Upper Barn At Belle Grove

Lower Common , Westhall, Suffolk, Countryside

Check-in Time: 16:00
Check-out Time: 10:00

Downstairs Description

Well equipped open-plan kitchen/dining/ living room: on looking to their right across the hallway, guests are struck by the impressive painting over the huge stone fireplace (this sets the 'Raj' tone) set under a timbered vaulted ceiling.There’s also a useful ground floor WC.

Bedroom 1 can be set up as twin or superking) and has a spacious marble-lined wet room making it suitable for wheelchair users and guests with limited mobility.

A bonus is the sunny south-facing panelled ‘sun room’ within the pretty, private and secure walled garden – here you can escape for a little ‘me’ time or let the children run riot with games and dressing up box.

First Floor Description

A circular oak staircase leads to a landing with two bedrooms off; Bedrooms 1 and 2 each have a double bed and a bathroom fitted with a double-ended bath and drench shower over.

Dogs Welcome: We welcome well-behaved (that is, quiet, obedient & house-trained!) dogs who bring their own dog blankets.
Child Friendly: They will love the freedom of the environment and the quirky elements. The summer houses which come with the Upper Barn & Granary also provide great ‘play’ spaces.
Tots Travel Bag: We can provide (advance request appreciated):- plastic plates, bowls & beakers, toddler bibs, steriliser, plug-in baby monitor, baby bath, bathtime toys, non-slip bath mat, night light, nappy bin, potty, trainer seat and changing mat.
Group Getaways
Eco Escape: The conversions at Belle Grove were carried out to a green spec. and our aim was and is to provide a high quality sustainable self-catering destination while minimising its impact on the environment.
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Romantic Hideaway
Tourist Attractions:
  • Blythburgh: The famous Holy Trinity Church with its ‘angel’ roof is a ‘must see’. Overlooks the Blyth estuary. Illuminated at night. Visit website
  • Aldeburgh: Traditional seaside town put on the map culturally by the Festival of Music & the Arts. Benjamin Britten connections. Historic buildings inc. the 16th century Moot Hall. Fresh fish off shingle beach Visit website
  • Raveningham Hall Gardens & Centre: Raveningham Gardens are open to the public in February and then April to August, Raveningham Hall is open under the Heritage Open Days scheme in September. Visit website
  • Sutton Hoo: Explore the atmospheric 7th-century burial mounds as you discover the history and mystery of what lay beneath the earth. Visit website
  • Somerleyton Hall & Gardens: Step back in time with a visit to one of Britain’s most well-preserved stately homes and gardens. History, romance, grandeur and conservation – experience them all at Somerleyton. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • The Racehorse In Westhall Village: Comfortable village pub with a large dining area Visit website
  • Cleone’s At The Angel, Haleswort: Whether dining as a couple or as part of a larger group, you can be assured that all our dishes are carefully planned and prepared with your pleasure our top priority. The Italian menu changes regularly so that we can make the most of local and seasonal produce, drawing from many of the local suppliers Visit website
  • Boarding House Dining Rooms, Halesworth : Our menu changes based on the changing seasons and everything that it brings. We source only the best from artisan growers and producers, to showcase Suffolk’s craft, while practicing our own. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Co-Operative Food Store: Halesworth (2 miles) Visit website
  • Tesco : In Saxmundham and you could always pre order your grocery delivery ready for your arrival. Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • The Suffolk Coastal Cycle Route: Is based on a circular signed route on quiet roads, linking coastal villages between Felixstowe to Dunwich and then looping inland via the market towns of Framlingham and Woodbridge. Visit website
  • Ellough Park Raceway: Ellough Park Raceway is a purpose built 1,070m outdoor floodlit kart circuit, catering for sports, corporate, special occasion and hire karts. Visit website
  • Aldeburgh Has 2 Sailing Clubs: Both are located at the Slaughden Road end of the beach. Racing is held on Saturdays and bank holidays from the beginning of April to mid December. Visit website