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The Old Butcher's Shop

The Old Butcher's Shop , Docking, Norfolk

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Rural Retreats

Sleeps a maximum of: 8

Pricing From: £864.80

Sitting in the pretty village of Docking, this beautiful home away from home is perfectly located for country and coastal exploration. Just 10 minutes' drive to the beautiful beach at Brancaster and close to chic Burnham Market, with its fabulous restaurants and galleries.

The Old Butcher's Shop is a stylish luxury cottage, brimming with country charm. Being only a 10 minute drive to the beautiful beach at Brancaster, it offers a relaxing retreat whatever time of year you choose to visit. The house provides a very sociable space for all to enjoy with a large sitting area with open fire, a large eat-in kitchen, separate dining room and four beautifully appointed bedrooms.

The master double bedroom boasts an en-suite with shower room and there are three other bedrooms; a double bedroom upstairs and two twins on the ground floor, where you'll also find a large family bathroom with separate shower. To the rear of the house is a delightful walled garden with outdoor dining area, lawn and access to the games room with a table tennis table. Sitting in the pretty village of Docking, this beautiful home away from home is perfectly located for country and coastal exploration.

You can look forward to days spent at the local nature reserves, stately homes and gardens, including HM The Queen's country residence at Sandringham or maybe spending the day on the various sandy beaches which make this coastline so endearing. Also close by is the uber-chic Burnham Market, with its fabulous restaurants, galleries and antique shops.

This holiday at a glance

  • Sleeps eight guests.

  • Two double bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room.
  • Two ground floor twin bedrooms.
  • Ground family bathroom.

  • Wood burning stove.
  • WiFi.
  • Parking for up to four cars.

  • Children and infants welcome.
  • Up to two well behaved dogs welcome.
  • Minimum of a three night stay.

Additional features

  • Games room with table tennis table.
  • Electric range oven with hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave.
  • Washing machine, tumble dryer and second fridge.

  • Television and DVD player.
  • Cot and highchair available on request.
  • Garden furniture.

  • Barbeque.


  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • One Dog
  • Some ground floor
  • Two Dogs
  • Baby Welcome
  • Dog Friendly
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Log Burner/Open Fire
  • On Site Parking
  • Wifi
  • Pub Nearby
  • Beach nearby
  • Children Welcome
  • Welcome Hamper
  • Cycling
  • Table Tennis
  • Walking
Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Bircham Windmill - 2.7 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Brancaster, St Mary's Church - 4.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Brancaster Estate - 4.8 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Bloodgate Hill Hillfort - 4.9 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Burnham Deepdale, St Mary's Church - 5.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Houghton Hall - 5.1 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

North Creake, St Mary's Church - 5.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Burnham Sutton-cum-Ulph, All Saints Church - 5.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

South Creake, St Mary's Church - 5.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Burnham Norton, St Margaret's Church - 5.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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