High House

ID: S526492

  • Bedrooms 6
  • ・ Sleeps 16
  • ・ Pets 2

About this property

Thorpe Market 0.9 miles. Tucked away in its own private grounds on the outskirts of Thorpe Market near Southrepps, Norfolk, is this stunning three-storey Edwardian country house, High House. Boasting an exceptional location within the Norfolk Coast AONB, and an interior adorned with character and featuring original oak doors and preserved floors, High House is an exceptional pet-friendly dwelling for a group or family of 12 looking for their luxury escape. Be greeted by ample off-road parking and a vast front garden with two seating areas, a perfect spot for savouring your morning coffee whilst the littles ones play. Step into your new abode, where you will find a spacious sitting room with plush seating, TV, books, games and a fire, a sanctuary to return to after a day of exploring. If you fancy watching something else, there is also a snug with its own TV with Sky, DVD player and soundbar, as well as a fire, sure to be your pooch’s favourite spot. The chef of the group will have all they need in the huge kitchen/diner to prepare delicious meals, ready to enjoy at the large dining table for 12 over celebratory bottles of fizz and tales from the day. After dinner, why not head through to the conservatory/games room to challenge your loved ones to a game of pool or head out to the rear garden, where you can savour your favourite tipple at the bistro table, fire up the barbecue, or indulge in a soak in the bubbling hot tub. Completing the ground floor is a utility and two cloakrooms for your convenience. Climb the stairs up to the first floor, where you can wash away the day in the beautifully appointed bathroom with freestanding bath and separate walk-in shower, before finding three of the home’s tastefully decorated bedrooms, a super-king with en-suite shower room, a king and a twin, both of which are zip/link. On the second-floor, three further king-size bedrooms await, all zip/link and one with its own en-suite bathroom. All bedrooms have plenty of storage, Egyptian cotton sheets and a lovely outlook over the garden. Your local amenities can be found in Southrepps, where you can dine at the welcoming Vernon Arms, or stock up on essentials at the well-stocked supermarket. Next stop is Overstrand, where you can spend a day at the beach, embark on the renowned Deep History Trail which spans for 22.3 miles along the Norfolk clifftops, or soak up the views front the Overstrand Cliffs. Continue onto Cromer, home to its own beautiful beach, a bustling pier with its own theatre, the RNLI Henry Blogg Museum, an original BANKSY artwork, a historic lighthouse, an excellent golf club and the popular Amazona Zoo. Further afield, you will find Sheringham, where you can delve into history at the Sheringham Museum, visit the Beeston Regis Priory, hike along the Norfolk Coastal Path, or continue the seaside fun at Sheringham Beach. For a truly unforgettable stay with luxury in mind, look no further than High House.

Southrepps, a little community in north Norfolk, is only five miles from Cromer. There are two stores and a popular bar in the small town. Overstrand village, perched on a cliff above a wide sandy beach, can be reached in less than four miles. Just five miles north of Southrepps is the beach village of Cromer, famous the world over for its Cromer crabs. Sheringham, a pleasant coastal town just a few miles up the coast, is where the North Norfolk Steam Railway pulls into for the day. Holt and Aylsham are two popular market towns not far from Norwich, which is home to the cathedral and many chances for wildlife and birdwatching.

Accommodation

Over three floors.

Six bedrooms on top two floors: 3 x king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, 1 with bath, heated towel rails and WC, 3 x king-size rooms.
1 x family bathroom with en-suite bath, hand-held shower, basin, heated towels rail and WC, 1 x bathroom with walk-in shower, heated towel rail and WC.
In 4 bedrooms there is a also a single bed.
There is also a put you up bed that can sleep a child under the age of 12 years old.
2 x cloakroom with basin and WC.

Kitchen/diner.

Utility.

Dining room.

Sitting room with fire and Smart TV.

Snug with fire.

Conservatory/games room

Oil central heating with 2 x fires.

Electric range cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, coffee maker.

Smart TV, TV with Sky, DVD player, soundbar, 2 x radio, Amazon Echo, football table, pool table and table tennis table, WiFi, selection of books, games, DVDs, additional fridge/freezer in games room.

Fuel, power and starter pack for fire included in rent.

Bed linen and towels included in rent.

2 x highchair, stairgate and 1 x travel cot available.

Ample off-road parking.

The drive is shared with access to the woodland.

Front garden with lawn, gravel and furniture, rear garden with patio, lawn, furniture, hot tub and barbecue.

The fire pit is the barbecue with provided wood.

Two well-behaved pets welcome.

Sorry, no smoking.

Shop 1.4 miles, pub 1.5 miles.Please note - cctv is in operation on the drive.

Please note: this property only accepts a minimum of 3-night bookings.

Reviews (12)

  • Sonia

    Sykes assured us that this would not impact negatively on our stay. In actual fact the building is being constructed adjoining the house which did impact our enjoyment of the location quite considerably. Builders started work with their hammer/nail guns at 7.20 am. Vans were constantly in and out throughout the day. Voices could be heard from within High House. Builders were directly outside some of bathroom and bedroom windows. Parking for guests is limited to three cars. Some bedrooms only have a roof light which is not as advertised. The cooker was very dirty and the overhead lights for the cooker which is located in a dark recess were not working. I was told just before our holiday was due to commence that there was CCTV camera in the drive. This camera is in fact positioned in a tree directly pointing at the hot tub which I feel is quite an invasion of privacy. While the house is very nice I would not recommend anyone to book a holiday while this building work is ongoing. I have been unable to get any response from Sykes on these issues despite contacting them three times so I would not recommend Sykes either.

  • Ruth

    Just incredible! Exactly what we wanted/needed and more! Immaculate house, stunning interior, lots of space, incredible amount of kitchen equipment, clean and tidy and the perfect setting for a long weekend. All towels and bedding provided. Great location, no neighbours and close to the coast! Would highly recommend and hope to return one day.

  • Jayde Leigh May

    The location was amazing not far from cromer beach and other places for the kids. Facilities and Space where excellent. Lots of space in all rooms. Huge garden area. The games room and hot tub was an added bonus. Along with the outdoor chairs and large fire pit which was ace for bonfire night and marshmellows. We have a made some memories that ourselves and kiddies will remember for a lifetime. Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us. (I could go on... we will definately recommend).

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