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The Lodge

Old Buckenham near Attleborough, Norfolk

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The Property

This welcoming detached cottage nestles within the grounds of the owners’ home located down a private lane on the outskirts of the rural Norfolk village of Old Buckenham. This rural retreat offers bright and spacious accommodation set over one level, with easy access for less mobile guests as it benefits from having a walk-in shower with a seat and massage jets. From the windows of this Old Buckenham cottage you can gaze over open fields and woodland, whilst outside the cottage you can relax on the patio with a cup of coffee listening to the birds singing in the summer sunshine. The quiet lanes surrounding this Old Buckenham cottage offer good cycling and walking terrain where you can enjoy country walks for over a mile without venturing on to public roads; a perfect way to enjoy rural Norfolk at its best. The market town of Attlebourgh is just four miles away offering shops, restaurant and bars along with good railway links to Norwich, Ely, and London, plus the world-famous Norfolk Broads are just a short drive away. The popular city of Norwich is within easy driving distance with a wealth of museums, two beautiful cathedrals, a castle, river boats trips, open bus tours, and an informative town trail as well as an excellent shopping centre with a wide selection of eateries. A delightful Old Buckenham country retreat in the heart of the beautiful Norfolk countryside.


All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Shower room with shower (with seat and back massage jets), basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.


LPG central heating. Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Shared use of owners’ garden with private patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2 miles. Note: No children at this cottage.

This property offers the following short breaks: Help

  • Winter
  • Off Season
  • Last Minute

At a glance


Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

About the location

Old Buckenham

Kenninghall 4 miles; Banham 4 miles; Attleborough 5 miles.

Old Buckenham is a delightful rural village with its own shopping facilities and a traditional 17th Century pub, The Gamekeeper. Claiming to have the largest village green and widest tower windmill in the country, Old Buckenham is also home to an impressive airfield, which is an ideal place to watch both modern and vintage aircraft. The surrounding villages of New Buckenham, Kenninghall and Banham offer good places to eat, while the zoo at Banham offers a great day out and also holds regular Sunday car boot sales. The local town of Attleborough offers a wide variety of shops, whilst Wymondham and Diss, both about 12 miles away, boast some impressive buildings plus galleries and antique shops.

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Available dates

Sat 19 Apr — Sat 26 Apr (7 nights)

All prices above are inclusive of the booking fee.

The owner was very approachable and friendly when I had any queries. The view from the cottage in the morning was lovely and in a lovely peaceful, tranquil setting. There was lots to do in the area, but it was especially near to Banham Zoo.

Mr Mitchell, Leeds, November 2013

Beautifully situated property, with breathtaking surroundings. The owner was a real gentleman. The holiday was a piece of heaven.

Mr Foskett, Swansea, October 2013

We had an excellent break away at The Lodge, it is the ideal place to chill and relax, and we would recommend this cottage to anyone. The host is a really lovely man, and could not do enough for us, he was always there but not intrusive. We hope to be able to go back sometime soon. We have been to many cottages, and would say that this ranks among the best.

Mrs Adams, Ashford, September 2013

The owner is the most friendly and helpful person one could possibly have. I could not hope for a better place to spend my holiday, I will most certainly be booking The Lodge again.

Mr Owst, Hull, September 2013

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