Beautiful Essex countryside

We’re so lucky to live in the beautiful Essex countryside and we’re often visited by wildlife who pop by to say hello! From herons, ducks and moorhens in the ponds […]

How to breathe new life into old oak

One of the things that drew me to love The Barn almost from the moment I walked through the door is the amazing oak that makes up so much of […]

Styling your Summer table

Summer is in full swing at the barn and despite having three wasp nests removed for the children’s safety (all part of living in the country) we’re enjoying the extra […]

White blossom at The Essex Barn

My favourite time in the garden is Spring, with new buds blossoming, fresh green leaves appearing and everything waking up after its Winter slumber. The garden at The Barn is […]