Activity & Leisure
2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
A very warm welcome awaits at the home of the Campbell family, The Sedgeford Hall. Set in the heart of a 1200-acre farming and shooting estate in a beautiful north Norfolk valley, The Sedgeford Hall offers a beautiful, secluded location in which to holiday, celebrate or entertain.The Sedgeford Hall, built of local sand-coloured brick was built in the reign of Queen Anne, and completed in 1713, with further additions throughout the centuries; it now includes a heated indoor swimming pool (bring own towels), open fires and wood-burning stoves for the colder winter months, beautiful enclosed gardens and numerous Estate walks, with lakes, woods and parkland.Visitors may wander around the expansive grounds at their leisure. Sedgeford is just a few miles from the coast, and close to splendid towns and villages such as Burnham Market and several stately homes - Houghton Hall, Holkham, Sandringham and Anmer Hall, home of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince George.Just 5 miles to the north is the seaside town of Hunstanton with miles of sandy beaches and rock pools, majestic cliffs, a Sea Life Centre, amusemens, watersports, tennis, croquet, bowls, golf, shops, restaurants and inns. Heacham, 3 miles, has the benefit of Norfolk Lavender with garden centre, shops, café and farm shop. For children, there is the popular ‘Farmer Fred’s Play Barn’ a large indoor play centre with café and an animal petting zoo! Great Bircham is a 4-mile walk, and the Peddars Way and Icknield Way are also close by. Locally there is shooting, fishing, bird watching and golf as well as many stunning beaches along the North Norfolk coast. Shop 4 miles, pub serving food ½ mileThese properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 41 guests.
The Hall, the more traditional part of the house, offers four individually designed bedrooms; the magnificent mahogany four-poster bedroom with its own dressing room, a lovely twin room and a double room and a further double bedroom on the second floor with an open-plan seating area and en-suite bathroom. In the Theatre Wing, there are three further bedrooms with the main double bedroom leading to a twin bedroom and a fantastic en-suite bath and shower room. The third bedroom, off the drawing room, is a lovely, light double room with an en-suite shower room. The house has a conservatory, large spacious drawing room with log fire and a dramatic black and gold, marble floored dining room. The Theatre Wing also offers a further drawing room with wood-burning stove and a small dining room with seating area. The spacious, light filled kitchen; the ‘soul’ of the house has a hand-built kitchen, Aga and Aga module and TV seating area. The kitchen opens out onto the walled Roman garden – perfect for alfresco dining. The Theatre Wing also offers a further galley style kitchen. Spacious drawing room with open fire/conservatory. Dining room with marble floor and views of the south lawn. Large kitchen with seating area, TV, Aga, electric cooker and tiled floor. Main Hall first floor: One double bedroom with 5ft four-poster bed, one twin bedroom, which both share an en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with separate shower cubicle and toilet. Second floor: Further spacious attic suite bedroom with 5ft bed, open plan seating area with double futon bed (for alternative sleeping only), TV and en-suite shower room with toilet. The Theatre Wing is accessed through The Hall kitchen, through to a sitting room with wood-burning stove and double sofa bed (for alternative sleeping only). Dining room. Galley-style kitchen. Double bedroom with 5ft bed leading to a twin bedroom, with shared en-suite bathroom with corner bath, walk-in shower and toilet. Theatre first floor: Double bedroom with en-suite shower room and toilet.
English Country Cottages is the trading name of Vacation Rentals (UK) Ltd.
Registered Office: Spring Mill, Earby, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB94 0AA.
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