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Heron Cottage on The Green Thornham

Sleeps 8, from £1020 to £2095 per week

Heron Cottage is a spacious detached much-loved Norfolk family holiday home, enviably situated in a peaceful coastal location in the highly sought after village of Thornham, away from busy roads, with easy access to the coastal path. Throughout the year, this is simply the perfect place to accommodate family groups, having 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, with plenty of separate living areas for all generations to enjoy, including a lovely kitchen breakfast room with an Aga, large conservatory games room (with upstairs children's bunk room) and a cosy sitting sitting room with an open fireplace. During the winter it's ideal for two or three couples wishing to explore the beauty of the stunning Norfolk coastline, with the advantage of being within walking distance of several excellent places to eat and drink. Outside at the back of the house is a lovely large south facing lawned garden with plenty of space for children to play or adults to relax, with ample off-road parking space for cars and boats at the front.


Heron Cottage on The Green | Back view

Ground Floor

Entrance is via the side of the house into a hall where there's plenty of space for coats and boots storage.

Conservatory/games room: a wonderful light and airy room overlooking the garden which has a pool table, sofa and a large plasma TV. There are two Fat Boy beanbags for use indoors or out. There is a spiral staircase leading from here into:

Mezzanine Children's Bunk Room (Bedroom 5): perfect for teenagers to escape to with a selection of toys and games, full-size bunk beds, black out blinds and a sofa.

Shower room: with a walk-in shower, hand basin, heated towel rail and WC.

Kitchen: lovely light and airy kitchen with open views heading towards the sea. It is well-equipped and has an electric Aga, dishwasher, Smeg fridge/freezer, microwave, drinks fridge and Nespresso coffee machine. There is a dining table with eight chairs. The kitchen leads directly through to into a central sitting area:

Central sitting area: has a comfy L-shaped sofa and a TV.

Sun room: with a sofa and two armchairs providing the perfect spot to sit and look out over the attractive rear garden. There are French doors to the garden.

Utility/Wet Room: This leads off from the central sitting area and has a washing machine & tumble dryer just outside the Wet Room: shower, heated towel rail and WC.

Sitting Room: an archway leads to this charming cosy room at the end of the house. It has an working open fireplace making it an ideal quiet place to retreat to with two sofas and an armchair.

First Floor

Stairs are not steep and there is a hand-rail. All three bedrooms are light and airy with lovely open views from the front of the house across towards the marshes and out to sea.

Bedroom 1: spacious room with a king-size bed, bedside tables and lamps, chest of drawers and a built-in wardrobe. En-suite bathroom: bath with shower mixer taps, hand basin, heated towel rail and WC.

Bedroom 2: another good-sized room with twin beds, bedside table and lamp, built-in wardrobe and a chest of drawers.

Bedroom 3: with twin beds, bedside table and lamp, chest of drawers and a built-in wardrobe..

Family Bathroom: has a bath with shower mixer taps, hand basin, heated towel rail and WC.

Heating is by thermostatically controlled storage heaters and electric heaters.


Heron Cottage is located along The Green which is a lovely quiet location away from the coast road. There is a large grassed area immediately outside the house with plenty of parking space for cars and boats.

There is a large private rear garden which is mainly lawned and well-maintained with a good variety of shrubs and plants. There is a gas bbq for guest use. It is within walking distance of the Norfolk coastal path and all of Thornham's amenities which include a choice of excellent pubs, children's play area, tennis court, Thornham deli and cafe.

Please note that although this property will not accept dogs, the owners do have one dog who stays here.


Short Breaks

3 night break: 70% of full week price
4 night break: 80% of full week price
5 night break: 90% of full week price

3/4/5 day short breaks are not usually available during school holiday periods.

Prices may be subject to change.

Please note that where dogs are permitted the standard charge is £20.00 per week or part week; however some cottage owners request a higher amount and this will be specified in the individual property description.

Fri 26 Oct 2018Tue 18 Dec 2018£1020 / week
Wed 19 Dec 2018Fri 4 Jan 2019£2045 / week
Fri 4 Jan 2019Thu 4 Apr 2019£1045 / week
Fri 5 Apr 2019Thu 25 Apr 2019£1575 / week
Fri 26 Apr 2019Thu 23 May 2019£1205 / week
Fri 24 May 2019Thu 30 May 2019£1840 / week
Fri 31 May 2019Thu 27 Jun 2019£1365 / week
Fri 28 Jun 2019Thu 11 Jul 2019£1575 / week
Fri 12 Jul 2019Thu 29 Aug 2019£2095 / week
Fri 30 Aug 2019Thu 12 Sep 2019£1575 / week
Fri 13 Sep 2019Thu 26 Sep 2019£1520 / week
Fri 27 Sep 2019Thu 17 Oct 2019£1260 / week
Fri 18 Oct 2019Thu 24 Oct 2019£1520 / week
Fri 25 Oct 2019Thu 19 Dec 2019£1045 / week
Fri 20 Dec 2019Thurs 3 Jan 2020£2095 / week

How to Book

To book Heron Cottage on The Green please call us on 01328 730880 or email [email protected]
If you require our Booking Form you can download it from our website and post it completed to us.
Please also read our Booking Conditions, available on our website, before completing the Booking Form.
The changeover day for this property is Friday.