The Balancing Barn
Dinner is on us! We've teamed up with local caterer Jennifer Baker to offer a special meal for the following dates: 29 Sept- 3 Oct, 6- 10 Oct, 13- 17 Oct and 20- 24 Oct 2014. See full details.
Dates for 2015 are now available to book.
The Balancing Barn stands on the edge of a tranquil nature reserve a few miles inland from the Suffolk coast, near the historic towns of Walberswick and Aldeburgh. Clad in elegant silver tiles, the house dramatically cantilevers over the landscape, providing views from its huge panoramic windows over woods, ponds and meadows. The house was designed by the Dutch firm MVRDV, who have won a world-wide reputation for the ingenuity, playfulness and comfort of their designs.
- The Balancing Barn was featured on Channel 4's Amazing Spaces. You can watch George Clarke taking a tour inside and outside The Balancing Barn (NB it is featured at c.19 minutes into the episode).
- Watch a video of Winy Maas of MVRDV being interviewed at The Balancing Barn during its construction (click the arrow on the image to play).
- Watch a video of an interview with Winy Maas by Dezeen.