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Country Cottages With Parking And Farmland Views - Grape Cottage Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

Description

Grape Cottage Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

The main bedroom has a double bed, and the 2nd bedroom has twin beds (note: these are 2'6" wide but suitable for all guests). A travel cot is available and a child's Z-bed on request, also child safety gates. The family bathroom has bath/shower over, washbasin and wc, electric shaver point and extractor fan. There is a modern beamed kitchen with ceramic hob, electric fan oven, fridge freezer, microwave and electric toaster, and a breakfast bar with stools. There is a washing machine, an ironingboard/iron, vacuum cleaner and barbecue tools in the rear lobby. Coal and wood for guests' use in autumn/winter is kept in the front porch. The beamed living room has sofas, dining table and chairs, Freeview digital TV, DVD player, stereo music centre for radio/CD/cassette tapes, and an open working fireplace. Books, maps and guidebooks/leaflets are provided and children's toys/puzzles.


About the property

E15219

Our 2 adjoining 19th century farmworkers' cottages are traditional in style and character, with exposed beams. Sitting rooms, kitchens and bathrooms are on the ground floor and double and twin bedrooms upstairs. Each cottage has its own garden at the rear and private parking space at the front. The cottages are in a row of 5 similar properties, in a quiet lane which is used only by these occupants, leading to a farm gate at one end and the road through the village, with large duckpond, at the other. There is a good pub/restaurant just minutes walk away in the village and the nearest general stores is 2 miles.


Owner
Alyson Aronson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2017

About Alyson Aronson

We are John and Alyson, with cats Fluffy and Meiko, and we have been visiting North Norfolk for many years. We are semi-retired and love having more time now to escape to Stanhoe, a pretty, traditional village with its lovely duckpond and farmland. We have a large family, now with their own children, who also stay at the cottages from time to time.

Alyson Aronson purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Alyson Aronson chose Kings Lynn & West Norfolk

We fell in love with North Norfolk for its beautiful countryside, beaches and tranquillity and we'd love you to share it too. Our traditional, beamed 19th century farmworkers cottages are set in a quiet lane ending at a gate to a field, so no traffic passes the front door, and far-reaching views over adjoining farmland add to the countryside peace and quiet. But we are not remote from enjoying the many facilities the area has to offer.

What makes this cottage unique

There are many villages to explore, nature trails to follow, and a whole coastal area of unspoilt sandy beaches -the nearest beach is just 10 mins drive through the country lanes. Add to that family attractions, stately homes and gardens, scenic walks, nature reserves all within close proximity, a log fire in the winter and a pub/restaurant 2 minutes walk away!

Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Stansted
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
The Duck Inn
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Harwich
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Kings Lynn
Nearest Motorway
40 Miles
M11
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
The Duck Inn
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Brancaster
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

We are close to the North Norfolk Coastal Path and the Pedders Way for walkers, and wildlife/birdwatching is excellent at the many reserves in easy reach.

Coast/Beach:

Approx 10 minutes to nearest beach by car. Long, clean sandy beaches with sand-dunes. Nearest beach with activities for children approx 8 miles

Travel:

Car essential, local buses infrequent.

Nearest railway station Kings Lynn approx 30 minutes drive

Nearest airport Stansted approx 2 hours drive

Distances:

Village has good restaurant/pub with free wi-fi, other nearby villages all have pubs and/or restaurants. Next village (2 miles) has fish and chip shop.

Several stately homes/gardens within 1 hour drive

Several nature/bird reserves within 30 minutes drive

The area has many interesting churches, mills and other buildings of note.

Further Details:

Nearest restaurant/pub 2 minutes walk *free wi-fi*

Nearest town Fakenham, 9 miles, with banks, supermarkets etc.

Nearest general stores 2 miles

Nearest petrol and local shops 3 miles.

Cycle hire in summer 3 miles.

Available Rentals

Notes

Changeover day: Saturday
Booking Notes:
Booking is by email/telephone, £50 non-refundable deposit with booking form, balance payable 4 weeks before arrival. Full payment due immediately for bookings less than 6 weeks before arrival. Final details sent on clearance of balance. Cheques/BACS transfers acceptable, credit cards not taken. Charges for pets, and towels(Grape Cottage only) must be added to final balance.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day Saturday. Arrival 4pm by arrangement, departure by 10am.
Short midweek breaks/long weekends available low season only. Open all year
Christmas/New Year by arrangement

Notes on prices:
Midweek breaks/long weekends available October-midMarch. Christmas/New Year by arrangement. Dog £25 per week (2nd and subsequent dogs £10 each per week), other pets by arrangement. Towel hire (Grape Cottage only) £15 per set (bath and hand towel) per week. For guests staying more than 1 week, midstay clean/linen change included. Charges for pets or towels are additional to rental prices and must be added to rental price where applicable.


Amenities

King's Lynn Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Full size bath with shower over, washbasin and toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Bedroom 1 has a double bed, bedroom 2 has twin beds (2'6" wide but full length for use by all guests. Travel cot and Z-bed available on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Vine Cottage: Bed 2 leads off Bed 1 Grape Cottage: Twin beds are 2'6" wide but full length and suitable for all guests. Well behaved dogs welcome but downstairs only. Smoking prohibited anywhere on the premises. Outside: Each cottage has a garden with furniture and a small barbecue.

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