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Chaucer Barn

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9 bedrooms
7 bathrooms
18 guests
2 nights minimum
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Chaucer Barn is situated on the edge of the charming village of Gresham, tucked into a valley classified as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Barn is part of an 80-acre farm, bought by the poet Geoffrey Chaucer for his son in the 14th Century. It has its own 5-acre landscaped garden with beautiful views over rolling fields to mature woodland. It's an awarding barn conversion providing luxury self catering accommodation for up to 18 guests. It makes the perfect hideaway for family special occasions and weddings. Guests are welcome to roam the farm with its 12th Century ruins of Gresham Castle of Paston Letters fame. The accommodation has 9 double bedrooms, 4 offer the option of twin or double bed arrangements. There are 7 bathrooms (3 en-suite), 4 reception rooms, a games room a...Chaucer Barn is situated on the edge of the charming village of Gresham, tucked into a valley classified as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Barn is part of an 80-acre farm, bought by the poet Geoffrey Chaucer for his son in the 14th Century. It has its own 5-acre landscaped garden with beautiful views over rolling fields to mature woodland. It's an awarding barn conversion providing luxury self catering accommodation for up to 18 guests. It makes the perfect hideaway for family special occasions and weddings. Guests are welcome to roam the farm with its 12th Century ruins of Gresham Castle of Paston Letters fame. The accommodation has 9 double bedrooms, 4 offer the option of twin or double bed arrangements. There are 7 bathrooms (3 en-suite), 4 reception rooms, a games room and an 18 seated dining table. The beautiful unspoilt coast of North Norfolk is just two and a half miles away offering the vast white sandy beaches of Holkham and Wells, the 'Poppyland' towns of Sheringham and Cromer, the pretty Georgian town Holt with its boutiques and cafes, Sailing in the National Trust Salt Marshes, beautiful walks and year round bird-watching. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
3 Attached (ensuite), 3 Full baths, 1 Shower
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About the Manager
James Mermagen J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:65%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2009
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Reviewed 29 January 2020

We had our wedding at Chaucer Barn over a weekend in September and it was honestly the most perfect venue. Aside from all the wonderful help we got from Jenna, Emily and the whole team, the grounds and the facilities were absolutely faultless. We had...More

Date of stay: September 2019
1  Thank Tanya S
Reviewed 27 January 2020

My husband and I got married at Chaucer Barn in July 2019. It is an amazing venue, and just as important it has an absolutely fantastic team behind the scenes that do whatever it takes to make sure your day runs smoothly. The barn is...More

Date of stay: July 2019
1  Thank Happiness03322535883
Reviewed 22 November 2019

Attended a wedding at Chaucer Barn and decided to stay in one of their brand new lodges overnight. Fabulous idea and a real home from home, lovely and cosy with the log fire burning looking out to beautiful views. Owners couldn’t of been friendlier and...More

Date of stay: November 2019
2  Thank Pmd67
Reviewed 3 October 2019 via mobile

When my husband and I first visited the Chaucer Barn as a potential wedding venue, we were blown away. It was just what we were looking for - a great space for a shared meal before the wedding, stunning guest rooms that could host the...More

Date of stay: April 2019
2  Thank jolizN16
Reviewed 23 July 2019

We recently held our wedding at the barn and from our first visit and subsequent booking, right through to the day Jenna, James and the team couldn’t do enough for us.. Our wedding was based over 4 days, 3 nights and we utilised the whole...More

Date of stay: July 2019
1  Thank Mark S
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Reviewed 4 July 2019

Booked Chaucer Barn for our wedding and it was the perfect venue. Lucky enough to be able to have everything outdoors and the combination of the beautiful woodland, meadows, lawns and gardens made a spectacular setting for a perfect day. Superb support from manager Jenna...More

Date of stay: June 2019
3  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 19 May 2019

We attended a wedding function at Chaucer Barn. Fantastic venue with amazing gardens . Perfect for a memorable occasion.

Date of stay: May 2019
1  Thank Jerry G
Reviewed 19 April 2019

A beautiful place to stay set in beautiful grounds. Was totally speechless by how amazing the place was.

Date of stay: April 2019
1  Thank 451michaelai
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Our large group of friends get away each year. Chaucer Barn was the best destination yet, by a margin. The barn and gardens are absolutely gorgeous, we can't recommend Chaucer Barn highly enough!

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Roam39062514259
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

I was looking for somewhere to stay with a Large group of friends to help celebrate my 50 th birthday. Iwas recommended Chaucer barn by a friend who stayed there last year. After looking at it online it looked stunning. And boy, I was not...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Playground
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The beautiful unspoilt coast of North Norfolk is just two and a half miles away offering the vast white sandy beaches of Holkham and Wells, the ‘Poppyland’ towns of Sheringham and Cromer, the pretty Georgian town Holt with its boutiques and cafes, Sailing in the National Trust Salt Marshes, beautiful walks and year round bird-watching.
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