- Bedrooms: 2
- Sleeps: 4
- Approximate Pricing: £375 - £450 per week
1 double bedroom and 1 twin bedded room.
The South facing living room has two arm chairs and a settee, complete with TV/DVD , radio/CD and Video player. Heating is by off-peak night store room heaters which are provided at NO additional cost including ample hot water. The large brick hearth has an electric wood burner style stove with fan heater. The room features an original local stone wall and a brick chimney breast , in addition to the very old exposed ceiling beams.
The kitchen / diner, is fully fitted with a modern ceramic hob electric cooker, microwave, dish washer and fridge-freezer. The dining area has a pine table and bentwood chairs.
French doors lead off the kitchen to small conservatory, and access to the very private and secure sunny rear garden.
Bathroom has a modern suite with a generous over the bath shower, pedestal wash basin and toilet, in addition there is a wall mounted fan heater and heated towel rail.
Washing machine and dishwasher are in an adjacent passage.
The large south facing main bedroom has a reproduction double bed, period furniture and also a pedestal wash basin.
The adjoining second bedroom has two comfortable single beds, and is very popular with small children.
Car parking is for a single vehicle in a designated off-road area in front of the cottage. The sunny front garden is a traditional cottage flower garden with a wooden seat. The very private patio rear garden with a decorative seat, is a safe and sunny play area for small children. The south west facing summer house with easy chairs, is ideal for afternoon tea and quiet relaxation. A Bistro style table and chairs and picnic table are also provided in the summer.
The Dog Friendly secure paved rear garden, is also suitable for a maximum of two well behaved pets.
Woodpeckers is the end cottage of a row of four former dwellings for the wood yard workers in a conservation area. The cottage is set back from the main A149, separated by a large private car park. The Post Office and village 71 Social Club is near by, adjacent to the village recreation field, which has a designated children's play area and a tennis court.
The double glazed cottage is quiet and restful with the additional benefit of a sunny rear garden and summer house.
The RSPB reserve is just over a mile away and the acclaimed Brancaster beach is within reasonable walking distance, as is The Norfolk Coastal path along the edge of the marshes.
The Ship Hotel is only five minutes walk from the cottage, in addition to good food it also has a WiFi hub for guests.
The Lynx Coastliner Bus service passes the cottage on the hour with two bus stops very nearby, for Burnham Market, Burnham Overy Staithe and Holkham beach. The Sanders Coasthopper Bus service connects at Wells-next-the-sea for onward travel to Blakeney, Cley-next-Sea, Sheringham and Cromer. Sandringham can be reached by bus using a Lynx bus service from Hunstanton towards King's Lynn. Houghton Hall is a car ride away as are also several National Trust properties.
Ask the owner, Margaret Hills a question...
Don't forget to mention Glaven Valley when calling.