“Period cottages of character in delightful waterside location with passionate and enthusiastic hosts” - VisitEngland Assessor
Our Inspector's view
Once home to a famous artist, there are now five luxurious cottages in the grounds of this historic watermill on the Norfolk/Suffolk border. Each cottage has a private garden and access to stunning communal gardens. Our canoes and rowing boat enable exploration of the beautiful Waveney Valley (onsite owners can give tuition). Extensive, exclusive, river fishing too. Southwold and Norwich are 35 minutes’ drive. Fast Wi-Fi throughout. Village pub is 4 minute walk.
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About the area
The North Norfolk Coast is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and probably the finest of its kind in Europe. Here you’ll find a string of quaint villages and small towns – Holkham, Wells-next-the-Sea and Cley next the Sea are 21st-century favourites, while Sheringham and Cromer are classic examples of a good old-fashioned seaside resort where grand Victorian hotels look out to sea. Further round the coast you'll find Great Yarmouth, one of the most popular resorts in the UK and packed full of amusements, shops and seashore entertainment. And let's not forget Norwich, the region's only city.
Norfolk prides itself on its wealth of historic houses, the most famous being Sandringham, where Her Majesty the Queen and her family spend Christmas. Many of Norfolk’s towns have a particular charm and a strong sense of community. The quiet market towns of Fakenham and Swaffham are prime examples, as well as Thetford, with its popular museum focusing on the TV comedy series Dad’s Army which was filmed in the area.
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