Highfield Road, Overstrand, Cromer, Norfolk

Offer Accepted - Guide Price £425,000

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Property Description

The Property

6 Highfield Road is an attractive single story, detached, three bedroom property originally built in the mid 20th Century which has been completely refurbished with a new layout to become a fresh modern home.  It is ideally located on a quiet cul-de-sac with only a handful of neighbours, just 5 minutes walk from the sandy beach and coastal path at Overstrand.

The whole property has a bright stylish feeling.  The walls throughout are Rock Salt Grey with white satin woodwork and lacquered oak doors.  The sitting room is carpeted and has large windows flooding it with light and a fireplace which could accommodate a wood burner to make the room extra cosy in the winter months.  

There are three double bedrooms, one to the front and two to the rear, all carpeted. The master bedroom has a window overlooking the back garden and features an en suite shower room with mains pressure rainfall shower, WC, wash hand basin and heated towel rail.  The family bathroom has a bath with mains pressure shower featuring a rainfall shower head, WC, wash hand basin and heated towel rail.  

The open plan kitchen / dining room is definitely the heart of the house, with a set of French doors and a glazed door out to the back garden.  The newly fitted kitchen features graphite grey units with stylish lighting at floor level, a breakfast bar with funky lighting over, stardust black quartz worktops and AEG appliances.  There is an integrated fridge / freezer, hob, oven, dishwasher and washing machine.   With plenty of space to have a dining table for six and potentially a small sofa, this room is both practical and comfortable for preparing food and socialising.


6 Highfield Road is situated on a quiet cul-de-sac.  There is a pretty garden to the front with both a pedestrian gate and path to the front door and wooden gate to the bottom of the drive.  The driveway is at the side of the property and leads to a good sized detached single garage with electricity and lights inside.

The back garden has a natural grey sandstone patio for al fesco dining (at the time of writing this is in the process of being laid, hence it is not in the photographs) and a slightly terraced lawn with railway sleeper features and a garden shed.  The back garden is south facing and not overlooked by neighbours.

Holiday Let Opportunity

Potential Income: c.£24,000 to £29,000 per year

Potential Occupancy:  25 - 30 weeks per year

Sleeping: 6 in 3 bedrooms

6 Highfield Road has a lot to offer as a holiday let.  It is ideally situated, just five minutes walk from the sandy beach and the coastal path and Overstrand is a very popular choice for visitors to the North Norfolk coast.  The cottage will appeal to a broad spectrum of holiday makers, being single storey and with a garden.  It is ideal for families, dog owners and older guests and with its newly finished modern interior it will be a popular choice for holidays.

Leading local holiday cottage agency Norfolk Hideaways has indicated that 6 Highfield Road could easily achieve up to £1,200 per week rental.  There are several local agencies in the area who can provide fully managed services including housekeeping and maintenance for owners who do not live locally.

The Location

6 Highfield Road is found on the outer edge of Overstrand and whilst it is easily accessible for the amenities in the village it means that the area of the beach close to the property

Overstrand is situated between Cromer and Mundesley, the village is rich in history and boasts very lovely sandy beaches which contribute to its popularity with second home owners and holiday makers alike. There are also a wealth of lovely walks and unspoiled countryside all around making it a popular destination for bird watchers and nature lovers too.

There are architectural gems like Overstrand hall and the arts & crafts Pleasaunce with its beautiful main house, manicured gardens, cottages and associated outbuildings all of which are quirky and interesting. Once home to Lord & Lady Battersea.

There is the great White Horse Pub and the Cliff Top Café if you fancy a bite to eat, and the crab shed where you can pick up fresh crab and lobster in season.

Cromer is just five minutes drive away from sleepy Overstrand and there you can find larger supermarkets, the train station, shops, cinema and all the fun that a traditional seaside resort brings.

Other Information

Services:  Mains Electricity, Gas, Water and Drains

Heating: Gas Central Heating (Combi Boiler)

Council Tax: North Norfolk District Council band D

EPC:  tbc

Viewings: Strictly by appointment with Big Skies Estates

Agents Note: 1. Whilst these particulars have been prepared in good faith to give a fair description of the property, these do not form any part of any offer or contract nor may they be regarded as statements of representation of fact. 2. Big Skies Estates have not carried out a detailed survey, nor tested the services, appliances and specific fittings. All measurements or distances given are approximate only. 3. Where a property is promoted as suitable for holiday letting, such use is conditional on the legal due diligence to be undertaken by the buyer’s conveyancer to ensure the property can be used for holiday letting. Big Skies Estates does not examine the legal title or any restrictions on the property. 4. No person in the employment of Big Skies Estates has the authority to make or give representation or warranty in respect of this property. Any interested parties must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of any information given.

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