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View of athe property from the garden
Lounge area with views onto the garden
Pefect for relaxing
Catch up with your favourite TV programmes
Dining room - perfect for a lazy breakfast
Galley style kitchen
Double bedroom
Shower room
An idyllic setting
Peace and quiet
Extensive shared gardens
Brick built summer house
Fabulous lawned area
Wander the established and mature garden
Anyone for tennis
Enjoy the local countryside
1 / 16  View of athe property from the garden
2 / 16  Lounge area with views onto the garden
3 / 16  Pefect for relaxing
4 / 16  Catch up with your favourite TV programmes
5 / 16  Dining room - perfect for a lazy breakfast
6 / 16  Galley style kitchen
7 / 16  Double bedroom
8 / 16  Shower room
9 / 16  An idyllic setting
10 / 16  Peace and quiet
11 / 16  Extensive shared gardens
12 / 16  Brick built summer house
13 / 16  Fabulous lawned area
14 / 16  Wander the established and mature garden
15 / 16  Anyone for tennis
16 / 16  Enjoy the local countryside

Mews Cottage - Norfolk

Binham, Norfolk
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
3 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
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At a glance

  • Attractive single-storey bijou cottage sleeping two guests, pretty lounge/sun room with views over the gardens
  • Set within the grounds of a large period house, with shared access to spacious gardens, tennis courts, and a summer house
  • Located in the tranquil village of Binham in rural North Norfolk within easy access of the coast, with the nearest beach 5 miles away.
Property code: NCC36

A pretty single-storey cottage offering elegantly styled accommodation for two guests, enjoying an attractive location in the grounds of an historic house in the village of Binham.

This enchanting little bolthole is situated in the grounds of the historic Abbey House in Binham, just 5 miles from the North Norfolk coastline. Beautifully furnished but still managing to retain its original charm, the one-bedroomed stone cottage is the perfect romantic country escape. A spacious sitting room with sunroom gives lovely views out to the lawns and cottage garden full of traditional lilacs and roses, as well as a little summer house. The house also has shared use of the magnificent Abbey House grounds and tennis court.

Under half a mile to the nearest pub and shop, the cottage is perfectly placed to enjoy this pretty village. Mentioned in the Domesday book, it has the monastic ruins of the spectacular Benedictine St. Mary’s Priory nearby, now managed by English Heritage. Discover the continuous scandals attached to the priory and make sure you visit the Binham Market Cross, the site of an annual fair for many centuries.

For more history further afield, visit the breathtaking Castle Acre Priory, 25 miles away. These romantic ruins are sure to be an amazing backdrop for photographs and you can drive into King’s Lynn afterwards for a browse amongst the shops and have a cream tea in one of the town’s beautiful tea rooms. Beach lovers should stay nearer to home and pop to Wells-next-the-Sea, 6 miles away, where you can visit the sandy Norfolk coast as well drive along to a whole host of spectacular National Nature Reserves further along the coast.

  • 1 double bedroom
  • Shower room with shower and WC
  • TV/DVD and CD player
  • Oven, hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, and dishwasher
  • Regret no washing machine
  • Electric and heating included
  • Bed linen included
  • Towels are not  provided
  • Shared use of tennis courts
  • Regret no pets
  • Off-road parking
  • Secure bike storage
  • Shop and pub 0.2 miles, beach 5 miles
  • Please note that this property does not have Wi-Fi

Liz Johnson

This property is personally managed by Liz.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 24 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Frances 26th September 2020

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Reviewed by Roger 19th September 2020

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Reviewed by Christopher 12th September 2020

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Reviewed by Derek 5th September 2020

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Amazing ,cozy, welcoming and well equipped cottage in an ideal location for the best of North Norfolk. The relaxing garden with Binham Priory nearby makes it very special.

Reviewed by Stephanie 29th August 2020

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The Cottage was ideally situated for visiting the attractions of North Norfolk. It was fully stocked with everything you could possibly want including books and puzzles (for the rainy days), leaflets giving information on the local attractions and even dishwasher tablets! The bed was very comfortable, the shower was amazing. I wouldn't hesitate to Read morerecommend this property Hide

Reviewed by Debbie 15th August 2020

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Lovely little cottage in a super location for exploring the north Norfolk coast. Spotlessly clean with a good range of kitchen utensils. The cottage is set in a beautiful garden which is shared with others although there is a small private area for use of the cottage. Great local pubs too. Perfect place for a couples get away.

Reviewed by Roger 8th August 2020

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Lovely cottage in superb gardens in a quiet rural location with easy access to the North Norfolk coast.

Reviewed by Brian 1st August 2020

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A peaceful and pleasant location with a beautiful garden and tennis facilities. Well situated for daily outings.

Reviewed by Elizabeth 25th July 2020

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Excellent cottage, well located in the peaceful village of Binham & close to the sea & pubs in local villages. Cottage is very clean, comfortable & well equipped. Only downside is that it doesn't have wifi & the phone signal is poor but that can be a plus if you want to escape for a few days. I would definitely recommend this cottage.

Reviewed by James 18th July 2020

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Mews Cottage is a perfect place for a holliday set in the charming village of Binham. The Binhim Priory remains are magnificent and the ajacement raw milk dairy shop a delight for milk, wonderful locally made cheeses and icecream. The cottage itself is perfectly laid out with access to a beautiful little patio set on a gorgeous garden plentiful witRead moreh butterflies. Hide

Reviewed by Carol 11th July 2020

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Perfect place for a quiet break away. Easy access to North Norfolk coast. Chequers pub just next door with delicious food and a friendly welcome

Reviewed by Betty 4th July 2020

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This was our fourth year in the property,everything has always been spot on ,nice kitchen with everything you are likely to need.nice clean shower room,lovely comfortable bed with lovely clean bedding.On previous years we always had beautiful weather ,but this year it was rain,rain and more rain.Unfortunately,nothing can be done about that. I am suRead morere other people would always enjoy a holiday here. Hide

Reviewed by M 20th October 2019

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Reviewed by Roy 14th September 2019

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cosy and just right for 2 people. Binham is central for visiting anywhere in Norfolk, east or west.

Reviewed by Andy 2nd September 2019

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Reviewed by Gordon 17th August 2019

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This cottage was ideal for two of us. Convenient for the coastal towns and villages and being of a certain vintage, we made use of our bus pass to visit along the coast. Well appointed and secluded - but backed on to a lovely lawned area - we would heartily recommend this property. Wifi/phone reception is poor in the area so it pays to use your phoRead morene when on your travels to check for a good signal. Hide

Reviewed by Paul 3rd August 2019

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Reviewed by Mary 27th July 2019

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This is a charming, comfortable cottage, with a large lounge window looking out over a spectacular garden. Quiet location, very comfortable bed, thoroughly recommend this cottage.

Reviewed by Charlotte 20th July 2019

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We really enjoyed our stay. Nice cottage with a beautiful garden in a very good location. We would definitely stay again.

Reviewed by Susan 13th July 2019

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Lovely , comfortable cottage. The bed was very comfy. The garden was beatiful and although shared very quiet. There is a small area for the cottage only which was nicely separated by flowers and shrubs. Lovely pub next door with good food.

Reviewed by Betty 29th June 2019

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This was our 3rd time in this cottage.The grounds around the cottage are beautiful.Although the cottage is basic .it has everything you need.Really good base as you can travel around for ages to various places .Or you can just laze around in the sun.had beautiful weather.this is a one bedroom cottage but the bedding was absolutely beautiful,nice shRead moreower room.bearing in mind that we are in our 80,s,my husband 89.there is not a lot going on for children.very quiet and restful holiday. Hide

Reviewed by Charles 15th June 2019

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This is an excellent cottage in an excellent location. Our only, very small, problem was that the bedroom is very small.

Reviewed by Joyce 18th May 2019

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A lovely peaceful spot with no WiFi and a dodgy mobile signal. Absolute bliss! And only 2 mins walk (5 mins for the infirm) to the pub with excellent food.

Reviewed by Jill 30th March 2019

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View of athe property from the garden
Lounge area with views onto the garden
Pefect for relaxing
Catch up with your favourite TV programmes
Dining room - perfect for a lazy breakfast
Galley style kitchen
Double bedroom
Shower room
An idyllic setting
Peace and quiet
Extensive shared gardens
Show 4 moreBrick built summer house

Location

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Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

The most northerly county in the East of England, Norfolk is a land of beautiful contrasts. From the swooning reed beds and endless maze of waterways in the Norfolk Broads; the unspoilt stretches of fens and shingle spits where bird and wildlife thrive; a famous royal palace and the historic cathedral city of Norwich, this enticing area of England is just waiting to be discovered. Visit Sandringham Palace and see where the Queen lives or find out where lavender grows; you could journey to one of the largest seal haul outs in Europe at Blakeney Point or have a traditional day at the seaside at Cromer and Great Yarmouth. The cathedral gilded city of Norwich is a wonderful place to lose yourself either walking the ramparts of Norwich Castle or the RAF Air Defence Radar Museum. The city has an exceptional array of shops, cafes and restaurants to enjoy. Well connected to the national rail and road network, Norfolk is easily accessible from London, the M25 and from major city terminals.

Norfolk is characterised by its horizons and big skies, straight highways and rural trappings. Also, when it comes to attractions, visitors to the county will be spoilt for choice. If you love animals and birds, head to RSPB Titchwell Marsh, or the Cley-Next-The-Sea. With such a long coastline Norfolk boasts some magnificent stretches of beach – favourites include Cromer, Old Hunstanton, Wells-Next-The Sea, the dunes of Winterton-on-Sea, and Brancaster (a favourite for dog owners).

There are so many places to visit and activities to get involved in on a Norfolk holiday. We have some lovely properties including country cottages, farm conversions, large family houses, apartments and surburban home from homes in our collection. Why not find your perfect holiday home today?

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