Docking • Sleeps 4 • Dogs welcome
Nestled in the Norfolk countryside, just outside the village of Docking, Summerfield is a charming 2 bedroom cottage perfect for friends or family looking for a peaceful retreat that is also within easy reach of the North Norfolk coast. The open plan living area is a great social space in which to spend quality time together, while the 2 king size bedrooms offer a place of solace in which to relax in style. This property ticks all the right boxes with a beautiful garden that can be enclosed, off-road parking, a wood burning stove for cool wintery nights, and you can bring your dogs along too!
Located in a peaceful hamlet just outside the village of Docking, Summerfield a charming Norfolk cottage that has been lovingly renovated to provide modern living while retaining some of the original features of the property. Offering a well-equipped open plan living area, conservatory and family bathroom on the ground floor, 2 king size bedrooms and a study on the first floor, an enclosed garden and off-road parking for 3 cars. Summerfield is a delightful countryside retreat for those looking for a peaceful hideaway while still being within easy reach of the stunning North Norfolk coast.
Nearby Docking is a well-located North Norfolk village surrounded by unspoilt countryside, providing easy access to the area’s country and coastal attractions. The village has plenty of amenities with a village shop, post office, a pub, fish & chip shop and a large playing field with children’s play area. Being centrally located allows for easy access to the coast and surrounding villages such as Sedgeford, Hunstanton, Thornham, Brancaster, Stanhoe and Burnham Market. Within these towns/villages you will find plenty of things to keep you amused. With many stunning beaches, wide open spaces, spectacular coastal walks, an abundance of wildlife, award-winning restaurants, and plenty of unique, independent shops to discover. Most notably, the expansive sandy beach at Brancaster is just 10 minutes’ drive and gourmet gastropub The Duck Inn is a mere 5 minute drive away in the village of Stanhoe, or The Gin Trap is 5 minutes in the opposite direction in the village of Ringstead.
On the front of the property there is a lovely conservatory adjoining the main living area. Furnished with 2 sofas and 2 armchairs, this is a gorgeous place to sit in the warm and take in the peace and tranquillity that this location affords. Perfect for enjoying the morning paper and coffee, a good book and a glass of wine, or simply watching the birds and surrounding nature.
The open plan living area is the real hub of the house and is a great social space in which to spend quality time with your loved ones.
The modern kitchen is well-equipped with top of the range Miele appliances including a built-in oven, induction hob, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine and kettle.
The central dining area is set upon the original pamment tile floor with a large table and chairs comfortably seating 6 guests. In the cooler months you can sit beside the roaring wood burning stove and enjoy a good hearty meal!
The calming lounge area is furnished with a large comfy sofa, armchair, a large Smart TV with Freeview and a Sonos soundbar, an original brick feature fireplace, and a selection of books for you to enjoy.
Adjoining the living area there is a separate utility room where you will find the fridge freezer, microwave, and toaster, as well as a Miele washing machine and Miele tumble dryer and for all your laundry needs.
Set on the first floor there is a separate room with a desk and chair and a smart TV providing the perfect place for anyone who may need an area to work from or those wanting to watch a different TV programme to the rest of the party.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
There are 2 stylish bedrooms set on the first floor, each of which are serviced by the family bathroom located on the ground floor.
Bedroom 1: Overlooking the surrounding countryside, this room is furnished with a sumptuous king size bed, large freestanding wardrobe, relaxed seating, and a dressing table with chair and mirror.
Bedroom 2: With beautiful views over the surrounding fields, this room is furnished with a comfortable king size bed, large freestanding wardrobe, and a dressing table with chair and mirror.
Family Bathroom: Located on the ground floor just off the living area, this spacious bathroom has a bath with shower over, wash hand basin, WC, heated towel radiator and a large storage cupboard.
The beautiful established garden almost completely envelops the property and is fully enclosed when the driveway gates are closed. The patio area is kitted out with a table and chairs seating up to 6 guests and a charcoal BBQ, perfect for al fresco dining on a warm summers’ day! The lawn runs to the side and rear of the property with fruit bearing trees. To the front of the property there are Carrstone lined flower beds, packed full of established shrubs and plants including alliums, foxgloves, herbs, and even some rhubarb.
There is off-road parking available for up to 3 cars on the gravel driveway at the font of the property.
At a glance
2 First Floor Bedrooms
2 King Beds
1 Ground Floor Family Bathroom
Off-Road Parking for up to 3 cars
Basket of Logs (starter bag provided Oct–Mar)
Complimentary Barefoot Welcome Pack
Bathrobes and Slippers
Towels and Linens
Arrival Day: Saturday
Arrival Time: 4pm
Departure Time: 10am
7/14 night stays and 3 night short breaks start on a Saturday 4 night short breaks start on a Tuesday
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*|
|11th September 2021 → 24th September 2021||£1075|
|25th September 2021 → 15th October 2021||£765|
|16th October 2021 → 29th October 2021||£875|
|30th October 2021 → 5th November 2021||£715|
|6th November 2021 → 17th December 2021||£650|
|18th December 2021 → 7th January 2022||£1330|
|8th January 2022 → 11th February 2022||£650|
|12th February 2022 → 25th February 2022||£765|
|26th February 2022 → 11th March 2022||£650|
|12th March 2022 → 25th March 2022||£715|
|26th March 2022 → 1st April 2022||£795|
|2nd April 2022 → 22nd April 2022||£1175|
|23rd April 2022 → 29th April 2022||£765|
|30th April 2022 → 6th May 2022||£875|
|7th May 2022 → 27th May 2022||£795|
|28th May 2022 → 3rd June 2022||£1330|
|4th June 2022 → 17th June 2022||£875|
|18th June 2022 → 24th June 2022||£1075|
|25th June 2022 → 1st July 2022||£1175|
|2nd July 2022 → 2nd September 2022||£1330|
|3rd September 2022 → 9th September 2022||£1175|
|10th September 2022 → 23rd September 2022||£1075|
|24th September 2022 → 14th October 2022||£765|
|15th October 2022 → 28th October 2022||£875|
|29th October 2022 → 4th November 2022||£715|
|5th November 2022 → 19th December 2022||£650|
|Later dates||Please contact us for details|
|Rates shown do not include £20 booking fee.||*available outside peak weeks|