Groupaccommodation in Sculthorpe, Fakenham - sleeps 12

Kingfisher Barn Cottage, Sculthorpe, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 9NJ.
Property Reference: UKC3286

Bedrooms - 5

Sleeps - 12

Bathrooms - 5

Pets welcome - 2

Open plan living space | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Open plan living space | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Open plan living space | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Open plan living space | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Open plan living space | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Open plan living space | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Double bedroom | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Double bedroom | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Twin bedroom | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Twin bedroom | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Twin bedroom | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Twin bedroom | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Bathroom | Piggyback barns - Kingfisher Barn - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
The function Hall available at Piggyback Barns | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Entrance porch to the function hall | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
The function hall has a well-equipped games area | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
The function Hall available at Piggyback Barns | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
The function hall has a well-equipped games area | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Extensive grounds to explore | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
The hall is available for functions of all types | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
All your function’s catering needs can be accommodated in the kitchen | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
The barns form part of the manor Farm estate | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
Entrance porch to the function hall | Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham

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Kingfisher Barn Cottage
5 bedrooms, sleeps 12

This charming barn conversion is ideal for a large family holiday. Enjoy shared use of the on-site facilities and relax in the private walled garden.

Hiding in the tranquillity of a village setting - attractive barns converted into delightful holiday accommodation"

Offering a welcome holiday retreat for large families and groups, these beautiful adjoining barn conversions (CUL, CWL and UKC3286) are full of charm and character with exposed beams, character flooring and equipped to offer all modern day comforts. Boasting a comfortable, open-plan living space with a wood burner and well-equipped kitchen, each barn has its own enclosed, walled, lawned garden with seating. There is a function hall on-site (with conference and catering facilities for up to 250 guests) which may be available for use by prior arrangement with the owner.

Neighbouring the owner’s farm, Piggyback Barns are situated in the peaceful village of Sculthorpe, just 8 miles from the Norfolk coastline with its wealth of sandy beaches, and RSPB bird and nature reserves. Excellent walking and cycling can be enjoyed from the doorstep.

Fakenham, 2 miles, offers good shops, restaurants, inns, a bowling alley, cinema and golf course. Bustling Burnham Market, with village shops, inns and restaurants, is 7 miles away. Wells-next-the-Sea, 8 miles, offers an excellent sandy beach with colourful beach huts, a small shopping town centre with many inns and restaurants, and a picturesque fishing harbour - popular for fresh shell fish. Further along the coast is Brancaster for an uncrowded sandy beach and golf course.

Brancaster Staithe provides a popular venue for sailing and boating enthusiasts.

The traditional seaside towns of Heacham and Hunstanton offer an array of activities for all ages. Many places of historical interest and stately homes are within surrounding area. Twenty minutes’ drive away is the historical town of Kings Lynn for shopping, market place, restaurants, inns and theatre, and also Norwich city for excellent shopping, castle museum, cathedral, theatre, market place, restaurants and inns. Beach 8 miles. Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant ½ mile.
These properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 32 guest

Accommodation details

Ground Floor:
Open plan living space.
Living area: With wood burner, 42" Freeview TV, DVD player, double sofa bed, wooden floor and French doors leading to garden.
Dining area: With wooden floor.
Kitchen area: With range with double electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer and tiled floor.


Bedroom 1: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request), Freeview TV and en-suite wet room with shower and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request), Freeview TV and en-suite wet room with shower and toilet.
Separate toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 3: With super kingsize bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.


Bedroom 4: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request), Freeview TV and en-suite with shower over bath, and toilet.
Bedroom 5: With four poster kingsize bed and en-suite with shower over bath, and toilet.

Initial logs for wood burner included. Welcome pack. Bike store.

Extra Amenities

Oil central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair. External games room with pool table, air hockey, table tennis and table football (shared, open 6am-10pm). Gym with running machine, rowing machine, cross-trainer and cycle (shared, open 6am-10pm). Enclosed, walled, lawned garden with patio, terrace, garden furniture and barbecue. Private parking for 4 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is a fenced moat within grounds. If 2 or more barns are booked together there is a security deposit of £200.

Self-catering features

  • Bike Store
  • DVD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Main Fuel or Power incl.
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Games Room
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Rural Location
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Working Farm
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