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Narborough - Norfolk Countryside & Villages

Feel part of history in this beautifully renovated cottage that housed barge horses and watermen in days gone by on the River Nar.
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
£377 - £685 per week *

Special Offers: 15% off week beginning 22nd September 2018


These three cottages are part of a terrace that was formerly used to accommodate the barge horses and watermen who worked the River Nar. Renovated with modern interiors, the cottages offer river views and on-site fishing - licence required, on the owner's riverbank and lake. Tickets available (details given on booking) to fly fish the main river with a day pass. Direct access from the door to river walks. Shop: 0.5 miles Pub: 5 miles

Ground Floor:
Open Plan Room
with Sitting/Dining Area with comfortable seating, TV, DVD player, CD hi-fi, electric fire and dining table and chairs Kitchen Area with electric cooker, dishwasher, fridge with ice box, washing machine and microwave Bathroom with bath, washbasin and wc

First Floor:
Bedroom 1
with a double bed
Bedroom 2 a small room with twin beds
Bedroom 3 with a single bed
Shower Room with shower cubicle, washbasin and wc

Garden: Large riverside garden with garden furniture and barbecue.
Parking: Ample parking.
Heating: O.F.C.H.
Also Provided: Towels. CDs, books and games. WiFi.
Notes: This is a non-smoking property. Mobile signal - variable. Care should be taken with children near to the water's edge. 

Situated on the banks of the River Nar, the village of Narborough is located between the historic market towns of Swaffham and King's Lynn, both of which provide good shopping, pubs and restaurants. It is eighteen miles from the seaside resort of Hunstanton, with the bird reserves along the North West Coast also close by. There is excellent fishing at Narborough Trout Farm and Pentney Lakes. The village has shops and a Chinese restaurant with further facilities available in Swaffham, five miles away.


  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 3 Stars
  • Bed linen included
  • Towels included
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Barbecue
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
  • 20 miles from the coast
  • 5 miles from nearest pub
  • 0.5 mile from nearest shop



The cottage was fantastic and the little touches like milk and orange juice in the fridge were very welcome. Very comfortable beds, quite spacious rooms, fully equipped kitchen and beautiful surroundings. Felt like home from home.Mrs Emma Hawthorn - 9th April 2018
The cottage was great. Had everything you needed and more. The owner took a very last minute booking. She was very welcoming. We had the run of the estate. Which was great with the little ones. She posted the childrens dressing gowns to us which we left by mistake.Mrs K Gardner - 15th November 2015
An enjoyable week in a very comfortable and well equipped cottage. The welcome pack was most welcome and we loved the surrounding countryside and river.Mrs C - 6th July 2008
This was a good place to paint and explore.Mrs L - 7th June 2008
Thank you so much for a lovely cottage. we were made to feel welcome and the bread and milk were much appreciated.Mr M - 24th May 2008
Excellent accommodation, very well equipped and you have thought of everything.Mr C - 27th April 2008
We have spent a really good time here. It is a really good place to see the beautiful nature and countryside.Mr G - 12th April 2008
We enjoyed our stay, we were made to feel very welcome and we appreciated the milk and bread.Mrs L - 6th April 2008


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