Maple Barn is set in idyllic, unspoilt countryside with magnificent views over open fields in the lovely village of Sutton in the heart of the Norfolk Broads. The beautiful sandy beaches of the East coast are less than five miles away, as is Wroxham the main boating centre of the Broads.
This sympathetically restored barn retains many original features including vaulted ceilings, a wealth of beams and exposed brickwork. With one double and one twin-bedded room, a fully enclosed rear garden with BBQ and plenty to do in the surrounding area, the barn is an ideal holiday home for all.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Sea Palling or Waxham 6 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Norwich 22 km, Nearest railway: Wroxham 18 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
Short breaks available - please enquire
Norfolk is a county brimming with stunning scenery, a wonderful coastline, stately homes and gardens, irresistible shopping and picturesque villages with welcoming country pubs. North Norfolk boasts miles of beautiful sandy beaches with seaside towns like Cromer and Sheringham, and market towns such as Aylsham and Holt.
The popular Norfolk Broads is a network of inland waterways consisting of large expanses of water, long meandering rivers and smaller lakes and are unique throughout Britain. It is the perfect place to relax and unwind and offers some spectacular wildlife.
The village of Sutton is situated on the River Ant, a tributary of the Bure, in the heart of the Norfolk Broads. Sutton is ideally situated to explore the beautiful North Norfolk coast with its sandy beaches, the tranquil Norfolk Broads rich in wildlife and the cathedral city of Norwich, just 14 miles away. For dining out there are a number of nearby restaurants and local pubs offering a good and very reasonably priced menu.
Sutton village boasts the largest corn mill in the country at nine storeys high and is also home to a small pottery studio. The Staithe at Sutton is a picturesque location where boats can be hired and fishing is permissible with a rod licence. Golden Pond can be found a short walk from the barn, known for its carp, tench, rudd and roach. The nearby village of Hickling is on the edge of Hickling Broad which is the largest of the Norfolk Broads and is popular for boating and windsurfing. A regatta normally takes place during the holiday summer months. It is also one of the homes of the Norfolk Wildlife Trust, the area being a haven for ornithologists, nature lovers and walkers with beautiful countryside all around. Cyclists will love the quiet lanes, with a number of places offering cycle hire.
Lovely sandy beaches can be found at Waxham and Sea Palling, which is just three miles away, and there is easy access to the whole of Norfolk's rich and diverse coastline. The Broads Museum is located in the small market town of Stalham just 5 minutes away, where the nearest supermarket can also be found. The centre of the Broads at Wroxham is just a short distance by car where you will find regular cruises around the beautiful Norfolk Broads and at Wroxham Barns local craftspeople working.
At Aylsham you will find the Bure Valley Railway with its miniature steam and diesel trains linking the town to Wroxham. The picturesque Georgian market town of Holt, coastal village of Cley with its National Nature Reserve, Blakeney Point's seal colony and the traditional seaside resort towns of Cromer, Sheringham and Wells are all within easy reach by car. Golf courses can be found at Sheringham and Royal Cromer.