Holt five bed farmhouse with walled garden for £2.3m

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9:00 a.m., May 29, 2022



With a dramatic reception room, extensive gardens and guest house, this mansion near Holt “lives the Norfolk dream”.

The five bedroom Grade II listed farmhouse in the Glaven Valley, a nature reserve, is on the market for £2,300,000.




The Thornage White House is on the market for £2.3million
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One of the hallways in the main house
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Accessed through a gate, the property opens onto a spacious courtyard with access to the main house and guest house.

The right house was built in the 17th century as a farmhouse, the left was a large barn. The two were linked to form the White House.


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The main reception room has vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and stone walls
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There is a small corner in the reception room with space for a sofa
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The house has many entrances, three of which lead into the large reception room. This three aspect room features high vaulted ceilings, original wooden beams, stone walls and underfloor heating.

Also on the left side of the house is the dining room, a bedroom, a utility room and a toilet.


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The kitchen and breakfast room overlook the gardens
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The cozy has a fireplace and built-in bookshelves
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To the right of the house there are two more entrances with a large kitchen and breakfast room.

There is also a pantry, the original Jacobean staircase and a parlour.


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The White House staircase is original and Jacobean
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The master bedroom offers garden views, a dressing room and an en-suite bathroom
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Upstairs are two bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom has a large dressing room and an en-suite bathroom with a free-standing bath.

On the second floor are the last two bedrooms and another bathroom.


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The shared bathroom on the first floor
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One of the bedrooms on the second floor
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Next to the five car garage is a guest house. It has a living room and kitchenette, study and two bedrooms both with en-suite bathrooms.

The gardens are approximately four fifths of an acre, with a south facing patio and formal walled garden.


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The garden next to the house is lawned and has a sun terrace by the outside doors
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There is even space for a hot tub in the gardens
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There are also tree-lined avenues and winding paths to a wild pond, ornamental water features, a children’s playground, a greenhouse and a vegetable patch.

The White House is in the quiet village of Thornage, about three miles south-west of the Georgian market town of Holt in north Norfolk. It is approximately 25 miles from Norwich.


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There is a tree lined path leading to the rear of the garden
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The garden is 0.8 hectares of land
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PROPERTY FACTS

The Common, Thornage

Pride of Leader: £2,300,000

Sowerbys, 01263 710777, www.sowerbys.com

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