Beautiful grade II listed thatched barn
The well-equipped kitchen with breakfast island
The dining room leading off from the kitchen
The spacious lounge with comfy seating
Enjoy period charming features throughout
Games room
Time for a game of  pool
A great place to relax
A good size games room
Romantic four poster bed
Bedroom detail
Gaze out over the fields and farmland from the galleried landing
Ground floor bedroom either Super King or Twin bedroom
Super king size or Twin Bedroom with full height ceiling and countryside views
King size bedroom on the ground floor
Twin bedroom with pull out bed
Ground floor single bedroom with extra pull out bed
The patio and summer house provide alternative entertaining areas
Enjoy the evening sunshine
Relax in the Summer House
Looking onto the garden
The garden at night
A fantastic blend of contemporary convenience and character
Comtemporary Hallway
Property features
Ready for the game to begin
Great space to spend any downtime
Adult time in the bar area
Enjoy the peace and quiet
Mature established garden
A trip to see the seals in Horsey is recommended
The village playground
1 / 32  Beautiful grade II listed thatched barn
2 / 32  The well-equipped kitchen with breakfast island
3 / 32  The dining room leading off from the kitchen
4 / 32  The spacious lounge with comfy seating
5 / 32  Enjoy period charming features throughout
6 / 32  Games room
7 / 32  Time for a game of pool
8 / 32  A great place to relax
9 / 32  A good size games room
10 / 32  Romantic four poster bed
11 / 32  Bedroom detail
12 / 32  Gaze out over the fields and farmland from the galleried landing
13 / 32  Ground floor bedroom either Super King or Twin bedroom
14 / 32  Super king size or Twin Bedroom with full height ceiling and countryside views
15 / 32  King size bedroom on the ground floor
16 / 32  Twin bedroom with pull out bed
17 / 32  Ground floor single bedroom with extra pull out bed
18 / 32  The patio and summer house provide alternative entertaining areas
19 / 32  Enjoy the evening sunshine
20 / 32  Relax in the Summer House
21 / 32  Looking onto the garden
22 / 32  The garden at night
23 / 32  A fantastic blend of contemporary convenience and character
24 / 32  Comtemporary Hallway
25 / 32  Property features
26 / 32  Ready for the game to begin
27 / 32  Great space to spend any downtime
28 / 32  Adult time in the bar area
29 / 32  Enjoy the peace and quiet
30 / 32  Mature established garden
31 / 32  A trip to see the seals in Horsey is recommended
32 / 32  The village playground

The Old Barn - Norfolk Broads,

Lingwood, Norfolk
Sleeps 12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms 3
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Four Poster
Thatched
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A beautifully renovated 17th century, grade II listed thatched barn in rural Norfolk
  • All ages will enjoy spending any downtime in the impressive games room
  • Convenient for the delightful Norfolk Coast with its sandy beaches and traditional family fun
  • Experience the tranquillity and beauty of the nearby Broads by day boat
  • Within easy reach of the city of Norwich with Norman Castle, Cathedral and shopping
  • Visit unspoilt market towns and Broadland villages in this wonderful part of the country
Property code: 55697

Surrounded by beautiful countryside and accommodating up to twelve people, this stunning barn conversion is a perfect choice for family groups wishing to holiday or perhaps to celebrate a special occasion in style.

Situated amongst picturesque Norfolk countryside and with a multitude of local attractions, appealing to all ages and tastes, meaning there is never a shortage of places to go. Explore and experience the raw natural beauty of the Broads by boat or using the myriad of walks and cycle tracks. Nature lovers will relish the opportunities to spot rare species in the dramatic landscapes of the National Park. The nearby coast offers unspoilt sandy beaches at Winterton, seal watching at Horsey and traditional family fun in Great Yarmouth. Entertaining days out can be found at various local attractions including BeWILDerwood, Africa Alive, The Dinosaur Aventure Park and the National Trust's Blickling estate.

This unique property offers a wealth of space throughout, yet still retains a warm and welcoming feel. Guests will enter via the wonderful main entrance hall with floor-to-ceiling windows and staircase to the first floor. Moving through to the lounge, the barn’s period features such as decorative inglenook fireplace, exposed brickwork and beams provide a stylish, homely and characterful setting in which to enjoy time with the family on the comfortable sofas, while relaxing in front of the TV and DVD or playing board games. The contemporary kitchen/breakfast room with vaulted ceiling is spacious and allows for people to be seated around the breakfast bar, while others prepare the meals. The kitchen is a cook’s dream with a Aga style oven and electric hotplate, microwave, fridge, Nespresso machine, freezer, a useful chiller drawer and a dishwasher. A washer/dryer can be found in the utility room. Leading off the kitchen is the dining room, again with vaulted ceiling and wonderful exposed brickwork, which creates a fantastic space to dine. The games room is a great place to spend any downtime and accommodates an American style pool table, a seating area with TV and for the adults, a bar area. There are three bedrooms found on the ground floor, a super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request) with an en-suite bathroom with bath, separate shower and WC, a king-size bedroom and a single bedroom with an additional single pull out bed and finishing the ground floor is a separate WC. Moving up to the first floor, the light and airy landing provides far reaching views and offers a great spot to relax on a chaise longue and enjoy a morning coffee. Off the landing are three bedrooms, the master with vaulted ceiling complete with four-poster king-size bed with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC, one super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request) and a single bedroom with an additional single pull out bed. Completing the accommodation is the main bathroom with hand held shower over bath, separate shower and WC. The owners have provided various baby/toddler equipment/ and games, details available on request.

Venturing outside, guests will enjoy the delightful fully enclosed rear garden, which acts as a suntrap with seating including a summerhouse, providing a superb drinks area in the late evening. To the front is a larger lawn with shed for cycle storage. There is ample parking for five cars.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 6 Bedrooms – 2 super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request), 1 king-size, 1 king-size four-poster and 2 singles with additional single pull out beds
  • 1 Bathroom, 2 en-suites bathrooms and 1 separate WC
  • Electric Aga style oven and hotplate, microwave, fridge, freezer, chiller drawer and dishwasher
  • Utility room with washer/dryer
  • Games room with American style pool table, bar area and SmartTV
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Off-road parking for 5 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 Dogs welcome
  • Shop and pub within walking distance
  • Arrival time - 4pm
  • Smart TV and DVD
  • Sleeps 10+2

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Liz.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 9 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.8
Overall equipment
4.8
Overall comfort
4.9
Overall location
4.6

Reviewed by Sarah, 4th June 2018

The Old Barn , is so well equipped lovely front garden and a great courtyard which is so hardy for small children and dogs to be safe and secure . Pool table brilliant to keep adults entertained & a kitchen to die for .

Reviewed by Tim, 1st June 2018

A real wow moment when you pull down the drive and see the amazing house! There was 8 adults and 6 kids and it never felt cramped. Games of hide and seek took hours as there is so many rooms and places to hide! Really well designed with lots of natural light and high spec finishes. Stacked with all the essentials and lots of games for adults and chRead moreildren. Hide

Reviewed by Nigel, 18th May 2018

The Old Barn is a perfect holiday or weekend home. Elizabeth communication was excellent throughout. The house is spacious and each room is excellently equipped for purpose be it the large kitchen, lounge, games room, bedrooms. It is very well located for escaping to the Broads or the Coast. This is one of the best Houses I have ever rented for eitRead moreher a weekend break or a full holiday. Highly recommended. We will be back Hide

Reviewed by Luke, 11th May 2018

A beautiful country break in a great location in Norfolk. Charming village with great local amenities. The Barn has been done to a great standard, you were left wanting for very little. Our family had a brilliant weekend and would recommend this gem to all, both groups of friends and families looking to spend quality time with each other enjoying tRead morehe setting, the house and the charms of Norfolk Hide

Reviewed by Claire, 27th April 2018

SIMPLY STUNNING! We took The Old Barn for a long weekend. There were 9 adults and 2 dogs and at no time did we feel in each others way, especially as the weather was not kind to us and we were often house bound! The quality of the bedding and furnishing were high end and the comfort of the property was excellent. Elizabeth was extremely helpful wheRead moren we had a couple of queries. We are already looking at re-booking for next year. Highly recommend. Hide

Reviewed by Rhiannon, 20th April 2018

The old barn in lingwood is an amazing property to stay in. The first impression upon driving up to it are fantastic, it certainly has the wow factor and doesnt dissapoint when you get inside. It is so spacious and comfortable. The kitchen, dining area is great for a large party to socialise together and leading onto the secluded courtyard is fantaRead morestic when the sun is shining. The games room was a massive hit with the men in our party and its location is perfect for sightseeing. Hide

Reviewed by Sam, 6th April 2018

The Old Barn was a great place to stay with our friends for a big family holiday. It's beautifully decorated and extremely well equipped, particularly for families travelling with small children. The children loved the selection of games available and the travel cots, high chairs, crockery and monitors made our lives as parents much easier. The hosRead morets were really welcoming in the lead up to our stay and the information provided in the welcome pack was over and above what we were expecting. Hide

Reviewed by Sue, 29th March 2018

A fabulous property for a large group, with excellent kitchen facilities, good size dining room, very comfortable lounge area, with sitting space. The pool room was absolutely brilliant and we spent hours having great competition. Location wise was good, easy get to get to the Broads and the coast. The owner was very helpful and accommodating. WoulRead mored recommend to anyone. Hide

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Beautiful grade II listed thatched barn
The well-equipped kitchen with breakfast island
The dining room leading off from the kitchen
The spacious lounge with comfy seating
Enjoy period charming features throughout
Games room
Time for a game of  pool
A great place to relax
A good size games room
Romantic four poster bed
Bedroom detail
Show 20 moreGaze out over the fields and farmland from the galleried landing

Location

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