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Chaucer Barn

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9 Bedrooms , 7 Bathrooms , Sleeps 18
Norfolk, East Anglia, England
Chaucer Barn is situated on the edge of the charming village of Gresham, tucked into a valley classified as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Barn is part of an 80-acre farm, bought by the poet Geoffrey Chaucer for his son in the 14th Century. It has its own 5-acre landscaped garden with beautiful views over rolling fields to mature woodland. It's an awarding barn conversion providing luxury self catering accommodation for up to 18 guests. It makes the perfect hideaway for family special occasions and weddings. Guests are welcome to roam the farm with its 12th Century ruins of Gresham Castle of Paston Letters fame.

The accommodation has 9 double bedrooms, 4 offer the option of twin or double bed arrangements. There are 7 bathrooms (3 en-suite), 4 reception rooms, a games room and an 18 seated dining table.

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Listing #HL80748
About the Owner
James Mermagen J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:61%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2009
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Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Our large group of friends get away each year. Chaucer Barn was the best destination yet, by a margin. The barn and gardens are absolutely gorgeous, we can't recommend Chaucer Barn highly enough!

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Roam39062514259
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

I was looking for somewhere to stay with a Large group of friends to help celebrate my 50 th birthday. Iwas recommended Chaucer barn by a friend who stayed there last year. After looking at it online it looked stunning. And boy, I was not...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank dawnlloydgrimes
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

Where do we begin? From the moment we looked around Chaucer Barn, we knew we were in for a treat! Hosting our Wedding in the most beautiful venue in North Norfolk was an absolute privileged! The grounds are the most stunning I have ever seen,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Noel A
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(3)
  • Dining Seats (18)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (32)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(8)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Full baths
    1 Shower
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    5 Fulls
    8 Twins
    2 Sofas
    3 Cribs
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SEASONAL RATES APPLY; standard base rate is guideline only. For direct quotes and best available rates contact us directly.

Midweek Hire; Mon-Thurs dates minimum 2night hire
Weekend Hire; Fri-Mon minimum 3night hire

Letting rates ONLY - wedding/event rates vary

All prices in pounds sterling and include VAT, rental, heating, electricity, logs, use of bed linen and towels, toiletries. Christmas and New Year minimum 5 nights stay. Easter - high season rates apply. May Bank Holidays minimum 3 nights stay. Mid week savers don't apply during school holidays. Weekend stays are a minimum of 3 nights. Weekday stays can be 2 nights or more. Please contact us for rates for 4-6 night stays. Well behaved pet will be considered - £90/dog/stay
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About the neighbourhood
The beautiful unspoilt coast of North Norfolk is just two and a half miles away offering the vast white sandy beaches of Holkham and Wells, the ‘Poppyland’ towns of Sheringham and Cromer, the pretty Georgian town Holt with its boutiques and cafes, Sailing in the National Trust Salt Marshes, beautiful walks and year round bird-watching.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Norwich: 20.0 km
Railway: Sheringham: 5.0 km
By air Norwich airport is 30 minutes away or Stansted is a 2hour drive.
Otherwise excellent train links from London Liverpool Street every hour to Norwich with connections to Sheringham.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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