Sleeping 4 guests in 2 bedrooms, Heron Cottage is a homely and contemporary cottage nestled in the heart of the historic village of Castle Acre.

This cosy cottage is ideal for those wanting to explore all of Norfolk, and If you enjoy history then you will love the views from the cottage windows onto the 12th-century remains of one of the original Bailey Gate structures.

The property is beautifully furnished and features many tasteful interior design touches alongside a log burner in lounge. It has been thoughtfully prepared and is ideal for couples and small families.

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4

2

1

Log burner.

Nestled next to the 12th-century Bailey Gate.

Dog friendly.

1 minute walk to a great local pub.

Private parking.

From:

£350

Availability & Booking

Enclosed courtyard.

20 minutes drive to Sandringham.

30 minutes drive to the North Norfolk coast.

Central local to Castle Acre.

Overview

Smart TV
Fridge/Freezer
Washing Machine
Nespresso Machine
Microwave
Dishwasher
Bath
Towels Included
Bed Linen Included
Central Heating

Enclosed Garden
Garden Furniture
Garden
Pub Within 5 Minute Walk
Shop Within 5 Minute Walk
Wood Burner
Rural Location
Countryside Location
Cot
Private Parking

Dogs Accepted
WiFi

Overview

Smart TV
Fridge/Freezer
Washing Machine
Nespresso Machine
Microwave
Dishwasher
Bath
Towels Included
Bed Linen Included
Central Heating

Enclosed Garden
Garden Furniture
Garden
Pub Within 5 Minute Walk
Shop Within 5 Minute Walk
Wood Burner
Rural Location
Countryside Location
Cot
Private Parking

Dogs Accepted
WiFi

4

2

1

Log burner.

Nestled next to the 12th-century Bailey Gate.

Dog friendly.

1 minute walk to a great local pub.

Private parking.

From:

350

Availability & Booking

Enclosed courtyard.

20 minutes drive to Sandringham.

30 minutes drive to the North Norfolk coast.

Central local to Castle Acre.

House Layout

Enter the property through the front door and into the spacious and well equipped hallway which offers plenty of coat hanging space, shoe storage and umbrellas. From the hallway guests can access the living room, kitchen/diner and ascend the staircase to the first floor.

The living room has been handsomely designed with green, beige and brown hues to give a homely yet stylish feel. The design is complemented with a wood burning stove, perfect for the winter months and after a long day traversing the Norfolk countryside and coastline. The room offers plenty of comfortable seating, 2 floor lamps, a large coffee table, console table with lamps and a smart TV, making it an ideal space to unwind in with family and friends.

The kitchen/diner is a well appointed, open plan area which has been cleverly designed to make use of the space available. It has been planned with bright designs and offers seating for up to 6 guests, making is a wonderfully sociable and relaxing space to enjoy with loved ones. The kitchen is well stocked with plenty of facilities such as, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer and a washing machine and extra laundry facilities in the walk in pantry. There is a back door which leads out to the enclosed courtyard and private parking.

At the top of the stairs walk down the landing to access bedroom 1, bedroom 2 and the family bathroom.

Both bedrooms are designed with a contemporary yet cosy design and boast views of the historic architecture of the Norman flint-built Bailey Gate.

Bedroom 1 offers a double bed alongside a large dresser, bedside tables with lamps and a large wooden wardrobe.

Bedroom 2 is a twin bedroom, also offering a lovely wardrobe, bedside table with lamp and intricate design features.

The family bathroom is light and airy and provides a shower, WC and washbasin, alongside plenty of bathroom storage.

The cottage offers private parking for 1 car which can be accessed through the enclosed courtyard to the rear of the property.

The enclosed courtyard area is perfect for al fresco dining and soaking up the last of the evening sun. There is an extra gate towards the front of the property to access the street and to view the wonderful Bailey Gate remains.

Walk through the Bailey Gate to access the village green, local pub and quaint village tearoom.

Linen and Towels are included within price.
WiFi is available.
Parking for 1 car.
Phone Reception is good
Central Heating

Availability & Booking

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Location

Heron Cottage

Heron Cottage is set in the popular and historic village of Castle Acre which lies 20 minutes south of Sandringham Estate and 10 minutes away from Houghton Hall and King’s Lynn.

Castle Acre is just 4 miles north of the market town of Swaffham which offers plenty of amenities, perfect for your self catering holiday. This rural village is known for its castle and priory alongside the nearby rolling hills and countryside views which are waiting to be explored.

If you’re looking for a rural retreat with history at your doorstep and key Norfolk attractions just a stone’s throw away, then Castle Acre is your village. The village offers a plethora of shops and convenience stores, a large playground and cricket square, as well as a great pub and wonderful cottage style tearoom. Ideal for visiting after a long journey!

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