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

It's such a cosy & peaceful place to relax with friends and family.  Whatever the weather there is a beautiful view from nearly every window.
Late availability: Friday 20th & 27th January, 3rd February - 3 nights £880, 7 nights £1160.  Friday 10th February - 3 nights £1440.  Friday 24th February £880 for 3 nights.

The above dates are the remaining availability...from April 2017 the Watermill will no longer be available for holiday rental.

5 star Self Catering Gold Award Accommodation

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