Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Dairyman's Cottage
Morston Visitor Information Centre, Morston Quay, Quay Road, Morston, NR25 7BH, Tel: 01263 740241, Email, (8 miles, 13kms)
One of Britain's foremost Nature Reserves, a 3.5 mile sand and shingle spit with colonies of breeding terns and seals.
Holt Road, North Elmham, Norfolk, NR20 5LE, Tel: 01362 668181, Email, (6 miles, 10kms)
WW2 themed station, tea rooms and museum. Picnic area, orchard and footpaths. Open Sundays and Bank Holidays, Easter to September.
14 Market Place, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6BW, Tel: 01263 713312, Email, (5 miles, 8kms)
Light and spacious gallery situated on the Market Place in Holt's town centre. The gallery stocks the work of over 200 artists and craftspeople, displaying a wide range of unique and beautiful art from East Anglia and beyond.
Mannington Hall, Norwich, Norfolk, NR11 7BB, Tel: 01263 584175, Email, (7 miles, 11kms)
Beautiful gardens with lake, trees and shrubs surround a medieval moated manor (not open). Feature trees, shrubs, roses. Country walks and trails with lovely views.
High Street, North Elmham, Norfolk, NR20 5JX, Tel: 01223 582700, Email, (7 miles, 11kms)
The remains of a Norman chapel, later converted into a house and enclosed by earthworks.
3 Pound House, Market Place, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6BW, Tel: 01263 713100, Email, (5 miles, 8kms)
Off the A4147, St Albans, Tel: 01223 582700, Email, (7 miles, 11kms)
A section of Roman Wall, several hundred yards long. Built in approximately 200 AD, it is part of the original city wall of St Albans.
Weybourne Military Camp, Weybourne, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 7EG, Tel: 01263 588210, Email, (8 miles, 12kms)
The Muckleburgh Military Collection is Norfolk's largest working Museum of military vehicles including tanks, guns & a large range of other weapons. Located at Weybourne Military Camp. Gift shop and restaurant.
Baconsthorpe, Norfolk, Tel: 01223 582700, Email, (7 miles, 11kms)
Visit the extensive ruins of Baconsthorpe Castle, a moated and fortified 15th century manor house, that are a testament to the rise and fall of a prominent Norfolk family, the Heydons.
Church Road, Booton, Norfolk, NR10 4NZ, Tel: 01603 666803, Email, (8 miles, 13kms)
This extraordinary building is the product of one man’s eccentric imagination. Built at the end of the 19th century, it borrows details from other churches throughout the country, but the slender twin towers are entirely original.
Foxley, Norfolk, NR20 4QR, Tel: 01603 625540, Email, (6 miles, 10kms)
The largest ancient woodland in the county (320 acres) with three nature trails existing around the site. The wood is well used by naturalists, the general public and schools.
Glandford, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 7JN, Tel: 01263 712219, Email, (5 miles, 9kms)
The Bayfield Estate has an elegantly restored Georgian manor house with extensive grounds that include the ruins of an 11th century Saxon church.
5 & 7 Cromer Road, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6ET, Tel: 01263 710222, Email, (5 miles, 8kms)
Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6, Tel: 01263 516001, (5 miles, 8kms)
Holt Country Park is only a short walk from the historic market town of Holt on the edge of the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Morston Quay, Morston, Norfolk, NR25 7AA, Tel: 01263 740791, Email, (8 miles, 12kms)
Daily boat trips to see common and grey seals basking on Blakeney Point. Boats leave from Morston Quay according to tides. Book by phone (01263) 740791 and collect tickets from The Anchor Pub in Morston, timetable available.
Common Place, Walsingham, Norfolk, NR22 6BP, Tel: 01328 820259, Email, (7 miles, 11kms)
Remains of an Augustinian Priory set in picturesque gardens and parkland. The Shirehall is a former magistrate's court, now a museum.
Westgate Road, Binham, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 0DQ, Tel: 01328 830362, Email, (6 miles, 9kms)
A 900 year old parish church with Benedictine monastic ruins. Interpretation panels and displays. Range of activities. Regular guided tours. Easy access. Toilet facilities. Car park. Open daily.
Coast Road, Cley next the Sea, Norfolk, NR25 7SA, Tel: 01263 740008, (8 miles, 12kms)
Coastal nature reserve, with an international reputation. Popular with birdwatchers who come to see migrant and wading birds. Award-winning visitor centre and cafe overlooks the reserve.