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Enjoy countryside views from the dining area
Sociable open plan accomodation
Dining table with room for everyone
Prepare a meal in the well equipped kitchen
Heading outside
Find a quiet spot and enjoy the views
Spacious double bedroom
Enjoy a good nights sleep in the double bedroom
En-suite shower room
Spacious en-suite shower room
Bright and airy twin bedroom
Twin bedroom
En-suite bathroom
Feel invigorated after a days exploring
View to the rear of barn
View to the front of barn
1 / 16  Enjoy countryside views from the dining area
2 / 16  Sociable open plan accomodation
3 / 16  Dining table with room for everyone
4 / 16  Prepare a meal in the well equipped kitchen
5 / 16  Heading outside
6 / 16  Find a quiet spot and enjoy the views
7 / 16  Spacious double bedroom
8 / 16  Enjoy a good nights sleep in the double bedroom
9 / 16  En-suite shower room
10 / 16  Spacious en-suite shower room
11 / 16  Bright and airy twin bedroom
12 / 16  Twin bedroom
13 / 16  En-suite bathroom
14 / 16  Feel invigorated after a days exploring
15 / 16  View to the rear of barn
16 / 16  View to the front of barn

Wanstead Barn

Pensthorpe, Norfolk
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
5 star
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Luxury
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A beautiful barn conversion in a secluded spot in the heart of the rural Norfolk countryside
  • Perfect for visiting the fabulous Pensthorpe Natural Park and within easy reach of nature reserves at Blakeney, Snettisham and Titchwell
  • This is a great base for keen walkers, nature-lovers, families and birdwatchers just a short drive from the stunning coast of Norfolk
Property code: KT188

Nestling in a secluded and tranquil rural spot in the heart of the Norfolk countryside, this beautiful barn conversion makes a fantastic and peaceful holiday home ideal for exploring this lovely area.

Situated in the tranquil Norfolk countryside , this lovely property is just two miles from the market town of Fakenham which offers a good range of shops, restaurants, and a weekly market.  Walsingham and holt are among the many popular towns and villages nearby. The beautiful Norfolk coast is within easy reach, with plenty of traditional seaside towns to explore including Wells-next-the-Sea, Sheringham and Cromer, all offering stunning beaches and great activities for children.

Within walking distance of the barn is the multiple winner of Norfolk's Best Large Attraction, Pensthorpe Natural Park. Explore one of the largest Wildflower Meadows in Norfolk, enjoy the beauty of 4 stunning gardens, meet some of the rare and native species of wildfowl and kids can run wild in WildRootz, an outdoor adventure play! Whatever the weather, kids can also come in for an epic indoor adventure in Hootz House, the award winning indoor adventure play.

On arrival, you will be welcomed into the large hallway where you can leave coats and bags. There is a really useful WC cloakroom here too. The living area is a modern open-plan space comprising of a lounge/kitchen/diner. The kitchen area is modern and fresh and benefits from electric oven, microwave, fridge and dishwasher. There is a dining area which will seat 6 and looks over the fields, the perfect spot to enjoy a delicious dinner together. After enjoying your meal, you can retreat to the lounge area where you can sink into the comfy corner sofa and armchair and pop on the TV/DVD for a relaxed evening. The utility room is a great space to store coats and boots and is equipped with a washing machine and a freezer. Stairs lead you to the first floor where you can find the en-suite bedrooms. The first bedroom is a large double bedroom with built in wardrobes and an en-shower room with WC. The second bedroom is a twin bedroom with built in wardrobes and an en-suite bathroom with a shower over and WC.

Outside, there is a lovely, enclosed patio area to the rear of the property with garden furniture and BBQ which is separated from the neighbouring patio by a dividing fence for privacy. Beyond this there is a large lawn area which is shared with the next-door property. This gives guests a wonderful sense of space and ensures far-reaching panoramic views across the countryside. Dogs must be kept on a lead when walking around the working farm due to many species of rare ground nesting birds in the area. Off-road parking available for four cars.

This property forms the ideal location for a couple or family and their four-legged friend looking for a tranquil retreat, or for larger parties the neighbouring  "Alethorpe Barn" can also be rented to make for a bigger celebration.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

Please note there is a refundable £100 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 double, 1 twin
  • 1 en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC
  • 1 en-suite walk-in shower with WC
  • Electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and freezer
  • Washing machine in utility room
  • TV/DVD in the lounge
  • Enclosed patio area
  • BBQ
  • Off-road parking for 4 cars
  • Please note that the lawn is not enclosed or separate from the neighbouring property
  • Gas fired underfloor heating for the ground floor
  • Central heating radiators on first floor
  • Wi-Fi
  • Dogs must be kept on a lead when walking around the working farm due to many species of rare ground nesting birds in the area.

Lee Cousins

This property is personally managed by Lee.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 16 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Angela 10th July 2020

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Perfect location for a quiet getaway. Grounds are absolutely beautiful and tranquil and the home is spacious.

Reviewed by Liam 4th July 2020

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A beautiful barn conversion with good amenities near by. Extremely clean and spacious indoors and a lovely spacious garden and seating area. The two bedrooms are spacious and both en suite. Highly recommended

Reviewed by Gerald 7th February 2020

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Cottage in a very peaceful location with plenty of wildlife (muntjac and roe deer, hares, partridges, barn owl etc.) in the fields around. Ideal centre for exploring the North Norfolk coast from Hunstanton to Cromer. Had all the comforts of home with plenty of space to spread out. Would happily recommend and hope to go back before too long.

Reviewed by Dave 30th December 2019

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The cottage is in a great location and is very quiet. Ideal for the dog with walks outside the door - we didn't need the lead. It is very warm and spacious. It is semi-detached but designed in a way that we never heard our neighbour in the 3 days over New Year.

Reviewed by Elizabeth 4th October 2019

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Such a lovely warm and clean cottage. We were going to a wedding nearby and it was perfect for us. The spacious bathrooms and bedrooms are terrific. We loved to sit and look out over the countryside and watch the owl quartering and the sparrow hawk diving around. Lots of room throughout to relax and unwind. The barn is light and airy with a well seRead moret out area downstairs with everything you need. Great walks and pubs around the area a fantastic base for North Norfolk. Hide

Reviewed by Sandra 13th September 2019

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Reviewed by Neil 26th July 2019

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Reviewed by C 19th July 2019

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Reviewed by Mark 5th July 2019

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A lovely spacious property, with everything we needed for a week away. It was very close to all the activities we did during the week. A quiet rural location with plenty of space for our two year old to play in the garden.

Reviewed by Colin 21st June 2019

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Reviewed by James 15th June 2019

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Perfect accommodation in the most beautiful of settings. The owners attention to detail and thoughtfulness was second to none in helping to provide us with an unforgettable stay. The quiet, idyllic location and warm summer sunshine was just the icing on the cake. Will definitely be returning in the near future! Thank you.

Reviewed by Jenny 1st June 2019

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Beautiful barn conversion set in stunning farmland setting. Ideal place to go with a dog as there are lovely walks just outside the front door.

Reviewed by Heather 10th May 2019

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Reviewed by Rodney 12th April 2019

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Spacious, comfortable and clean. The isolated setting was amazing especially when viewing the pheasants and hares on the front lawn plus the hedgerows were teaming with wild birds. Ideal location for visiting Houses such as Blickling, Felbrigg, Sandringham and Holkam. Access to the coastline was also easy and Pennistorpe wild fowl park is 100 yardsRead more away!! What more can one ask for?? Hide

Reviewed by Paul 27th March 2019

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Reviewed by Caroline 28th December 2018

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Enjoy countryside views from the dining area
Sociable open plan accomodation
Dining table with room for everyone
Prepare a meal in the well equipped kitchen
Heading outside
Find a quiet spot and enjoy the views
Spacious double bedroom
Enjoy a good nights sleep in the double bedroom
En-suite shower room
Spacious en-suite shower room
Bright and airy twin bedroom
Show 4 moreTwin bedroom

Location

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Alethorpe Barn

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