The Suffolk Countryside Specialists

Sampson's Mill

Wickham Market - Heart of Suffolk

This beautiful converted windmill located in pretty village of Wickham Market provides the ultimate couples retreat ideal for those looking for something a little bit different in Suffolk. 
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • No pets
  • Parking
  • WiFi available
£355 - £640 per week *

Special Offers: Last minute discount! 10% off bookings starting within 14 days (may not apply in conjunction with other offers)


Sampson's Mill is a converted mill creating a truly unique holiday experience in the heart of Suffolk. Formerly a smock mill, with records dating back to 1774, it is now a tranquil, cosy self-catering holiday cottage finished to a high standard.  Located in a quiet lane on the edge of the bustling village of Wickham Market and within the owner's grounds, this pretty mill offers the perfect couples retreat surrounded by uninterrupted local Suffolk countryside. On the ground floor, there is a snug sitting room which also acts as a dining area and a wealth of character beams. There is also a light and airy kitchen and a separate shower room. On the first floor is the master bedroom with a handy En-Suite cloakroom and panoramic views over the surrounding landscape. Perfect at any time of year, Sampson's Mill offers something a little bit different for a break in Suffolk. Shop: 800 yards Pub: 1 mile.

Why We Love This Property
This historic windmill is the perfect romantic escape ideal for spending quality time with someone special and also within easy reach of the local shops in the heart of Wickham Market.

Room By Room Overview

Sitting Room/Dining Area: Freesat TV, DVD, character beams, dining table and chairs and comfortable sofa bed (please inform us at time of booking if you wish to use the sofa bed)
Kitchen: Electric oven and hob, fridge with ice box, microwave.
Shower Room: Shower cubicle, washbasin and wc.

Stairs from sitting room to
 Double bed and En-Suite Cloakroom with washbasin and wc.

Garden: Patio area with garden furniture.
Parking: Private for up to two cars.
Heating: Oil fired heating.
Notes: Wi-Fi and towels provided. Bike storage available if required. If you need to use the sofa bed please specify at the time of booking.

Located just fifteen miles north-east of Ipswich, Wickham Market is within the Suffolk Coastal Heritage Area and well placed for visiting the beautiful coastal resort of Aldeburgh and the historic town of Framlingham with its wonderful castle. The village has a selection of shops, as well as places to eat. Within a ten mile radius you will find the attractions of Easton Farm Park, Snape Maltings and Sutton Hoo.


  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • No pets
  • Parking
  • WiFi available
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • No smoking
  • Nearest shop 0.5 mile
  • Nearest pub 1 mile
  • 13 miles from the coast
  • Detached
  • Ground floor bathroom



Absolutely delightful little cottage, filled with character and fitted out with real care. Owners helpful and friendly, situation was brilliant.Elisabeth Radley - 5th April 2019
Stunning and peacefulMrs Christine Worne - 10th September 2018
Well worth staying here, I had a very happy week.Mrs Minna Andrews - 24th July 2018
Very friendly welcoming hosts. Helpful information about local sites and places of interest. Mrs Davina Ware - 2nd July 2018
Excellent mill conversion in pretty village perfect for exploring coast and countryside. Areal home from home.Ms Sally Brewer - 31st May 2018
Sampson's Mill is a comfortable and unique holiday experience.Mrs Mary Kimber - 24th May 2018
It was just amazingly lovely.Mr Roger Cladd - 25th April 2018
Beautiful property in ideal location with very helpful hosts - just perfect.Mrs Karen Quinn - 26th November 2017
The property was excellent, clean & tidy. The owners were very friendly & helpful. Nothing was too much trouble for them. Will hopefully be returning in the near future.Mr K Mackland - 13th November 2017
Sampson's Mill is a hidden gem in the Suffolk country side, thanks Suffolk Secrets for helping us find it.Mr Brian Cooke - 25th September 2017
Enjoyed our stay very much. Property to a very high standard. Good location. Hosts very helpful. Appreciated the bike storage Ms Sheila Mcfarlane - 1st August 2017
Very comfortable and spotlessly clean. ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ The mill was quaint and a little difficult to find but our stay was very comfortable. Everything worked well. Thank you.Steve Curtis
This is a lovely property for a romantic break, and it was in spotless condition when we arrived. The proprietor was most helpful with directions and on arrival. We had a wonderful break and hope that we shall be able to return before long.Mr David Gregg


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