COSY CORNER

  Holiday Cottage  

WELCOME

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Cosy Corner is on a quiet village road in Stanhoe, about five miles inland from Brancaster on the north Norfolk coast, as shown on Google maps.
 

It's for up to four people – there are two bedrooms, a double and a twin. The living space includes a dining room and sun room as well as the sitting room and kitchen, and there’s a reading nook on the landing. See the Gallery for photos.

The sunny garden at the front of the cottage is quiet and comfortable, and there’s parking for two cars on the drive.

Check availability and costs on the bookings calendar for 2021.

COVID-19 update

We are taking bookings and look forward to welcoming visitors old and new. We're following government guidelines on cleaning between lets and we provide soap, hand sanitiser and anti-viral surface spray for your use during your stay.

 

COTTAGE DETAILS

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There's plenty of space for four people at the cottage, with squashy sofas, lots of books and comfortable places to read and relax at any time of the year. Or bring your buckets and spades, bikes and kites – there's secure storage in the sun room.

  • Two bedrooms – one double and one twin

  • Kitchen has a double oven and halogen hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge and freezer

  • Washing machine and tumble dryer

  • Central heating, and an open fire in the sitting room

  • Downstairs shower room and separate cloakroom

  • Sitting room with comfortable sofas and a Smart TV

  • Wireless broadband

  • Separate dining room

  • Sun room

  • Traditional Norfolk pamment tiled floors and rugs downstairs, fitted carpets upstairs

  • Sunny, sheltered garden and off-road parking

  • Award-winning pub with restaurant in the village

  • Children's playground and sports field just along the lane

  • Ten-minute drive to Burnham Market with its shops, cafes and pubs

Please note

  • The stairs are quite steep, but are straight and have a good handrail. Do ask to see photos if you want to check them out.

  • The shower room and cloakroom are both downstairs, there is no bath.

  • We don't provide a cot, but there's plenty of space for a travel cot.

  • A well-behaved dog is welcome.

  • The garden is mostly enclosed by hedges, but they're not dog or child proof and the drive is open to the road.

  • There's an unfenced duck pond opposite the cottage.

 

HOW TO BOOK

  1. Check availability on the 2021 bookings calendar for the dates you’d prefer

  2. Get in touch if there's anything you'd like to discuss before booking, or to reserve your dates

  3. Complete and submit the online booking form - I'll get back to you with account details so you can make online payment of the deposit (£100) to secure your booking

  4. Pay the balance four weeks before the start of your booked week

 

If you prefer not to use the online form or pay online please get in touch and I’ll arrange an alternative.

 

Booking conditions

  • Bookings start on a Friday for arrival from 3pm. Week-long bookings end at 10am on the following Friday.

  • Long weekends of three or four nights are available out of season (see the bookings calendar).

  • Once I have your booking form and deposit I'll send confirmation of your booking.

  • If your balance payment isn’t received or you cancel your booking within four weeks of the start date then the deposit isn’t refundable.

 

Included in the cost

  • Accommodation for up to four people and one well-behaved pet (please get in touch to discuss if you have more)

  • Bed linen and towels

  • Wireless broadband

 

Not included

  • Landline phone calls. A landline phone is available if you need it.

  • Damage. If something is damaged during your stay please let us know so we can repair or replace it before our next guests arrive.

  • The cottage is prepared and the laundry done in the few hours between lets, so please leave it clean and tidy.

 

GALLERY

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LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

  • Visit Norfolk has a good overview to help you plan your visit.

  • See the Norfolk Coast Partnership for a map of activities including walks, historic sites and farmers’ markets.

  • If you prefer to speak to someone and get leaflets try the Tourist Information Centre in Wells-next-the-Sea (Staithe Street, NR23 1AN).

 

Stanhoe is in an ideal location for visiting the beaches and salt marshes of the north Norfolk coast. Holkham beach is a favourite, it has a miles of sand and dunes backed by shady pine woods, with hides for watching the geese that overwinter on the marshes.

Here’s a listing of the top ten north Norfolk beaches.

Locally, you can sail at Brancaster Staithe or Burnham Overy Staithe, visit stately homes and lovely churches, explore nature reserves and relax in more than a few decent pubs and restaurants. The coast road has lots of places to buy fish and seafood straight off local boats. There's horseracing and a farmers' market at Fakenham, and Wells still has a sixties feel with a miniature train, fish and chips and candyfloss.

The coast attracts artists and photographers too and there are plenty of exhibitions and galleries to browse.

Or you can relax at the cottage. Stanhoe has a pub, a church and a children's playground. There are several duck ponds and we get ducks and moorhens in the garden – lovely in the spring when they bring in their young.