The Old Mill
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Windmill | 7 bedrooms | sleeps 15
** Winner of Trip Advisor Certifictae of Excellent 2014**
Standing imposingly in its own large garden, the Old Mill has been carefully refurbished to provide 7 floors of cutting edge design against a backdrop of original features. Glass bannisters, steel staircases and granite worktops blend perfectly with red brick, oak floors and the original workings of the old flour mill.
The house brims with character: Beamed ceilings, woodburners, open fires, squishy sofas.
The huge stainless steel and oak kitchen has french doors leading to the large BBQ area and heated swimming pool.
The split level heavily beamed sitting room has the original mill stone as its central feature.
The ground floor of the tower is presented as a formal dining room, whilst overhead, on the first floor, a stunning glass walkway connects the house to the Mill Tower.
|Size||Sleeps up to 15, 7 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Heacham 30 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Stanstead 60 km, Nearest railway: Downham Market 9 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Private outdoor pool (heated), Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (heated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||7 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||King Beds (1), Double beds (4), Single beds (3), Bunk Beds (1), Cots (2), Dining seats for 15, Lounge seats for 15|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (heated), Private garden, BBQ, Trampoline|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
The Main house has a Master Suite with a Super king 4-Poster Bed, dressing room and luxurious en-suite with separate wet room shower and extra deep bath.
Additionally in the main house there is a spacious double room with handmade oak bed, a contemporary twin room , and a Family room with a double bed and a set of bunk beds.The bunks in this room are suitable for children and lightweight adults only.
In the Mill tower there is a stunning ground floor circular dining room, with glass walkway overhead, giving uninterrupted views above to the workings of The Old Mill.
Additionally, in the Tower there are two charming circular double bedrooms on the second and third floor, and a single room on the fourth floor.
70 ft high on the seventh floor is the viewing tower, providing 360' uninterrupted views over beautiful Norfolk countryside.
The bedrooms in the tower lead into each other with each staircase and therefore offer a reduced level of privacy.
|Further details outdoors|
The Private Outdoor Pool is normally open and ready for use, weather permitting, from April to October (inclusive).
The pool can be heated on request at a charge of £30.00 per day. Pool charges apply for the entirety of the rental period.
Please note that the pool is not fenced off.
The pool area at The Old Mill is relatively close to neighbouring gardens and so guests are asked to be respectful and considerate by not using offensive language, loud music or shouting in the pool area.This applies especially in the hours after 8pm .
Towels, including pool towels are supplied.
The garden has a 14ft trampoline with a safety net and an outside games barn contains a ping-pongelection of lawn games, cricket sets, footballs etc. The trampoline is for use by children only.
The pool is surrounded by sun loungers and outside dining areas seating up to 15 are available on both the front and back patios.
Also available at The Old Mill on request are stairgates, baby monitor, high chairs, baby cot, junior bed, travel cots and baby bath seat.
If you have any requirements that are not listed, please just ask !
A non refundable deposit of 30% is required to secure a reservation at The Old Mill with the balance payable eight weeks in advance of arrival.
Cancellations within this eight week period are subject to the full cost of the rental, leaving only the £500.00 security deposit for refund.
Standard Check in time is 4pm and departure time is 10am, though these are very flexible, where possible.
Standard changeover days are Monday and Friday though we will be flexible with these if at all possible.
Mid week bookings have a minimum of 4 nights rental.
Weekend bookings can run from Thursday- Sunday instead of Friday - Monday if preferred, but the weekend rate will still apply for those alternate 3 nights.
Two night weekend stays are possible, but a higher nightly rate will apply.
About this location
The East Anglia region
Stoke Ferry is a quiet village in Norfolk on the East Coast of England. The village and the surrounding areas abound with rivers and forests for all types of walking, cycling, fishing and boating.Within 3 miles is the National trust Oxborough Hall which can be reached over a variety of foot trails from the Old Mill.Other local places of interest include Gooderstone water gardens, Boadiceas village, Icenie brewery, Stowe Bardolphs' rare breeds petting farm and High Lodge at Thetford Forest with its excellent line up of Summer concerts, and its well known 'GO APE' extreme adventure trails. The Corn Exchange Theatre in kings Lynn and the Kings Lynn Arts Centre always have an exciting family friendly programme of events.Two excellent Golf Courses, Denver and Swaffham are within 10 minutes drive.
Stoke Ferry is a picturesque West Norfolk village, with pretty traditional chalk and flint houses lining the majority of the village centre. The village has a well stocked corner shop , and an excellent fish and chip shop, as well as a pizza and chinese takeaway, a church and playing fields.
The jewel in the village crown is 'the common', where miles of public walkways run alongside both banks of The River Wissey . The area is both peaceful and magical whether on a frosty Winter's morning or Balmy Summer's evening.
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20 Jan 2015
"SUPERB SETTING for our large family celebration"
It did exactly what it said on the tin! The OLD MILL was a perfect setting for our mixed age ranged family. There are plenty of grouped seating areas for all ages to group together and chat and large… More
5 Jan 2015
"Wow, Wow, Wow!!"
We stayed at the Old Mill for a 'offsite meeting and team build' for Christmas, and it was absolutely fantastic. The communication from Sandra to begin with was excellent, with all informat… More
3 Jan 2015
"Wonderful stay in beautiful accommodation"
We booked the Old Mill for our friend's hen party as we wanted a quiet, relaxing weekend where we could catch up with each other and enjoy the beautiful scenery. The Old Mill provided the perfect… More
23 Nov 2014
"Fantastic experience, never to be forgotten."
Absolutely remarkable, wonderful & unique place to stay, long-lasting memories of a very special occasion. Truly delightful accommodation with extremely high standard fittings & fixtures. Many differ… More
4 Nov 2014
"A REAL TREAT"
We booked this as a place to celebrate birthdays for 2 of our group and they just loved it - as did we all . Pre arrival Sandra was so helpful in answering any questions and then even provided the wa… More
1 Oct 2014
We booked this house for a Hen Weekend and it did not disappoint! The place was immaculate! The bride had the PERFECT master bedroom. And there was loads of places to have fun and we sure had it here.… More
23 Sep 2014
"Magnificently restored old mill with everything you could possibly need."
The Old Mill was the perfect location for our family holiday. Sandra and Gary's attention to detail is spot-on and we could wish for nothing more. The highlight was dinner on Saturday evening i… More
17 Sep 2014
"A great venue for a large family party"
The Old Mill was an exciting building in which to stay, and as guests arrived all had to be given a tour. There was plenty of interior space for eating and relaxing, so a winter break would be excelle… More
9 Aug 2014
"Fantastic property, thoroughly enjoyed our stay!"
We have just returned from our stay at The Old Mill. There were 15 in our party and we were there Monday to Friday. The property is absolutely stunning! Everything is finished to a very high standard… More
5 Aug 2014
Above and beyond expectation. Beautifully appointed, every need anticipated and provided for. Plenty of space for everyone to relax in. We love our food and each couple took it in turns to cook the… More
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