Dereham , Norfolk
Dereham 2 miles. This lovely semi-detached barn conversion is adjoined to the owner’s home in the hamlet of Badley Moor, just two miles from the popular Norfolk market town of Dereham. Well appointed throughout, this contemporary Dereham cottage is ideal for romantic getaways and quiet, relaxing breaks. This ground floor Dereham cottage offers an open plan living area with a warming woodburner, perfect for returning to after enjoying a bracing countryside walk in the stunning, surrounding fields. Outside this cottage you can enjoy alfresco dining in your own pretty courtyard garden, whilst taking in the views over the paddocks. The nearby market town of Dereham offers a wide selection of shops and restaurants, and there are plenty of attractions to keep you busy, including a cinema, a sports centre and the opportunity to enjoy an indoor swimming pool and bowling. The city of Norwich is just a short drive from your Dereham cottage and has two cathedrals, a castle, many museums and a vast selection of shops, all of which offer a memorable experience for all. The Norfolk coast is also within easy driving distance from your Dereham cottage and offers many vibrant seaside towns, as well as quiet former fishing harbours to discover. Why not visit one of the many local National Trust properties or the Queen’s Norfolk residence Sandringham House, where you can explore the house and its stunning gardens. This is a delightful Dereham cottage in an area that offers something for everyone.
All ground floor. One king-size double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburner.
Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting area. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine in external building, TV with Freeview, DVD. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Private rear enclosed courtyard garden with furniture. Shared side lawned garden with unfenced stream and pond. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2 miles. Note: There are two steps up to the front door and a step down to the bedroom, so is not suitable for wheelchair users. Note: No children or infants.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
About the location
Fakenham 12 miles; Norwich 18 miles; King’s Lynn 27 miles.
Just a stone’s throw from the A47, centrally located in Norfolk is the popular market town of Dereham (known locally as East Dereham) with a heritage dating back to Saxon times. Today Dereham enjoys excellent local amenities, which include Bishop Bonner’s Cottage Museum, the magnificent 13th century church of St Nicholas, along with a wide selection of high street shops. On the edge of Dereham you can enjoy a journey on East Anglia’s longest heritage railway ‘Mid Norfolk Railway’ with steam and diesel trains to choose from. Just outside Dereham you can step back in time with a visit to Gressenhall Rural Life Museum and discover what rural life was like in Norfolk. At North Elmham visit the ruins of a Saxon cathedral and on the outskirts of Fakenham, visit Pensthorpe, a bird lovers’ paradise and host of BBC Springwatch. Within easy travelling distance from Dereham you can explore Thetford Forest, the cathedral city of Norwich and the historic maritime town of King’s Lynn. Spend a day or two visiting Norfolk’s wonderful varied coastline, offering both sandy and shingle beaches, traditional seaside towns with entertainment, quaint coastal villages with pretty flint cottages and fishing harbours dotted with sailing boats. A fantastic part of Norfolk to visit at any time of the year.