The building was formerly a dairy and stables. It was remodelled and extended in 2016 to provide an enriching retreat environment, with extensive views across the beautiful surrounding countryside.
The Workshop for Quilters
The workshop is light, spacious and fully equipped, with plenty of room for up to 10 quilters. There are design walls, irons, cutting table & mats, a good selection of quilting books & magazines, a lightbox, accuquilt with dies & other useful items. We recommend you bring your own sewing machine or in case of emergency we have 2 spare machines here for you to use (Janome 8077 & Pfaff Tiptronic 2040). We do ask you to bring your own rotary cutter and other items listed on the page link What to Bring checklist.
The Rooms & Facilities
Quality Beds, mattresses, pillows, sheets, quilts, & towels have been carefully selected for your comfort and enjoyment. The beds match 5 star Hotel standards.
Bedrooms in Bunts Barn (Subject to availability)
In addition to the 7 bedrooms in The Quilt Retreat Barn, we also have further options in the Bunts Barn Building.
These additional rooms are suitable for persons comfortable with handling stairs.
Upstairs – Vaulted ceiling character room with twin beds, en-suite, Smart TV and Wi-fi
Upstairs – Bedroom with an adjacent bathroom. Wi-Fi.
Downstairs – Bedroom with twin beds, en-suite, TV and Wi-fi Not available from 2020
Communal Room – Open Plan with Vaulted Ceiling
Sofas, Dining Tables & Chairs, TV, Wi-Fi.
Fridge, Hob/Cooker, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Sink/Drainer.
Full range of Crockery, Cutlery, Cups, Glasses, Pots & Pans.
In good weather there is a deck to enjoy at the rear of the retreat with great views over open countryside. Tables and chairs on the deck.