Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 3
The former fisherman’s cottage dates back around 250 years. The charming 18th century house, set 30 seconds from the seafront, bristles with many original features yet takes advantage of all the modern comforts required for a comfortable and relaxing stay.
The sitting room with beamed ceilings, flint and brick walls revels in its history. A Pamment tiled floor is an attractive aged feature. Quality comfortable furniture ensures a relaxed atmosphere in this charming retreat. Just relax in the warmth with some music or a DVD on the flat screen television.
The kitchen at the rear is well equipped with gas hob, oven, microwave, fridge and a wealth of pots pans and numerous other utensils. Other niceties include slow cooker and filter coffee maker.
The main bedroom oozes snugness. A solid oak bed takes centre stage, with the deep pocket sprung mattress, ensuring a restful nights sleep. The apparent lack of storage is certainly compensated by the uncluttered quality and embraces the original features. The floor still boasts original boards and is certainly not spirit level flat and the gnarled aged beam embraces the room adding charm and character.
The second bedroom claims a good view of the sea and the new Sheringham museum. Furnished with an antique single bed, this room is pleasingly decorated and provides ample storage.
The bathroom mixes new with old. With all the charm of the wooden beams and door it has a modern suite. including overbath shower.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Norwich 30 km, Nearest railway: Sheringham|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details outdoors|
Although there is no parking at the property there is a car park to the rear and others nearby. Free parking is available within a few minutes walK.
Towels, bed linen, tea towels and hand towel all included.
The East Anglia region
North Norfolk is unique. Catering for beach and water lovers it appeals greatly to all generations.
The northern coast is famed for its rich wildlife. In particular this area is very important for migrating birds. Birdwatchers travel from far and wide to study and observe the huge diverse sea bird population.
The light over land and sea creates constantly changing, stunning panoramas and has been a favourite of many of the most famous water colour artists.
Sheringham has a small population but tourism is growing. As well as the sea and sand there are many other ways to entertain. Locally there are museums, shops and a market. The RNLI boat house is worth investigating and the crews will always be grateful of your support.
During the year numerous festivals have become very popular especially the Potty Festival of folk dance. The steam railway is a major attraction with visiting trains from all over the country.
The famous Sheringham Shantymen singers can often be found entertaining at one of the great local pubs.
Other attractions would include the local theatre, Sheringham Park , especially beautiful when the rhododendrons are in bloom, and numerous stately homes.
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18 Jun 2014
"Cosy seaside retreat"
Absolutely loved this cottage. Visited twice within a short time as we had left a valuable item behind. Shirley the cleaner/house keeper was a gem in sorting this out for us. Cottage is situated on th… More
13 Aug 2012
"Beautifully decorated & a great location"
A really lovely cottage, tastefully decorated & fully equipped with everything needed for a comfortable stay with my partner & son. Wonderful location, very close to beach & easy to return to in a dow… More
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