The Dairy

Preston St Mary, The Suffolk Countryside

  • 4 Star Gold
  • This property can be found on Niche Retreats
  • The Dairy has been converted to a very high standard offering luxury accommodation, located on the outskirts of Lavenham.

You can book this property from:

  • £541 per week
  • £77 per night
  • 4 Star Gold
  • This property can be found on Niche Retreats


The Dairy has been recently converted to a very high standard offering luxury accommodation with the added bonus of having universal access throughout with its own inbuilt lift.  This pet friendly self-catering holiday cottage offers the perfect retreat for couples who are looking for some peace and quiet. Located just on the outskirts of Lavenham, in the grounds of Preston Manor the setting is second to none. Shop: 1 mile Pub: 1 mile.

Entrance Hall: With access to lift to first floor aswell as the stairs.
Open Plan Room with Sitting Area: TV, DVD, iPod dock. Dining Area: Table and chairs. Kitchen Area: Electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, breakfast bar.
Wet Room: Shower cubicle, washbasin and wc.

Bedroom 1: Super king size bed, field views across to Lavenham with En-Suite Bathroom with overbath shower, washbasin and wc.
Bedroom 2: King size bed, walk in wardrobe with En-Suite Shower Room with shower cubicle, washbasin and wc.

Garden: Private patio area with furniture and access to some of the grounds of Preston Manor shared with the owner.
Parking: Private
Heating: Bio mass wood pellet boiler.
Pets: Two well behaved dogs welcome.
Notes: Wi-fi and towels provided. Please be aware there is a large moat in the grounds therefore children should be supervised at all times.

Preston St Mary is a small village and an ideal location for those looking for an escape to the country with its wealth of foot paths and cycle routes. Just one mile away is Lavenham, one of England's finest medieval villages and is often regarded as the food capital of Suffolk. It is a wonderful place to visit with great restaurants and local pubs plus a large variety of interesting shops and galleries. Preston St Mary is ideally located with such close proximity to the beautiful landscape of Constable Country, the historic market town of Bury St Edmunds and within easy reach of the Suffolk coast.


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 king/super-king beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Wet room


  • Family friendly


  • Garden
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Pub 1 mile
  • Shop 1 mile

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack


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


Thank you for sharing your beautiful 'Dairy' with us. We have all had a fantastic time & enjoyed our stay. Lovely Sloe Gin and Biscuits too!

Previous Customer,

Really lovely place, so comfortable, great disabled facilities. Sloe Gin and cookies very much appreciated. Extra lucky that the lovely Christmas fayre was on and thank you for our complimentary entry tickets.

Previous Customer,

Beautiful barn, lovely walks from the doorstep

Clare M,

Great facilities for less mobile people.

Stephen B,

The property was one of the best I have stayed at.

Ian P,

Very high standard of comfort. Quiet location with plenty of private space around it. Owners are very discreet. Five mins drive to Lavenham. Half hour walk to excellent pub the Six Bells.

Mr Gareth N,

Excellent Accomodation in a comfortable cottage in an excellent location I Beautiful Suffolk countryside with easy access to the surrounding area and countryside.

Mr Anthony S,