Self Catering in Norfolk - Wells-next-the-Sea
Areas: Norfolk Coast, Norfolk
Wells next the Sea Travel and Heritage Information
St Michael's Cottage (Norfolk)
Sleeps a maximum of: 9
Pricing From: £1324.00
This very unique, boutique self-catering cottage, built in the 1500's, comes with a look-out-tower that offers fantastic coastal views as far as the eye can see over Wells harbour. Perfect for those wanting a very special place in a fantastic location just minutes from the harbour and beaches.
St Michael's Cottage is a truly stunning 16th Century flint and brick built former merchant's house set over four floors. Full of character it has a look-out tower at the top of the house on the fourth floor which affords fantastic views over East Fleet creek, the harbour, the marshes and sea beyond. With a telescope/binoculars supplied, this is a great space for daytime vistas to appreciate the superb coastal views and also is perfect for night-time stargazing.
Step inside this enchanting cottage and you will find two steep Norfolk winder staircases on either side of the house, a sitting room with wood burning stove, four sumptuous bedrooms plus a shower room and two bathrooms. On the third floor you will find a TV room. A convivial kitchen/dining space on the ground floor provides the opportunity to enjoy good food and conversation.
The master bedroom is beautiful and built into the converted sail loft, which has a stunning heavily beamed ceiling and exposed brickwork walls which gives a true sense of the history of the house. Beautifully refurbished, St Michael's Cottage offers relaxed but stylish living and is a fantastic quirky holiday home full of character. Suitable for both families and friends it is ideal for a short break or longer stay.
This beautiful cottage decorated in a neutral palette is set on a quiet no through road is located right in the heart of Wells-next-the-Sea, on one of the narrow lanes that leads down to the quay, and comes with off-street parking for one car and its own sunny south-facing courtyard garden, with a barbecue seating area.
This holiday at a glance
- Sleeps nine guests.
- Two double bedrooms.
- One twin bedroom.
- One triple room with one 3' single bed and two 2'6 single beds (suitable for children).
- Family bathroom and 'Jack and Jill' bathroom.
- Ground floor bathroom.
- Wood burning stove.
- South facing courtyard garden.
- Lookout tower room.
- Off-street parking for one small car (see Notes).
- Children and infants welcome.
- Sorry, no pets (see Notes).
- Monday and Friday arrivals.
- Minimum three night stay.
- Character building with exposed beams and winder staircases.
- Built-in electric oven and electric hob.
- Fridge with icebox and separate freezer.
- Washing machine.
- Television and DVD player.
- CD player.
- Selection of games and books.
- Travel cot and highchair available on request.
- Garden table and chairs.
- Sleeps: 9
- Bedrooms: 4
- Baby Welcome
- Enclosed Garden
- Log Burner/Open Fire
- On Site Parking
- Pub Nearby
- Beach nearby
- Children Welcome
- Welcome Hamper
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Wells-next-the-Sea area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Holkham Hall - 2 miles (Historic House)
Holkham, St Withburga's Church - 2.4 miles (Historic Church)
Great Walsingham, St Peter's Church - 4.1 miles (Historic Church)
Burnham Thorpe, All Saints Church - 4.2 miles (Historic Church)
Walsingham Abbey - 4.5 miles (Abbey)
Creake Abbey - 4.5 miles (Abbey)
Burnham Overy, St Clement's Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church)
Walsingham Friary - 4.6 miles (Abbey)
Little Walsingham, St Mary's Church - 4.7 miles (Historic Church)
Binham Priory - 4.7 miles (Abbey)
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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.
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