Gresham, near Sheringham,
Courses: Sheringham – Royal Cromer – Mundesley
Designed originally by Tom Morris with later alterations to the course made by J H Taylor and James Braid, the current design at Royal Cromer has been constructed out of sandy hills covered with gorse and bracken and laced with grassy valleys, it is a tidy well kept Golf Course. It is also regarded as one of Norfolk’s finest courses.
Despite being just half a mile from the beautiful Norfolk coast, Mundesley Golf Club, founded in 1901, sits in rolling parkland with commanding views over the surrounding countryside. It was designed with the help of the legendary 6-times Open Champion Harry Vardon and offers a fair challenge to golfers of all handicaps.
Sheringham Golf Club was formed in 1891 as a nine hole course, which was extended in 1898 to a full eighteen holes. The course is laid out on the west side of the town on a strip of rolling, gorse-clad clifftop that lies between the preserved North Norfolk Railway and the North Sea. Consistently ranked in the top 100 courses in England and the top 200 in the British Isles, the course offers a fair test of golf with outstanding views over the coastline and sea.
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The Gresham Hall Estate is simply breathtaking and guests choosing to book one of the apartments in the wing or even Gresham Hall will not be disappointed! The entire property has been refurbished and refurbished to a superb standard in 2019 and all four properties can be booked together to accommodate 20 guests, making this the perfect choice for family celebrations.
As you make your way down the impressive, winding, private driveway which leads to Gresham Hall, you will feel the weight of the world leave your shoulders. Set within the beautiful country estate, whether you choose to stay at one of the apartments, or book the hall and become Lord of the Manor for the duration of your holiday, you are sure to be delighted by your tastefully presented and stylish accommodation. For guests staying at Gresham Hall there is a bedroom and a shower room across the hallway on the ground floor for less mobile guests. And less mobile couples who would still like to experience this estate will find ground floor accommodation in Ground Wing (ref UKGBUK10638).
Gresham Hall was built by Colonel Batt (hence the bat over the front door), between October 1907 and April 1908 using wooden scaffolding, labour and materials from the Gresham Estate, and the bricks were baked in a local kiln. Colonel Batt was very innovative, and after the war he generated his own electricity which served the property for many years, now having been replaced by a more eco-friendly pellet boiler to provide lots of hot water and cosy heating. The present owner bought the property in the 1980s and the family grew up there, enjoying the beautiful estate to the full. The current renovations were carried out between 2017 and 2019, giving the properties their contemporary feel and all the modern conveniences required by discerning guests for a lovely holiday.
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If you can tear yourself away from your sumptuous surroundings, you will find yourself within a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and also within the heart of the beautiful North Norfolk coastline. The lovely market towns of Sheringham and Holt are just minutes away and offer lots of great places to eat, drink and shop with Sheringham also offering a wide, sandy beach. Cromer, with its famous pier, is also close by. In fact, head east or west from here and explore lots of pretty seaside towns and villages, each offering unique coastal habitats including sandy or shingle beaches, marshes and pretty quays.
Those visiting Norfolk for the first time should also visit the Norfolk Broads, not least of all because Wroxham, considered by many as the ’Gateway to the Norfolk Broads’, is under 40 minutes away. History buffs will enjoy the Blickling Estate, Holkham Hall, the Muckleburgh Military Collection, Thursford Steam Collection and a host of other attractions too including Cromer Zoo, Langham Glass and the Sheringham to Holt Steam Railway. And of course there are cycle routes, walks and wildlife opportunities galore, all waiting for you to explore. Then return each evening to the Gresham Estate for a good night’s sleep and to dream of adventures yet to come. What a joy!
Beach 3 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 2 miles.
Entrance hall: With wood burner.
Living room: With open fire, 50’’ Freeview TV and DVD player.
Dining room: With wooden floor.
Kitchen/dining room: With breakfast area, oil-fired Aga, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), Freeview TV and French doors leading to garden.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), Freeview TV and en-suite with shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 3: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 4: With kingsize bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with slipper bath, shower cubicle and toilet (also accessed from landing).
Bedroom 5: With four poster super kingsize bed, Freeview TV and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Biomass central heating, oil, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for open fire and wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack. Lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and BBQ. Hot tub for 4 (private). Extensive landscaped grounds (shared with other properties on-site). Tennis court (shared with other properties on-site). Private parking for 5 cars. No smoking. Please note: This property has a security deposit of £500.
BBQ – Dishwasher – Wifi – High Chair – Pets Welcome – On-site Parking – Golf nearby – Washing Machine – Coastal within 3 miles – Hot Tubs /Private