This historic hall is surrounded by manicured lawns and gardens with a grand entry circular drive featuring wood-panelled walls open fireplaces a grand staircase a lounge and all accommodations offer a unique experience for any large group coming together to celebrate any occasion in style. Guests are free to explore the magnificent landscaped gardens indulge themselves in the large 12-person tub and even enjoy a game of tennis on the outdoor court. Hockwold itself is a peaceful village with a pub and a shop and benefits from being in a location with easy access to explore Norfolk including the Broads the coast and Norwich and Suffolk is also easy to explore from the central East Anglian location. Head to the largest pine forest in the UK at Thetford just 12 miles away for some incredible walks and outdoor woodland activities such as including Go Ape. The accommodation has many of its original features. Each room is elegantly decorated to give a contemporary feel. The ground floor consists of a spacious and welcoming kitchen with a high ceiling the giant south-facing sash windows provide a generous amount of natural light with calming views of the stunning walled garden. When it s time to gather with loved ones the dining room marries old-world charm with contemporary elegance with a capacity of thirty the dining area is ideal for small to moderately-sized dinner parties. The lounge is now coined as the yellow room for its tastefully applied yellow-shaded hues. Featuring a 16th-century functional fireplace the perfect space to relax after a day exploring the area. Then you have the Cellar with soft lantern light a full bar and stone infrastructure enjoying a drink is transformed into a unique experience. Completing the ground floor is the games room featuring a classic pool table and lots of games to enjoy together. There are nine gorgeous guest bedrooms each room has been designed with comfort in mind to ensure you are well-rested. There are four super-king rooms two large family rooms one with a super-king and a double one with a super-king size and two singles and one room with two double beds and one double room. All bedrooms have the luxury of an en-suite bathroom. Heading outside there is a beautiful walled garden a 12-person hot tub a sauna and a BBQ area with seating perfect for dining alfresco on a warm evening. Nestled between the manicured lawns and gardens is a south-facing tennis court. Need to know: 9 bedrooms 4 super king rooms, 1 family room with a super king and a double bed, 1 family room with a super king and 2 singles, 1 family room with a double and 2 single beds,1 room with 2 double beds and 1 double room. 9 bathrooms 1 en suite with jacuzzi bath, shower and WC, 2 en suites with shower and WC, 1 en suite with bath, separate shower and WC, 2 en suite bathrooms with bath, shower head and WC, 2 en suites with shower over bath and WC and 1 separate shower and WC. Electric oven and hob, cast iron log burner cooker, American style double fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. TV in the bedrooms and a 75 Smart TV in the kitchen. Wood burner in the lounge (logs provided). 12 person hot tub. Sauna. Outdoor tennis court. Ample parking. Pub and shop 1 mile. Please note there is a Ceremony Room, an Outdoor Ceremony Area and a larger Banquet Room available for weddings and larger groups and this is booked directly with the owner and by prior arrangement before arriving.