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Anvil Cottage

Blofield Heath - Norfolk Broads

Two's company in the easy tranquillity of this property with views of open farmland and the beaches within easy driving distance.
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Pets welcome
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
£340 - £598 per week *


Anvil is a newly refurbished single story conversion of the Old Forge. The accommodation is spacious and attractive offering modern amenities in a tranquil setting surrounded by beautiful countryside in the heart of the Broads. It has two secluded patios, barbecue area and uninterrupted views over open farm land, perfect for enjoying a quiet relaxing drink at any time of the day. A superb location for a peaceful holiday, with easy proximity to Norwich and the sandy east coast beaches. Shop: 0.5 miles Pub: 2 miles

On one level with Open Plan Sitting Area with comfortable seating, flat screen TV with Freeview, DVD player, iPod dock and WiFi. Kitchen/Dining Area with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, breakfast bar with stools, door leading to private patio and barbecue.
Bedroom 1 with a zip-link super king-size bed, which can be made into twin beds - please request when booking, En-Suite Shower Room with shower cubicle, washbasin and wc                                                      

Patio: Enclosed and secluded patios with table, chairs and barbecue. Central courtyard for all three properties.
Parking: Driveway for two cars.
Heating: Electric heating.

Also Provided: Towels. Books and games. Cot, Highchair.
Extras: Laundry service provided by the owner @ £8 per load.

Pets: Two well-behaved dogs are welcome, please be aware of our booking information regarding pets.
Notes: This is a non-smoking property.  This property may be booked in conjunction with 1466 https://www.norfolkcottages.co.uk/norfolk-broads-cottages/blofield-heath/1466-smithy-cottage  & 1467  https://www.norfolkcottages.co.uk/norfolk-broads-cottages/blofield-heath/1467-farriers-cottage  , making it suitable for larger groups holidaying together. Mobile signal strong.

Set in the heart of the Norfolk Broads eight miles from the fine, historic city of Norwich and a short drive to the sandy beaches of the East Coast, Blofield Heath provides an ideal base for exploring the many attractions of Norfolk or simply relaxing in the peaceful countryside. The area around Blofield offers quiet lanes for walking and cycling. There are plenty of traditional country pubs with restaurants within convenient driving distance. Salhouse, Brundall, and South Walsham Broads are nearby where you can launch or hire a boat, with the RSPB reserve at Strumpshaw Fen providing a delight for walkers and nature lovers. The cathedral city of Norwich with its cobbled streets, timber-framed houses, bustling outdoor market, theatres and shops provides further interest and entertainment.



  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Pets welcome
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 4.5 Stars
  • All on one level
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Bed linen included
  • Towels included
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Barbecue
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
  • 14 miles from the coast
  • 2 miles from nearest pub
  • 0.5 mile from nearest shop



Well kept, maintained attractive property in a central, quiet location for places we wanted to visit. Mrs Grace Belton - 3rd October 2018
Excellent cottage. Fully equipped, clean, tidy and great welcome from the owners. We really enjoyed our time and we will recommended to friends.Mrs Meir Huch - 10th May 2018
Fabulous holiday cottage in a great locationMrs Julie Bringloe - 2nd March 2018
The owners are very helpful and friendly making you feel very welcome.Mrs Christine Bower - 30th October 2017
Loved it - would happily stay againMr Keith Foster - 5th September 2017
Wonderful property, ideally suited as a central point within Norfolk, nowhere was too far from this cottage as a base for travelling throughout Norfolk. Entrance to property, i.e. driveway was a bit narrow and had to retract wing mirrors but otherwise excellent value for money and first class spotless little cottage. Mrs M Sutherland - 26th June 2017
Very enjoyable stay with all home comforts.Mrs Sally Walker - 3rd October 2016
Cottage was great very clean with helpful owners onsite, and had everything in cottage we could if wanted. The area is lovely with lots to see. We rang about the possibility of adding an extra day to our holiday and the girl at Norfolk Cottages sorted it all for us without any problems and very quick.Mrs Jan Burn - 1st August 2016
Everything was truly wonderful.Mr T G Whiting - 24th July 2016
Warm and friendly owners, everything had been thought of.Mrs Jenny Hillier - 11th December 2015
We really enjoyed our stay at Anvil Cottage. The cottage was very well equipped, fresh and clean.Mr S De Jong - 7th October 2015
Excellent accommodation that was spotlessly clean and very well equipped. You do not need to take anything with you, it was all there!Mr M T Cox - 28th July 2015
Loved it.Mrs C Mathews - 30th June 2015
The best cottage we have ever stayed in, spotlessly clean and extremely comfortable,everything you could want has been provided and all the furnishings etc are of the highest standard, would highly recommendMr J Dowson - 29th June 2015
Excellent property - would thoroughly recommendMr N Brown - 19th May 2015