South Creake • Sleeps 8 • Dogs welcome
With an-off-the-beaten track feel, nestled on the edge of the pretty Norfolk village of South Creake, Fen Willows has been styled with an elegant yet relaxed countryside feel. The kind of place that makes you want to kick off your shoes, let the warm summer breeze roll in through the open doors, doze in the secluded garden with a chilled glass of fizz and then hunker down in front of the log burner as the sun sets through the lounge’s open plan picture window. With a stunning view to the rear of the house, you really do feel you’ve escaped to the Country.
Fen Willows is a beautiful 4 bedroom property nestled down an idyllic country lane in the quintessential village of South Creake. Set in a secluded spot, you will feel a world away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. From the moment you step over the threshold you will feel a calming wave come over you and you’ll immediately relax into the surroundings where you can take in the breath-taking vista of the Norfolk countryside. The peaceful, manicured garden completely envelops the property like a warm hug! Perfect for friends, family and pampered pooches looking for a laid-back luxury retreat in North Norfolk!
The very generous open plan living area is the real hub of this home. This lovely room naturally draws everyone together and is the perfect place for socialising and entertaining in style. With 3 sets of French doors and large Velux windows set within the open vaulted ceiling, this room is beautifully light and bright with lots of character and interesting features.
The spacious farmhouse style kitchen is very well-equipped with an AGA, combination oven/microwave, an InstaView fridge freezer, integrated dishwasher, large ceramic sink, kettle, toaster, and a Nespresso coffee machine.
The dining area is set beside 2 sets of French doors so you can enjoy your meals while overlooking a beautiful garden and surrounding countryside. The large table with chairs and bench seating comfortably seats 8 guests.
The lounge is furnished with a combination of comfy sofas and armchairs centred around the large wood burning stove. The perfect place to relax in comfort any time of year – open the French doors in the summer months to take in the fresh countryside air or snuggle up in the wintertime around the roaring wood burner. There is also a large Smart TV ideal for enjoying your favourite TV shows or a good family film together.
The separate utility room doubles up as a boot room and is the ideal place to store your sandy shoes, muddy boots, jackets and coats. Here there is also a large ceramic Butler sink, washing machine, and tumble dryer.
The cosy snug has been thoughtfully furnished to provide a versatile, relaxing space where guests can either hide away with a good book and enjoy some peace a quiet, separate from the main group to watch a different programme on the Smart TV, or for those who need to work/study during their stay there is a desk and chair for you to use.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
There are four generous bedrooms spread over the two floors, each of which have been thoughtfully furnished and individually designed.
Bedroom 1: set on the ground floor this light and spacious room offers a super king size bed, built-in wardrobe, relaxed seating, as well as an en suite with a walk-in rainfall and hand-held shower, WC, hand basin and a heated towel radiator.
Bedroom 2: located on the ground floor, this bright and spacious room overlooks the front garden and is furnished with a king size bed, dressing table with stool and mirror, large freestanding chest of drawers and wall hanging space.
Bedroom 3: located on the ground floor with a subtle coastal theme, this room is furnished with a double bed, freestanding chest of drawers and wall hanging space.
Family Shower Room: servicing bedrooms 2 and 3, the family shower room is equipped with a large walk-in shower, pedestal hand basin, WC and a heated towel radiator.
Bedroom 4: the master bedroom suite is set on the first floor and boasts stunning views extending over the rear garden and the surrounding countryside. Featuring a king size bed, freestanding chest of drawers, chaise longue, and a relaxed seating area where you can sit and take in the breath-taking vista through the Juliette balcony. Adjacent to the bedroom is the spacious en suite which comprises a roll top bath, separate large walk-in rainfall shower, hand basin, WC, bidet, traditional heated towel radiator, and a dressing area with floor length mirror and hanging rails.
At the front of the property there is a spacious, manicured lawn with established trees, hedging and vibrant lavenders. There is ample off-road parking available on the sweeping gravel drive.
The extensive garden completely envelops the property with spacious lawns and established planting. The inner area is fully enclosed with a post and rail fence lined with conifers and is ideal for allowing the dogs and children to safely play while the adults take a moment to sit back and relax. The paved courtyard area has a large dining set seating up to 8 guests, a banana parasol and gas BBQ, perfect for al fresco dining. There is also 2 loungers for relaxing on and a croquet set for some family entertainment.
At a glance
1 Super King on the Ground Floor
1 King on the Ground Floor
1 King on the First Floor
1 Double on the Ground Floor
2 En Suites
1 Family Shower Room
Starter Pack of Logs Provided Oct – Mar
Off Road Parking for 6+ Cars
2 Dogs Welcome
Complimentary Barefoot Welcome Pack
Bathrobes and Slippers
Towels and Linens
Arrival Day: Friday
Arrival Time: 4pm
Departure Time: 10am
7/14 night stays and 3 night short breaks start on a Friday 4 night short breaks start on a Monday
Short breaks are priced at 80% of full-week price. Alternative start days may be possible outside peak weeks.
|Dates||7 night price||Short breaks*|
|15th July 2022 → 25th August 2022||£3,450.00||†|
|26th August 2022 → 1st September 2022||£3,200.00||†|
|2nd September 2022 → 8th September 2022||£2,900.00||†|
|9th September 2022 → 22nd September 2022||£2,450.00||£1,960.00|
|23rd September 2022 → 13th October 2022||£1,775.00||£1,420.00|
|14th October 2022 → 27th October 2022||£2,450.00||†|
|28th October 2022 → 3rd November 2022||£1,395.00||†|
|4th November 2022 → 22nd December 2022||£1,195.00||†|
|23rd December 2022 → 5th January 2023||£3,450.00||†|
|† / Later dates||Please contact us for details|
|Rates shown do not include £20 booking fee.||*available outside peak weeks|