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Narborough - Norfolk Countryside & Villages

River walks and fishing on the doorstep, this historic cottage in Narborough is the perfect get-away from it all holiday.
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
£358 - £650 per week *


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 - license 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, and dining table and chairs Kitchen Area with electric cooker, microwave, fridge with ice box, washing machine in cupboard under the stairs
Bathroom with bath, washbasin and wc

First Floor:
Bedroom 1
with a double bed and En-Suite with washbasin and wc
Bedroom 2 with twin beds
Shower Room with shower cubicle, washbasin and wc

Large riverside garden with garden furniture and barbecue.
Parking: Ample parking.
Heating: O.F.C.H.
Also Provided: Towels. CDs, books and games.  WiFi Broadband.
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 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • Private parking
  • WiFi
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 3.5 Stars
  • Bed linen included
  • Towels included
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
  • 20 miles from the coast
  • 5 miles from nearest pub
  • 0.5 mile from nearest shop



Excellent cottage with a very helpful and friendly ownerMiss S Dean - 22nd June 2017
Delightful, well-equipped, comfortable property in lovely rural location - exceeded our expectations and we enjoyed it so much we intend to return!Mrs M Bartrop - 20th July 2015
Felt relaxed as soon as we arrived. Had all the comforts of home in a peaceful setting. The cottage has been really well renovated and all the little extras, fresh flowers, milk, bread, etc just made the start to our stay that much easier.Mrs P - 4th July 2008
Excellent first rate accommodation, very comfortable and with everything you could need. Ideal location for exploring out and about in Norfolk.Mrs P - 28th June 2008
We will definately come again, calm and relaxing atmosphere.Mrs B - 21st June 2008
A great holiday in a lovely spot. Hope I can come again one day. Very comfortable and relaxing break.Mrs P - 14th June 2008
Such a lovely place, very comfortable and thoughtfully furnished and great fishing.Mr S - 7th June 2008
A lovely cottage with everything you need and a perfect base for visiting the Norfolk countryside. Hope to be back another time.Mr G - 28th May 2008
We enjoyed our stay, thanks for all your help.Mr F - 17th May 2008
Excellent holiday accommodation with some lovely personal touches. We will definately return.Mr H - 2nd May 2008
Very well equipped and cosy cottage in a convenient location for a family.Mrs B - 24th March 2008


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