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Watermill Apartment

Burnham-Overy-Staithe, Norfolk

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A dramatic apartment on the first floor of the mill, standing beside the coast road between Wells and Brancaster, with fine views of the stream and surrounding countryside. The vaulted ceiling and gallery give a great feeling of spaciousness in this larger apartment, equally ideal for families or just a couple, with cosy seating beside the fire. North Norfolk has a wealth of family attractions for days out within easy reach of the apartment, Holkham beach, Hunstanton pier and the quaint quayside town of Wells-next-the-Sea are only a short drive away. Village pubs and renowned restaurants are within a 1 ½ mile walk.

The cottage's layout

First floor
open-plan kitchen/dining area with multi-fuel stove, galleried sitting room with sofa bed, two bedrooms (1 double and 1 twin) and bathroom with shower over bath.
Visitor notes

Heating: Wall mounted electric panel heaters.

Garden: There is a grassed area beside the mill stream.

Parking: Designated parking for one car and additional parking adjacent.

Please note: The road and mill pool are very close to the cottage and so young children will need to be supervised.

A staircase leads up to a galleried sitting room. Stair gates are provided.

The road can be very busy during the summer season.

Occupancy: When six people occupy the flat, two will need to use the sofa bed.

Offers: Holiday Cottage guests have free entry to selected local National Trust properties during their stay (listings in cottage welcome folder).

Cottage details
Sleeps
4 + 2
Bedrooms
2
Let starts
Saturday
Min stay
3
Dogs allowed
No
Cottage ref
010040
Acorn rating What's this?
3
Special offers
  • 20% April Discount - Offer from 18/04/2014 to 04/05/2014 Save 20% 20% Discount
Features
  • Open fire / stove
  • Pub nearby
  • Coast nearby
Facilities
  • Cot
  • Dishwasher
  • Sofa/folding bed
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Double bed
  • Microwave
  • Radio
  • DVD
  • Fridge
Accessibility
  • If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage please call the booking office on 0844 335 1287

Nearby

Things to see and do nearby

East Anglia
A beautiful day at Kings Marsh, at Orford Ness. A former salt-marsh, it is now enclosed by river walls and provides habitat for both waders and wildfowl. © Joe Cornish

The ancient kingdom of East Anglia has preserved much of its unspoilt character, rural landscape, architecture and traditions with attractions ranging from the University city of Cambridge and the Cathedral city of Ely, to glorious, often deserted, sandy beaches, lots of seaside fun, outdoor pursuits and the unspoilt waterways of The Broads. National Trust places in East Anglia are equally varied, ranging from the magnificent Blickling Hall in Norfolk, the impressive rotunda at Ickworth, near Bury St. Edmunds, the elegant Anglesey Abbey, to the dramatic coastline at Dunwich Heath, with its neighbouring RSPB sanctuary and the Anglo-Saxon royal burial site at Sutton Hoo.

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Activities
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • cycling
  • golf
  • fishing
  • horse riding
  • sailing
  • walking
National Trust places to visit
Brancaster Estate
Brancaster Estate Extensive coastal area famous for wild birds
Blakeney National Nature Reserve
Blakeney National Nature Reserve An extensive area of saltmarsh, vegetated shingle, dunes and grazing marsh
Sheringham Park
Sheringham Park Spectacular landscape park and woodland garden with miles of footpaths and stunning coastal views
St George's Guildhall
St George's Guildhall England's largest surviving medieval Guildhall
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate One of the most elegant country houses in East Anglia
Blickling Estate
Blickling Estate Magnificent Jacobean house with gardens and park

Visitor comments

Comments from past visitors

  • Petra Menzel
    A wonderful location

    A wonderful location even in springtime, great for walking and exploring North Norfolk! The apartment is comfortable and cosy and traffic on the road was neglectable to townie ears. Nights were quiet when swans were well behaved. We will return.

  • Anne & Andrew Pike
    Will come again

    Totally new to the area of the North Norfolk coast, but delighted by it, will come again. Seal calony on Blakeney Point and the Shrine of Walsingham a must

  • Culstan/Picker family
    Enjoyed the mill

    Enjoyed the mill, had fun flying kites and playing in the sand dunes at Halkham.

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Prices include:

  • VAT at the current rate
  • Linen, heating and electricity (except where shown in the cottage details)

Special offers

  • 20% April Discount - Offer from 18/04/2014 to 04/05/2014 Save 20% 20% Discount

Supplements
(not included in the price table above)

  • A non-refundable £10 charge is not included, and will be added to the total price of your holiday to cover the cost of accidental breakages
  • Unfortunately we cannot accept website bookings more than 15 months in advance. Please call 0844 335 1287 or email cottages@nationaltrust.org.uk to enquire about future cottage bookings and reservations.
  • As part of the annual pricing review of all its cottages the National Trust reserves the right to move individual cottages up or down the price bands and to alter date breaks. We also reserve the right to charge supplements for certain cottages for specific dates covering special events, e.g. Rosetta Cottages on the Isle of Wight during Cowes week. We will notify you of any special event supplements at the time of booking.

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