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1 / 35  A peaceful location
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6 / 35  A lovely room for that special meal
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9 / 35  Fun for all the family
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12 / 35  Pefect for everyone
13 / 35  Kitchen/diner
14 / 35  King-size bedroom
15 / 35  Finishing touches
16 / 35  King-size bedroom with exposed beams
17 / 35  Twin zip-and-link bedroom
18 / 35  A tranquil location
19 / 35  Twin zip-and-link bedroom
20 / 35  Cloakroom
21 / 35  King-size bedroom
22 / 35  Charming king-size bedroom
23 / 35  Bathroom
24 / 35  Freestanding roll top bath
25 / 35  Country style king-size bedroom
26 / 35  King size bedroom
27 / 35  Home from home
28 / 35  Downstairs shower room
29 / 35  View of house across the pond
30 / 35  Ideal for those summer evenings
31 / 35  Entertainment for the whole family
32 / 35  View of the front of the propery
33 / 35  View from the bedroom window
34 / 35  View looking up the drive
35 / 35  Relax!
A peaceful location
A lovely room for that special meal
Fun for all the family
Pefect for everyone
Kitchen/diner
King-size bedroom
Finishing touches
King-size bedroom with exposed beams
Twin zip-and-link bedroom
A tranquil location
Twin zip-and-link bedroom
Cloakroom
King-size bedroom
Charming king-size bedroom
Bathroom
Freestanding roll top bath
Country style king-size bedroom
King size bedroom
Home from home
Downstairs shower room
View of house across the pond
Ideal for those summer evenings
Entertainment for the whole family
View of the front of the propery
View from the bedroom window
View looking up the drive
Relax!
1 / 35  A peaceful location
2 / 35  
3 / 35  
4 / 35  
5 / 35  
6 / 35  A lovely room for that special meal
7 / 35  
8 / 35  
9 / 35  Fun for all the family
10 / 35  
11 / 35  
12 / 35  Pefect for everyone
13 / 35  Kitchen/diner
14 / 35  King-size bedroom
15 / 35  Finishing touches
16 / 35  King-size bedroom with exposed beams
17 / 35  Twin zip-and-link bedroom
18 / 35  A tranquil location
19 / 35  Twin zip-and-link bedroom
20 / 35  Cloakroom
21 / 35  King-size bedroom
22 / 35  Charming king-size bedroom
23 / 35  Bathroom
24 / 35  Freestanding roll top bath
25 / 35  Country style king-size bedroom
26 / 35  King size bedroom
27 / 35  Home from home
28 / 35  Downstairs shower room
29 / 35  View of house across the pond
30 / 35  Ideal for those summer evenings
31 / 35  Entertainment for the whole family
32 / 35  View of the front of the propery
33 / 35  View from the bedroom window
34 / 35  View looking up the drive
35 / 35  Relax!

The Farm House At Shelton

| Norwich (11mls S), Norfolk
12
6
4
Dogs allowed 2
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Hot tub
Family friendly

At a glance

  • A stunning farmhouse in a tranquil location
  • A traditional farmhouse retaining its charm and character with many  original features
  • A great central location for exploring Norfolk and Suffolk
  • Hire a boat and spend the day exploring the Norfolk Broads
  • Visit local attractions ideal for the children - Banham Zoo, The Dinosaur Adventure park  and Bewilderwood
  • Enjoy the hot tub, and relax, while the kids play pool in the games room, there is loads to keep them entertained.
Property code: 42594

Approached via winding country roads the property stands at the end of a long drive near the owner’s house. Recently renovated to a lovely standard the owners have retained much of the original features and charm. With Hot Tub.

A TOUCH OF COUNTRY LIVING IN A UNIQUE FARMHOUSE WITH A HOT TUB

Approached via winding country roads the property stands at the end of a long drive near the owner’s house overlooking the pond. The property was renovated in 2016 by the owners while retaining many of the original features and charm.

Located close to the village of Long Stratton with shops, coffee shops and pubs. Take a trip to Sheringham or Cromer on the North Norfolk coast of Southwold and Aldeburgh on the Suffolk Coast. Take a boat out on the Norfolk Broads for a slower pace of life. National Trust properties include Sutton Hoo, Blickling and Felbrigg Halls. English Heritage properties include Framlingham and Orford Castles. Local attractions include, Banham Zoo, High Lodge at Thetford Forest, The Dinosaur Adventure Park and BeWILDerwood. For retail therapy head to Norwich with shopping Malls, Museums, Castle and Theatres. Leisure facilities: hot tub. Games room: with pool table, TV, Games console and selection of board games.

On entering this charming farmhouse into a traditional farmhouse style kitchen/diner with exposed timber beams and tiled floor, having a Rayburn, an electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge/freezer. The utility room with two dishwashers and a washing machine. A shower room with a double shower cubicle, wash hand basin and WC. A spacious lounge with a selection of comfortable sofas for all the family, the woodburner (1st basket of logs included), TV/DVD, the traditional dining room is perfect for a celebration dinner. From the hallway the stairs lead to the first floor landing, having 3 king size bedrooms and a twin bedroom (zip and link which can be made into a super king on request),  a shower room having wash hand basin and WC. There is a steep narrow staircase leading to the second floor, having a king size bedroom and a twin bedroom (zip and link which can be made into a super king on request), a bathroom with roll top bath and hand held shower, wash hand basin and WC, there is also a separate WC.

 Outside: To the front of the property is a large pond, and ample off road parking. An area  with the Go Karts and table tennis.  An enclosed rear garden with lawn, a selection of games, an outdoor dining area with garden furniture, a large picnic bench perfect for alfresco dining, and sun loungers, BBQ and hot tub. 

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 6 Bedrooms - 4 king size bedrooms, 2 twin - (zip & link which can be made into a super king)
  • Bathrooms - Bathroom room, 2 shower rooms, separate WC
  • TV & DVD
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Woodburner (1st basket of logs included)
  • Rayburn
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Microwave and fridge freezer
  • Two dishwashers
  • Washing machine
  • Hot tub
  • Charcoal BBQ
  • Off road parking
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Central heating
  • 6 Cots, 6 highchairs and 2 booster seats  
  • Pedal Go Karts
  • Hairdryer
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Shop & pub 4 miles

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 25 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
5
Overall location
4.7

Reviewed by Nancy, 29th November 2019

A warm welcome and a perfect place for a large family celebration or a getaway with friends. The decor is lovely and the amenities well thought out. We had a brilliant time.

Reviewed by Astrid, 22nd November 2019

The cottage was perfect for celebrating my husbands 60th birthday with our friends. The host was welcoming and even left us cupcakes. The cottage is immaculate and very well equipped. There was something for everyone and enough space not to feel crowded.

Reviewed by Louise, 1st November 2019

We stayed to 2 nights, 9 ladies to celebrate a special birthday. The owners welcomed us and were very helpful. They were kind enough to leave birthday balloons, Prosecco and some cake. Once theyd made sure we were settled they left us to our devices but we knew they were available if needed. The house was immaculate and Well set up for all sorts ofRead more party sizes and different combinations of people. The bedrooms are huge! And lovely. Comfy beds and a good nights sleep for everyone. Hide

Reviewed by Joanna , 25th October 2019

From our first contact with the hosts to the end of our holiday they were wonderful. Theyve thought of everything in the house you could need, loads of entertainment for all the family both inside and out, and a hot tub. The house is full of character, warmth and comfort and we were made to feel we could totally relax. Not always easy with 4 small Read morechildren and two dogs, but we really did. The setting and area is beautiful. Hide

Reviewed by Alison, 4th October 2019

Lovely homely well equipped farm house set in its own grounds at the end of a drive. Peaceful but not with a sense of total isolation! Hosts are very welcoming and helpful, with homemade cakes and bubbly in fridge on arrival. Everything you need is contained at the property be it kitchen equipment to leisure activities. A real sense of comfort and Read morehome from home while still being practical and suitable for large groups. Hide

Reviewed by Ian, 6th September 2019

Six double bedrooms, very well equipped, hot tub, very good if you want to get away from it all. Surrounded by a network of extremely quiet lanes, so safe walking and cycling. 70+ year old pensioners loved the go-karts!

Reviewed by Cheryl, 23rd August 2019

This cottage is absolutely amazing both inside and out. The owners are so friendly and helpful and couldn't do enough for you. It is spotless with everything you could possibly need whilst on holiday. We did lots of cooking and they had every pan and utensil you could need. We didn't have any small children with us but the big go karts go plenty ofRead more use by the big kids and adults!! Couldn't recommend this property enough. Hide

Reviewed by Natasha, 16th August 2019

Thank you to Chris and Lucy for making my mums 80th birthday celebration so special. The house and surroundings are beautiful, with plenty to entertain adults, young children and the 2 dogs. We all enjoyed the pool table, hot tub, table tennis and even the go carts. This is one of the best equipped houses I have stayed in, 2 fridges and dishwashersRead more and every kitchen utensil you may need, with a large bbq too if you get the weather. We had a fantastic week and I would highly recommend the house. Hide

Reviewed by Andrew, 2nd August 2019

This is a beautiful, homely, comfortable cottage with everything we needed to have a relaxing holiday with children. We camecwith two other families and had enough space so we didnt feel cramped. The bedrooms are gorgeous and the outside is space is fabulous. The kids loved the hot tub and the games room. As did the adults. The owners are very niceRead more and were always on hand if we needed anything. I would definitely come here again. Lovely cottage. Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 19th July 2019

A beautiful house in a beautiful location. The house and gardens are equipped with everything you need for a relaxing and fun holiday! Food shop delivered on day one and straight into the holiday. We enjoyed family meals in the homely kitchen and games in the large lounge of an evening as well as relaxing in the gorgeous hot tub. Chris and Lucy areRead more lovely hosts! Highly recommend! Hide

Reviewed by Christine, 5th July 2019

Stunning house with excellent accommodation and facilities. The circular stairs may be a challenge for some but does add to the charm if the house. Everything you could wish for to keep both adults and children amused.

Reviewed by Teresa, 28th June 2019

Lucy & Chris made us feel really welcome. The house is very large but really homely. The secure garden areas were fantastic for our two 3year old Grandchildren and the wider grounds and large pond were lovely for walks for the adults. There is ample equipment supplied and lots of toys for young and old guests.

Reviewed by Andrew, 21st June 2019

This is the perfect place for a large family get together away from it all. It was great to arrive and have the place decorated for a celebration. Plus our hosts had left tea, coffee and cakes to welcome us. The house was a lovely old farmhouse with lots of original features and plenty to keep us entertained. We all had a great time all week. Wish Read moreit could have been longer Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 14th June 2019

A wonderful cottage filled with everything you could possibly need. Chris and Lucy we're extremely welcoming and made us feel as though nothing was too much trouble. Can't wait to return again, loved the views, the hot tub and the go carts.

Reviewed by James, 10th May 2019

Beautiful house, full of character and all the facilities you need for a very comfortable break. The house and grounds are packed with games and activities for the children which helped keep them occupied giving the grown ups some much needed peace and quiet.

Reviewed by Samantha, 19th April 2019

We had a very enjoyable stay at the farmhouse in Shelton for a surprise 30th birthday! Firstly I must say both Lucy and Chris were really friendly and helpful and couldnt do enough for us. We had 12 adults, a 3 year old and a dog all catered for!! Lucky for us we had the most amazing weather for bank holiday Easter. I couldnt fault the house at allRead more, it had everything and more that we needed and I would definitely recommend to friends. Hide

Reviewed by Robin, 12th April 2019

Chris and Lucy were very helpful even offering to order and collect a takeaway from the local village, the cottage was beautiful ,very peaceful plenty of things to do around the house.our grandchildren loved the go karts.hottub was a lovely bonus.plenty of attractions not to far away.all the family Would love to go back again.

Reviewed by Alan, 8th March 2019

Lovely spacious farmhouse, well-equipped, and works really well for a large group that needs six double/twin bedrooms.

Reviewed by Amy, 1st March 2019

My family and I had a wonderful weekend celebrating my mother's 70th birthday. We had everything we needed, and the owners were lovely and thoughtful, decorating the dining room for my mum's birthday. Wonderfully secluded, plenty to keep adults and children alike entertained at the house, and not far from places to visit. We all loved it and would Read moredefinitely return. I've already recommended it to a couple of friends! Hide

Reviewed by Maria, 8th February 2019

An absolutely beautiful house to stay in - literally everything had been thought of and there was not one thing I would improve! Lots of kitchen equipment for cooking a big celebration meal and lots of space for everyone. The children loved the games room and the go karts. It was all spotless when we arrived and Lucy and Chris were so generous withRead more their time and welcome pack. They also decorated the dining room for my dad's 80th birthday party which looked gorgeous :) Hide

Reviewed by Rob, 1st February 2019

Lovely house with plenty of things to do inside and out. Highly recommend and the owners, Lucy and Chris, were really welcoming and helpful!

Reviewed by Jacqueline, 25th January 2019

Fantastic place for a family get together. Caters for young and old.

Reviewed by Stephanie, 11th January 2019

If you're looking at booking this house, don't hesitate - do it! This really is one of the best house I've ever rented, everything you can think of is there from the hot tub, to games room right down to kitchen utensils. Chris and Lucy are great hosts, really helpful, lovely people. They even went the extra mile and baked some cakes and decorated tRead morehe dining room with balloons and banners for my partners 30th birthday! I would 100% recommend. Hide

Reviewed by Neil, 21st December 2018

Our stay at the Farmhouse over Christmas was perfect in every way. The house was amazing and was equipped with every item we could have thought of needing. The owners Chris & Lucy couldn't have been more accommodating, from baking cakes for arrival to offering to light our fire Christmas morning. The ideal place for large gatherings. We will returnRead more. Hide

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