As you open the front door and step inside Orchard Barn, you’ll know you’ve arrived somewhere special. With the massive picture window in the lounge, you’ll have enviable views over the surrounding meadows complete with resident Barn Owl and Red Kites. As you step outside onto the patio, you’ll find the perfect sun-drenched area on which you can relax and unwind.
At a Glance
- Sleeps four people in two double bedrooms
- Can be booked with Elle-de-Vardo to sleep six
- Family friendly
- Walk-in shower
- Al-fresco eating
- Dog friendly
- Enclosed garden
- Private parking
- Free Wi-Fi
- Centrally located for exploring Norfolk & Suffolk.
The living space is lovely with original beams, quirky artwork and wonderful countryside views from the enormous picture window. What could be better than watching the Barn Owl fly over the meadow as you are enjoying dinner? Two comfortable sofas provide plenty of space to relax and chat or watch a film.
The kitchen is fully equipped and houses everything you might need to conjure up a family feast or romantic dinner à deux. The dining table seats four in comfort and can be easily extended for visiting family and friends. With several farm shops and local suppliers within a short distance, you’ll never be far away from inspiring ingredients.
The two bedrooms, one with original beams, both have comfortable double beds complete with crisp Egyptian cotton bed-linen. You’ll also find plenty of wardrobe and storage space and everything else you need for a good night’s sleep.
Orchard Barn has a recently-renovated bathroom complete with a luxurious large walk-in shower plus, basin and WC. The tall heated towel rail guarantees the whole families’ towels stay fluffy and warm.
There’s plenty of outside space at Orchard Barn. The patio features a luxurious outdoor lounge suite complete with dining table so you can enjoy al-fresco living. For outdoor dining on warm days, there’s a BBQ and, if the evenings get chilly, there’s a wood-burner and plentiful supply of logs. The garden can be enclosed so four-legged friends can be left safely to have a run around.
Orchard Barn has Wi-Fi throughout should you wish to keep in contact with the outside world. Please bear in mind that Sisland is a rural village and Wi-Fi speeds and reliability may not be as consistent as in urban areas.
Up to two well-behaved dogs are welcome at Orchard Barn. Canine guests have treats, a water bowl, towel and blanket awaiting them. We charge £20 per dog. Dog-friendly beaches can be found at Dunwich Heath and Thorpeness in Suffolk and Old Hunstanton and Holkham in Norfolk.
There is plenty of parking for up to three cars.
In the Area
Orchard Barn is perfectly situated to explore the very best of Norfolk and Suffolk. The vibrant city of Norwich is just fifteen minutes away with its multitude of theatres, museums and galleries. The Suffolk Heritage Coast is within easy reach – Southwold and Aldeburgh are charming seaside towns. Orchard Barn is also close to the Norfolk Broads, the southern rivers of which can easily be explored by day-boat hire from Beccles. There are gardens in abundance, sites of historic interest, beautiful landscapes and nature just waiting for you to discover plus plenty of things to keep younger visitors occupied.
Please see the Local Interest page for ideas to help you explore the area.