Thatched Barn, Mundesley


The popular coastal village of Mundesley, as like most places in England, had its private section in the Domesday Book of 1086 and is thought to have been previously known as Museleai. The area was one of the many villages that William the Conqueror gave to William de Warenne in gratitude for his allegiance. The Mundesley war memorial is dedicated to sailors and volunteers from the area who cleared the North Sea of mines during the Second World War.


Thatched Barn is an outstanding and wonderfully maintained barn conversion, originating from the 17th Century. Recent renovation works have been carried out by the current owners to modernise the property and wed beautifully with a collection of delightful period features, most notably brick and flint walls, exposed timbers, pamment tiled floors and a remarkable, bespoke solid wood staircase. This property for sale in Norfolk is situated on the popular North Eastern Norfolk coast.


An enticing entrance hall is a delightful commencement to the property, with a staircase leading to a galleried landing, currently being used as a study. The ground floor comprises of a charming family/dining room, which links to an exquisite kitchen breakfast room. A fabulous, partially vaulted sitting room with a central fireplace, complete with fine views of the walled front garden is a wonderful space to enjoy as a family. Elsewhere, a useful utility room can be found with external access to the side garden, in addition to a walk in pantry, cloakroom and a quaint shower room.  


The first floor serves three well-proportioned bedrooms and a newly fitted family bathroom, as well as the master bedroom with a recently added, sleek en-suite facility. The landing provides access to vaulted roof space, directly above the sitting room, which is presently used for storage.


Externally, the property brags a sizeable parking area with access to a detached garage. The gardens consists of attractive walled gardens with a variety of mature shrub borders and lawn, all complete with amiable views over the surrounding rural landscape. A pleasant terraced garden, designed over two levels is located to the side of the property.


Mundesley is a popular Norfolk, coastal village with a range of convenience stores. Mundesley beach is frequently visited by tourists throughout the summer months and boasts one of the cleanest beaches in the Norfolk area. The village itself has maintained its old-world charm with thatched roofs, stone walls and quintessential cottages all in plentiful supply. The nearest train services can be found 5 miles away in North Walsham and the cathedral city of Norwich is 20 miles from the village.


Unlike most houses for sale in Norfolk, Thatched Barn is a very unique proposition and is sure to attract considerable interest from buyers across the nation. abbotFox Bespoke currently have this outstanding property on the market, so if you would like any more information or to secure a viewing, please call the office on 01603 660000, email, or come in for a chat at 2a Upper King Street, Norwich, NR3 1AH.


Josh Cousens – abbotFox




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