Laid-back Luxury…

Imagine the scene. The rain has been hammering down the entire way. It’s dark. You find the house, unlock the front door and it swings open on to an immaculate hallway, pale-carpeted stairs stretching towards stylish bedrooms and bathrooms. The heating is on; to the left is a large lamp-lit sitting room with blonde floorboards and… Read more »

Joel’s Noel

North Norfolk is actor Joel Beckett’s home from home at Christmas, he told Tony Hall. In this busy world it’s only natural for people to want to escape the rat race. For rest and relaxation they often gravitate to the country for holidays and, of course, for Christmas. For actor Joel Beckett, who has a home… Read more »

Enchantment in Egmere

Tony Hall takes a look at a cracking coastal home in a quiet corner of the north Norfolk coast. You could be forgiven for not knowing anything about Egmere, one of Norfolk’s ‘lost villages’, villages that had ceased to exist by the end of the middle ages. Today it is a hamlet, with around a… Read more »

Superb villages you’ll kick yourself for not exploring until now!

Snettisham – We know what you’re thinking. Where? Stay with us and we’ll guarantee we’ll persuade you to visit more often! The village of Snettisham is situated on the North Norfolk coast, just a few miles from the royal residence at Sandringham and boasts a superb RSPB reserve, award winning 15th century coaching inn and… Read more »

Stately Homes of Norfolk

Many interesting and influential figures have built homes and lived lives in Norfolk amongst the peaceful grandeur of their private stately homes over the last 1000 years. Lords, ladies, Prime Ministers, King’s and Queen’s have all left their markers on the landscape, shaping the development (or destruction) of rural village communities. The most glorious examples… Read more »