Sloe Gin Cottage is a sympathetically refurbished holiday home set back from the road in a quiet area of Heacham, a pretty coastal village not far from the shops and beach.
The cottage is beautifully presented and stylish with lots of period features, has a spacious kitchen and dining area and a cosy sitting room with a wood burner.
The kitchen area is particularly welcoming with a hand built bespoke kitchen, complete with fabulous range style gas cooker, a pine scrubbed table and comfortable sofa.
Sitting Room a welcoming room with comfortable seating, cosy throws and woodburner, TV, DVD player, CD player, Blu-ray player
Kitchen/Dining Room with gas range cooker, dishwasher, microwave, fridge /freezer, washing machine, leather sofa, farmhouse kitchen table and chairs, stairs to the first floor
Bedroom 1 with a double bed
Bedroom 2 with 2’6″ twin beds
Bathroom with bath, rainfall over-bath shower, washbasin and wc
The owners have hidden little wooden mice all over the house which children will love searching for! The rear garden is fully enclosed.
Two dogs are welcome (small additional charge) but not to be allowed upstairs or on any soft furnishings. A stair gate is provided.
Intoxicating Sloe Gin Cottage! Sloe Gin Cottage, in the delightful village of Heacham, is a charming and cosy home-from-home. Beautifully decorated and with a wonderful light and airy kitchen/diner, it was the perfect base from which to enjoy the lovely area of West Norfolk. There is a small garden at the rear of the cottage which is a day-long sun trap and makes a great place to relax with a glass of wine after a long day's sightseeing. The owners Angela & John were very helpful and nothing was too much trouble. We can give no higher praise than to say that we would love to live in Sloe Gin Cottage all the time!
Reviewed by Elaine Gulliver
The cottage is ideally placed within easy walking distance of the coast which suited both the adults and the dogs and the weather added to the charm of the cottage as with the evening sun shining the courtyard garden was perfect to sit with a glass of something cold and relax. Overall the value for money was excellent and we would both recommend this cottage to others and book it ourselves again in the future.
Reviewed by Amanda Grundy
Heacham village has an historic link wih the Indian Princess Pocahontas, which is celebrated by a memorial in the church.
Also the home of Norfolk Lavender it has two beautiful beaches and thriving local community with shops and pubs/restaurants.
Well located for visiting many attractions, including numerous nature and bird reserves, it also provides easy access to the coast path and rural walks. Heacham’s poppy and lavender fields are a spectacular sight when they are in full bloom.
Whether you’re a walker, beach lover, cyclist, bird spotter or just want to get away from it all, then this area of the coast is the perfect choice.
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