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Little Barn

Upton - Norfolk Broads

Close to the River Bure in the small village of Upton, this property is set in an area which is a haven for birdwatchers with buzzards and marsh harriers often seen nearby.
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
£246 - £443 per week *


Little Barn is a charming thatched property attached to the owners home, it dates from 1790 and was formerly used as an agricultural building.  It now provides comfortable accommodation for guests, with a spacious living area and ground floor bathroom, the mezzanine bedroom is tucked under the eaves.  There is a pretty patio outside the French doors, where you can enjoy alfresco meals, the owners has a small flock of hens which all add to the rural charm. The area is a birdwatchers paradise, with buzzards and march harriers regularly seen close by, this is a super property for a  relaxing break and makes an ideal base from which to explore the beautiful Norfolk Broads.  Shop/Pub: within walking distance

Open Plan Sitting/Dining Room with dining table and chairs, comfortable seating,  TV, DVD, CD player, WiFi. An archway leads to the
Kitchen with electric oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine and tumble dryer
Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, washbasin and wc

First Floor Mezzanine:
Bedroom 1 with twin beds

Garden with patio area with tables and chairs and lawn.

Parking: Driveway parking for two cars.
Heating: O.F.C.H.
Pets: One well-behaved small dog welcome-  please be aware of our booking information regarding pets.
Also Provided: Towels. Books, games and radio. Highchair. Travel cot. Hairdryer. Radio. Z-bed available on request for occasional use. Free entry to Fairhaven Woodland & Water Gardens
Notes: This is a non-smoking property. Mobile signal - good. Due to the mezzanine bedroom this property is not suitable for toddlers - Babes in arms and children over 3 are accepted.

Upton is a small village on the River Bure within The Broads. It is an ideal location for nature lovers, being the home of Upton Broads and Marshes and located on the edge of the wildlife trust where there are lovely waterside walks and fishing. Boat hire is available at nearby Acle and South Walsham, as well as at Wroxham and Potter Heigham. The village is ten miles between historic Norwich and the bustling seaside resort of Great Yarmouth, which offers a lovely sandy beach as well as a traditional seaside atmosphere. There are many other opportunities for days out close by, offering something for all ages. The village has a pub, with further facilities available in Acle, two miles away.


  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 3 Stars
  • Bed linen included
  • Towels included
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Travel cot
  • No smoking
  • 8 miles from the coast
  • 0.5 mile from nearest pub
  • 0.5 mile from nearest shop



Very spacious downstairs and well thought out. Owners welcoming and eggs, croissant, milk etc. on arrival, appreciated. Great location for local walks and exploring Broads & Coast.Mrs Sheila Blackburn - 27th August 2018
Lovely location. Friendly owner who provided some nice welcome touches i.e. milk, coffee ,cornflakes, croissants, home made marmalade and cake! Superb cottage, we could here nothing but bird song. Beautiful.Ms D Dixon - 24th July 2017
We really enjoyed our stay. Fabulous country location and the owner is lovelyMrs G Hudson - 6th June 2017
This was a brilliant property for our needs and we are so glad to have found this gem.Mr Terry Boatwright - 28th October 2016
Extremely comfortable accommodation with very good facilities. Excellent location.Mr Michael Garnish - 4th October 2016
A very pretty cottage in a very pretty & peaceful location.Mrs J Harris - 29th August 2016
The Barn was very comfortable and peaceful. A nice touch by the owner who left for us on our arrival eggs and other goodies. A very nice week enjoyed by us and our small dog.Mrs Coral Mccarthy - 11th July 2016
Delightful cottageMr P.S. Gibson - 1st July 2016