An exquisite Elizabethan (Tudor) moated Manor House and 2 Beautifully restored and luxuriously equipped barns on the grounds of Blo Norton Hall,in the heart of Norfolk
Blo Norton Hall sleeping 21 in 9 bedrooms with en-suits with further accommodation sleeping 8 in Virgina Barn or 6 in Duleep Singh Barn . They are available all year round as a separate or joint rental with Blo Norton Hall.
The Main house is furnished throughout with antique furniture. Family portraits and other pictures line the grand oak staircase and reception rooms. The entrance hall leads into the Main Hall where access to the drawing room with the hi tech hi fi allowing piped music through out the ground floor and the Sitting room where one can relax watching Tv or just admire the gardens, the fireplaces are a real treat in the autumn to keep you cozy and warm. The large charismatic open plan kitchen is on the east of the entrance hall with direct access into the gardens. There is 1 small open pond and a larg pond surrounded by reeves, young children should be supervised whilst in the gardens as these are not fenced off, a wonderful walk into the woods the children can find swings to play on. The old library is now a twin room with a further single room off the TV lounge, although this is great for those less able there is no bathroom just 2 WCs at either end.
The first floor corridor leads to six luxurious bedrooms with six bathrooms / shower rooms ( five en-suite).
The second floor provides outstanding views of the surrounding gardens and offers a further king sized bedroom with en-suite and a further large lounging area with TV and Ping Pong Table, ideal for the kids.
Virginia Barn sleeping 8 in four bedrooms, 2 King size with ensuites, 1 twin and 1 small double bed with shared bathroom on the ground floor. A fantastic space with beamed high ceilings, great for entertaining friends and family, with open plan large kitchen. To the front you will find a patio to enjoy a bbq on those sunny days and to the rear a shared area laid to turf, ideal for the children to safely run and play.
Duleep Barn, is smaller but very cozy and still contains all the items you would expect in a well stocked house. With 2 bedrooms, a Kingsize Master bedroom with ensuite over looking beautiful farmland and a twin room, shared bathroom. There is available 2 single guest beds for use in the open plan lounge and kitchen. Private patio area with BBQ and shared garden to the rear.
Local Amenities: Redgrave & Lopham Fen National Nature Reserve
(IP22 2HX) Tel : 01379 688333. Fax : 01379 688333
Boundary Farm Riding Stables (IP22 2QP) Tel : 07908 223600
Place of Interest around 2 miles away.
Knettishall Heath Country Park (IP22 2TG) Tel: 0845 606 6067
Place of Interest around 4 miles away.
Bressingham Gardens (IP22 5XR) Tel: (44) 01379 686900
Banham Zoo (NR16 2ES) Tel: (44) 01953 887771
Place of Interest around 5 miles away.
Wyken Hall Vineyards (IP31 2DW) Tel: (44) 01359 252372
Place of Interest around 6 miles away.
Ancient House Museum, Thetford (IP24 1AA) Tel: (44) 01842 752599
Place of Interest around 10 miles away.
Mid Suffolk Light Railway Museum (IP14 5PW) Tel : 01449 672670
Place of Interest around 13 miles away.
Wingfield College (IP21 5RB) Tel: 01206 769607
Grime's Graves (IP27 0TP) Tel: 01842 810656
Place of Interest around 14 miles away.
Bury Saint Edmunds Cathedral (IP32 7BW)) Tel: 01284 748720
Church of Saint Andrew, Wingfield (IP21 5RA) Tel: 01379 586609
Museum of East Anglian Life (IP14 2DF) Tel: 01449 612229
Theatre Royal, Bury Saint Edmunds (IP33 1QR) Tel: 01284 769505
Moyse's Hall Museum (IP33 3BU) Tel: 01284 706183
Nowton Park, Bury Saint Edmunds (IP29 5LX) Tel: 01284 763666
Place of Interest over 15 miles away.
Bradfield Woods National Nature Reserve (IP30 0AL) Tel: 01449 737996
West Stow Country Park (IP28 6HF) Tel: 01284 728718
Stonham Barns Craft Centre (IP14 6AP) Tel: 01449 711755
Newmarket Racecourse (CB8 0TG)
Box Office / Tickets: 0844 579 3010
All other enquiries: 0844 579 3010