Exterior | The Brake Wagon, Halstead
Living area | The Brake Wagon, Halstead

The Brake Wagon

  • Sleeps up to 2
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Up to 0 pets allowed
Car parking on site
Quirky, unusual stylish brake wagon set in beautiful countryside, a real gem of a getaway!
7 steps to entrance.
All on the Ground Floor:
Open plan living space.
Living area: Smart TV
Dining area.
Kitchen area: Electric Hob, Combi Microwave/Oven/Grill, Fridge, Dishwasher
Bedroom: Double (4ft 6in) Bed
Shower Room: Cubicle Shower, Heated Towel Rail, Toilet
Air source heat pump central heating and air conditioning, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Welcome pack. Grounds with sitting-out area and barbecue. Private parking for 1 car. No smoking. Please note: No children under 5 years old.
Nestled in the heart of the picturesque countryside near Halstead, Essex, this unique one-bedroom brake carriage offers an idyllic retreat for those seeking a peaceful and enchanting holiday escape.
This beautifully restored carriage seamlessly combines modern comfort with rustic charm, providing a unique and memorable experience. As you approach the property, you’ll be greeted by the tranquillity of the surrounding landscape, with lush greenery creating a serene backdrop. The carriage, meticulously renovated to the highest standards, stands as a testament to both elegance and history. Step inside, and you’ll find a tastefully decorated living space that exudes warmth and sophistication. The open-plan living area is bathed in natural light, creating an inviting atmosphere. The living room features a comfortable sofa and tasteful decor that perfectly complements the carriage’s original features. For those warmer days, the carriage boasts air conditioning to ensure a refreshing escape from the summer heat and a warm inviting space in the cooler weather Whether you’re curled up with a book or enjoying a cool breeze through the open windows, every moment in this carriage is designed for your comfort. The well-appointed kitchen is equipped with modern appliances and all the necessities for preparing gourmet meals. Enjoy your culinary creations at the dining table, surrounded by the rustic charm. The spacious bedroom is a sanctuary of luxury, featuring a sumptuous king-size bed adorned with high-quality linens. Wake up to stunning views of the countryside and let the tranquil surroundings set the tone for a relaxing day ahead.
Step outside onto the private balcony, where you can savour a morning coffee or unwind with a glass of wine as you bask in the beauty of the Essex countryside. There is also a sitting-out area with a BBQ. The expansive grounds shared by another property invite you to explore and connect with nature, offering a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. Situated just a short drive from Halstead, you’ll have easy access to charming local shops, restaurants, and attractions. A visit to Hedingham Castle is a great day out. For a day at the coast, a trip to Mersea will not disappoint. Mersea gets cut off for about an hour when there is a very high tide, usually once a month, so it’s worthwhile checking the tides, all adding to the uniqueness and charm. Why not visit Mersea Island vineyard and brewery where a beer festival is held at Easter and you can buy real ale, wines, and even Mersea Island gin? The Mersea Regatta, which has been running since 1838, is held every August and should not be missed.


Detached Property
Fishing Nearby
Golf nearby
Historical Property
Newly Listed Property
Parking - On Site
Romantic Getaways
Shower Cubicle
Unique Cottages
Welcome Pack


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 16:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • No pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please