchen at Pollards Cross
Formal dining room at Pollards Cross
Pollards Cross - patio with outside seating and BBQ
East parterre at Pollards Cross
Master bedroom at Pollards Cross
Master bedroom - another view
Sitting room at Pollards Cross
2nd Master Bedroom
Sitting room
Lower kitchen dining area at Pollards Cross
Pollards Cross - upper area of the kitchen
Pool and pool house
Heated pool and pool house at Pollards Cross
Dining area for 16 at Pollards Cross
Kitchen at Pollards Cross
Formal dining room at Pollards Cross

Tudor Manor, Hempstead, Saffron Walden, North Essex

Sleeps 2 - 20 8 Bedrooms 25 Dining

Tudor country holiday house near Saffron Walden sleeping 20 with a pool and tennis, for family holidays and weekends

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Tudor Manor, Hempstead, Saffron Walden, North Essex, sleeps 2 - 20 in 8 bedrooms.

This is a Tudor country house sleeping up to 25 (when using guest beds too). A wonderful venue for family holidays. 2 night minimum stay, except for Bank Holidays, Christmas and New Year where there is a minimum of either 3 or 4 night stays.

Relax in the low-beamed sitting room, where the 48-inch TV and sound system are among many modern comforts making this Tudor gem as comfortable as it is beautiful. At mealtimes, master the Aga and the Miele oven in the dining kitchen, enjoy more formal suppers in the traditional Tudor dining room, or gather round the huge outdoor table. Climb the stairs to charming bedrooms with luxury bathrooms tucked into quirky spaces, where exposed beams meet wet-room showers and modern free-standing baths.

Enjoy your stay here, especially In the peaceful formal gardens where box hedges create structure and summer roses scent the air. While the sun shines, grab your rackets for tennis or don your togs for a dip in the pool, which is heated from mid April to mid September.

Out and about, enjoy country walks along Dick Turpin’s Trail, a trip to London, or a punt down the river in Cambridge. Or visit spectacular Audley End House. Nearby Saffron Walden offers an array of independent shops and welcoming restaurants.

With accommodation for up to 20 guests in the main house, plus additional accommodation in the Coach House 12 feet away from the main house, this house ticks all the boxes for a well-deserved holiday with lots to do - or the chance to do nothing at all.  Please contact me for an exact price, this depends on how many people are visiting and how your group is made up, ie couples/singles/children etc.  The main house accommodates up to 20 people depending if you are able to share rooms. Prices are based on 16 people only.


Dog Friendly

Pets permitted only upon request. Not allowed on furniture or carpeted areas.


WiFi is available and free.


The kitchen is fully equipped for all your needs. Everyone loves the Aga and gathering around the huge island. Perfect for big families.

Dining Room

You can either dine in the lower part of the kitchen which seats 14 people or use the formal dining room which can seat 10 people.

Sitting Room

Huge sitting room with an inglenook fireplace. 48” curved television with DVD will keep you entertained after a luxurious day by the pool.

TV and Music Facilities

48" TV with DVD in sitting room.

Games Room

Ping pong table outside.

Heating and Open Fires

The house is heated by oil central heating and the kitchen has the benefit of an Aga.


6 bedrooms in main house: 3 superking (2 with extra single), 2 king (1 with extra single), 1 double. 2 more in Coach House: king, triple (singles).


All linen is provided. Please note that towels are only provided for stays exceeding two nights.


Family bathroom and wet room plus a further wet room and additional bathroom. Downstairs loo, shower room in pool house. Shower room in Coach House.

Children's Facilities

Cots and high chairs available together with children’s plates. Changing and bath mats and basin step.


Coal barbecues available. Seating outside on the patio for 20 people. Reclining chairs by the pool.

Swimming Pool

Heated to 28 degrees between mid April and mid September, weather permitting. Hot tub - there is an additional charge of £150 for use of the hot tub


Parking for 10 cars.


Strictly no smoking in the property.

Booking Information

Check in at 3pm. Check out at 10am.
2 night minimum. Bank Holidays, Christmas and New Year are minimum of either 3 or 4 night stays. Cautionary deposit of £1,000 required on booking; refundable, providing no damage or additional cleaning.

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Pollards Cross, Essex

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Weekly Price
From £8700
2 Night Weekend
From £3300
3 Night Weekend
From £4700

Late Deals

August 2024 Late Deals

7 nights £9000 19-26 August 2024


Located in the stunning North Essex village of Hempstead, the birthplace of Dick Turpin the notorious highwayman. Surrounded by rolling countryside and many gorgeous walks.

  • The nearest town is the Georgian market town of Saffron Walden which is a must to visit. It is also the home of the stunning Audley End House.
  • The nearest shop and a petrol station and post office is in the next village of Steeple Bumpstead.
  • The nearest pub and eatery is in Radwinter - less than 5 minutes drive away from the house. Great food and a wonderful ambience awaits.
  • The nearest airport is Stansted airport being approximately 25 minutes drive from the house.
  • The nearest train station is Audley End House which is approximately 50 minutes away from Liverpool Street station. The station is approximately 15 minutes drive away from Pollards Cross.
  • The nearest bus can be taken from the bottom of the hill and takes about 5 minutes to walk down to from the house.

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