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Diss

Diss is an historic market town located close to the Suffolk border and is of great character with many of its timber framed building dating back to the 16th century. It’s conveniently located for trips north into the Norfolk countryside and to the cathedral city of Norwich or east to the Norfolk and Suffolk coast.

The town centre is easily explored on foot, characterised by twisty streets, old courtyards and buildings of historical importance from Victorian, Georgian and Tudor eras. The town in fact has two old centres, and one of these, Fair Green, displays cottages and homes from the 17th and 18th century. Diss held a fair between 1185 and 1872, and had England’s last working corn market; markets, and art and antique auctions, are still held in the market square today. Also of note is the historic 14th century St Mary’s Church which sits over Mere Street, the main shopping area.

Nearby Bressingham Steam Museum and Gardens is a delight for train and rail lovers, with its Victorian steam roundabout, main line trains, small, stationary engines, and narrow gauge railway rides. The 100th Bomber Group Museum houses documents, photographs and other memorabilia from the US 8th Air Force and 100th Bomb Group.

The six-acre Diss Mere, located on the edge of the town, was formed during the Ice Age. A hollow, some 60 feet deep, it was formed as the chalk bedrock collapsed under the pressure of the overlying ice. The mere formerly acted as a town drain and a reservoir, but today it is an important recreational area and waterfowl habitat. It is also a great place to enjoy a picnic.

For accommodation in this area see the many beautiful Diss holiday cottages, and explore Norfolk for yourself.
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  • Brockdish, near Harleston
    Brockdish, near Harleston×

    The Old Bike Shop

    Brockdish, near Harleston

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    Ref: 24888
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    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Woodburning Stove

    Lovingly restored to a very good standard, this charming detached property is the ideal holiday retreat. Converted...

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  • Denton, near Bungay
    Denton, near Bungay×

    Beck Gate

    Denton, near Bungay

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    Ref: UKC413
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    This delightful cottage is nestled in the Waveney Valley. Beck Gate is a romantic, idyllic cottage, cosy and bright...

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  • Winfarthing, near Diss
    Winfarthing, near Diss×

    Silverley

    Winfarthing, near Diss

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    Ref: 29622
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location


    Commanding glorious countryside views, this delightful and spacious, semi-detached bungalow offers a superb...

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  • Wortwell, near Harleston
    Wortwell, near Harleston×

    Park Farm - Oaktree 1

    Wortwell, near Harleston

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    Ref: 19980
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Ground Floor Facilities

    Convenient location


    Conveniently situated between the market towns of Bungay and Harleston, these...

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  • Redenhall, near Harleston
    Redenhall, near Harleston×

    Anthill Barn Cottage

    Redenhall, near Harleston

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    Ref: 25459
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location


    This detached converted barn is set in the owner’s 6½-acres of grounds and has its own small area...

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  • Wortwell, near Harleston
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    Park Farm - Oaktree 2

    Wortwell, near Harleston

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    Ref: 19981
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Ground Floor Facilities

    Convenient location Convenient location

    Conveniently situated between the market towns of Bungay and...

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  • Dickleburgh
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    Ivy Cottage

    Dickleburgh

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    Ref: 16475
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    This delightful, romantic 17th century Grade II listed cottage has been restored to provide a very good standard...

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  • Thrandeston, near Diss
    Thrandeston, near Diss×

    Old Queen’s Head Cottage

    Thrandeston, near Diss

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    Ref: 29923
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pets go free - Garden / Patio


    This charming, Grade II listed, thatched holiday cottage, once part of the 17th century village pub, has...

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  • Denton, near Harleston
    Denton, near Harleston×

    Bluebell Cottage

    Denton, near Harleston

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    Ref: 30240
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities


    Set in the heart of an unspoilt stretch of the Waveney Valley, Bluebell Cottage adjoins the owners’...

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  • Alburgh, near Bungay
    Alburgh, near Bungay×

    Holbrook Cottage

    Alburgh, near Bungay

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    Ref: W3625
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Garden / Patio

    Close to the Norfolk Broads

    Situated at the end of a private lane this single storey cottage is attached to...

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  • South Lopham, near Diss
    South Lopham, near Diss×

    Gosling Barn

    South Lopham, near Diss

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    Ref: E5638
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    These adjoining, semi-detached holiday properties are a superb base for exploring the delights of Norfolk and...

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  • Denton, near Bungay
    Denton, near Bungay×

    Butter Pen

    Denton, near Bungay

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    Ref: UKC414
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    Butter Pen was originally a milking parlour and has been restored by the owners, retaining much of the charm combined...

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