The Old Chapel

Wissett, The Suffolk Countryside

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

You can book this property from:

  • £770 per week
  • £110 per night
  • 3 Star


This beautiful property, The Old Chapel is situated in the quaint and pretty village of Wissett.  Full of character and charm this is certainly a property offering something out of the ordinary! A wonderful retreat for up to seven guests it is just a short drive from the coast and the famous town of Southwold. 

 Bursting with characterful features at every turn, from the Suffolk white brick to the arched doors and windows, inside you'll find a cleverly converted space leading to  a spacious open-plan sitting/dining room with an impressive feature inglenook fireplace with stove and a dining area ideal for bringing your party together. The delightful kitchen lies to the rear of the chapel and is well equipped with an oil-fired Rayburn stove, electric oven and induction hob for those evenings you choose to enjoy a home cooked meal.

The three of the four bedrooms are located on the first floor all featuring characterful features with low exposed timber beams and arched windows. The bedrooms are  perfectly formed and consist of two doubles and one twin room. The fourth bedroom is on the ground floor with two single beds. There is a luxurious bathroom with Victorian style roll top bath and a double shower enclosure on the first floor and a downstairs W.C.and shower room. 

The very popular nearby Gastro pub, The Wissett Plough serves mouth watering meals and drinks to suit all tastes and is literally a few yards from the property.  The Old Chapel is just 1.5 miles away from the picturesque market town of Halesworth with it's independent shops and weekly markets serving fresh fruit, cheese, bread and much more is worth a visit. Close to the sell out music festival Latitude, the Suffolk Heritage coast and the magical village of Dunwich with it's famous chip shop and Benjamin Britten's Aldeburgh are all within easy reach. So for a rural retreat, great for cycling or fishing at the local lakes, with easy access to some of the favourite coastal spots in Suffolk then don't delay booking your stay at The Old Chapel.

Pub: 2 minute walk. Supermarket: 2.3 miles Beach: 10.6 miles

Why we love this property: The Old Chapel truly is something a bit different! If you're looking for a stay in a unique property then this is for you. To top it off the local pub is just a few doors down! 


Porch: Small entrance porch with space for shoes and coats
Open Plan Living/Dining Area: Dining table and seating. Soft seating, television, feature fireplace, great choice of books
Kitchen: Compact, yet fully functional kitchen with ample storage. Oil-fired Rayburn stove with hobs, electric oven, induction hob and microwave  for those less comfortable with the Rayburn, full size fridge freezer, and dishwasher
Bedroom 1: Two single beds, bedside table,chest of drawers,  wall hanging, electric radiator (not centrally heated)
Shower Room: Shower, WC, basin, utility space with washing machine


Bedroom 2: Double bed, bedside tables, lamps, wall hanging, mirror, chest of drawers, bedroom chair
Bedroom 3: Double bed, bedside tables, lamps, small wardrobe, bedroom chair
Bedroom 4: 2 Zip & link single beds (can be either two singles or king size. Please state preference at booking) bedside tables, built in wardrobe space, occasional chair
Bathroom: WC, twin basins, heated towel rail, roll top bath, double shower enclosure, bathroom chair, wall hanging, airing cupboard with hot water tank and immersion heater

Garden: Courtyard to front of the property with summerhouse, garden chairs and large table
Private parking spaces for two vehicles in front of property
Heating: Oil-fired Rayburn stove also serving the central heating system and hot water. Please note, the ground floor bedroom is heated by an electric radiator.
Notes: WiFi, bed linen, towels and welcome pack provided.   Due to the age of the property there are low beams in the first floor room so please mind your head! 

Pets:  The Old Chapel welcomes one pet.

Wissett is a small village and parish north-west of the small market town Halesworth. The eleventh-century flint parish church dedicated to Saint Andrew has the oldest recorded church tower floor in the United Kingdom. It is open for visitors to admire the architecture.


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 2 single beds
  • 2 single Zip&Link beds (combine for king/super king)


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Range/Aga
  • Freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 10.5 miles
  • Pub 0.01 miles
  • Shop 2.3 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

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