Norfolk Holiday Home
nr Thetford

Vicarage House

  • 15
  • 8
  • 5

Vicarage House is beautiful Luxury Self Catering Georgian Holiday Home which sleeps up to 15. Set in 6 acres of landscaped gardens, Vicarage House comprises eight exquisite bedrooms & four elegant reception rooms. Located in Great Hockham close to Thetford Forest and on the border of both Norfolk & Suffolk.

More about Vicarage House

Vicarage House and Pool House is the perfect Norfolk holiday property for a stay with a large group of family or friends and within easy distance of London or the Midlands.

You can relax in a number of sitting rooms in front one of three log fires in winter, enjoy eating together in the large dining room and prepare meals in the well-equipped kitchen. On sunny summer days, open the French doors into the garden, play a game of tennis or swim in the heated swimming pool. Do bring your dog!

The village has a pub serving food. We provide walking and cycling routes and a large selection of bicycles.

The Accommodation

Sleeping 15, all eight bedrooms offer great comfort with high-quality, pocket-sprung mattresses and toppers and crisp white bed linen. There are five bathrooms.

On the ground floor

The Drawing Room seats fifteen on three large sofas and numerous arm chairs. It has an open fire with French doors which open into the Walled Garden.

The Sitting Room has an open fire, seats eight on three comfy sofas, has a large TV, DVD player, books & DVDs.

The Dining Room seats fifteen and is beautifully decorated and lit. It is next to the fully-equipped and large kitchen has a range cooker, two dishwashers, American style fridge/freezer, wine fridge and convection oven/microwave. The large table seats 10. There is a 55inch smart TV. Off the kitchen you’ll find a laundry room with sink, washing machines, iron etc., a larder with another fridge and freezer. There is a downstairs cloakroom

On the first floor

All bedrooms have hairdryers, hanging and chests of drawers. In the main house, bedrooms 1 – 4 have Super-King beds which split into full-sized singles & ensuite bathrooms or shower rooms. Most contain sofas and/or armchairs. Bedroom 5 is a single with good hanging space.

in the pool house

The PH is all on one floor with sitting room which is double height and has two sofas and lots of other seating. It has long French windows overlooking the pool and walled garden. It has a fully-equipped kitchen and table seating six.

The Games Room has a wood-burning stove, three sofas, TV, table tennis table, games consoles, books, board games and toys for all ages.

All bedrooms have TVs/DVDs. Bedroom 6 has a Super-King bed which splits and French doors to the garden, bedroom 7 a double bed and French doors. Bedroom 8 has King-sized bed. There are two walk-in shower rooms.

Out & About

Walk or cycle in the forest where circular routes are clearly signed. There is paintballing, go carting, Go Ape and Segway in the Forest. There are two golf-courses nearby.

Bury St Edmunds is a pretty Georgian market town with clothes, gift and food shops. Norwich is a fantastic city and well worth a visit.
Visit Oxburgh Hall which is fully moated. The beaches of Brancaster and Holkham are a car journey away.

At a Glance

Short Breaks (Fri-Mon or Mon-Fri)
Available all year from £2400

Week Breaks All Year from £3250


Norfolk/Suffolk borders


Beautiful Georgian home


Landscaped gardens


Sleeps up to fifteen


Eight bedrooms


Five bathrooms


Separate pool house


Heated outdoor pool


Tennis court

What’s Close By

Thetford – 8 miles

Wymondham – 13 miles

Swaffham – 15 miles

Oxborough – 18 miles

Norwich – 24 miles

Contact Owner

10 + 13 =


Vicarage House

Owner’s Details


Vicarage Road
Great Hockham
Norfolk, IP24 1PE

Tel: 07976 814450