Big Sky Barn is a contemporary conversion of a 200 year old brick and flint barn with a distinctive curved zinc roof. The accommodation is all on the ground floor (although there is a step from the kitchen area to the sitting area) with an open plan living, kitchen and dining areas and two en-suite bedrooms. Large sliding doors open from the living area on to the front of the property where there is a large patio area and lawn. This space is fully enclosed and so safe for children. A further small garden with patio is found through the master bedroom’s sliding doors. The barn over looks stunning countryside and there are some lovely walks to enjoy direct from the property.
Riddlington is a small village approximately 20 miles north east of the cathedral city of Norwich. Lying just one mile inland from the stunning North Norfolk coastline, the barn is conveniently located to reach Walcott Beach, while dog-friendly Happisbugh Beach is just a bit further down the coast. The Norfolk Broads National Park has over 125 miles of navigable lock free waterways, home to an abundance of birds and wildlife. Nearby North Walsham, just 15 minutes’ drive away, has all the local amenities needed for your stay. A little further afield are the pretty market towns of Aylsham, Holt and Sheringham which all have a wide range of shops and places to eat.
Bromholm Barn, sleeping four guests, is also available to book at this location.
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It's all about the location! Ebb and Flow is a timber-framed hideaway, situated in a peaceful and secluded position, within easy walking distance of the sand dunes that skirt Holme beach.
With no passing traffic and the Holme Dunes Nature Reserve just a two minute walk away, this well-loved holiday home is perfect for birdwatchers, walkers and a great base for families who want to spend lazy days enjoying the beach and local village pub.
The house is in a lovely peaceful position and you really can hear the sea from the garden. With a well-equipped kitchen, sunny sitting room and conservatory, three bedrooms and pretty, enclosed gardens front and back, Ebb and Flow has become a firm favourite with dog lovers looking for a comfortable stay in North Norfolk. The owner has recorded over 100 species of birds in the garden including Avocets, Turtle Doves and Barn Owls. Birdfeeders are an excellent source of entertainment! There is garden furniture front and back and sun loungers available too, along with a good selection of outdoor games including boules and quoits, a dartboard and air hockey table.
Bryn Derw is one of nine luxury self-catering cottages located in the heart of the beautiful Bodnant Estate near Conwy in North Wales. A perfect outdoor break, this cottage lies off a woodland track from where you'll find glorious walks along private paths through woods and across farmland.
Delightfully restored to a very high standard and decorated in a traditional style complete with a beamed fireplace and french doors leading out to the garden. It is the perfect secluded and tranquil spot, nestled in woodland and overlooking a field.
The world famous Bodnant Garden, owned by the National Trust, is central to the Estate and within one to two miles' walking distance from the properties and open 361 days a year. The garden is famed for its laburnum arch, italiante terraces, waterfalls and national collections of plants.
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Orange House Apartment is located in a quiet position in the attractive seaside village of Heacham.
The apartment is light and airy with original features, including stripped wooden floors, comfortable modern furnishings and gas central heating throughout. There is a super enclosed garden adjoining the property which is mainly laid to lawn. If required there is also a separate studio available sleeping two which is accessed via an adjoining door in the apartment or by a separate entrance outside. Click here to view the details for The Studio.
Heacham is a large seaside village which attracts families, golfers, bird watchers and walkers throughout the year. There are an abundance of shops, including butchers, bakers, chemist , supermarket and gift shop all within a few minutes walk of Orange House. The beach is approximately a 20 minute walk away. There are also a number of pubs which serve food within the village.
Set in the heart of a private country estate in West Dorset, Goose Run Cottage is so secluded that you probably won’t hear any traffic or see many other people at all while you’re here. Relax and focus on the birdsong all around you. Stroll through the wild flower meadows and the woodland, or climb the tree house and keep your eyes peeled for the birds and the wildlife. Then sit out on the patio as dusk descends. The lack of light pollution makes the stars seem like you could reach out and touch them.
The heart of the property is the open plan living area, with a well-equipped kitchen and a breakfast bar at one end, and a living room with large TV and comfy settees at the other. The whole of the ground floor has underfloor heating, keeping you warm and snug whatever the weather. The living space opens out onto the private garden with its panorama of the estate grounds. If you enjoy looking out onto the scenery, the master bedroom on the first floor also has a feature window with stunning views of the lake.
With so much beautiful landscape to explore right on your doorstep, you might not want to venture too far during your stay. But if you’d like to stretch your legs, you’ll find a charming thatched pub just one mile’s walk away. If you decide to venture further afield, you’re just a short drive away from some of the South West’s best destinations, including Bridport and Lyme Regis. After a day exploring, you can come back to your own private hideaway and relax in comfort.
Gardener's Cottage is a charming Grade II listed 17th century thatched timber framed cottage, lovingly restored and updated while retaining many of its original features including an Inglenook fireplace and exposed beams. It has an enchanting garden at the rear of the cottage with a large terrace, fruit trees and stunning wild flower orchard. The property sleeps four in a double room with en-suite bathroom and a twin room with en-suite wc and basin – each with an individual staircase.
Located in the peaceful village of Thornham Magna, the cottage sits on the edge of the Thornham Estate which offers 12 miles of fabulous walks within the estate grounds through beautiful parkland and ancient woodland. The village also has a cafe, restaurant and photographers gallery as well as The Four Horse Shoes, a well-known, popular pub within easy walking distance of the property.
The Old Antique Shop is now a tasteful and contemporary property accommodating up to four guests on a single level with both bedrooms benefiting from their own shower room.
Converted from an antique shop and situated on the famous Roman road (The Fosse Way) which traverses the Cotswolds, this property has access to all that Stow-on-the-Wold has to offer just minutes from the front door as well as a wide choice of walking routes.
This Cotswold hot-spot has a wealth of coffee shops, tea rooms and great pubs and restaurants as well as independent traders including a traditional butchers as well as specialist cheese, wine and chocolate shops, all of which can be easily explored on foot from your holiday base at The Old Antique Shop.
Catharine Place is spacious, second floor apartment providing accommodation for up to four guests in classical Georgian Bath. The property is in a quiet square overlooking a central garden bordered by iron railings.
Situated between the Royal Crescent and the Circus, it is a short walk to the centre of Bath.
A city renowned for great hospitality, the streets are littered with wonderful award-winning restaurants, quaint tearooms and welcoming, cosy pubs. Theatres in Bath offer a wide selection of performances and cater for all tastes. The main one being The Theatre Royal, offering a year round programme.
Discover Bath's fabulous selection of stylish boutiques alongside the familiar big name stores. The city centre is compact and easily walkable with grand Georgian streets and small picturesque passageways.
Visit the heart of the World Heritage Site – Britain's hot spring built by the Romans with its magnificent temple and bathing complex that still flows with natural hot water. The extensive ruins and treasures are beautifully preserved and well worth a visit.
Jane's Cottage is a perfect romantic bolthole in any time of year.Jane’s Cottage is a traditional 200-year-old flint faced cottage situated in a quiet loke just off Blakeney quayside.
The cottage has been beautifully restored to a very high standard with quality furnishings and fittings and a wood burning stove provides cosy nights by the fire.
The popular quayside is less than a minute's walk, as are several lovely places to eat.
Kingston Barn 3 forms part of an intriguing luxury barn conversion situated on the edge of the peaceful village of Kingston just 9 miles from the historic City of Cambridge. Tastefully decorated and furnished with contemporary style throughout, the barn effortlessly accommodates four adults. There is underfloor heating throughout, with the added benefit of a downstairs wet room and boot room, which is perfect for four legged friends. A fully fitted kitchen, complete with all appliances, blends seamlessly into the dining and living area.
With vast sliding doors lead directly onto the spacious orangery which is shared with Barns 1, 2 & 4 and onto the outdoor entertaining area which opens out beyond. You can light the fire pit, sit and relax on the garden furniture and watch amazing sunsets. If you prefer to be active then there are a selection of outdoor games for you to choose from including Boule, Kubb, Petanque and badminton equipment or wander around the landscaped gardens and well-stocked herb and soft fruit garden.
Kingston is a small village surrounded by open countryside a few miles south west of Cambridge. The village has a church and village hall: the closest shop is 1 ½ miles away in Toft. Within two miles is the Bourn Golf Glub and Leisure Centre and the village of Bourn with a small shop and a butchers. The Stove farm café offers a wide range of light breakfasts, lunches and freshly baked cakes. Also in Bourn is the Willow Tree pub and Lalbagh Indian restaurant. Kingston Barns is situated within easy reach of most of most of the major routes through Cambridgeshire. There is a daily bus service from Kingston to Cambridge and the nearest train station is in the village of Shepreth, with trains to Cambridge and London.
Also available to book at this location are Kingston Barn 1 (sleeping four guests), Kingston Barn 2 (sleeping four guests) and Kingston Barn 4 (sleeping four guests). Individual barns are only available to book between Monday and Thursday outside of peak season.
If you are looking for a special place for celebrations or family events the whole barn is available to book as Kingston Barns (sleeping 16 guests).
** Please note this equipment is shared between the four barns.