Ashtree Farm is a holiday cottage with a difference. When approaching the property along the private drive, guests are greeted by the 16th Century House, its beautiful original chimneys, leaded windows and thatched roof.
With extensive grounds and living areas, it’s the perfect place for large families and groups who can enjoy time together in a variety of spaces. The sizeable centre room has wooden walls, a tremendous fireplace, original floors and an eight-seater round dining table. The kitchen is well-appointed for self-catering, complete with a well suited Aga. The outside barn has been renovated into a games room where guests can enjoy a spot of table tennis and the gardens offer an abundance of space along with lawn tennis. Exposed timber beams run through the farmhouse which boasts four bathrooms, five bedrooms and cosy snug areas for when guests feel like having some time alone. Come rain or shine, Ashtree can cater for all needs. Guests can cosy by the fire, or enjoy an evening drink outside in the courtyard.
Ashtree is surrounded by the Suffolk countryside, where stunning views of rolling hills can be seen from every window. Situated in Wissett, Ashtree is just a mile from the town of Halesworth and a twenty-minute drive from historic coastal towns such as Southwold and Walberswick. Shop: 1 mile Pub: 4 miles.
Why We Love This Property: Ashtree Farm does not only have everything one would need for a self-catering holiday and more, but its character is something to behold. We especially love the view of the house when entering the property from the private drive.
Open Plan Great Hall with Sitting/Dining Area: Woodburner, table and chairs, inglenook fireplace (not to be used).
Small Sitting Room: TV.
Kitchen: Aga, electric oven and hob, fridge, microwave, dishwasher, table and chairs, sofa.
Larder: American style fridge freezer.
Utility Area: Washing machine, tumble dryer.
Study: Desk, bookshelves.
Snug Room: Large TV, DVD.
Back Hall: WC.
Bedroom 1: King size bed and En-Suite Bathroom with bath, shower attachment, washbasin and WC.
Bedroom 2: Queen size four poster bed and Dressing Room with a long mirror, sofa, dresser. En-Suite Bathroom: Roll top bath, shower cubicle, double washbasin and WC.
Bedroom 3: Double bed.
Bathroom: Roll top bath, shower cubicle, double washbasin and WC.
Steep, winding stairs (no handrail) leading to
Bedroom 4: Double bed.
Bedroom 5: Twin beds (open stairs).
Bathroom: Bath, shower attachment, washbasin.
Garden: Extensive gardens, tennis lawn and Weber barbecue.
Barn: Table tennis, WC (please note the barn is not suitable for hosting parties etc).
Parking: Ample private parking.
Heating: Oil heating.
Notes: Wi-fi and towels provided. Travel cot and highchair available to use. Please note there is no heating in the barn. Due to the age of the property please be aware there are low beams. Parents should be aware there are two ponds within the grounds so care must be taken with children at all times.
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.
- Sleeps 10
- 5 Bedrooms
- 4 Bathrooms
- Sorry, no pets allowed
- WiFi available
- Saturday changeover
- Open fire/woodburner
- Bed linen provided
- Towels provided
- Games room
- Detached building
- Nearest shop 1 mile
- Nearest pub 1 mile
- 9.5 miles from the coast
A wonderful old house with facilities. Lovely grounds and easy parking. Mrs Sarah Herrmann-Hopwood - 25th August 2019
Wonderful, beautiful house and grounds, perfect for family get togetherMrs Marie Thomas - 14th August 2019
Beautiful property, WOW factor - very well equipped - amazing furnishings, had a lovely homely feel about it - everyone who stayed, even the kids, loved it - the barn was a great hit with the kids as well - never seen such a lovely barn ever. If I could have picked the property up and barn and taken it home we would have - amazing house to spend xmas in - LOVED IT mr J Thompson - 3rd January 2018
Wonderful property. Absolutely loved it.Charlotte Moores - 29th August 2017
Fantastic stay at a fantastic cottage. Mrs Tina Asgari - 19th April 2017
Such a lovely house. We fell in love with it, the first day, all our family love going there. It has everything you'll ever need. Great! - 24th October 2016
Was the best holiday property we have ever stayed in . In a fantastic location and everything was beyond expectation. The whole experience was great and the caretakers/gardeners were also a really nice couple that are really friendly and helpful. - 22nd August 2016
Beautiful house and an amazing garden, all maintained in absolutely perfect condition and generously equipped. - 2nd August 2016
Tasteful and private property which proved ideal for our family get-together. Excellent property, tastefully renovated without losing its heritage. Proved to be a memorable location for our small family gathering. - 5th May 2016
Well presented property with character and charm! - 4th May 2016
Absolutely fabulous. House has real character and is extremely comfortable .....loved it all. - 11th August 2015
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