8 The Maltings, Brancaster Staithe, nr Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk
Brancaster Staithe (near Wells-next-the-Sea), Norfolk
The Maltings is a superb converted property in Brancaster Staithe, a village on the North Norfolk coast around 8 miles from the port town of Wells-next-the-Sea. It offers fantastic holiday accommodation with views over the local salt marshes to the harbour at Brancaster Staithe.
The Maltings is the ideal destination for a seaside holiday, offering spectacular views from its upstairs rooms to the local harbour, as well as overlooking the natural salt marshes that lie inland from it.
The open-plan, split-level living area is bright with an enormous floor to ceiling arched window leading out to the patio garden to the rear. The bedrooms are tastefully decorated; there are two with en-suite facilities; plus a 'den’ in the eaves of the attic with a television, two giant bean bags and a large Velux window with the best view in the house - perfect for children, big and small, who aren’t afraid of scaling the ladder to get to it!
Brancaster Staithe, just a couple of minutes drive from Brancaster, bustles with sailors. Home to Brancaster Staithe Sailing Club, the harbour is a busy place.
Fresh seafood and coffee can be had from the shed on the quay (in high season)or you can go up to The Jolly Sailors where children, muddy dogs and boots are welcomed.
For more formal dining The White Horse provides a spectacular view of the marshes where you can enjoy the local seafood whilst watching the tide come in over the creeks.
The Fish Shed gives you the opportunity to take home some great local produce.
Kayaks and boats can be hired from Northshore Sport and Leisure.
Brancaster Staithe is right on the Norfolk Coast Path. Fresh mussels can be bought on the quay direct from the fishermen, or try Mervyn in the village, he will have a sign out!
Open-plan split level living area
Located on the galleried mezzanine floor. The kitchen has plenty of cupboard space with fully integrated under counter fridge & separate freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, ceramic hob and fan assisted oven with extractor hood. There is a sink with drainer, window to the front of the property, microwave, toaster & kettle, along with a good range of kitchen utensils and cooking equipment. In the dining area there is a lovely wooden table with seating for eight guests. There are railings over to the sitting room below.
Short staircase down to
With an open fire, LCD television with freeview and DVD player. This room is dominated by the arched ceiling height window with french doors out to the paved courtyard to the rear of the property.
With a king-size bed and Velux window with lovely views out over the harbour.
En-suite shower room
With an electric shower, WC and small wash basin.
With full-size twin beds and another Velux window with beautiful views to the rear of the property over to the harbour and saltmarsh.
With full-size twin beds.
With WC, small wash basin and heated towel rail. (No bath/shower)
With a bath and hand held shower over, separate shower cubicle with electric shower, WC, wash basin and heated towel rail.
Approached from fold away attic ladder, the fully carpeted loft space in the eaves has three giant bean bags, a flat screen television and lamp. It also has the best view in the house from the Velux window so it’s a great den for children both big and small (as long as big kids don’t mind the step ladder and the limited ceiling height).
To the rear is a small courtyard garden, completely walled and enclosed with shrubs and Indian paving stones. Garden furniture & barbecue are provided.
There is off road parking to the front of the property for at least 2 cars.
Two well behaved dogs welcome (small additional charge).
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