Whistle Stop Cottage Details

Dining Room

You enter Whistle Stop into the lobby, where you have ample storage space for all your shoes and coats. The first room you arrive in is the dining area, which has a table and six chairs and provides a perfect place to serve a formal dinner or a light snack, ready for a day exploring the local area. 

  • Table and chairs to seat six
  • Electric effect log burner
  • Dresser containing board games, cards and reading books
  • Iron (kept in the store cupboard in the dining room)
  • Ironing board (kept in the store cupboard in the dining room)
  • Extra crockery if needed in the store cupboard


Leading through the dining room you enter into the kitchen which has a large double electric oven and hob and a lovely belfast sink. The kitchen carries on the beautiful character of the property with exposed beams and a sky light making it a lovely light room. Doors lead out to the enclosed back garden.

  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Range electric cooker and hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge 
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Toaster

Lounge and Snug

Heading back through the dining room, on the left-hand side is the spacious living space, which is split into two areas for you to relax in. The main lounge has a large armchair and a comfortable three-seater sofa and television with a DVD player. There is also a snug area with a small armchair suitable for a child, a two-seater sofa and another armchair, along with patio doors leading to a small decking and seating area in the back garden.

  • TV
  • DVD player
  • DVDs 
  • Free super-fast Wi-Fi
  • Cast iron electric effect log burner
  • Large three seater sofa and two seater snuggle chair
  • Two seater and two single wingback chairs in the snug
  • Patio doors off the snug onto the decking

King Bedroom

Leading up the stairs you enter the King size bedroom on your left which is beautifully furnished and has ample storage space for all your belongings. There are extra cosy blankets in the built in wardrobe for those cooler evenings.

  • King size bed
  • Black-out curtains
  • Hairdryer
  • Large double wardrobe
  • Built in wardrobe with extra blankets and storage
  • Large chest of drawers
  • Linen provided 
  • Towels provided 

Twin Bedroom

At the end of the hall is the large twin bedroom which again has ample storage space and a lovely cast iron open fireplace (not in use) which adds extra character. Lots of light from two separate windows floods the room making it a lovely light room, but still managing to keep it comfortable for sleeping with the black out curtains.

  • Twin beds
  • Black-out curtains
  • Single wardrobe
  • Large chest of drawers
  • Full length mirror
  • Linen provided 
  • Towels provided 

Bunk bedroom

Back down the hall and at the other end of the hallway is the bunk bedroom. Both bunks are large and able to sleep adults. There is a large chest of drawers and again a black-out blind and black-out curtains for extra comfort when sleeping.

  • Bunk beds
  • Black-out curtains
  • Large chest of drawers
  • Linen provided 
  • Towels provided 

Downstairs Bathroom

The bathroom has a large bath and walk in shower. Again beautiful exposed beams show off the lovely character of the property.

  • Large walk in shower
  • Full size bath
  • Heat fan and heated towel rail

There is also a WC upstairs


The south facing garden which is either accessed from the kitchen or the patio doors off the snug, is enclosed and very safe for dogs. There is a seating area as well as a small decking area and even a summer house with electricity. Perfect for spending those late evenings talking about your day and planning your next adventure. There is a back gate off the garden which leads to the second driveway if you prefer to park at the rear. Although the little pond is very small, please keep children supervised.

  • Private off-road parking for 3 cars on two driveways (one at the front of the property and the other at the rear)
  • Enclosed garden with seating area
  • Summer house with furniture and electricity 
  • Secure bike storage
  • Charcoal BBQ with charcoal provided
  • Small pond
  • Washing line with pegs provided

Additional Amenities

Travel cot and highchair at no extra cost. Please just drop us a message if you require these so we can get them ready for you. The Black Boys pub is just across the Green and serve lovely food. You can even have it as a takeaway! The village shop & post office is so handy and sells fresh fruit and vegetables as well as all your branded goodies. In the summer months, there is nothing nicer than watching the local cricket team play on the Green, or even better, sit outside the pub and cheer them on whilst drinking your favourite tipple!

  • Travel cot with mattress
  • Highchair
  • Shop/postoffice within walking distance
  • Pub serving food within walking distance
  • Village green with pond and cricket pitch
  • Childrens play park within walking distance

There are a range of supermarkets close by. Waitrose and Sainsburys are at North Walsham and Tescos is at Aylsham (all within a 15 minute drive) and they all deliver. Morrisons is at Cromer.

  • Two dogs welcome
  • Secure garden with Summer House
  • Parking for 3 cars on two driveways
  • Free WIFI
  • Only 8 miles to Cromer
  • Characterful Cottage
  • Local pub and village shop within walking distance
  • Sleeps six in three bedrooms
  • All linen and towels provided
  • Lovely welcome pack included
  • National Trust properties close by
  • Lockable bikeshed
Guest Comments

Like the previous guests we too have had a wonderful week. The cottage is beautifully furnished and very comfortable. So much attention to detail it really made our trip to Norfolk extra special, than ...

The Bowles Family
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