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Beautiful 15th Century barn

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Mark And Claire

Beautiful 15th Century barn

4 guests4 beds1 bathroom
4 guests
4 beds
1 bathroom
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Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
90% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

A wonderful open plan 15th century barn with stone floors, beams, a wood burner and fitted kitchen. Set in the grounds of a Grade 2 listed farmhouse nestled on the Essex and Suffolk borders. A peaceful and relaxing place with brilliant access.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 double bed,1 sofa bed


Step-free access to the bedroom
Extra space around bed



108 reviews
Nancy User Profile
July 2019
Lovely converted barn right in perfect location for out various outings in Suffolk and Essex. Claire was very welcoming and friendly Thanks for having us
John User Profile
June 2019
My daughter and Son in Law loved it
Mark And Claire User Profile
Response from Mark And Claire:
Lovely to have them stay, welcome back any time!
June 2019
Annie User Profile
June 2019
Great retreat, quiet, private and Close to Colchester and Ipswich. Theres a great restaurant The Crown close by for ambiance food and service. Boot sale on the Sunday morning close by. The room is great for families and pets. Very comfy bed and all mod coms. Liaison with…
Mark And Claire User Profile
Response from Mark And Claire:
Great to have you stay - so pleased it worked so well For you. Welcome back anytime !
June 2019
Dani User Profile
June 2019
Lovely surroundings, very responsive host. Comfortable bed, plenty of hot water. We enjoyed our stay thank you.
Mark And Claire User Profile
Response from Mark And Claire:
Really pleased you had such a good stay, you are welcome back anytime!
June 2019
Adam User Profile
June 2019
Great open plan barn. Set in beautiful country side. Everything you need for a break away. Mark and Claire were very friendly too. Will stay again for sure.
Mark And Claire User Profile
Response from Mark And Claire:
Great to have you stay. Welcome back anytime!
June 2019
Hugh User Profile
May 2019
I stayed with my children and the whole experience surpassed my expectations. Mark and Claire were great hosts, great facilities at the farm that I was unaware of beforehand and Claire responded promptly (and in person) to the couple of queries I had during my stay. We…
Mark And Claire User Profile
Response from Mark And Claire:
It was great to have you all stay, lovely to see how you all enjoyed farm life so much too! Welcome back anytime, it is always a joy to have guests stay who love our rural life here!
May 2019
Honey User Profile
May 2019
We had such a lovely visit Claire and Mark was warm welcoming and helpful hosts My 7year old son has fallen in love with the place and the chickens. The barn is basic but has all you could need and the farm is a little sanctuary. There is a car boot sale just of the beaten…
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Response from Mark And Claire:
Great having you guys stay. So pleased you had such a good time. You are welcome back anytime ! Fresh eggs waiting !
May 2019

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Essex, United KingdomJoined in February 2012
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187 Reviews
We have created Sharksfin, the Haywain, the Cornfield and the hut as really user friendly fun holiday homes. Whether you are coming as a group of 8 students chilling out after exams or a couple for a special romantic weekend away - they are perfect. A family bringing your boat…
Interaction with guests
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Check-in time is 2PM - 10PM and check out by 10AM
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