The Crib is a 3 bedroom character property in Happisburgh. It sleeps 5 and welcomes any number of dogs! Right opposite Beach Road means there is only a short walk to the famous and popular beach. The pub, cafes and village shop are a short walk away too.
The new owners have put a lot of work into making the house very homely and comfortable with many of the Victorian features retained.
Unlimited dogs are welcome at this property and dogs are allowed in all rooms with fleece blankets being supplied for sleeping on beds
When you arrive:
The house has a lovely cottage style small front garden with a flint wall and wooden gate leading to the front door. This is just off the street and you can park outside on the road but the ….
Parking: Is just past the next door property (Orchard Cottage) Drive up the gravelled drive, past Orchard Cottage parking and you will see the parking at the end of The Crib’s garden with access via the garden gate.
Access to the house is via either the kitchen door or the boot room.
Kitchen/dining room: Fully fitted painted pine kitchen with plenty of worktop and cupboard space. American style fridge/freezer, built in eye level oven and four ring gas hob, dishwasher and washing machine. Table with enough seating for 5. Slow cooker, Nespresso machine.
Boot room/toilet: Small room at the back of the living room with tiled floor and toilet/sink room off to one side. Plenty of room for boots, coats leads, etc and fitted cupboards. Both the Boot Room and Kitchen open out onto the garden.
Garden: Fully enclosed with high, solid fencing (5-6ft with planting one or both sides) and plenty of grass. No gaps for small dogs to get through! Approx 165ft long. Taps and hose outside for washing dogs. Owners have reactive sighthounds so the garden very secure.
Living room: Large room with window onto street and working Victorian tiled fireplace with plenty of space – sofas, tv, dvd player – more details to follow. Pine door gives access to boot room. Selection of dvds and books, games and the Norfolk magazine.
Stairs: Wooden and wide and leading to upstairs hallway with antique linen cupboard.
Bedroom 1: Wood framed, double bed and bedroom furniture.
Bedroom 2: Single bed with cast iron feature fireplaces with tiles and decorative surround. Fitted storage cupboards and chest of drawers.
Bedroom 3: Superking bed, wooden framed, brand new mattress and bed linen, large freestanding wardrobe, chair and bedside cupboards. Cast iron feature fireplace with tiles and decorative surround.
Bathroom: Fully tiled with a bath with fitted shower over it and screen, toilet and sink with storage space.
From the house the beach is approximately 5 minutes walk up Beach Road.
The beach is accessed at one end by an earth ramp and at the other end (Cart Gap – where Smallsticks Cafe is very conveniently located for mid walk coffe and cake or fish and chips)
The Crib is a non smoking property.
Bookings are Friday to Friday
- All bedding and towels
- Free wifi
- Some DVDs books and games
- All heating including wood for open fire in living room
- Large crate at the property and others available on request
- 2 large dog beds available (1 hi-k9 & 1 large memory foam bed with sides)
- Raised water feeder with 2 bowl sections & bowls
- Lots of towels & fleece blankets
- Leads and hound coats and muzzles and toys!
Max No. of dogs: UNLIMITED
Location & Directions
How To Find Us:
How to find us: Post code: The Street, Happisburgh NR12 0AB
From the A149 Stalham by pass take the turning just north of Stalham signposted to Bacton, Walcott and Gas Terminal. Turn left at the end of this road (Stepping Stone Lane). Keep going on this road, the B1159, past East Ruston church on your right and a wind turbine on your left, for approximatey 4 miles until you reach the crossroads, Ridlington to your left and Happisburgh to your right. Go about a mile until you come into the village, past the fish shop, then the road on the left up to the pub, then past the school and small shop on the right and keep going until you reach the turning signposted to the beach (Beach Road). The Crib is just opposite this. The driveway for Orchard Cottage is just diagonally opposite this road with the garden fence of the house running parallel with the road. Up this driveway and parking is at the end, outside the garden gate for The Crib