Tethys Cottage, Binham, nr Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk
Binham (near Wells-next-the-Sea), Norfolk
Tethys Cottage boasts an excellent location in the grounds of Binham Abbey in the North Norfolk village of Binham, not far from the coast and just over 5 miles from the harbour town of Wells-next-the-Sea. This is a unique converted holiday property with a charming yet contemporary layout and amenities,
This superb holiday home, sleeping up to 5 guests, is part of a converted stable block within the grounds of the Grade II listed Binham Abbey. The accommodation is contemporary and comfortable and the gardens, although communal, are extensive and beautifully manicured and you will always find a quiet corner in which to sit. The property also has the benefit of the use of a full size tennis court.
Binham has an excellent shop and village pub serving excellent food. The famous ruined Benedictine Priory of Binham is a five minute walk and, during the summer months, hosts outdoor classical concerts which really are very special.The beautiful beaches of the North Norfolk coast are a ten minute drive away.
Binham is an historical village a few miles inland from Wells next the Sea. Binham is a really beautiful example of a traditional Norfolk village with the added attraction of the priory. The 12th century Priory has wonderful outdoor concerts in the summer. There is an excellent pub called The Chequers, that brews its own beer, a village shop and a very good butcher. Walking in the area is excellent and very peaceful, you can really escape the madding crowds without being too far away from the interesting local towns of Wells-Next-The-Sea or Blakeney.
Stripped natural wood floor. Downstairs cloakroom, coat hooks.
The property has a ‘fish’ theme and is great fun for any children staying to count how many fish they can find on the paintings and ornaments!
Kitchen / Dining Room
Light and airy kitchen with French doors to the garden. Dining table and chairs. Washing machine, fridge, freezer. Dishwasher, Electric cooker. Well equipped.
Open plan to
Pretty room with two comfortable cream sofas, stripped natural wood flooring, large flat screen TV, DVD and Video, small selection of books and games. Electric wood burner effect fire. Views to gardens.
Views to garden. Double bed. Large fitted wardrobes.
Good sized room, Double bed and a single bed. Desk and chest of drawers.
With Shower, low level WC, basin.
Extensive beautifully landscaped communal gardens giving a sense of seclusion and privacy. Table and chairs. Summer house built from stone from the old Priory, Parking for two cars, use of Tennis Court. Bike shed.
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