Mill Cottage at River Farm offers a pet friendly holiday cottage which nestles in unspoilt countryside in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Norfolk. Sleeping six guests (plus one) plus cot they are ideal for couples, families and groups of friends.
Located just two miles from the charming market town of North Walsham at the end of a long private driveway, Mill Cottage sits in a barn complex around a sheltered courtyard with far reaching views on all around. Retaining many original features and offering modern conveniences, the single-storey cottage provides an ideal base from which to explore Norfolk’s beautiful rolling countryside. It also offers easy access to the waterside Broadland villages, North Norfolk’s beautiful coastline and the city of Norwich with its excellent shopping opportunities and eating establishments.
Whilst not a working farm, the cottage is surrounded by open farmland which is a haven for wildlife attracting buzzards, owls and deer which can be seen within a few metres of the cottage. Foxes, rabbits, hares and badgers are often spotted.
The market town of North Walsham has a relaxed atmosphere and offers a good selection of eating establishments, shops, takeaway restaurants, supermarkets and a weekly street market on a Thursday.
River Farm welcomes up to two well behaved dogs which can enjoy access to miles of fantastic walks directly from the front door of the cottage - along disused railway lines, across public footpaths and through woodland, the choices are endless. Alternatively, jump in the car and take a short drive to one of the lovely sandy beaches that this part of the North Norfolk Coast is so well known for - Mundesley, Happisburgh, Sea Palling and the dunes at Winterton are all within easy reach and both child and pet friendly.
Linda Barringer joined Independent Cottages in February 2013
Mill Cottage offers a comfortable holiday home which provides a perfect blend of original features combined with modern conveniences.
The Cottage has full central heating and also an electric “Wood effect” log burner making it ideal at any time of year with facilities that include: wireless broadband, digital television, DVD player, stereo radio/cassette/CD, dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, cot, highchair and Z-bed for additional sleeping.
Pets are welcome in the cottage (two dogs Maximum) and guests can enjoy two fenced courtyard gardens with patio furniture and BBQ in the warmer months. There is also a meadow where children may safely play.
Mill Cottage is featured in this advert and sleeps six guests in three bedrooms.
Additional information: Linen, electricity and heating included in the price. No smoking inside the cottages. Peak rate quoted refers to Christmas/New Year.
Star Rating: 4 Star
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Small party discount available during off peak weeks.