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Briarwood Cottage

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Briarwood Cottage
Briarwood Cottage, enclosed garden
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
3 nights minimum
Cottage
Briarwood Cottage is a charming self-contained two-bedroom barn conversion sleeping four (+2 inc sofa bed). The cottage has been converted from a former farm buildings standing in the grounds of the owners' grade II listed farmhouse. The cottage enjoys all the comforts of home including Wifi. Once forming part of the historic Gunton Hall Estate, the grounds of Nursery Farm include eight acres of woodland that visitors are free to explore. The owners live in the grade two listed brick and flint thatched farmhouse close to the holiday cottages. This delightful corner of rural Norfolk is only five miles from the traditional seaside town of Cromer, famous for its delicious crabs and the end of the pier shows. Also within easy reach are the Norfolk Broads, the fascinating network of waterway...Briarwood Cottage is a charming self-contained two-bedroom barn conversion sleeping four (+2 inc sofa bed). The cottage has been converted from a former farm buildings standing in the grounds of the owners' grade II listed farmhouse. The cottage enjoys all the comforts of home including Wifi. Once forming part of the historic Gunton Hall Estate, the grounds of Nursery Farm include eight acres of woodland that visitors are free to explore. The owners live in the grade two listed brick and flint thatched farmhouse close to the holiday cottages. This delightful corner of rural Norfolk is only five miles from the traditional seaside town of Cromer, famous for its delicious crabs and the end of the pier shows. Also within easy reach are the Norfolk Broads, the fascinating network of waterways where day boats are available for hire. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Keith B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2009
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Reviewed August 29, 2019

Everything we needed for a long weekend break. Paula was welcoming and had provided home-made cake and milk in the cottage - much-needed after our long journey. The barn-conversion cottage was spotless, well equipped and very comfortable. We could relax knowing that our dog was...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank PippaM007
Reviewed August 22, 2019 via mobile

I stayed at Nursery Farm in Briarwood cottage this month, the place is very clean and well equipped. It was very restful as the site is set in about 8 acres with a 5 acre wood at the back, great for dogs. There was a...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2017
kmb901, VR Owner at Briarwood Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

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Reviewed September 20, 2015

Very nice area with plenty to do. Property was basic and functional for our stay. Nice walk around the wooded area to the rear of the property which was great as we had a small dog with us. Don't forget to take Shampoo, soap etc....More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Iggypop653
Keith B, VR Owner at Briarwood Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2015

We are sorry that you didn't enjoy your stay with us, it is a shame but out of keeping with other reviews and guest feedback which rate the cottage highly, especially the cleanliness. The cottage is self catering not a serviced apartment so there is...More

Reviewed August 21, 2015

Our stay at Briarwood Cottage was an absolute pleasure. The cottages, a barn conversion, looked great inside and out as well as being totally immaculate. The surrounding countryside was great for exploring on a sunny afternoon, the owners were lovely enough to look after and...More

Date of stay: August 2015
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Reviewed March 23, 2015

Our stay at Briarwood Cottage was peaceful and relaxing. It was home from home, with everything you would need for a great weekend, apart from one thing, the bed was very hard, and I must admit did not make for a comfortable sleep. Apart from...More

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank Kball1963
Keith B, VR Owner at Briarwood Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2015

Thank you for your lovely comments, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. With regard to the bed/mattress we have taken steps to renew the mattress which will be in place by the summer.

Reviewed February 24, 2014

Stayed for a long weekend during the school half term break. Situated just off the main road however heard no traffic noise, it was very peaceful and tranquil - you even had a clear view of the stars at night. On arrival there was a...More

Date of stay: February 2014
2  Thank Martin R
Reviewed September 13, 2013

This was only a short stay, but what ever we asked for was never any problem, Excellent accommodation, very clean, we were made to feel very welcome, milk,cake,teabags, all there on arrival,even our three english bulldogs were welcome.thank you kieth and paula.

Date of stay: September 2013
1  Thank mick b
Reviewed August 25, 2012

We stayed with teenagers / children who loved the woods behind the cottage and the sandy local beaches where we saw a seal. The cottage was very clean modern and comfortable and we couldn't find fault with it. There was plenty of room for five...More

Date of stay: August 2012
1  Thank Kathy U
Reviewed November 25, 2011

We loved staying in this fabulous modern old barn conversion with acres and acres of land to roam on. We took our bikes and had a great time exploring the grounds when the weather permitted. The beach is about 5 miles away (although we didn't...More

Date of stay: June 2011
2  Thank Marcia R
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Private Yard
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Yard
Stereo System
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighborhood
Alby Crafts Spend a day among some of Norfolk's finest craftspeople surrounded by four acres of carefully tended gardens and ponds. The attractive brick and flint Norfolk farm buildings also accommodate a gallery and gift shop, furniture showroom and tearooms. Blickling Hall One of England's great Jacobean houses. An absolute must. The Bure Valley Railway Norfolk's longest narrow gauge railway runs through beautiful countryside between Aylsham and Wroxham. Felbrigg Hall and gardens Spectacular 17th-century hall with fine furniture and paintings. The park is renowned for its fine and aged trees. The former deer park is being restored to woodland pasture. There are way-marked walks to the church and lake, and through the woods. Langham Glass The team of glassmakers can be seen w...
Getting around
There is a local bus which runs through Thorpe Market village to Cromer and North Walsham. Gunton Station is 1 mile away and trains run to Cromer, Sheringham and Norwich.
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  • Briarwood Cottage is able to accommodate up to 5 guests. See all property details.

  • Briarwood Cottage has one bathroom available. See all property details.

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