Owlets at Mulberry Barn, Heacham, nr Hunstanton, Norfolk
Heacham (near Hunstanton), Norfolk
This luxurious barn conversion in the seaside village of Heacham in West Norfolk, around 3 miles from the resort town of Hunstanton, is the perfect place for a coastal escape, with attractive modern furnishings and decor making this a truly tranquil place to kick back and relax.
Owlets is a gorgeous holiday property which has been converted from part of a Grade II listed barn, sleeping up to 6 guests in well appointed and attractive surroundings. Renovated and styled to an extremely high specification, Owlets offers luxury open-plan living with oak flooring throughout and a stunning hand-built kitchen with central island. Ideal for families or a group of friends wanting a relaxing break away, this beautiful retreat comes with three bedrooms and a gorgeous enclosed west facing garden.
A fully enclosed west facing courtyard garden is both dog and child-friendly and is a perfect place to enjoy the afternoon/evening sun. There is even a beach hut/play house for the children to potter about in and enjoy, or a secure place to store your bikes or your golf clubs after a visit to neighbouring Heacham Manor Golf Club.
Owlets is ideal for friends, families and golfers. Located on the edge of Heacham Manor with its popular 18 hole golf course (golfers enjoy 10% off golf green fees when booking), there is also a fabulous 15-20 minute walk across the golf course to the beach and nearby promenade which is accessed from the rear of the barns through a private gate (please note dogs must be kept on a lead while crossing the golf course) . Heacham Manor nearby serves afternoon teas and its Mulberry Restaurant serves lunch and dinner. The Spa at Heacham Manor offers a range of treatments and has a steam room, thermal suite and a range of holistic therapies.
Heacham village has a range of shops, pubs and amenities with two lovely dog-friendly beaches at North and South beach, popular with water sport enthusiasts and families all year round.
Head out in the car and you are in easy reach of everything North Norfolk has to offer, including bird and nature reserves, stunning beaches and wonderful deli's, restaurants and cafe's.
Entrance hall/Utility/Boot room
Hand built cupboards with granite worktops, sink with mixer tap and cupboards housing iron, ironing board and space for damp dogs to dry off. Recessed lighting, underfloor heating, Sheila maid to air laundry, washing machine. A door leads to:
WC, pedestal wash hand basin and port hole mirror.
Open plan living area
A wonderful space with full height windows to the front and rear allowing the light to flood in and with cosy, under floor heated oak flooring throughout. Bespoke high specification kitchen with granite work surfaces, Belfast sinks with mixer tap and drainer, induction hob, oven and grill. Integrated appliances include full-size dishwasher and 70/30 fridge/freezer (3 drawer). The central island is a perfect place to converse whilst preparing drinks or lunch amongst family and friends.
The main living area is a stylish and relaxing space with large soft grey leather sofa seating six in front of the wide screen smart TV with soundbar and Bluray DVD player. An exposed feature carrstone wall holds a surprise for the observant with dresser unit equipped with glasses for all occasions. Oak table and chairs, seating six for a relaxed dining experience.
Stairs lead to the first floor.
With oak flooring and doors to bedrooms and bathroom.
Exposed original beams, bespoke furniture with double bed, bedside tables with lamps. Five drawer chest of drawers with oak tops, double wardrobe with hangers. Wall mounted mirror and full height windows to the front with blinds. Wall mounted Samsung Smart TV. Door to en-suite shower room.
En-suite shower room
Walk in shower cubicle with glazed door, rain shower and hand held attachment, stone tiling and heated towel rail. Low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, vanity mirror with lighting and shaver point. Tiling to the floor.
With exposed beams and wooden floors. King size bed, bespoke furniture includes double wardrobe with drawers under and dresser unit with oak top and drawers giving ample storage. Bedside tables with lamps and full height window to the rear. Wall mounted Samsung Smart TV, wall mounted full height mirror, soft throw and luxury bed linen.
With full-size (3ft) single bed, bedside cabinet with lamp, five drawer chest of drawers, coat/clothes hanger, window to the rear and single futon (please note: if you would like the futon made up ready for your arrival, please let us know at the point of booking).
Bath with shower attachment, mixer taps and glazed screen. Low level WC and full height tiling with mosaics incorporated, pedestal wash hand basin, vanity mirror with lighting and shaver point. Tiled floor, heated towel rail and recessed lighting.
To the rear is a private, fully enclosed west facing garden with bespoke seating and table, great for ‘al-fresco’ dining. Shingled garden with raised planters of bamboo and soft prairie style planting. A handy beach hut style/shed is a great place for the younger generation to potter about and a perfect place to store Golf Clubs!
The front garden is fully enclosed and very pleasant and has a lovely bench in a sunny spot amongst the prairie style planting.
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