Friday, 26 June 2015

On the market...Norfolk

From cottages to manor houses, here’s a round-up of covetable properties in this beautiful county.

Written by Melonie Clarke
1) Thorpe Cloud, Blakeney, Holt: £550,000


This brick-and-flint cottage comprises a sitting room, kitchen/ diner, dining room, three bedrooms, dressing room/ further bedroom, family bathroom, shower room and utility room. Also on the ground floor is a self-contained annexe, with living room, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom.

Abbotts: 01328-779151,

2) Glendoa, Mileham: £390,000


This charming cottage has three/four bedrooms and ¼ acre south-facing gardens. Period features include inglenook fireplaces, pamment tiled floors and ledge and brace doors. The central heating uses an oil-fired boiler. There are countryside views from most rooms.

Belton Duffey, Wells-nextthe- Sea: 01328-710666,

3) Beck Farm House, Hindolveston: £1,650,000


A Grade II listed, sevenbedroom home complete with stabling, orchards, kitchen garden and sunken croquet lawn. The grounds have recently been redesigned and landscaped, creating formal and informal . The redetails throughout, including cornicing and open fireplaces.

Savills: 01603-229256,

4) West Wing, St Andrews Park, Norwich: £335,000


This delightful Grade II listed, mid-terrace Georgian town house has three bedrooms and enjoys modern fittings throughout. There is an entrance hall, sitting/ dining room with a feature fireplace, a modern kitchen and study and cloakroom to the ground floor. A patio enjoys excellent views of the well-maintained communal gardens.

Hunters Estate Agents, Norwich: 01603-398536,

5) Riverscourt, Surlingham, Norwich: £1,750,000


Built in the 1920s, this Arts and Crafts property has five bedrooms (two with en suite), two further bathrooms, a plant room and an oak boathouse with slipway. Many of the floors have limestone tiles, with underfloor heating. It sits in 1.7 acres.

Strutt & Parker, Norwich: 01603-883607,

6) Wortham Manor, Wortham: £1,950,000

A beautiful Grade II* listed manor house with Elizabethan origins and set in over 19 acres of parkland. The main residence has four reception rooms and eight bedrooms. There is an adjoining wing/cottage.

Savills: 01603-229229,

7) Bexwell Road, Downham Market: £845,000


This Victorian property has six bedrooms and stands in 1.25 acres of gardens. There are a number of original features, including well-proportioned and elegant reception rooms, high ceilings, original panelling, open fires and tiled conservatory.

Bedfords: 01284-769999,

8) The Parish House, Cley-next-the-Sea: £795,000                                   House-Jun26-TheParish-590

This converted parish rooms or village hall has four bedrooms, a roof terrace and has been beautifully finished inside. It has amazing views of the coastline towards Blakeney Point and is a short distance from the beach. Period features include doors, wall panelling, timber flooring and staircase.

Bedfords: 01328-730500,

9) Silver Street, Besthorpe, Norwich: £875,000


This four-bedroom barn conversion sits in half an acre of land and enjoys stunning rural views from every aspect. The property extends to 4,400 sq ft. The formal sitting room offers a vaulted ceiling and fireplace and the spacious kitchen has solid marble worktops.

Hunters, Norwich: 01603-398536,

10) Shoals Cottage, Irstead, Norwich: £895,000


This thatched timberframed property built in 1925 has five bedrooms, three bathrooms and two reception rooms. It stands in an idyllic setting on an unspoilt stretch of the River Ant (river frontage of 152ft) and also has its own mooring. Period features include oak beams, inglenook fireplace and lead lattice windows.

Fine & Country, Norwich: 01603-221888,

11) Morley St Peter, Wymondham: £2,395,000

This Grade I listed, late 16th-century Elizabethan manor house, whose former owners include Field Marshall The First Lord Ironside, has seven bedrooms, four reception rooms and three holiday cottages. It sits in 32 acres, which include moated gardens, paddocks and woodland.

Strutt & Parker, Norwich: 01603-883603,

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