Mid Suffolk

Properties and events in Mid Suffolk

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Abbey Hall, Creative Space, Eye, Suffolk

Abbey Hall, Hoxne Road, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7NJ
In person
Pre-booking not required

Abbey Hall is set in 10 acres of water meadows on the site of the Benedictine Priory of St Peter which was razed in 1530. The former Abbey Farm Barn was listed at Risk in 1974 but has now been revived into a beautiful space for everyone to enjoy.

Eye Parish Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul

Old Vicarage, Church Street, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7BD
In person
Pre-booking not required

This beautiful Church is one of the grandest in Suffolk, not only on the outside, but also with regards to the treasures within. The great flint-encrusted tower was rebuilt in the second half of the 15th century and took over 40 years to build.

Eye Town Hall Eye Heritage Pop up Museum

1 Broad Street, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7AF
In person
Pre-booking not required

The Victorian building is Grade II * listed and is a meeting place for the Council also used as a Wedding and community hire. Paintings & artefacts are on display and a 'pop up' local history museum on Sunday September 8th.

Eye World War II Airfield, home of the 490 Bombardment Group Walks x 3

Airfield Industrial Park, Eye Airfield Industrial Estate, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7HS
In person
Pre-booking not required

View the three runways of Eye airfield and see the memorials to the people of the 490th USAAF who gave their life in World War II.

Let the bells ring out for Stowmarket

St Peter and St Marys Church, Station Road West, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1ES
In person
Pre-booking preferred

A wonderful peal of 10 bells, refurbished, augmented and hung on a new metal frame in 2023. Experience the sound of the bells from within the tower, watch the bells ringing at close hand and find out what goes on behind the scenes.

Suffolk energy-from-waste facility

Suffolk energy-from-waste facility, Lodge Lane, Great Blakenham, Suffolk, IP6 0JE
In person
Pre-booking required

Join us to learn more about waste in Suffolk, as well as taking a guided tour of the facility which will explain the energy from the waste process from start to finish.

The Bank, Arts Centre Eye Suffolk

The Bank, 2 Castle Street, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7AN
In person
Pre-booking not required

Originally built as a Midland Bank. To meet the banking needs of individuals and companies trading in Eye, Suffolk. Later in life, this building was rebranded as a HSBC bank, before closing as a bank serving the town.

The Dove River Church Eye Suffolk

17 Church Street, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7BD
In person
Pre-booking not required

The Dove River Church, Just off Church Street is an impressive building set back from the road linked to the Dove Hall. This Baptist Chapel was built in 1868.

Victoria Post Mill, Eye Suffolk

10 Millfield, Castleton Way, Eye, Suffolk, IP23 7DE
In person
Pre-booking not required

This post mill was built around 1799 and was used for grinding corn.A post mill is the earliest type of European windmill.The whole body of the mill that houses the machinery is mounted on a single vertical post.