Morston • Sleeps 18 • Dogs welcome
If you are looking for unique, large, luxury accommodation in North Norfolk, Scaldbeck House is the perfect dream come true. Ideal for larger groups that are looking to celebrate special celebrations, enjoy corporate hospitality, this spacious, secluded home offers 9 acres of gardens and woodland that enjoys wonderful views over Morston and Blakeney Point. A completley unique and special location!
If you are looking for a luxury house for an extended family holiday, a group break or as the venue to celebrate a special occasion or event then Scaldbeck House is the perfect choice. This elegant and spacious property has been restored to the highest of standards and sleeps up to 18 guests in luxurious comfort.
Offering 8 double/twin bedrooms, all with separate or en suite bathrooms, a large sitting room and secondary snug sitting room, 2 kitchens (prep and main), a formal dining room and separate dining hall. The house sits in its own private nine acres of grounds and there is an enclosed courtyard and extensive terracing, perfect for BBQ’s in the summer.
The separate annexe contains a large games room, with bi-fold doors giving stunning sea views. Also in the annexe, there is an extra small bedroom with en suite, a shower room, wet room, and drying area for wet kit from sailing and winter walks. Talking of walks there are beautiful coastal walks from the door and uninterrupted views over the coast.
The house comprises an impressive entrance hall, a large drawing room, two well-appointed kitchens, a spacious dining room and a cosy snug. All bathrooms and much of the house enjoy underfloor heating too. Digital TV and Wi-fi connection is available through much of the house. Vodafone mobile network works best in this area, but other networks are attainable with varying degrees of reception.
The 2 kitchens are very well-equipped and work well as a main kitchen with separate prep area. Featuring a range cooker, additional electric oven and hob, 2 large fridges, a large freezer, 3 dishwashers, a microwave, coffee machine and everything else in between!
The formal dining room has a large extendable table that can accommodate up to 18 guests for a sit-down meal, perfect for gatherings and entertaining. Don’t hesitate to take advantage of a private chef via our exclusive concierge service.
The large, spacious drawing room possesses a stately presence with comfortable sofas centred around the traditional open fireplace and a large, curved bay window with bench seating that fills the room with natural light.
There is also a separate snug with cosy sofas and a TV – ideal for those wanting some quiet alone time in comfort.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
Scaldbeck House boasts 9 double bedrooms with 8 located in the main house, 5 of which are en suite and 3 with adjoining bathrooms. The additional en suite double bedroom is located in the annexe. Guests have the option to use some of the rooms as doubles or twins and the master bedroom boasts a huge four-poster. Most of the bedrooms have wonderful sea views of the North Norfolk coastline. One of the en suite bedrooms is located on the ground floor and offers disabled access with electric beds and feather-free bedding.
Scaldbeck House is just as exceptional outside as it is inside! While staying here you can enjoy the extensive 9 acres of enclosed grounds including pine woodland areas, an orchard, picnic area, extensive lawn, terraces, and an enclosed courtyard.
The house has a protected and sheltered courtyard between the north of the house and the new annexe, providing a protected outside area for windy days. The rest of the surrounds of the house benefits from a York stone terrace, with planting and walling to set the house off to its real splendour. The terrace provides outside lighting and room for a barbeque – catching the evening south-facing sun.
Across the small, enclosed courtyard is a fabulous new outbuilding providing a games/sitting room with dual aspect bi-folding doors for panoramic views over “The Pit” to Blakeney Point. Fully equipped with an iPod docking station, a selection of family board games including giant Jenga, chess and a full-size table tennis table (bats and balls provided). This room is a wonderful treat for those who wish to entertain or to keep younger members (or the young at heart!) fully entertained! This light and spacious building comprises of almost 200 sq metres and includes a shower room, wet room, and drying area for wet kit from sailing and winter walks. This is a truly remarkable space for cold winter days with the views to enjoy in the warm or open the bi-folding doors on a summer day to enjoy the Norfolk coast first-hand.
If you are looking for a more relaxed approach, then alternatively you can sit on the swing seat beneath the pine tree canopy and take in the splendour of the surroundings. Offering true peace and tranquillity while absorbing the wondrous views across the marshes and creeks to Blakeney Point. Get the binoculars out and you will likely see the famous Blakeney seals and their pups, and if you are lucky enough to have the wind in the right direction you might even be able to hear their grunts and growls!
One mile west of Blakeney, the unspoilt village of Morston is situated in the largest sheltered harbour on the North Norfolk Coast. This area is famous for its wildlife all year round – wildfowl in the Winter, nesting terns in the Summer, and large colonies of grey and common seals all year round on the sandbanks of Blakeney Point.
Sailing and boating are popular in the “Pit” which provides large areas of sheltered water when the tide is in. Long walks and spectacular views are available all year round. Morston boasts the fabulous Michelin-starred Morston Hall, and the newly refurbished Anchor Inn provides good local food.
Wells Harbour, Blakeney Quay and Morston all offer a great opportunity to try crabbing and the seal trips from Morston are the best way to experience the wildlife on Blakeney Point. Charter the famous JUNO from Blakeney Harbour for wonderful views of the North Norfolk coast. But, if you are looking for lovely beaches, Holkham and Wells-next-the-Sea are not to be missed and Sheringham also offers an award-winning family beach too. This length of North Norfolk coast is wonderful for bird watching as well.
At a glance
6 En Suites & 3 Separate Bath/Shower Rooms
1 Disabled Access Ground Floor Bedroom with En Suite
Main Kitchen with Adjoining Prep Area
Flatscreen TV’s with Freeview
DVD Player & Film Library
9 Acres of Grounds
Stunning Sea Views
Basket of Logs (starter packs provided Oct–Mar)
Unlimited Off-Road Parking
Complimentary Barefoot Welcome Pack
Bathrobes and Slippers
Luxury 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*|
|26th February 2021 → 11th March 2021||£3150||£2520|
|12th March 2021 → 18th March 2021||£3750||£3000|
|19th March 2021 → 25th March 2021||£4250||£3400|
|26th March 2021 → 8th April 2021||£6500||£5200|
|9th April 2021 → 15th April 2021||£5700||£4560|
|16th April 2021 → 29th April 2021||£4250||£3400|
|30th April 2021 → 6th May 2021||£5200|
|7th May 2021 → 27th May 2021||£4500|
|28th May 2021 → 3rd June 2021||£7000|
|4th June 2021 → 17th June 2021||£5200|
|18th June 2021 → 24th June 2021||£5700|
|25th June 2021 → 1st July 2021||£6150|
|2nd July 2021 → 22nd July 2021||£6500|
|23rd July 2021 → 26th August 2021||£7000|
|27th August 2021 → 2nd September 2021||£6500|
|3rd September 2021 → 9th September 2021||£6150|
|10th September 2021 → 23rd September 2021||£5700|
|24th September 2021 → 14th October 2021||£4250|
|15th October 2021 → 28th October 2021||£5200|
|29th October 2021 → 4th November 2021||£3750|
|5th November 2021 → 19th December 2021||£3150||£2520|
|20th December 2021 → 2nd January 2022||£7000|
|Later dates||Please contact us for details|
|Rates shown do not include £20 booking fee.||*available outside peak weeks|