The Watermill, Ixworth, Suffolk - Luxury Holiday Accommodation in Suffolk
The Watermill, Ixworth, Suffolk - Luxury Holiday Accommodation in Suffolk
The Watermill, Ixworth, Suffolk - Luxury Holiday Accommodation in Suffolk


The Watermill is a Grade II Star listed five bedroom house. It is on a private island between the millpond and the River Blackbourne, in Ixworth, Suffolk. It is secluded and surrounded by three acres of gardens, river and orchard. Only a two hour drive from London, it is a totally different world. There is spacious accommodation for up to ten people.

The grounds are buzzing with wildlife. Kingfishers can often be seen from a window. Ducks, moorhens and swans are on the pond and river. Occasionally, if you're lucky, an otter or two can be seen.

The Watermill, a family home, is available to rent for self-catering holidays for a luxury break in beautiful surroundings with wildlife interest, walking, bird watching, cycling, wild swimming, fishing, a bit of River Cottage-style cooking, house parties, a truly romantic break or just hanging out in a place with beautiful views from almost every window..

  • Five bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen, dining room, two sitting rooms, upstairs cloakroom, hall.
  • Stunning views of the water from most rooms.
  • An open fire and two wood burning stoves all laid and ready to light. Extra firewood provided.
  • Welcome hamper containing: bread, milk, butter, tea, coffee & wine.
  • An historical watermill surrounded by water and wildlife.
  • Central heating as well as an oil-fired AGA.
  • Wireless broadband.
  • TV, DVD , video, Freeview, board games and books.
  • Four well used bicycles, a punt, a two-person canoe and lifejackets for two adults and children.
  • Good quality bed linen and towels, cutlery, crockery, pans, recipe books and equipment for cooking and entertaining.

Late Availability

The dew twinkles with the low early morning sun and the mist hangs over the water. Autumn is slowly arriving showing all it's beauty.

A few cold nights have caused the leaves to start showing their Autumn colours.

This is a great place to chat, relax and unwind.   The beds are very comfortable and the setting is stunning!  

If you a fancy a visit our Next Availability is the Week/ Weekend commencing Friday 7th November 2014 £1200 for 7 nights or £900 for 3/4 nights.  

5 star Self Catering Gold Award Accommodation

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