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LITTLE HOUSE ON THE RIVER

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The Little House on the River
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19 reviews
The Little House on the River
The Little House on the River has a 60 ft river frontage
The comfortable sitting room has a view of the river
The log effect fire for cooler evenings
The doors in the sitting room open to the river
The sun deck facing the river
The dining area
The well equipped kitchen
The cosy double bedroom
The twin bedroom
The corner bath and shower
The house backs onto scenic water meadows
Feeding swans in the boat dock
Passing traffic
The river frontage is ideal for fishing
View up the River Thurne
Sunrise upriver - it'll be a good day for fishing
Potter Heigham village sign
The medieval Potter Heigham bridge
Potter Heigham public staithe
The famous Herbert Woods' boatyard
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Potter Heigham, Norfolk, East Anglia, England
The 'Little House on the River' is a riverside holiday cottage, right on the bank of the River Thurne, just five minutes' walk from the ancient arched bridge at Potter Heigham. Situated in the heart of the Norfolk Broads, you will find a riverside pub, pizza place, takeaway restaurant, shops, including fishing tackle, and boat hire. It is ideal for fishing, boating or a relaxing break. The village of Potter Heigham with its beautiful thatched, round tower church, post office and antique shop is a short walk away. The Norfolk coast, and blue flag beaches, including Sea Palling and Winterton, and the lively resort of Great Yarmouth, are 20 mins. by car with the historic city of Norwich 30 minutes away. There are many characterful pub/restaurants to be explored nearby.

The cottage's location is peaceful and idyllic, with...
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Listing #HL199374
About the Owner
Gill C
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Access to the cottage is by key safe. A folder provides information about the cottage and the surrounding area, and the owner is contactable by phone if needed.
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Cannot praise the cottage highly enough. It was very clean, spacious and the location is great. Everything you can imagine is either in the cottage or the separate fisherman's shed Very quiet and peaceful with lots of wildlife outside. The fishing is from the front...More

Thank GeoffandSandra2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived this year to find this perfect retreat improved further with new decking etc. The owners are genuinely concerned that its clients are comfortable and enjoy their holiday. The fishing is good as well as the cottages amenities. Situated not too far from the...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Really loved our stay at The Little House On The River. Very well equipped cottage in a really relaxing setting. I really like there being enough essentials in and places where you just replace what you finish, saves me carting around all the supplies I...More

Thank Jenna W
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
Additional amenities & feature info
Good sized sitting room with leather three piece suite, TV/DVD player, log burner effect electric fire, large doors opening onto garden and river. The kitchen is well equipped, with large fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. It adjoins the dining area which faces the river. There is one double and one twin bedroom, both with river views. Duvets and bed linen are supplied. There is a good sized family bathroom with corner bath and shower over. Towels are provided, but bring your own for the beach. A selection of books, maps and travel guides are provided.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
₹ 40,304
£ 449
21 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
Summer holidays
7 nights
₹ 53,768
£ 599
1 Sep 2018 -
28 Sep 2018
September
7 nights
₹ 50,177
£ 559
29 Sep 2018 -
3 Nov 2018
Autumn
7 nights
₹ 35,636
£ 397
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
10% deposit required on booking with the balance to be paid no later than 6 weeks before the holiday start date.
Full payment at time of booking for holidays within six weeks.

Up to two well behaved pets welcome - £15 per pet.
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About the neighbourhood
Potter Heigham is one of the major boating centres on the Norfolk Broads, with many boating holidays or day trips starting from here. The medieval bridge gives access to the Upper Thurne, Hickling Broad and Horsey Mere, but only for smaller craft; larger boats, if they can get through at all, have to wait for low tide and seek the help of a bridge pilot! This makes the upper reaches beyond the bridge, where the Little House is situated, quieter than some parts There are two cafes where you can sit outside in the summer, a fish and chip shop, a takeaway and a gift shop/newsagent. To many, shopping in Potter Heigham means one thing - Lathams, a famous Norfolk discount store! They stock items from clothes, toys, household and pet items and even a have garden centre. There is also a very... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Norwich: 20.0 km
Railway: Acle: 9.0 km
Ferry: Harwich: 88.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 8.0 km.
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