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Newly converted barn in a beautiful setting. Ideal for the Heritage Coast

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 538 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Open plan kitchen,dining living, double and 2 single bedded room with ensuites

Willow farm cottage is situated down a quiet lane in the hamlet of Lower Ufford and overlooking water meadows. There are 2 great pubs within walking distance and extensive gardens and plentiful wild life.

The cottage was newly refurbished in 2016 with 2 ensuite bedrooms, and on the ground floor an open plan, high ceilinged living space. This comprises of kitchen/dining and living room with overall dimensions 30ft by 16ft. This area opens onto south facing decking and extensive gardens which we encourage you to enjoy. Whether for a bbq and sunbathing, children running around, or enjoying the barn owl and wildlife, the garden is a delight.

Lower Ufford is within easy reach of the Heritage Coast which comprises Woodbridge, Aldeburgh, Orford, Snape, Dunwich and Southwold.

Woodbridge is 3 miles away, a small market town with bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and individual outlets situated on the banks of the river Deben.

Hosts, Andrew and Ann, have been involved in the letting business for more than 10 years and are only too happy to help and advise you on anything which could enhance your holiday. At the same time we respect your privacy.

Please note that we do not accept dogs.

More Details

Owner
Andrew and Ann Gilmour
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
4 August, 2017

About Andrew and Ann Gilmour

Andrew and Ann bought and refurbished Willow Farm and its outbuildings 30 years ago. It has been an ongoing labour of love for us. The cottage shares 4 acres of grounds and was completely refurbished in 2015.

We like to see our guests enjoy Willow Farm, the village and surrounding area. We respect your privacy but can provide you with any information you may need to enhance your stay

Andrew and Ann Gilmour purchased this barn in 1986

Why Andrew and Ann Gilmour chose Suffolk

Our guests love the outlook from the cottage over the water meadows and the south and west facing aspects. With the ability to walk to 2 local pubs for a drink or great food and enjoy the picturesque and quiet location.

Woodbridge is a short drive away for restaurants, cinema and riverside walks. For the more adventurous it is a lovely walk to Woodbridge along the river and a short taxi ride back after supper!

Less than 20 minutes away is the famed Heritage coast where most visitors enjoy Orford, Snape, Aldeburgh, Thorpe Ness, Dunwich, Southwold and Framlingham.

What makes this barn unique

The cottage is nestled in the extensive gardens of Willow farm. Our guests appreciate the spacious cottage and the balance between an old barn and a contemporary finish. They comment on the efforts we have made to cater for their every need.

Walking around the area of the village is a joy and there are 2 great pubs serving food a short walk away.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Woodbridge in Suffolk Coastal District

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Attached to bedroom 1
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , attached to bedroom 2
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , This is a downstair toilet facility. Toilet and hand basin
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , with ensuite
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , With attached ensuite
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Newly converted barn in a beautiful setting. Ideal for the Heritage Coast
average rating of 4.95 based on 20 reviews
5

Charming stay

  • 5 of 5

Willow farm is a charming stay in beautiful grounds. The barn is very welcoming and cosy with all the facilities that you could ask for whilst the gardens leave lots to explore and discover. The bedrooms are light and comfortable and relaxing with the added luxury of ensuite bathrooms. Andrew and Ann are lovely hosts with lots of local advice and knowledge. Would recommend a stay here to anyone and am hoping to book again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

A Really Lovely Experience

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful hosts, wonderful location and a wonderfully comfortable property.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

Perfect hideaway!

  • 5 of 5

Booked this to coincide with my birthday (of a certain age!), together with my wife, sister and her husband, and couldn't have found anywhere nicer! A perfect rural retreat, set in extensive grounds with pond, wooden bridge, meadows, resident rabbits, and cuckoo! The five minute walk through fields and churchyard to the local watering hole, is an added bonus! The property has everything you could possibly need, and the owners, Andrew and Anne couldn't have been more helpful, with plenty of advice on places to visit, eat etc. One week wasn't long enough but, despite managing to visit Aldeburgh, Southwold and Walberswick, Woodbridge, Lavenham, Sutton Hoo and Flatford, you could easily just spend the whole time relaxing here, though it is an ideal base for exploring the Suffolk countryside and coast. Would certainly like to come again!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

Idyllic location. A wonderful, peaceful week's holiday with plenty to do in the vicinity.

  • 5 of 5

The barn was excellent in every way. Fitted out to meet every requirement. The 'tourist' information was most helpful and we used its recommendations to the full.

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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5

Superb Accomodation

  • 5 of 5

We have rented many properties over the years and the Barn is up there with the best. Very well equipped and super clean.

Ideally positioned for discovering Suffolk. Very quite with lovely views across to the village, plus a nice walk to the local pub. Plenty of wildlife within the grounds.

A guide to the local footpaths/bridleways would be very useful as they are extensive.

Overall 10/10

  • Review Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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5

Amazing barn

  • 5 of 5

We had the most amazing stay the barn is very clean and perfectly furnished with everything u need, we meet Ann on arrival she was lovely and very helpful, this is the most beautiful place I have been we really didn't want to leave, the kids loved it too.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Stansted
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Ufford White Lion
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Felixstowe
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Ufford Park Hotel and Golf Club
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Melton
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Ufford Crown
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Wherstead
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Ramsholt
Car: recommended

Guests generally enjoy the coastal strip of Suffolk known as 'The Heritage Coast'. Whether you are a couple, a family, sports or wildlife enthusiasts, foodies or culture vultures, young or old there is plenty for you.

If you have questions, specific to the cottage, local area or your interests, do ask. We have lived here for 30years so have lots of information to share!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday barn in Woodbridge, East of England

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer
17 Jul 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£405
for 3 nights
From
£135
£900
 
 
Autumn
17 Sep 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£800
 
 
Christmas/New year
19 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
£860
£3,000
 
 
Late winter 18
3 Jan 2018 - 10 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
£600
 
 
autumn 18
18 Sep 2018 - 15 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£405
for 3 nights
From
£135
£900
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
£552
£2,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.
For direct information mail Andrew at andrewgwillowfarm@gmail.com

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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