Historic Accommodation in East Anglia

Covering Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire. Step back in time to an area of history and outstanding natural beauty: unspoilt coastal villages and delightful rural farmland. Enjoy messing about with boats on the Norfolk Broads. Visit the historic cathedral city of Ely and the colleges of Cambridge.

Discover some very special places to stay. Unique, unusual, emotive of times past, yet with all modern conveniences – experience the history and heritage of Britain first hand. Stay in a castle – or a romantic cottage for two – or tour a region of Britain by boat.

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Lighthouse Cottage

Happisburgh, nr. Cromer, Norfolk.

Sleeps 5. Built in 1791, this listed former lighthouse keepers’ cottage stands in a superb coastal location adjoining Happisburgh’s working lighthouse. With extensive sea views to enjoy, it offers well-equipped, comfortable holiday accommodation. Cottage Code: CWD.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

The Old Bakery

Little Downham, Ely, Cambridgeshire.

Sleeps 7. Within a 30-minute drive of the city of Cambridge, this pretty detached cottage was once the village bakery. Now totally renovated, it provides a spacious, bright and airy holiday home, providing all modern amenitites. Cottage Code: RW6.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

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Bread Oven Cottage

West Row, nr. Newmarket, Suffolk.

Sleeps 2. Dating from the 17th century, this former bakehouse has been carefully converted to provide wonderfully appointed accommodation for two, complete with its own luxurious hot tub. Set in the pretty village of West Row, close to Newmarket races. Cottage Code: E5073.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • 17th Century

The Old Butlers House

Cley-next-the-Sea, Norfolk.

Sleeps 7. Enjoying views to the salt-marshes and sea from its first floor, this spacious, self-contained wing of imposing Cley Hall, is well furnished and equipped. Close to the centre of little Cley, it stands in its own private lawned garden. Cottage Code: AAB.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

The Beeches

Sea Palling, Norfolk.

Sleeps 6. Comfortably furnished throughout, this spacious family home enjoys its own indoor heated swimming pool. Equipped with all modern comforts it provides a warm welcome at any time of year and is within walking distance of an excellent sandy beach. Cottage Code: CTL.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Ashwood Manor – Ashwood Manor

Pentney, Norfolk.

Sleeps 10. Nestled by the River Nar, Ashwood Manor is set in extensive grounds with gardens, a lake, a shared indoor heated swimming pool with sauna and hot tub. Lovingly renovated, it offers comfortable, well furnished rooms. Cottage Code: CLU.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

The Willows

Sea Palling, Norfolk.

Sleeps 8. Within walking distance of an excellent sandy beach, this family home features its own indoor swimming pool. Offering spacious holiday accommodation, it is comfortably furnished throughout and enjoys an enclosed lawned garden. Cottage Code: 19937.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Cherry Ridge

Great Bircham, Norfolk.

Sleeps 10. Spacious detached house on the edge of the village. Private indoor heated swimming pool with Roman steps leading into the water. Indoor games area with table tennis and table football. Cottage Code: CAAU.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Balcony View

Little Stonham, nr. Stowmarket, Suffolk.

Sleeps 8. Enjoying stunning views across the open Suffolk countryside, guests at Balcony View also have sole use of an indoor heated swimming pool, open daily 7am to 9pm. The ground floor games room features a full-size snooker table. Cottage Code: 28276.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • 20th Century

Old Rectory Cottage

Heydon, nr. Aylsham, Norfolk.

Sleeps 5. Within its own sheltered patio garden, this beamed holiday cottage boasts a wonderful setting adjoining the owner’s spectacular home. It also enjoys shared use of the owner’s spacious 4-acre grounds, croquet lawn and hard tennis court. Cottage Code: AXH.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Chittering Farm

Stretham, Ely, Cambridgeshire.

Sleeps 12. Rebuilt from an old barn, Chittering Farm now affords every comfort for an enjoyable and relaxing holiday. Very comfortably furnished with a spacious living room and welcoming woodburner, it enjoys unspoilt views over open countryside. Cottage Code: RNN6.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Vale Farmhouse – East Wing

Frostenden, nr. Southwold, Suffolk.

Sleeps 5 – 10. These two spacious, beamed holiday cottages are careful restorations of a Grade II listed farmhouse and include free wi-fi. Set down a private lane, each has its own garden. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: BFG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century