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Becks House – A Very Spacious House In Rural Norfolk

People15
Bedrooms 8
Bathrooms7
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

House in Foulden, Thetford, Norfolk, England - Detached House In Lakeside Setting, Sleeps Up To 15 In Eight Bedrooms With Seven Bath/Shower Rooms

Becks House is a very spacious property in a beautiful, private, lakeside setting. The property has been recently built and extended by the owners to a demanding specification to provide the comfort you require. The private grounds have ample space for a variety of sporting activities, such croquet & badminton. In addition a barbecue, outdoor tables and benches and plenty of space for sunbathing mean that all you need for a perfect day is sunshine. The wide driveway has no shortage of space for easy parking. Becks House is ideal for a large family group seeking an unspoilt rural location, special celebrations, a reunion of school/ college friends or any group who enjoy the country pursuits of hiking, shooting etc.


Owner
Grant Thomson
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
27 October, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Me and my family have just got back from staying here and we already want to go back!! Its was amazing, the grounds are outstanding and gave a safe place for the children to explore whilst we enjoyed the amazing views of the lake. Inside the house left me speechless when I walked in. It is decorated to the highest standards and looks modern, elegant and chic whilst still being homely and comfortable. From the moment you walk in you can see that no expense has been spared when selecting everything from bed linen and towels to the TV's and decor. I will be bringing my family here every year. Thank you for an amazing holiday"



"Great welcome on arrival, We were shown around the house to make sure we knew how everything worked. We were very impressed by the welcome basket on arrival. The decor and furnishings are top class, equivalent to a five star hotel!The children and ourselves had a wonderful time playing rounders on the front lawn. Kids loved collecting eggs from the chickens"
May 2013
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Location

Coast/Beach:

Several parts of the Norfolk and Suffolk coast are accessible within 45 min by car.

Distances:

Use of a car is essential. Norwich and Stansted are the nearest airports.

The nearest railway station is Brandon 7 miles (1.5 hours from Kings Cross).

The nearest car ferry is Felixstowe.

Further Details:

There are several villages within a couple of miles, including local pubs and restaurants. It is 7 mins to the nearest shop/garage & 20 mins to Waitrose or Tesco.

The historic market towns of Swaffam, Downham Market, and Kings Lynn are an easy drive. Sandringham is only 50 minutes away, so handy for any Royal visitors, whilst the north Norfolk coast is within easy reach.

There are a number of tourist attractions nearby, including Oxburgh Hall ( well worth a visit), Thetford Forest ( with a range of outdoor pursuits), whilst hiking, cycling, angling, horse riding are easily accessible.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Thetford in Breckland District

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • lake
  • rural
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 3 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 4 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 5 - Shower Enclosure
  • Master 1&2 en-suite, wc/double shower. Bedroom 3 en-suite, wc/single shower Main bathroom, wc & bath with shower attached 2nd floor:bathroom 1, wc & bath with shower attached 2nd floor:bathroom 2, wc & single shower Ground floor:Wc/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 15 (8 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master 1 kingsize bed, en-suite Master 2 kingsize bed, en-suite Bedroom 3 kingsize bed/can change to twin, en-suite Bedroom 4 twin beds/ can change to kingsize bed Bedroom 5 double bed Bedroom 6 double bed Bedroom 7 twin beds Bedroom 8 single bed
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Oil radiator heating throughout. 5 x TV’s with Freeview, DVD. No dogs (except guide dog), No smoking inside the house. Children should be supervised re. The lake. Members of our family to help with any issues (including Meet and Greet upon your arrival) A complimentary welcome basket upon your arrival. The house has free Wifi Central heating, high chair and bottle sterilising unit. Outside: There is a private enclosed garden with 5 acres and a 2.5 acre lake, and a further 5 acres of private nature reserve. Golf by arrangement with Swaffam Golf Club. Utility Room: Washer/dryer. . Additional fridge (for drinks) Cleaning / Towels / Linen Full set of Egyptian cotton bed linen and luxury towels are included in the rent, with weekly cleaning.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Fantastic house, idyllic setting and excellent ser

  • 5 of 5

Three generations had an amazing weekend in this stunning house in the middle of the Norfolk countryside. Masses of space in huge house and huge garden. The children loved watching the ducklings, swans, geese on the lake and of course the chickens. The house was extremely well equipped and beautifully kept. Great location for visiting High Lodge Forest Centre, Wells next Sea, Sealife Centre at Hunstanton. Excellent service from Avril during booking process and Rebecca at the house. We really didn't want to leave!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing house, location and service

  • 5 of 5

Location was fantastic, lovely accommodation of a very high standard. Service was excellent, we were warmly welcomed by Rebecca who was very helpful throughout our stay. Grant and his personal assistant Avril were always reachable and very accommodating to our requests. Highly recommend this place.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing tranquility, beautiful location, 1st Class

  • 5 of 5

Me and family stayed at Becks house and had the most amazing time, the house is very spacious, our children had the best nights sleep, luxurious bed linen, en-suite bathrooms and fantastic views no matter which room you see relaxing in. The kitchen breakfast room is vast, great internet access for everyone, which I am using to write this review.

Forget staying in a hotel, this place tops them all. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 15-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Simply Stunning

  • 5 of 5

This is a perfect retreat for a short or long stay. My family and I loved the house and its surroundings and we will definitely be going back. The house itself is very clean and very well maintained with a beautiful Kitchen. The local area is also a plus with lovely restaurants and shops.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful House with stunning views!!

  • 5 of 5

The photos do not do this beautiful house justice! The kitchen is HUGE and the bedrooms are very spacious and decorated to the highest standard. The grounds were stunning, there is SO much space for the children to play safely.

When I enquired about Becks House Grant was really quick in getting back to me, really efficient and professional with getting my booking organized.

I recommend Becks House 100%, it is the best house we have ever rented, we have booked already for next year and we cannot wait!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Grandad Field's 90th Birthday

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated Grandad's 90th with 3 generations in this fantastic house. The house, it's grounds and the location could not have been better. The communication from Grant and Helen was so prompt and organised that the whole event was made so much easier to coordinate. The house and it's facilities are second to none ......Thankyou ..... Grandad is looking forward to next year !!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: October 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Thetford, Norfolk & The Broads

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Christmas
21 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,600
for 7 nights
£3,600
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,900
for 7 nights
£2,900
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£2,300
for 3 nights
From
£767
£2,600
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £500

Booking Notes:
A non-refundable deposit of 25% of the total fee is payable to secure the booking with the balance being due 8 weeks prior to arrival. A security deposit is payable in advance and refunded soon after departure provided there is no damage or exceptional cleaning required.

Changeover Day:
Saturday. We request a 10am departure and a 3pm onwards arrival.

Notes on prices:
Prepared to rent for 3 or 4 day weekends

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