Brand Barn, Sutton

Shottisham, Woodbridge & Surrounding Villages

  • Special Offer10% off holidays starting on or before 27th August 2022 in our Last Minute Summer Sale

You can book this property from:

  • £1,289 per week
  • £184 per night


An original Suffolk barn, beautifully converted to create an open-plan living room, with galleried landing and large picture windows looking out over the woods and meadows. Ideal for anyone who enjoys the great outdoors. Set in 3,000 acres of farm, woods and meadowland in the heart of the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Vale Farms Barns (including Brand Barn) are superbly situated for anyone who enjoys walking, cycling, horse riding, bird watching, and sailing. Sutton Hoo is just down the road and there are a number of other National Trust venues nearby including Orford Ness and Dunwich Heath. Completely self-contained, Brand Barn is extremely spacious and comfortably furnished so with 8 or even 18 you will be able to spread out. Great for a family re-union, a break with friends or a wedding group. Shop: 5.5 miles Pub: 0.8 miles.  

Kitchen: is fully fitted and includes electric hob and built in oven, dishwasher, large fridge/freezer, microwave and sink.
Sitting/Dining Room: The sitting room has a wood burning stove, large picture windows overlooking the woodland and meadows in the distance, there are large leather and cloth sofas and chairs, coffee and occasional tables, lamps, and large sideboard, flat screen Smart TV with freeview package, DVD and sound system - a lovely large, light room. The dining area table can seat up to 12 people and there is a large dresser with china and cutlery etc.
Cloakroom: with w.c. and washbasin.

Bedroom 1: with king sized double bed, bedside tables and lamps, dressing table with drawers, wardrobe & chest of drawers. Ensuite Shower Room: has a corner shower with double doors, heated towel rail, wash basin and w.c.
Bedroom 2: Single bedroom with 3ft bed, chest of drawers and hooks
Bedroom 3: Bunk bedroom with full sized bunks, futon type single bed (folds to create day time chair), chest of drawers and hooks.
Bedroom 4: a large picture window overlooking the woods and surrounding meadows, a king sized double bed, bedside tables and lamps, chest of drawers and wardrobe. Ensuite Shower Room: has a large corner shower with double doors, heated towel rail, wash basin and w.c.
Family Bathroom: with bath, wash basin, w.c. and heated towel rail

Garden: There is a private south west facing terrace with table and chairs, beyond which is a large area of lawn which surrounds the three holiday properties of Vale Farm Barns. Beyond this are areas of grass and some farm barns where there is a table tennis table, etc. Another barn houses an old farm cart. A great area for the children to explore. This area is fenced and gated.
Parking: Off street.  There is an electric charging point available (socket only, please bring your own lead).
Heating: Oil fired central heating. 
Notes: WiFi, bed linen and towels provided. 

Shottisham is a pretty village situated between Bawdsey at the mouth of the River Deben and the busy market town of Woodbridge; it is also just a short distance away from the coast at Shingle Street. There are many public footpaths to explore in this area of Suffolk and after getting out and about why not enjoy a well-earned drink in the fantastic village pub called the Sorrel Horse which hosts many social events throughout the year.


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 king/super-king beds
  • 3 single beds
  • Bunk beds to sleep 2


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Electric car charging point

How far to ...?

  • Pub 0.8 miles
  • Shop 0.8 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Electric car charging point


  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

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


Brand Barn was one of our best stays in Suffolk. Huge with amazing outdoor space, both the lawns and the woodland.

Ms K,