Great Barn, Toftrees, nr Fakenham, Norfolk
Toftrees (near Fakenham), Norfolk
Great Barn is located in the hamlet of Toftrees in Norfolk, just over 2 miles from the large market town of Fakenham. This superb barn conversion is an ideal blend of modern, convenient living with charming rustic ambience, perfect for a stay in the Norfolk countryside, and sleeps up to 6 guests.
This converted barn is located on a private driveway and boasts spectacular views of the surrounding Norfolk countryside. Guests will have the use of a spacious shared garden area, a large on-site games room with its own table tennis, table football, and snooker table, and a 15m heated indoor swimming pool (towels not provided).
With the the beautiful North Norfolk coastline only a twenty minute drive away and the nearby market town of Fakenham and all its facilities close by, there really is plenty on offer for all ages, at any time of year. The barn has lots of traditional features - exposed beams, timbers and interior brick walling - as well as all the mod cons and creature comforts to create a very comfortable and well-equipped holiday property.
There is a large wood burning stove and modern wall mounted heaters in each room will ensure your stay is warm and cosy. The excellent ratio of three bedrooms, two modern bathrooms, plus a downstairs cloakroom will suit families or couples looking to enjoy a break in this pretty part of rural North Norfolk.
The entrance to the barn is through a shared courtyard to the rear of the Sports Hall building. There is a Great Barn wall sign to the side of the glazed entrance door
Open-plan living area:
Sitting / dining area
A dual aspect room with fully glazed windows, making a very light and airy space with views over the entrance courtyard and across open fields to the rear.
There is a farmhouse style table with bench seating for six, and a roomy curved sofa facing towards the wood burning stove with wide screen television with Freesat and DVD player.
Books, games and DVDs on offer for cosy nights in.
With an electric cooker, two ring induction job, combination microwave, microwave steriliser and large free standing fridge freezer. A feature 'island' houses cooking utensils and has a small breakfast bar to one side with two stools for an alternative dining area.
With wash basin and WC.
An attractive room with exposed brick and timbers, vaulted ceiling and rustic four-poster king-size bed.
En-suite shower room
With double shower cubicle, contemporary, wide wash basin, WC and towel rail.
Exposed brick and timbers add character to this twin room (adult size beds). Low level windows look over open countryside to the rear.
Exposed brick and timbers, with full size bunk beds and window overlooking courtyard area.
Fully tiled room with roll top bath with wall mounted mixer tap, contemporary wash basin and WC. Towel rail.
There is a small seating area immediately outside the barn in the enclosed communal flagged courtyard.
A large grassed area, available for use by all barn residents is an ideal place to make the most of a sunny afternoon and enjoy a lazy picnic.
Sorry, no pets.
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Sorry this property has a maximum of 6 guests.
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The owners of this property have kindly requested no single-sex groups at Great Barn.
Fully Equipped Kitchen
1 Double Bedroom
1 Twin Bedroom
Open Plan Living/Dining Area
1 Twin Bunk Room
King Size Bed
Cloakroom with WC
En-suite Shower Room
Cot & Highchair
Linen & Towels
Indoor Heated Swimming Pool
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