Necton near Swaffham, Norfolk
Necton 2 miles. A stylish, first floor barn conversion, peacefully situated in the tiny rural hamlet of West End, 2 miles from Necton and 5 miles form Swaffham. Carefully renovated to retain much charm and character, this homely property boasts original beams and a warming woodburner situated on the original doorstep of the former farmhouse, while wonderful skylights frame picturesque views from all aspects. The pretty garden features its own babbling brook, leading to 2 acres of land where ducks and chickens roam free. Follow Peddars Way to the village of Castle Acre, absorbing the tranquil countryside, explore Bradenham Hall with its whispering arboretum and striking gardens or the pretty market town of Dereham, home to an array of shops, cafés and restaurants. A wonderful base for a romantic getaway. Note: This cottage is next to Refs 3505 and 4368 and together they accommodate 13.
All first floor. One double bedroom with en-suite (shower, basin & WC). Fitted kitchen with breakfast bar & 2 stools. Sitting room with woodburner.
Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, video, DVD, radio/cassette. Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Lawned garden with furniture & BBQ. Sorry, no smoking. One well-behaved dog welcome at £10 per week. Shop and pub 2 miles. Note: This property is not suitable for children (including infants). Note: Unfenced brook at bottom of garden. Note: Front door accessed via 12 wooden steps. Note: Due to horses, ducks & chickens at property dogs must be kept on a lead. Note: Bedroom & sitting room accessed via sloping doorways lower than standard height.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Washing machine
About the location
Swaffham 5 miles; Dereham 6 miles; Norwich 22 miles.
The thriving village of Necton is situated at the heart of Norfolk, between the market towns of Swaffham and Dereham, and hosts a welcoming pub with restaurant, a village store with butcher’s and a post office, whilst an impressive Norman church dominates the village and boasts a beautiful carved oak communion table dating back to 1086 and a wonderful Jacobean pulpit. Visit Bradenham Hall, a fine Georgian house with over 27 acres of beautiful gardens and arboretum, reputed to have been visited by Lord Nelson, or enjoy the infamous Peddars Way and the Norfolk Coastal Path, offering 93 tranquil miles of picturesque Norfolk countryside close by, great for walking, cycling and horse riding. The pretty market town of Dereham is just 6 miles away offering a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants and a local farmers' market every fortnight. Plenty to see and do in this lovely location.