Freston is a small village in Suffolk. It is situated 4 miles south-east of Ipswich on the Shotley Peninsula.
Places of interest in Freston are Freston Tower, St Peters' Church and Freston Wood. Freston Tower looks out over the River Orwell and is now owned by the Landmark trust.
St Peters’ Church Freston unfortunately has to be locked as it was broken into on more than one occasion. On the Church page there are links to pictures of the inside of this friendly church when it has been decorated for special occasions. If you wish to look inside the telephone numbers of the two church wardens can be found in the porch.
In the churchyard there is a war memorial that has a unique wooden carving that is called Peace.
Freston Wood is renowned for the blanket of blue bells and the wild garlic growing in the wood .
Freston Boot will soon be open again thanks to Robert and Andrew Paul who purchased it some years ago from Punch Taverns and have now renovated it . This is great News for Freston residents and visitors to the Peninsula . The new Landlord is Mike Keen. You can find out more about his plans for Freston Boot on www.thefrestonboot.co.uk