Blakeney Point is managed by the National Trust, ensuring that the village’s unique surroundings are preserved for posterity. This beautiful spot is home to a vibrant living and working community with all the important facilities nearby. The village centre is an easy walk from Avocet View where you will find the community centre, playing fields, tennis courts and children’s playground that provide so much for families to do. Active local clubs and societies have something to interest and entertain almost anyone.
A range of local shops offer produce from the sea and surrounding farms and all the essential basics of life. There’s a splendid choice of pubs, cafés and restaurants for refreshment and relaxation. Excellent shopping can be found in the nearby market towns, easily reached by bus or car.
Blakeney has excellent facilities for a village of its size, with a doctor’s surgery and post office as well as a primary school and pre-school, there is a good choice of secondary schools in easy reach.
The area is a great place to build a life with the ideal balance of rural relaxation and modern convenience. One day, you can wander alone along a sandy shore serenaded by seabirds whirling overhead; the next you can enjoy the bustle of nearby towns of Holt or Burnham Market.
Norfolk Towns and Villages
Holt is home to art galleries, boutiques, fine food shops and good places to eat and drink. Wells-next the-Sea is a popular small seaside resort and shopping centre with an interesting mix of shops, galleries and attractions, whilst Burnham Market, with its Georgian charm, attracts visitors from far away with its delightful shops, galleries, restaurants and market town ambience.
In many of the attractive villages along the coastline you will find charming pubs offering excellent local food, fish and chips shops serving the freshest locally caught fish, small food producers and farm shops offering good local food from the land and the sea – everything from fresh crab to new picked asparagus.
For those who fancy something more active than strolling through the beautiful countryside, the coastline offers sailing, wind-surfing, fishing, golf courses and numerous sporting activities. Many artists, writers and craftsmen are the basis of a thriving cultural scene that reaches into most towns and villages.
Norwich boast theatres and cinemas and beautiful stately homes along the coast provide exquisite backdrops for musical events of all types.
For relaxation, work or play, North Norfolk has much to boast about and Avocet View is perfectly placed for you to take full advantage of everything this wonderful part of the world has to offer.
To locate Avocet View using Sat Nav, please use post code NR25 7PJ.