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Granary Barn

Stonham Aspal, Suffolk, England

Beautiful cottage with exposed wooden beams offers the perfect place for rest and relaxation near Stowmarket. Dogs welcome!

Originally a grain barn and now a gorgeous cottage with private enclosed garden for 2 near Stonham Aspal, this property is the perfect place to enjoy some peace and tranquility. 

Inside you can find a gorgeous farmhouse style open plan living arrangement with fully equipped galley kitchen, cosy lounge with dining table and comfy sofa, the perfect place to relax and snuggle up to your loved one. Here you can enjoy the free wifi, make use of the TV and DVD player or simply sit back and feel the warmth of the log burner. This cottage has stunning explosed oak beams throughout so manages to combine the feeling of openness with cosiness in a very unique way. From the living area you can climb the hand-made timber staircase to the lovely mezzanine level bedroom with stunning countryside views and its modern ensuite shower room.

Outside you have a huge, fully enclosed private garden laid mainly to lawn, with a patio and BBQ with table and chairs for al fresco dining. Why not bring your doggy friend with you, it will love the space and the local walks too! 

Locally there is plenty to see and do with the coast and 2 areas of outstanding beauty just a short half-hour drive away. The waterfront at Ipswich offers bars and restaurants galore for those who don't want to cook, whilst the 12th century Framlingham Castle offers regular shows and exhibitions plus a cafe! 

There are short and long break stays available with 2 or 3 night weekends with Friday arrivals, 4 night midweek breaks with Monday arrivals and 5 night midweek breaks with Sunday arrivals. Full weeks or fortnight stays can commence on Fridays, Mondays or Sundays.

Minimum price per night is £136 when staying for a week in low season. In August a 2-night weekend break with Friday arrival costs £289 per night.

Up to 3 dogs welcome in the property with a charge of £15 each per stay to cover cleaning. 

Room Types

Double Ensuite

Nearest Airport/s

Norwich