Looking for ‘Downton Abbey’ style elegance? Then look no further. Bessingham Manor is a stunning, award winning Victorian Manor, nestled in 4.5 acres of the idyllic North Norfolk countryside.
Rescued from the brink of destruction, this beautiful property has been completely and sympathetically renovated. Inside the style is elegant but relaxed; think four poster beds, slipper baths, deep comfy sofas, elegant reception rooms and a wonderful Victorian Kitchen.
You enter another age as soon as you step through the porch into the splendid entrance hall, complete with black and white marble flooring, and a large sweeping staircase. Enter the magnificent 14 m long reception room with its beautiful bay windows, marble fireplace, chandeliers and French doors that lead out on to the garden – and you have found the perfect room for entertaining.
For a more intimate space, cosy up in the study with its leather sofas, wood-burner and beautiful furniture.
The fabulous, flagstone floored kitchen is a wonderful place to cook. Fully equipped, it has a large Aga and an electric range cooker, American style fridge freezer , microwave, and dishwashers.
You will also find a breakfast room with large dining table and wood burner, a fantastic TV/ Games room with free Wifi / Sky HD TV / DVD / iPod dock / CD player / Nintendo Wii / Board games / Puzzles / Table Tennis.
Upstairs you will find 9 charming bedrooms, furnished with a nod to Victorian and Edwardian eras.
-Master bedroom/ family room with four poster bed, a single bed, chaise longue and lovely views. The ensuite has a wonderful double slipper bath, shower and its own balcony!
-Bedroom 2/ family room with large kingsize 4 poster bed, a single bed, chaise longue, fireplace and an ensuite with slipper bath and fireplace.
-Bedroom 3 has a super kingsize black and brass bed and large ensuite with shower.
-Bedroom 4 with a super kingsize white and brass bed
-Bedroom 5 is a double room with a black and brass bed and fireplace
-Bedroom 6 is a triple room (a single bed and a bunk bed) with a fireplace overlooking the rear garden.
-Bedroom 7 is a downstairs double bedroom suitable for those less able. It has an easy access toilet and shower.
-A family bathroom with a centre staged slipper bath and chandeliers brings the luxury back to bathtime!
Outside the Manor’s 4.5 acres are mostly lawns and woodland - there is plenty of space to explore! A large patio area at the back of the house is perfect for outside celebrations - with a large BBQ and plenty of seating.
Bessingham is perfectly placed for exploring the beautiful North Norfolk Coast. The Manor is just 6 miles from the Coastal towns of Cromer and Sheringham. Explore the sandy beaches of Holkham, or visit one of the many great local pubs.