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Unique Spacious Barns with Indoor Heated Swimming Pool and Private Outdoor Space - The Cattle Sheds Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms)

Bedrooms 5
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights


The Cattle Sheds Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms)

The Cattle Sheds as the name suggests was the shed where the farm cows lived until the 1970's. It has now been transformed into a wonderfully large open plan living space. Four of the five bedrooms are on the ground floor and all have stripped wooden floors, under floor heating and en-suite bathrooms. There is one large en-suite bedroom upstairs in the roof space which has a huge internal window looking through the roof trusses down into the living space below. Back downstairs you have a large modern kitchen and a massive living/dining area looking out onto the walled garden through a 14 metre continuous run of floor to ceiling glass. The living areas of the barn and garden are south facing which allows the sun to pour in all day through the huge wall of glass onto the polished concrete floor of the living areas. It is an amazing place to sit/stand/eat/cook/read/doze and just enjoy the countryside that opens up in front of you.

About the property


Great Barn Farm is a collection of brick, flint and pantile buildings that until 2005 were used as our working farmyard. We have since spent several years renovating the barns which now offer a series of unique self contained holiday homes which can be let on their own or together. We currently have four barns available. The Tack Rooms, (1 bed, sleeps 2), The Stables (2 bed, sleeps 4 +child/cot), The Piggery ( 2 bed, sleeps 4) and The Cattle Sheds ( 5 bed, sleeps 10 +3 cots/children) The barns have been renovated with the help of award winning architect Carl Turner, from whom we have taken much inspiration. The outside of the barn has been kept looking as unconverted as possible while inside the barns are comfortable, spacious and unique. The history of the barns has been maintained while at the same time introducing modern ideas and bringing the barns into their contemporary setting. There is lots of outdoor space and the barns have access to our 1500 farm for walks, cycling and wildlife watching. The wildlife is plentiful and can often be seen from the comfort of your accommodation. All barns have underfloor heating and 3 have wood burning stoves. There are a number of 18 hole golf courses and plenty of attractions for day trips within easy reach. Each barn is available for renting by the week, mid week or long weekend depending on the time of year

Julian Kerkham
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
11 November, 2016

About Julian Kerkham

We are farmers and have lived in Norfolk for most of our live.

Our aim has been to take what has always been a beautiful range of farm buildings and convert them sympathetically. From the outside we want them to appear as unconverted as possible and on the inside provide very comfortable, fun, design led and unusual spaces. We like to rent houses when we go on holiday and have tried to incorporate elements of properties that have inspired us

What makes this barn unique

Our immediate area is a very beautiful and quiet part of Norfolk with gently rolling farmland, ancients woodlands and wildlife filled fields and hedgerows.

We feel very privileged to live in this part of Norfolk. We look forward to giving others the opportunity of experiencing how special it is.

Available Rentals

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Booking Notes:
The barns can be booked for short breaks, or weekly depending on season. Visitors are required to pay a deposit to secure the booking. A security deposit will normally be required.
No smoking indoors or pets.
Please contact us by e-mail at holidays@greatbarnfarm.co.uk
Please see our website for availability and further details.

Changeover Day:
Usual changeover day is Friday, although other days will be considered depending on season and availability. Usual arrival time is 4pm and check out at 10am.

Notes on prices:
A deposit will be required to secure the booking. The balance of the rental fee is payable 8 weeks before the start of the rental.

Please see our website www.greatbarnfarm.co.uk for up to date availability and pricing.





Accommodation and facilities for The Cattle Sheds Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms)in King's Lynn in Norfolk & The Broads

Property Type:
  • barn
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 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
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 1 bicycles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Notes on accommodation: Please note that all barns are no smoking, no pets. The wood burners are ready laid on arrival and spare logs provided. Towels and robes are provided, but please bring your own swim towels for use in the swimming pool area. Please see our website for up to date availability and pricing www.greatbarnfarm.co.uk Outside: The tack rooms and stables each have private parking and fenced private simple garden area with table and chairs and BBQ. The Piggery has a large private parking area and large simple garden area with eating area and BBQ . The Cattle Shed has a large private parking area and large south facing walled garden area with plenty of space to sit out and enjoy the sun with steps down to an eating area with table and chairs and BBQ. The swimming pool is an indoor heated pool available for use of all our guests.

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