Laburnum Cottage

Welney near Ely, East Anglia (Ref. 29465)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A delightful, semi-detached cottage in the heart of the village of Welney in Norfolk. With pleasant views of peaceful countryside stretching from the back of this Welney cottage, this is a perfect base for families, friends and couples alike hoping to explore the wonders of Norfolk. This charming, character cottage in Welney has been given a modern twist. A spacious king-size double room overlooks the front of the cottage, whilst a twin boasts far-reaching views across wonderful countryside. There is a stylish family bathroom on the ground floor and a well-equipped contemporary kitchen. A comfortable sitting room is home to a dining area and a cosy open fire, perfect for warming your toes after a day of walking! A conservatory provides a wonderful spot to sit and read in the warming sunshine. Step outside this Welney cottage into a lovely lawned garden, great for sitting out and planning the day's adventures in the morning sun. The Welney village pub serves food and drink and is the perfect place to relax in after a day out exploring. The River Delph and the Old Bedford River are close by, providing wonderful areas for walking and cycling. A little further from this Welney cottage is The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and the RSPB Bird Reserve, a haven for birdwatchers, whilst the historic city of Ely is a short drive away. Why not marvel at its beautiful cathedral, try a spot of shopping or visit the Ely City Golf Club to practice your swing? This Welney cottage is perfect for exploring Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and open fire. Conservatory.

Amenities

Oil central heating with open fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Front and side lawned garden with furniture. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 5 miles, pub 1 mile. Note: There are two steps from parking area to patio. Note: There is a stream adjacent to the front garden.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

WELNEY

Downham Market 9 miles; Ely 10 miles; March 11 miles.

Welney is a small village on the border of Norfolk and Cambridgeshire. Welney sits on the edge of The Fens with an attractive local pub. The area surrounding Welney is low lying and is home to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (WWT) reserve in the Ouse Washes. The reserve is the winter home of thousands of swans and ducks from northern Europe and the Arctic. Also close by is the RSPB reserve at Ouse Washes which has walks across the wet grasslands. The historic city of Ely is just a short drive away and is home to Ely’s beautiful cathedral with its unique Octagonal tower. Visit Oliver Cromwell’s house where you can step back in time and see how his family would have lived in the mid 17th century, or visit Ely Museum, housed in the city’s old gaol. Ely also offers a beautiful waterside area on the River Great Ouse where you can enjoy relaxing boat trips, leisurely riverside walks, explore the antique shops, or visit the Babylon Art Gallery.

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