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Providence Cottage is a charming Victorian mid-terrace cottage, with many of the original features retained, and forms part of a row of four cottages. Perfectly located on the main road through the village of Snettisham, the cottage is close to local amenities and has easy access to pretty countryside walks.
The cottage has a traditional feel with an open fire in the cosy sitting room, and a light and airy open plan kitchen with dining area, and comfortably accommodates four people. Downstairs there is a family bathroom, and a utility room in what was the old scullery. From a latch door in the kitchen, the boxed-in Victorian staircase leads to the first floor where there are two bedrooms.The master bedroom has a cast-iron double bed, an original fireplace and overlooks the cottage style garden to the rear. The twin bedroom overlooks trees at the front of the property and is ideal for both children and adults.There is a wonderful dog-friendly enclosed garden with pretty planting and seating areas. Children will love the summerhouse, where they will find plenty of garden toys to keep them entertained.
Providence Cottage is a great base from which to explore the beautiful beaches and many attractions of North West Norfolk - the RSPB Nature Reserves at Snettisham and Titchwell are close by, the Queen's residence at Sandringham House is only a short drive away and children will enjoy spending a day at Snettisham Park, a working farm on the outskirts of the village.There are two pubs in the village, one is the award-winning gastro pub The Rose and Crown, as well as a shop, tea room and restaurant.


BBQBed LinenCentral Heating Close to coast Close to pubDishwasherDVDFreezerGarden FurnitureGarden/CourtyardHigh ChairMicrowaveTowels providedTravel Cot / CotTV Washing MachineLog Burner / Open FireWiFiParking 40 mins walking distance to beach5 mins walking distance to pub5 mins walking distance to shop



Sitting room
Cosy sitting room with two sofas, cupboards to recess with lamps and mirrors either side of the open fire. TV with built in DVD player, separate CD player with IPhone docking station, bookcases with a wide range of books and local information, selection of games and DVDs. A door leads through to the kitchen/diner.

A lovely Shaker-style kitchen with original Norfolk pamment-tiled floor. Belfast sink and mixer taps, electric oven and gas hob with extractor over, slimline dishwasher, microwave and freezer in kitchen dresser, fridge in the larder cupboard. Light floods in through the partially glazed roof and French doors leading directly onto the garden. A long table with six chairs is ideal for breakfast and dinner with the family.

Utility room
A latch door leads off the kitchen with an original internal window. Containing a washing machine, ironing board, high chair and boiler, with ‘Sheila Maid’ for drying washing. Another latch door leads from the kitchen to the family bathroom.

Family bathroom
Spacious bathroom with white suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, WC, bath with hand-held shower attachment and window with blind. There is a heated towel rail and tongue-and-groove panelled walls.

First floor
A Victorian boxed-in staircase winds up to the first floor with double handrails and stairgate at the top of the stairs.

Master bedroom
Double cast-iron bed with bedside tables with lamps, chest-of-drawers, hanging rail, original cast-iron fireplace (not in use) and sash window to the rear, overlooking the cottage garden.

Twin bedroom
Twin full size 3ft beds, bedside table with lamp, wardrobe, chest of drawers, windows to the front with blackout blinds. Travel cot available for use.


Rear garden
Double french doors lead onto the rear cottage garden, mainly laid to lawn with laburnum and lilac tree and a variety of shrubs and flowers. There is a play house at the bottom of the garden, great for children and dog-friendly too!

Front garden/parking
There is space at the front of the cottage for a small estate car, however there is not a dropped kerb therefore alternative on-street parking is available nearby.

Floor plan

Providence Cottage holiday cottage location

Surrounding local area

Snettisham is a coastal village to the south of Hunstanton. Home to the RSPB reserve on the coast of The Wash. Many migratory birds descend there during the winter months and the skeins of geese honking and clattering is one of the iconic Norfolk sights. Snettisham has a great pub, with great food and an enclosed garden with a fab childrens adventure play area. The village is well served with amenities including chemist, a local shop, hairdressers and second hand book shop, perfect for browsing away a couple of hours! There is a Bistro style restaurant on the market square, you can take your own wine at no extra charge. For the children, Park Farm is a lovely place to visit, with hands on experiences including a Deer safari on a tractor to see the herd of Red Deer roaming about. You are perfectly placed for the coast, Snettisham has it's own beach just 2 miles from the centre of the village, Hunstanton is a 5 minute drive and Brancaster a 15 minute drive. Sandringham the Norfolk home to The Queen is just 10 minutes away.

Guest reviews

“Do we tell our friends or keep it a well-kept secret?!”

The Wrights, September 2016
1 of 5

“Really loved our time here and would highly recommend it.”

Eefan, August 2016
2 of 5

“A delight – well-appointed and equipped”

Rowland and Kate, August 2016
3 of 5

“Delightfully decorated and furnished with the glimpses of the owner’s tastes and personality throughout…A sweet village, an even sweeter cottage”

Susan, July 2016
4 of 5

“A beautiful house thoughtfully kitted out – homely yet functional…would definitely like to return and would recommend to friends”

Fiona and Emma, July 2016
5 of 5

Welcome hamper included

A complimentary hamper will be awaiting you on your arrival containing milk, tea, fresh coffee, bread, butter, eggs, juice, wine and cheese, along with other essential items to prepare a light snack or breakfast. There may be some regional variations.

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