Bear's Cottage Pet Friendly, Wood Norton near Dereham, Norfolk

Holidays at Bear's Cottage, Wood Norton near Dereham, Norfolk : Sleeps 8

Bear's Cottage, Wood Norton near Dereham, Norfolk Bear's Cottage - Wood Norton near Dereham, Norfolk

Bear's Cottage - sleeps 8

Bear's Cottage in Wood Norton, Norfolk sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms. Bear's Cottage in Wood Norton is beautifully remote and secluded; this delightful four bedroom holiday retreat sits amongst 200 acres of private woodland and offers pure escapism, in a wonderful location just a short drive from the beautiful North Norfolk coast. Adopt a laid-back stance, bring your walking boots and binoculars and enjoy the nature, wildlife and peace and quiet.

The established woodland which surrounds Bear's Cottage contains many famous specimen trees, planted in the 1850’s and the woods harbour an abundance of flora and fauna, with over 10 miles of private paths and tracks to cycle, ride in or explore, allowing you to completely get back to nature.

The location of Bear’s Cottage is rare and you will revel in the complete privacy it provides; tucked away down a one mile private driveway. There is no doubt that children will delight in exploring the private woods, but you will also fall in love with Bear’s Cottage too.

Restored in 2016, the cottage has lost none of its individuality and charm and the old stables have been converted into what is now a large kitchen and open plan living space. The house now offers all the modern conveniences and luxuries you could wish for, with a large open plan kitchen, dining, living area with vaulted ceiling and beams, wooden floorboards and bi-fold doors opening up onto the lawned garden and woodland beyond. At the front of the house there is a cosy snug with wood burner, where you can relax on an evening, plus a practical downstairs shower room and a separate utility room. Downstairs you’ll also find a twin bedroom and en-suite bathroom, perfect if some members of your party want a little more privacy.

Climb the stairs to the first floor and you’ll discover three further bedrooms, two of which have king size beds and wash basins and a children's twin bedroom plus a spacious family bathroom with feature freestanding claw-footed bath.

Bring your bikes, bring your dogs and come with a deep desire to discover more about nature and a strong willingness to let go, chill-out and enjoy some well-deserved rest and relaxation!!

Bear’s Cottage is unique and you’ll just love it!

Accommodation at Bear's Cottage


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall/Lobby
Entrance hall with tiled floor and open fire place, with doors leading to the open plan living area and utility room.

Open Plan Kitchen/Dining/Living area
Modern ‘shaker’ kitchen units with Belfast sink, Rangemaster range gas cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, wooden dining table and eight chairs. Sitting area features two sofas, TV with Sky and DVD player. Bi-fold doors opening onto the south-facing dining terrace.

Utility Room
Modern units with Belfast sink, separate washing machine and tumble dryer. Boot bench. Door leading to cloakroom/shower room and Drawing Room/Snug.

Shower Room
Featuring WC, basin and shower.

Bedroom 3
Twin beds with head and foot boards (which rertrict the length to 6ft), lamps, bedside table, shelved storage cupboard, feature fireplace and door to ensuite.

Ensuite Bathroom
Bath with mixer tap/hand held shower attachment, WC, basin, heated towel rail.

Plant Room
Ideal for drying and storage.

Drawing Room/Snug
Cosy dual aspect room with wood burner, featuring sofa and two chairs, feature fireplace with wood burner, trunk, coffee table, TV with DVD player, games and books. NB. A basket of logs is provided (October-April only).
Bedroom 3 and the Drawing Room/Snug are connected via an internal vestibule.

Door leading to stairs and up to first floor and landing.

First Floor

Bedroom 1
Dual aspect room with King size bed, two bedside cabinets, lamps, chest of drawers, mirror, chair, feature fireplace, storage and wash basin, elevated woodland views from windows.

Bedroom 2
Dual aspect room with King size bed, two bedside cabinets, lamps, chest of drawers, mirror, storage and wash basin, elevated woodland views from windows.

Bedroom 4
The size of the twin beds and restricted height in this room make this more comfortable for little ones. However, there is little compromise on comfort, with a bedside cabinet, lamp, chair and window with views to the woods and a further window to the internal landing, ideal when parents want to keep an eye on little ones and check on them on their way to bed!

Family Bathroom
Featuring period free-standing bath with claw feet, WC, basin, heated towel rail, wooden floor.

Outside

Parking
There is ample off-road parking for cars and a circular turning area in front of the property.

Garden
Bear's Cottage sits alone in 200 acres of private woodland in North Norfolk. It holds one of the most unique locations within the region and provides total peace, isolation and calm. Approached via a one mile private gravel driveway, this beautiful remote and tranquil retreat will enchant you from the moment you arrive. Although the woods are yours to explore, an inner garden has been created by the owners. There is an outside terrace area with garden furniture and a charcoal barbeque (fuel not included).

The Woodland
The wonderful private woodland surrounding Bears Cottage contains some of the largest and oldest of their species in the country. The woodlands age and diversity gives it a huge array of flora and fauna and guests have private access to the whole woodland by foot and bicycle (not provided) and can also explore the 8 miles of tracks that intersect it.

Rare tree species include: Greek Fir, White Fir, Fraser’s Fir, Grand Fir, Korean Fir, Caucasian Fir, Noble Fir, Monkey Puzzle or Chile Pine, Atlas Cedar, Cedar of Lebanon, Lawson Cypress, Nootka Cypress, Japanese Cedar, Colorado Spruce, Sitka Spruce, West Himalayan Spruce, Corsican Pine, Monterey Pine, Douglas Fir, Coast or Californian Redwood, Redwood or Wellingtonia, Western Red Cedar, Western Hemlock.

Species of bird at the last count include: Pheasant, Sparrowhawk, Buzzard, Stock Dove, Woodpigeon, Cuckoo, Barn Owl, Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Kestrel, Magpie, Jackdaw, Carrion Crow, Goldcrest, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Coal Tit, Marsh Tit, Long-tailed Tit, ChiffChaff, Willow Warbler, Blackcap Garden Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat, Whitethroat, Nuthatch, Treecreeper, Wren, Blackbird, Song Thrush, Mistle Thrush, Spotted Flycatcher, Robin, Dunnock, Chaffinch, Bullfinch, Greenfinch, Siskin.

The woodland is teeming with life from Deer to Frogs, Buzzards to Bees and the owners very much encourage guests and children to explore and discover the wonderful environment around them.

Bear’s Cottage is undoubtedly unique and there are few places like it.

Pets allowed at Bear's Cottage in Wood Norton.


Property Details

Sleeps 8 people | 4 bedrooms | Barbeque | Bed Linen | Central Heating | Dishwasher | Dog-friendly | DVD | Freezer | Garden/Courtyard | Microwave | Towels provided | Tumble Dryer | TV | Washing Machine | Log Burner/Open Fire | Downstairs Bedroom | Wi-Fi | Parking

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Towns near Bear's Cottage

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Cromer in Norfolk is 15 miles
Dereham in Norfolk is 10 miles
Fakenham in Norfolk is 5 miles
Holt in Norfolk is 8 miles
Melton Constable in Norfolk is 4 miles
North Walsham in Norfolk is 17 miles
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Sandringham in Norfolk is 19 miles
Sheringham in Norfolk is 13 miles
Swaffham in Norfolk is 17 miles
Walsingham in Norfolk is 7 miles
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National Trust properties near Bear's Cottage

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Blakeney National Nature Reserve in Norfolk is 10 miles
Blickling Estate in Norfolk is 11 miles
Brancaster Estate in Norfolk is 16 miles
Brancaster Millennium Activity Centre in Norfolk is 17 miles
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate in Norfolk is 13 miles
Sheringham Park in Norfolk is 11 miles
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