Clare Cottage is a delightful detached Norfolk property set in a large garden with its own private meadow where you can enjoy the sound of the calming stream, a tranquil shallow pond with bulrushes and views of the village church. A perfect spot is to sit under the tree beside the stream, where you will find a circle of logs in which to enjoy peaceful a picnic or toasted marshmallows on the campfire. The cottage’s meadow gently falls away to the rear of the cottage and enjoys a tranquil shallow pond with bulrushes. Little ones will enjoys the whimsical magic, exploring the habitat, bird watching or just enjoying this great countryside retreat. The lovely vista from the terrace is an ideal spot for a lazy breakfast or a relaxed supper.
This spacious cottage with a large open fire has a relaxed farmhouse feel and is ideal for families or friends. There is flexible accommodation ideal for sleeping eight but offers further sleeping accommodation with a children’s double bunk room and a ground floor snug/games room with children’s stacker beds and en-suite bathroom. It also benefits from a well equipped kitchen with brand new range cooker. The area is rich in wildlife, as dusk falls you may see deer or a barn owl quartering the meadow. This pretty cottage is a place to spend quality time with the family and make wonderful memories to keep. Shop: 1 mile Pub: 2 miles
Sitting Room/Dining Room with comfortable seating, open fire, flat screen TV, DVD player, CD player, video player, dining table with seating for eight.
Kitchen with electric range cooker with hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher
Utility/Boot Room/Hallway washing machine, tumble dryer,
Snug/Games Room/Bedroom 4 with a 2ft 6 children’s size stackable beds (please ask for linens when booking these will be charged at £15 extra per bed, these can also be made into a simple king-size double if required).
Bathroom or (ensuite to Bedroom 4) with bath and hand held shower over, washbasin and wc
Bedroom 1 with a king size bed,
Bedroom 2 with king size bed with views of the meadow
Bedroom 3 with two full sized bunk beds
Family Shower Room with shower cubicle, wc and wash basin.
Garden: Large garden with lawns, patio terrace, charcoal barbecue, garden log burner, table and chairs, private meadow with church views.
Parking: Driveway for four cars
Heating: GFCH, open fire with fuel pack
Also provided: WiFi, Welcome pack, Towels. Books and games. Radio Hairdryer, Stairgate, Toddler high chair, Travel cot, iPod dock. 2nd Fridge/freezer and garage for bike storage
Notes: This is a non smoking property. Mobile reception – variable. Children should be supervised at all times and when close to water and the muddy ditches that act as the boundary to the neighbouring property. There are sheep in the field to keep the grass down intermittently over the season, please keep away from the animals and be be aware of any trip hazards in the long grass.
Gunthorpe is a small quiet, pretty village 10 minutes from the beautiful market town of Holt, a haven for retail therapy full of independent boutiques shops, cafes and galleries. Clare Cottage is six miles from the beautiful North Norfolk Coast, go on a seal trip from Blakeney Quay or visit Norfolk Wildlife Trusts Cley Marshes reserve for fantastic bird watching. Along the coast there are great pubs and restaurants who specialize in serving locally sourced food, needless to say there is super seafood, Brancaster mussels, Cromer Crab to name but a few. If you need a little retail therapy the historic cathedral city of Norwich is an easy drive away, here you will find a huge selection of independent shops, theatres, museums and restaurants. Norfolk is a great destination to enjoy family days out with Pensthope Natural Park just a few miles away. With great children’s indoor and outdoor adventure play areas and lakes and wildlife to discover along the way. Whether spending time building sand castles on the gorgeous Wells or Holkham beaches, discovering the beautiful Norfolk countryside, this cottage is ideal to return to at the end of the day, unwind on a reclining chair and enjoy the peaceful view, a delicious barbecue or a roaring log fire.
At a glance
- Sleeps 8
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- Friday changeover
- Pet free property
- Private parking
- Ground floor bedroom
- Bed linen included
- Towels included
- Open fire/woodburner
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- Travel cot
- No smoking
- Games room/table
- 6 miles from the coast
- 1 mile from nearest pub
- 2 miles from nearest shop
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