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Coxswain's House (4)Wells-next-the-Sea, Wells-next-the-Sea & surrounding villages

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This lovely double fronted mid terrace house is superbly located; so close to the heart of Wells, its harbour and amenities, yet is still a haven of peace and tranquillity with its sheltered south facing patio garden, which is a real sun trap. The location really is exceptional! Just a minute's walk from the Quay, it is far enough away from the hustle and bustle, but close enough so that everything is at hand.

Coxswains House (pronounced coxons) used to be the home of the towns Lifeboat helmsman and skipper, hence the name. The property has been beautifully renovated and is bursting with character, space and lots of charm. Stylishly decorated and comfortably furnished, the owners have paid great attention to every small detail to ensure guests have the best and most comfortable of holidays.

Children (and adults) will have great time playing pool in the snug. You have a choice of two dining areas; one in the breakfast kitchen and another in a separate dining room, which has a wood burning stove, making it the perfect venue for a long, chatty lunch or special dinner. Outside there is a very sunny private and spacious enclosed courtyard garden; an ideal spot for a barbecue or pre-dinner drinks. Coxswains House is definitely the perfect holiday house for families, couples and friends to enjoy the very best of times in this popular seaside town. The house is also available as a Sleeps Eight all year round if you have a larger party, which enables you to enjoy the lovely sea and harbour views from the top floor twin suite. Please Note: When booked as a Sleeps Four, there is no access to the top floor or third bedroom.


Garden/Courtyard (Enclosed)BBQBed LinenCentral Heating Close to coast Close to pubDishwasherDVDFreezerGarden FurnitureHigh ChairMicrowaveTowels providedTravel Cot / CotTumble DryerTV Washing MachineLog Burner / Open FireWiFiParkingNo Dogs 3 mins driving distance to coast20 mins walking distance to beach3 mins walking distance to pub3 mins walking distance to shop


Ground Floor:
Sitting room
A spacious room with engineered oak flooring, ample comfortable seating, feature brick wall with wood burning stove, prosecco table and television with BT Vision and Sports package.
Snug/dining room
At the front of the house with a feature brick wall, wood burning stove and dining table with seating for eight.
A well-equipped kitchen with large Smeg range with double oven and warming oven, double butler's sink, drinks fridge, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher.
Breakfast room
Adjoining the kitchen with table and seating for six.
Laundry cupboard
Louvre doors conceal a washing machine and condenser dryer.
With wash basin and WC.
Games/television room
With pool table, television and bean bags.

First Floor:
Master bedroom
At the front of the house with super-king size bed.
With large walk-in shower cubicle with pressurised hot water, wash basin, heated towel rail and WC.
Bedroom two
To the rear of the house with an extra-long super king/twin bed option (please request preferred option on booking).
Family bathroom
With P-shaped bath with shower overhead, wash basin, heated towel rail and WC.

A private and spacious sunken courtyard, with garden furniture and kettle barbecue.
There is parking for two cars within the gated courtyard garden belonging to Coxswain's House.

Additional Information:
There is further parking available in the nearby public car park on Freeman Street (£7/day, £28/week).
Sorry, no pets.

Floor plan

Coxswain's House (4) holiday cottage location

Surrounding local area

Wells-next-the-Sea is a hub for North Norfolk coastal activities. From the picturesque harbour (where crabbing is a must) you can either walk, take the narrow-gauge railway or drive to the spectacular beach with its famous array of colourful beach huts. Stop at the Beach Cafe afterwards for a drink and snack.
Wells has a pretty, leafy green peaceful square,The Buttlands, which is surrounded by fine Georgian buildings. There is a bustling high street with all kind of independent shops, some lovely tearooms, great gastro pubs and restaurants. This beautiful coastline is a top destination for birders and walkers all year round.
Beautiful Holkham Hall is just down the road.
You can hire a bike from the quayside and spend a day exploring the coastal paths, or perhaps Holkham estate.
And, don't forget to reward yourself after a busy, active day with some of the best fish and chips in the area.

Guest reviews

We loved this property! Ths small touches made all the difference - lovely treats, real comfort in the lounge, all furniture just spot on. We'll be back!

Stuart and Catherine, March 2019
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Simply perfect - a wonderful property. Shush - don't tell anyone!! It's very nice.

Adam, Nicky, Marie & Ollie, February 2019
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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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