The scenery seems plucked from Constable. But other parts of High Barn in deepest Suffolk are modern classics: the hot tub to lounge and laze, the satellite TV for family movies, the wifi for keeping in touch, and the crackling woodburner for evenings of long drinks and happy chatter.
If Constable could somehow drop by, though, he’d approve of the vaulted ceilings, the inglenook fireplace and the exposed beams. Even the two acres of grounds seem to be a tribute to the rural pastures that he captured on canvas. Today, though, you’ll probably prefer to pop a cork on the patio rather than paint the landscape.
Outside, the hot tub’s bubbling, the sun is out and the barbecue is ready. As it sizzles, the kids can shoot some pool in the games room or play ping-pong on the patio. High Barn is made for making memories. Maybe you’ll even be inspired to commit them to canvas, Constable-style.
Make the most of the six person hot tub in the garden. A great treat after a long day exploring the Suffolk countryside.
There are two patio areas and a spacious courtyard, all spaces are perfect for al fresco dining with the family on a summers evening.
High Barn is set amongst two acres of private gardens and grounds, and you are free to explore and enjoy during your stay.
High Barn is framed with exposed beams. The vaulted ceiling in the living room gives a warm welcome all year round, and the wood burners in the large inglenook fireplaces will keep your toes toasty in the depths of winter.
Enjoy a game of pool, chess or Karaoke in the spacious games room or table tennis outside on the patio, there is something at High Barn for all of the family to enjoy.
The large dining room has seating for up to 22 guests to eat together, and has beautiful views out across the gardens. The double french doors lead out to the garden patio, for pre dinner drink or al fresco dining.
The traditional kitchen has a large range cooker and a breakfast dining area for smaller meals during your stay.
There are two garden patios for you to choose from if you fancy an evening of al fresco dining.
Enjoy the pleasure of some extra luxuries to make your Big Cottage holiday or weekend even more memorable. We’ve top class chefs available to create and serve a special three course dinner, drop off ready meals when you arrive, or serve a classic brunch on Sunday morning. Or book a chef for the week and relax.
There are eight bedrooms for you to choose from at High Barn, sleeping up to 22 guests in luxury.
There is one double bedroom, four king sized bedrooms, one twin bedroom, one bedroom with three single beds and a double bunk bed, and one bedroom with a king bed and a single bed.
Three of the bedrooms, including the four poster room have en suite bathrooms. There is one family bathroom and one family shower room.
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