Muckledyke Cottage, Stiffkey, nr Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk
Stiffkey (near Wells-next-the-Sea), Norfolk
Muckledyke Cottage is situated in the village of Stiffkey on the North Norfolk coast, around 4 miles from the harbour town of Wells-next-the-Sea. This wonderful cottage just oozes character and charm, with gorgeous cottage gardens to enjoy, as well as easy access to Norfolk's glorious countryside and coast.
Sleeping up to 4 guests, Muckledyke Cottage is cosy, charming and comfortable holiday retreat, a perfect place to stay whether you're planning to exploring everything Norfolk has to offer or just relaxing in the pretty garden.
If you are looking for a special coastal retreat that offers you characterful tranquility, peace and a touch of romance, look no further than Muckledyke Cottage. Simply perfect for a small family, a couple or friends to enjoy all year round, and ideal if you are a keen walker or birdwatcher as you are only five minutes' walk from the North Norfolk Coastal Path which runs alongside the salt marshes; a haven for sea and wetland bird and wildlife.
Stiffkey (pronounced stoo-kee) is a beautiful coastal village built on the banks of the Stiffkey chalk stream and well known for the narrow and winding road that runs through it. The handy and popular Stiffkey Stores sells newspapers, household essentials and tempting knickknacks, and is becoming renowned for its delicious homemade treats and 'Monmouth' coffee. The Red Lion is an old fashioned, traditional village pub offering good food and a warm Norfolk welcome. The huge horizons and a vast open expanse of the salt marshes with their twisting creeks and muddy basins, create a perfect habitat for a wide range of birdlife, mainly waders and wintering wildfowl, and an array of unusual plant life.The Norfolk Coast path passes along the perimeter of the salt marshes towards Morston then Blakeney to the east, and westwards to Wells-Next-The-Sea - a superb walk in either direction, with breathtaking views and sightings of birds both winter and summer.
A sunny room with comfortable seating, log burner, TV with Freeview and DVD, and table in the window with seating four.
Fully fitted with hand made units, equipped with electric cooker, slimline dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer.
With further storage space and washing machine.
Steep straight stairs from the kitchen lead to
Overlooking the front of the cottage, this sunny bedroom enjoys lovely views across the Stiffkey valley, and has both a wardrobe and chest of drawers.
With 2'6" single beds (without headboards). A travel cot is available.
With shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.
To the rear of the cottage there is a courtyard. From here there is access through to a lovely private, sheltered and fully enclosed landscaped courtyard garden, made up of both lawn and shingle, with table and chairs.
There is allocated off road parking for one car, with further parking available roadside on Greenway Lane.
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