28 Oxborough

Oxborough, Norfolk (Ref. 28541)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

Features

  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

This pretty, end-terrace cottage is adjacent to the village green, in the sleepy village of Oxborough.

It makes a wonderful little holiday home for families and friends exploring the Norfolk countryside and has lots of charm and character!

When you get back from a day exploring the local area, the warm, inviting sitting room, with its charming, traditional furnishings and woodburning stove, is a great place to kick back and relax.

The country-style kitchen is compact and has a Belfast sink.

In the adjacent room is the dining table where you can plan tomorrow's adventure over dinner.

French doors open into an enclosed garden at the back of the property with twin patios, a small lawn and shrubbery.

In the summer, it makes a really relaxing, tranquil spot to enjoy a morning, or lunch and dinner outside.

When you don’t feel like cooking, head to The Bedingfeld Arms, the cosy village inn just a five-minute walk away.

Visit the National Trust’s Oxborough Hall, a 15th century, moated manor house, and take a look round its glorious gardens.

The surrounding countryside is perfect for cycling and walking, with numerous nearby footpaths and trails available along The Brecks, a beautiful area of forestry and heathland with lots of designated picnic spots.

Thetford Forest is fab for a day out with the family; cycle or walk through this pretty pine forest, try out the many adventure pursuits on offer, or brave the Go Ape activity centre!

There are many historic market towns nearby including Swaffham, with its Georgian buildings, independent shops, tea rooms, pubs and a vibrant Saturday market.

With the coast and several renowned RSPB reserves less than an hour’s drive away, this lovely little holiday cottage is perfect for a break exploring this beautiful region!

Accommodation

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

Amenities

  • Electric storage heaters with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Roadside parking 20 yards away
  • Bike storage
  • Travel cot and highchair on request
  • Enclosed garden with two patios and furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 5 mins walk.

About the location

OXBOROUGH

Swaffham 7 miles; Downham Market 10 miles

A peaceful, pretty village in the heart of Norfolk countryside, with a traditional village green and a cosy local inn. With a mixture of period cottages and houses in the local area, the village is shadowed by the magnificent profile of Oxborough Hall, a 15th century National Trust property. Visitors will delight in the extensive grounds, including the surrounding moat with plentiful fish to view. There are numerous attractive market towns within easy reach, including Downham Market, Swaffham, Dereham and Thetford and the bustling medieval town of Norwich is only 25 miles away, ideal for a day's sight-seeing and shopping. Thetford Forest and the North Norfolk Heritage Coast offer a wide variety of options for all the family to enjoy, be it the sands of Hunstanton or the activity centres and trailways of the extensive woodlands in the area. The RSPB reserves are renowned along this stretch of coastline and will delight all nature-lovers. The Queen's estate at Sandringham is only half an hour's drive and the extensive grounds will make for a memorable visit. With such an array of things to see and do in the surrounding area, Oxborough is a wonderful holiday base, all year round.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

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