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May Barn, Bury St Edmunds

  • Sleeps 3

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets? YES

Main Features


May Barn is a truly stunning pet friendly property in the heart of Ixworth. The property is a wonderful mixture of original beams, flint walls and modern luxuries. Accommodating three across two bedrooms, with a luxurious bathroom. On the ground floor there is a country style kitchen, cloak room and beautiful living/dining room.

?Sleeps 3 | 1 King Bedroom | 1 Single Bedroom | 1 Family Bathroom | 1 Ground Floor Cloakroom

What our guests say

''We have had a delightful experience at The May Barn. The cottage is lovely and beautifully kept. We enjoyed the peace in the superbly comfortable space. We hope to be back some time for more rest and relaxation.''

''May Barn is a beautifully presented and spotlessly clean cottage. The arrival treats for children and dog were lovely! The king-size bed was just so comfortable, and we felt well rested and relaxed. We have loved our stay, the owner's attention to detail is exceptional and we look forward to visiting as soon as possible.''

''May Barn is a lovely place to stay. It is very comfortable (especially the beds!) and very well equipped. The village has lots of amenities. There are lots of lovely walks in the village, we aso visited lots of great places and pubs nearby.We would highly recommend a stay!''

''A lovely week at May Barn. Beautiful place and well equipped. Meant we could spend some quality family time.'' 

''Very enjoyable weeks stay, lovely cottage with very comfortable beds. Nice local walks and not too far for a beach trip!'' 

''Had a wonderful stay at May Barn. A home from home house. Very clean and well kept, bedding and towels were good quality. Lovely walks for our dogs. Thank you for the dog treats, wine and chocolate biscuits.'' - September, 2021. 


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May Barn at Bury St Edmunds

May Barn is a truly stunning pet friendly property in the heart of Ixworth. The property is a wonderful mixture of original beams, flint walls and modern luxuries. Accommodating three across two bedrooms, with a luxurious bathroom. On the ground floor there is a country style kitchen, cloak room and beautiful living/dining room.

The property boasts a gorgeous pebbled courtyard garden, perfect for dining alfresco, complete with a charcoal BBQ.

Ground Floor
Entering into the property with beautiful country style kitchen to your left, ground floor WC in front and spacious living/dining area to your right. The ground floor is a mixture of tiled and wooden flooring.

With views onto the garden, this beautiful well equipped kitchen is the perfect space to enjoy self catering cooking. The property has an electric oven with four ring gas hob, integrated dishwasher, 50/50 split fridge freezer, two slice toaster, kettle, microwave and most importantly a Tassimo coffee machine. There is also a Roberts DAB Radio which has bluetooth connectivity, to allow you to listen to your favourite music whilst cooking up a treat.

With a stunning flint wall, this room features a WC and wash basin.

Living/Dining Room
A light and spacious room to sit and relax in, with double aspect views. The owners have carefully added modern luxuries to the space without taking away the appeal of the original features, specifically the beams and flint wall. The room has a two seater sofa and two separate arm chairs positioned subtly towards to flat screen TV. There is a wooden dining table with four leather chairs for you to enjoy dining inside.

First Floor
Carpeted stairs lead you from the living space up to the landing area, with two bedrooms at either end and a gorgeous family bathroom.

Bedroom 1
A luxurious space to unwind at the end of the day, with exposed beams, double aspect windows and decorated in calm and soothing tones. The room features a king size bed with large headboard, bedside tables add decorative lamps. There is a dressing table with a stool and mirror above and a double wardrobe for your belongings.

Family Bathroom
With roll top bath, WC and wash basin with mirror above. An ideal space to enjoy a good book and glass of wine whilst relaxing in the bath.

Bedroom 2
With stunning exposed beams, this room features a full size single bed with bedside table and decorative lamp. Ample storage is provided in the built in wardrobe space.

Outside Space
The property has a gorgeous pebbled courtyard garden, perfect for enjoying the sun and for alfresco dining. There is an outdoor table with four chairs and a charcoal BBQ for guests use.

Parking is available on the road outside.

Whats Included?

The property has all of the mod cons needed for a perfect stay, this includes an oven with 4 ring gas hob, integrated dishwasher, 50/50 fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster, microwave, Tassimo coffee machine , Roberts DAB radio with bluetooth connectivity and TV ith freesat.

All prices include 100% cotton bed linen, towels, heating and electricity, plus a bottle of wine and biscuits to help you get your break off to a relaxing start.
The property is ideally based in Ixworth with lots of wonderful towns and villages to enjoy locally including Lavenham, Bury St Edmunds and Diss.

Within Ixworth you have a High Street full of lots of wonderful shops,

Nearby is Bury St Edmunds which is a unique market town with a richly fascinating heritage; striking combination of medieval architecture and elegant Georgian squares; plus glorious Cathedral and Abbey gardens. If you enjoy Art and Culture there's plenty to choose from with a cinema, museum, Art Gallery and The Apex; home to a diverse programme of live music and events from classical concerts to pop, rock, jazz, blues, world, country and folk, plus comedy and dance performances.

For family fun the Abbey Gardens have a brand new play area with mini-golf and putting course for tiny hands also. Spacious parkland at nearby at Howton Park and Hardwick Heath and there are Fairs and Festivals, a purpose built skate park and even CurveMotion – one of the largest play frames in East Anglia.
Please note the property doesn't allow smoking, or children/pets to be left in the property unattended.

Once you have filled out the online booking form, you will be given the option to pay by credit or debit card, or by BACs transfer. A 25% deposit is requested at the time of your booking to secure your booking. The balance and a returnable good housekeeping deposit are due six weeks before your holiday commences. Please click here to see our full terms and conditions of booking http://www.bestofsuffolk.co.uk/terms-and-conditions
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