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Stunning converted medieval church

SuperhostRishangles, United Kingdom
Entire house hosted by Laura
12 guests4 bedrooms7 beds3.5 baths

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Eat, sleep, play and relax in our unique 1000 year old church, with all modern comforts, quirky spaces and historic detail….

The space
Rishangles Old Church is a unique Grade 2* 12th Century medieval church, located in rural Suffolk, converted into a stunning home and garden. It is rated by English Heritage as one of the most imaginatively restored churches in the UK.

Ideal for small gatherings and families it offers a truly unique, stylish and historic environment.

Accommodation:
We have four bedrooms, which can accommodate up to 12 guests.

Bedroom 1: super king & day bed (with bedding available on request)
Bedroom 2: super king & king
Bedroom3: double & single
Bedroom 4: twin

A huge sitting room, with wooden day beds, log burner, vaulted ceiling, stain glass windows, smart TV and grand piano.

A huge kitchen, with a vintage 1940's double oven aga, antique refectory table which seats x12, well equipped kitchen, extensive herb garden, and superb local produce. Local caterers and suppliers can deliver or supply services on request.

Play: Enjoy vintage board games, hidden spaces, a 50" smart TV and a grand piano.

The garden has a large dining table, BBQ, games including badmington, crocket and boules, a swing and giant trampoline, as well as a giant outdoor rattan sofa with chimera.

A private driveway an accommodate up to 8 cars.

Entertainment: With a well stocked book & DVD library, broadband internet connection, smart wide screen 50" TV and a vintage grand piano.

The Local area: Close to the picturesque towns of Eye and Debenham, which have great local amenities.
Diss railway station, 15-mins drive away has regular trains to London (1.5hrs) and Norwich (30mins).
The Suffolk Coast including Southwold, Dunwich, Walberswick are 40-mins away.
Local family attractions include: Bressingham Steam Museum and Gardens, Easton Farm Park, Jimmy's Farm and Thornham Walks.

Guest access
You can access all areas of the property and garden, but please be aware of fields locally that are used for horses and arable land, and should not be wandered onto.

Other things to note
Please respect the historic environment of the church and its grounds.
Eat, sleep, play and relax in our unique 1000 year old church, with all modern comforts, quirky spaces and historic detail….

The space
Rishangles Old Church is a unique Grade 2* 12th Century medieval church, located in rural Suffolk, converted into a stunning home and garden. It is rated by English Heritage as one of the most imaginatively restored churches in the UK.

Ideal for small…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
2 king beds
Bedroom 4
2 single beds

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Dedicated workspace
Hangers
Indoor fireplace
Iron
Essentials
Washer
TV

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Rishangles, United Kingdom

Rural Suffolk is a beautiful, unspoilt bit of England, with giant East Anglian skies….

Hosted by Laura

Joined in August 2012
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I am an arts professional who loves architecture.. come and stay in Rishangles Old Church, I think you will find it a fascinating and beautiful place!
Co-hosts
  • Liz
During your stay
You can contact me or the housekeeper at anytime, if you have any problems. The housekeeper lives locally, so can usually visit to sort out any issues.
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House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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