Stowmarket is a small but important market town in the east English county of Suffolk, situated between the regional hubs of Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich on the River Gipping.
Close to Stowmarket, in the village of Stonham Aspal, Suffolk Owl features dozens of species of owl and is a key attraction in the area. With many of the creatures here rescued from injury and peril, locals are proud of the work being done at the sanctuary.
Haughley Park House is a stunning 17th century country home near Stowmarket that’s renowned for its striking red brickwork. Although a private residence, the gardens open during summer for public visits and nature enthusiasts from across the county flock here to enjoy the abundant rare flora growing around the house. Haughley Park House is a key landmark and heritage site in Stowmarket.
Throughout the area, from Combs Ford to Tot Hill, Floom’s Stowmarket flower delivery covers the entire town.