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Willows Barn

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Super kingsize oak bed with view of double sided woodburner
1 of 23Super kingsize oak bed with view of double sided woodburner
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Framlingham, Suffolk, East Anglia, England
Perfect for couples who appreciate the finer things in life. This Visit England accredited 5star barn will delight you for your stay or indeed is a great present for family/friends who appreciate the best too! Willows Barn is a totally private, self catering cottage, set in its own hedged half-acre of garden within the grounds of the owners farmhouse. A three night stay is the minimum break at Willows Barn.

Once walking through the topiary framed gate to this property you enter your own private garden of beautiful Suffolk countryside with long views over fields and magnificent 'big sky' landscape. A tennis court is solely yours to play on during your stay. The spacious hot tub is situated in a private and sheltered nook on the south terrace, just a few paces from the door of the barn and is surrounded by its own decking and s...
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Listing #HL676109
About the Owner
Rosalind S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2013
Interaction with guests
Our guests are free to arrive at any time they wish from 4pm onwards, whether they have the day off to arrive at 4pm or if travelling after work and want to arrive much later in the evening. All access details are contained in our Arrival information and guests can arrive totally independent of the owners which makes for a very relaxing start to a holiday. Rosalind and Kevin are very happy to come and help out with using the hot-tub or the woodburner or indeed anything to do with the barn during guest stays but are equally very low key and will not disturb you during your stay unless you require our assistance. The owners farmhouse is quite a distance from the barn and so your stay is totally private and not overlooked at all.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Posting this on behalf of my mum and dad who recently stayed at the barn and had a wonderful time. We sent my mum and dad to Willows Barn because my partner and I have stayed here many times previously and have always had a...More

Thank J6224GVrobw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for a long weekend anniversary celebration. The owners very kindly left us some cake and an anniversary balloon. We did not however, get the "welcome bottle of wine chilling in the fridge" as promised in one of the many notes that was...More

Thank Trish B
Explorer502591, VR Owner at Willows Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thankyou so much for your review and we are so pleased that you both had a relaxing weekend for your anniversary and that you liked the welcome treats and anniversary balloon. Our sincere apologies that the bottle of wine was omitted from the fridge -...More

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile


Explorer502591, VR Owner at Willows Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago


  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Willows Barn hosts 1 or 2 guests per stay and our insurance does not cover visiting family or friends. Truly a get away from it all destination!
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: R 1 810 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The property itself is situated on a quiet country road overlooking fields and other pretty country properties with big sky views that will literally take your breath away. With a sunny south aspect the barn is nestled into its own half acre within the wonderfully landscaped grounds of a Victorian Farmhouse (which is a long way away from the barn) and catches the most wonderful sunsets to the west which are stunning all year round. The peaceful location and the private secure parking to the property ensures that your stay is interruption free. The garden and grounds to the barn are totally private and so guests are able to switch off from the hectic pace of life (if only just for the length of their break!) and maybe enjoy a game or two of tennis on the barn's own court and relax in... more
Getting around
You can walk into Framlingham to catch the buses to many of the local villages/towns, and onto Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds or Norwich for shopping, theatres etc. Car journeys will take you to all the wonderful sights in Framlingham itself or in Woodbridge or along the heritage coast. We provide useful tourist information leaflets in Willows Barn and a list of places to visit in our Arrival details which we send via email once your holiday is booked.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Stansted: 110.0 km
Railway: Wickham Market (Campsea Ashe): 13.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 80.0 km
Once a booking is made a comprehensive set of travel directions will be sent to you via email as part of our useful Arrival details. We also email you information about Willows Barn itself which our guests tell us is really useful and helps them settle into their holiday quickly. Willows Barn is located about a mile outside of Framlingham and equidistant between Framlingham and Earl Soham and is set well back from a quiet country road, perfect for walking into either town or indeed straight onto the open countryside. You will drive up the first part of our drive and then on your left are two guest bays which are totally private and just for guest use. Then it is through the Willows Barn gate onto the private terrace and barn itself.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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