All the shops, pubs, and restaurants are within a five minute walk. The cottage has had a new kitchen fitted for 2009, a luxury shower room and new bathroom for 2013. Horning is the perfect location for exploring the waterways of the Norfolk Broads, it even has its own resident otter! It is also well located for the North Norfolk coastline, and is within easy reach of many tourist attractions.
Lounge/dining room with picture windows looking out onto the riverside garden.
Free WiFi - requires your own wireless enabled PC.
Patio doors open onto balcony with good views over the river, garden furniture.
Small riverside garden, mooring for small boat, fishing, children must be closely supervised at all times.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Sea Palling 10 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Norwich 12 km, Nearest railway: Hoveton & Wroxham 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
"Upside down" house makes the most of the views. Upstairs you have lounge/diner with balcony, kitchen, double room and twin room, and family bathroom. Downstairs is one bedroom with king size bed and separate duvets, can be treated more or less as twin beds it's so wide! Also downstairs is a beautiful shower room with double walk in shower, and fitted wc and basin. Not suitable for the totally wheelchair bound, but you can park right outside, and if you can manage one flight of not-too-steep stairs, then it could be suitable for the elderly/infirm; if unsure, please check with owner.
|Further details outdoors|
Ample parking right outside the front door.
Garden with BBQ and furniture, good fishing from the garden.
Bed Linen included, but please bring your own towels.
Horning is situated on the River Bure in the heart of the Norfolk Broads about 10 miles from Norwich and 1.5 miles from Wroxham, the home of the famous "Roys of Wroxham" ,the "largest village store in the world". Horning is a family friendly village which provides good local amenities including 3 riverside pubs (all serving food), restaurants, Chinese takeaway, fish & chip shop, tea room, deli, butcher, newsagent/grocery store, post office & hair & beauty salon. Just a 5 minute walk down the road there is a small leisure centre the "Helska" with heated swimming pool, spa, sauna & gym. Fine sandy beaches are a 20 minute drive away, a bit further afield some of the beaches in North Norfolk are among the most beautiful in the country.
Day boats can be hired locally for days or the week. Belwilderwood - The Tree House Adventure Park is just up the road. Wroxham Barns craft centre makes for a lovely day out with it's craft shops, children's fun fair and junior farm where all the family can feed and interact with the animals and it's only 3 miles away. The Bure valley Railway leaves from Wroxham, an old Great Eastern line it links Wroxham to the ancient market town of Alysham, great fun for all the family.
There is an excellent 18 hole golf course 6 miles away.