Rose Cottage

Middleton, Suffolk Coast and Heaths

  • 5 Star
  • Special Offer10% off holidays starting on or before 16th July 2022 in our Early Summer Sale

You can book this property from:

  • £639 per week
  • £91 per night
  • 5 Star


Rose Cottage is nestled in the idyllic village of Middleton. This beautifully renovated semi-detached barn is tucked away with its adjoining property Stable Cottage – situated on the owner’s grounds and surrounded by far-reaching countryside views. Rose Cottage is well suited as a romantic break away for two, however It is worth mentioning that it can be booked with its neighbouring property to make for a fantastic couples’ getaway exploring Suffolk. To book both stunning barns together click here. These two equally stunning holiday hideaways have a shared entrance door and hallway which then leads to the door for each.

Rose Cottage has been lovingly restored to an exceptionally high standard, providing top quality ground floor accommodation. This holiday home is brimming with charm, but as if that wasn’t enough, there are dimming lights throughout for the perfect mood lighting making this barn conversion the perfect romantic getaway. The living and kitchen area are wonderfully modernised and are complete with Smeg coffee machine and boiling tap and certainly has your ease of use in mind with its open plan design and tasteful furnishing. The lounge is the perfect place to get cosy after a long day exploring with its welcoming wood burner. This dreamy barn conversion provides a very serene environment for your stay, being tucked out of the way, but your privacy is always key and therefore you’ll find shutters throughout so that your privacy is never compromised. Each room exhibits a selection of wonderful artworks specially chosen and curated for the two barns.

You’ll be ‘wowed’ as you wander through to the bedroom with super king bed and dimmable lights over the bed providing ultimate comfort and ease for your stay. The recently refitted en-suite bathroom has a bath, over-bath shower, vanity basin, WC, and ample storage for toiletries so that you can relax in style. Handmade candles locally sourced in Suffolk.

This charming barn conversion backs onto a grass area overlooking a wild meadow and water meadow. The grass area has a bistro table and two chairs for each barn and the area is shared with open screening. The rear garden area can be accessed by heading out of the front shared entrance door and then walking round the back of Stable Cottage.

Rose Farm Barns, which comprises of Rose Cottage and Stable Cottage, is situated on the edge of the rural village of Middleton. Rose Cottage is nestled in the lovely, rural village of Middleton which lies between Aldeburgh and Southwold and is only 3.5 miles from the coast and heath at Dunwich and if you’re a keen bird-watcher or want to enjoy the fantastic walks and wildlife at the RSPB Minsmere reserve then this is also just 3.5 miles away.

The owners have Rare Breed sheep, Borerays, grazing in a field nearby to the cottages at Rose Farm Barn. Guests are asked to be aware of their proximity and must keep their dogs on a lead if going for a walk around the three fields which the two cottages overlook.

An etching studio for artists and printmakers will be opening shortly at Rose Farm Barn, if interested in combining a course with your holidays please visit

Shared entrance door and hall which leads to Rose Cottage

Kitchen/dining area: with Bosch oven and induction hob, fridge with icebox, slimline dishwasher, Smeg coffee machine and boiling tap, two high stools, table and two chairs along with a bench seat with cushions.

Bedroom: double bed, dressing table, wardrobe, central and over bed lighting controlled by a dimmer switch. Ensuite bathroom with bath, over-bath shower, vanity basin, WC, and storage for toiletries.

Sitting room: a large space with a television, wood burner, sofa and chair. Central chandelier and wall lights controlled by a dimmer switch. A large rug for comfort and French doors leading onto the parking area at the front of the barns.

Cupboard: Containing a Smeg washing machine.

Garden: the semi-detached barns back onto a grass area overlooking a wild meadow and water meadow. The grass area has a bistro table and two chairs for each barn and the area is shared with open screening. Access to the rear garden areas is via the front shared entrance door and then walking round the back of Stable Cottage. There is also a large grass area beyond the meadow which is shared with Stable Cottage where you can enjoy a walk around with your dogs.

Parking – private parking for one car.

Heating – gas heating.

Notes – A starter pack for the wood burner is provided. Travel cot is stored in hallway cupboard and the highchair is in the kitchen.


Middleton is a beautiful village with elegant church, lovely central green and popular thatched pub. It is off the beaten track with no through traffic and comprises pretty cottages grouped around the green and overlooked by the church - it is one of Suffolk's best kept secrets. Minsmere nature reserve is only 3.5 miles away (less by foot), Dunwich and the coast four miles, Southwold ten miles, Aldeburgh seven miles.


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

How far to ...?

  • Beach 5 miles
  • Pub 1.5 miles
  • Shop 2 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sky TV
  • Welcome pack
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling


  • On one level, no stairs
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am


Very comfortable and beautifully furnished property in an excellent location for the coast.

Mr R,

The property is beautfully apponted with designer furniture and interesting artwork haning that you can purchase if you want, The owners have thought of everything and you even look onto a wild flower meadow outside the kitchen and bedroom windows...It is set on peaceful Suffolk countryside and the most peaceful and delightful place to stay!

Mrs Van L,

Fabulous furnishings spotless in a small village with limited facilities pub in walking distance 2 supermarkets in saxnumdham 15 mins drive if you looking for quiet and beautiful surroundings this is for you

Mrs B,

the property was modern fresh and comfortable. the only problem we had was gaining access directly to the back garden, without traversing the property next door.

Mr H,

Very pleasant cottage, had a lovely time.

Mr B,

Good location, very quiet and relaxing,clean and comfortable property.

Mrs B,