Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Ducktails has plenty to offer, set in the picturesque village of South Creake there is lots to do and see within easy reach of the north Norfolk coast.
Ducktails benefits from a lovely south facing rear garden, the approach to the front of the cottage is over a small wooden footbridge across the trickling River Burn. Local ducks regularly visit the residents!
Suitable for young families with children and for those who enjoy the outdoors this is a great place for a holiday.
Many people enjoy this part of Norfolk for walking; cycling, sailing and bird watching. The nearby sandy beaches are easily accessible. The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path are easily joined nearby.
There are many National Trust and English Heritage properties nearby, including Sandringham House and these make great places to visit.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Brancaster Beach 15 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Kingslynn 35 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The sitting room and dining area, with its original timber beams, contains a large inglenook fireplace with a wood burning stove which quickly warms the room providing a lovely cosy place to relax. A sofa and two armchairs are provided to make your stay as comfortable as possible.
The kitchen is suitably equipped for the preparation of most meals where you will find everyday cooking utensils.
The ground floor bathroom has a wide bath and above an electric shower, W C and wash hand basin.
Two bedrooms upstairs, the master bedroom has a double bed, large chest of drawers, small wardrobe cupboard and bedside table. The twin bedroom has two single beds, a chest of drawers and bedside table.
|Further details outdoors|
The small rear enclosed garden also benefits from a sunny sheltered aspect, a lawn area as well as a new patio. This is a great area in the the summer where an alfresco lifestyle can be enjoyed with barbecues and a play area for children.
A garden shed is available to lock your bicycles and store any other items as required. Please provide your own padlock.
The East Anglia region
Situated in the east of England just south of the Wash. North Norfolk is recognised by its beautiful smooth undulating land form which gently rolls into the north sea.
South Creake is a delightful village. Just along the road is a large playing field with a safe children's playground. There are public tennis courts about 50m away and the local pub, which is well known in the area for its ambience, delicious food and local ales is a short walk away. It is easy to access local walks straight from the cottage, especially good for those who bring their dog. There is cycle hire available in South Creake itself.
The area around South Creake has many high class restaurants and pubs to suit every taste.
About 10 minutes drive from the cottage is Burnham Market. This is a wonderful place to visit with lots of specialist shops and art galleries. There are many other lovely villages to visit such as Holt and Cley, each with its own character. The area really is a shopper's paradise with many specialist shops of all kinds.