Self catering holiday in Sculthorpe, Fakenham - sleeps 6

Moat Lodge Cottage, Sculthorpe, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 9NJ.

Property Reference: UK11053

Bedrooms - 3

Sleeps - 6

Bathrooms - 3

Pets welcome - 1

Spacious living room with wonderful rural views | Moat Lodge - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
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  • En-suite with shower cubicle and bath | Moat Lodge - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
  • Bedroom boasting twin zip and link beds | Moat Lodge - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
  • Second bedroom configured as a super kingsize double | Moat Lodge - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
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  • Paved patio area with barbecue | Moat Lodge - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
  • Lovely sunny patio | Moat Lodge - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
  • Outdoor eating area | Moat Lodge - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
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  • Beautiful view over the river to the fields beyond | Moat Lodge - Piggyback Barns, Sculthorpe, Fakenham
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Moat Lodge Cottage
3 bedrooms, sleeps 6

With all bedrooms boasting en-suite facilities, this detached property is perfect for family or friends holidaying together.

All on the ground floor.
Living room: With wood burner, Freeview Smart TV, beams and bi-folding doors leading to garden.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric range, microwave, American-style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, tiled floor and bi-folding doors leading to garden.
Utility room: With washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed, Freeview Smart TV and en-suite with bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.


Bedroom 2: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), Freeview Smart TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 3: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), Freeview Smart TV and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Separate toilet. . Air source underfloor central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included.

Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair. Welcome pack. Use of external games room and mini gym with pool table, air hockey, table tennis, table football, running machine, rowing machine, cross-trainer and cycle (shared, open 6am-10pm - subject to private hire). Enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is a stream and a fenced moat in the grounds. If 2 or more barns are booked together there is a security deposit of £200

Extra Amenities

Offering a welcoming holiday retreat for large families and groups, these four beautiful barn conversions, three of which are adjoining (CUL, CWL and UKC3286), and one detached property (UK11053), 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 the surrounding area. 20 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 34 guest

Fakenham map and Moat Lodge Cottage location

Self-catering features

  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Working Farm
  • Newly Listed Property
  • Green Scheme
  • Welcome Cottages
  • All En-suite
  • Accessible Cottages
  • Entrance Ramp/Level Access
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
  • Last Minute Breaks