This quaint and cosy 18c Fisherman's Cottage is situated at the back of the owner's home and is tucked away in a large mature garden. It is in the heart of North Norfolk in the pleasant coastal village of Happisburgh [always pronounced Haisbro'] famous for its distinctive red and white lighthouse in the centre of the village, the beautiful Norman church of St Mary's, and very near the church, the Hill House Hotel, a 17c Coaching Inn where Sir Arthur Conan Doyle used to stay. In close vicinity there is also a coffee shop and a very good fishmongers selling very fresh locally caught fish and crabs. A small Post Office too.
There is PRIVATE PARKING SPACE FOR 2 CARS off road.
The Cottage is beamed throughout and retains all the original features of the period, dating back to 1780.
The Property is personally prepared with special care by the owner giving those extra little touches to make guests feel at home and welcome, providing a friendly and personal service at all times to cater for all your holiday requirements. It is comfortably furnished and well equipped providing accommodation for 2 to 5 guests. It is in a great location for either a 'stay at home' holiday with the beach, local cafe and Inns, country walks to explore the village, local fishmongers with freshly cooked Cromer crabs, and Village events, or day trips to local attractions by car.
Broadland and the river is only 4mls away for hire boats and a unique day out in the beautiful scenery of the Norfolk Broads.The city of Norwich is approximately 20 miles away, with train station and airport, the Norman Castle and museum, theatres and restaurants etc. The broadland market town of Stalham is 4 miles away for all grocery needs,Post Office, Chinese and Indian take-aways, cafes and shops, library, Medical Centre and Veterinary Surgery. Market every Tuesday.
There is a large selection of brochures available in the cottage so guests are able to plan their holiday adventures. Within 2 miles of the cottage are the beautiful gardens of East Ruston Old Vicarage, open to the public in summer - a 20 acre area with plant stalls, teashop etc., well worth a look. There is a public Right of Way near to the property and it is only a ten minute walk through the fields to the beach, alternatively it is a 5 minute drive by car to either 'Gap' where there is car parking and public conveniences. There is also a very good family friendly Barn Cafe/Restaurant at Cart Gap "Smallstix". There are car parks and public conveniences at both 'Gaps' (ie: access to the beach).
This is a very good place for a 'Get away from it all' holiday. Either a WEEKLY stay or a SHORT BREAK HOLIDAY. [Please ask owner for details and rates for SHORT BREAKS, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME BY TELEPHONE +44 (0) 1692 650331. SIMPLE AND QUICK!
You can initially SECURE YOUR DATES with a phone call, message, or email.
Pets are accepted at owner's discretion, please enquire. There is a small charge of £20 for this service. We ask please that pets are not left in the property unattended, or shut in the kitchen at night. We love animals but have to consider the guests who may not, or have allergies etc. Please do not allow them on furniture or upstairs.
We ask for approx: 1/3 of total rental amount please as a Holding Deposit ( exact amount given on booking) , which makes for a much lighter Balance Payment one month before your holiday start date!, and fully secures your booking. Please note - we ask for NO BOOKING FEE. For guests in the UK PREFERRED PAYMENT is by CHEQUE please. Details given on booking. There is also the option to pay online but this will incur a substantial Booking Fee from Owners Direct, and not the owner. We are FULLY INSURED for PROPERTY OWNERS' LIABILITY (for members of the public to stay) Weekly rentals are as shown on this listing under Rental Rates, ( and sometimes cheaper!! ).
SIMPLE AND EASY TO CONTACT OWNER: +44 (0)1692 650331 , occasionally answerphone - please leave message and will quickly return.
REQUIRE IMPORTANT DATES? - Reserve at once with a phone call, message, or email.