PUBLISHED: 13:19 12 July 2019 | UPDATED: 13:19 12 July 2019 Caroline Culot Cley windmill. Pic: Archant library One of the county's most photographed landmarks, Cley windmill, formerly owned by the parents of famous singer/songwriter James Blunt, is for sale. Cley windmill and Blakeney church bask in a glorious winter sunset on the North Norfolk coast. Pic: Archant libraryWith its sails intact and set against swaying reeds and Blakeney church in the distance, Cley windmill epitomises the beauty of Norfolk. But now the often photographed icon which graces many a website and tourism brochure is up for sale after the owners, Julian and Carolyn Godlee, are embarking on a new beginning in their lives. Mr Godlee, a professional singer and a GP retires today and he and his wife, also a singer and a retired headmistress, want to travel the world.And it remains to be seen whether the new buyer will have any musical connections - seeing as the mill was once owned by … [Read more...] about For sale: famous Norfolk landmark Cley windmill
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PUBLISHED: 15:39 12 June 2019 | UPDATED: 15:39 12 June 2019 Caroline Culot Sue and Denis Root of The Village Store, Weybourne. Pic: submitted A couple who have run a village store and tearoom for five years are calling it a day saying it has been 'an absolute privilege' to serve the community. A village store has been in Weybourne since 1926. Pic; submittedSusan Root, 58 and her husband Denis, 57, sold up their home and gave up their jobs in Leicester to pursue a dream of living in Norfolk where they took over The Village Store in Weybourne, north Norfolk. Now they have decided to sell the business which comes with a three bedroom home too and retire. But they won't be moving far as they plan to stay in the village.The business is for sale for £895,000 which includes the owner's accommodation as well as a holiday let apartment and it has further potential to expand.Some of the delights on sale at The Village Store, Weybourne. Pic: submittedMORE: The … [Read more...] about A village store, tearoom and home is for sale for £895,000
PUBLISHED: 15:27 10 June 2019 | UPDATED: 15:27 10 June 2019 Caroline Culot The Gazebo, Burnham Market; for sale for £1.2m. Pic: www.bedfords.co.uk One of the oldest houses in Burnham Market which is believed to have been a look-out for smugglers in the 18th century has just gone up for sale. The Gazebo, Burnham Market; for sale for £1.2m. Pic: www.bedfords.co.ukThe Gazebo, one of the oldest houses situated on the Market Place, was once called The Lookout, dating to 1760, because there were trapdoors out onto the slant of the roof from where, before the trees grew on Herrings Lane, you could see incoming ships at Burnham Overy Staithe.MORE: 'Made in Norwich' gives new businesses a helping hand in shopping centreThe Gazebo, Burnham Market; for sale for £1.2m. Pic: www.bedfords.co.ukNow, it's a much loved home which has been refurbished and offers a self-contained annexe that could bring in extra income as a holiday let.Inside you have an … [Read more...] about This former smuggler’s den is for sale in Burnham Market
PUBLISHED: 14:30 25 April 2019 | UPDATED: 14:30 25 April 2019 Caroline Culot Rectory Hill Barns, Cley, which is for sale for £1.5m. Pic; Jackson-Stops. A modern barn conversion divided into two holiday lets and a campsite situated in one of the prettiest coastal locations is for sale for £1.5m. Rectory Hill Barns, Cley, which is for sale. This shows 'The Crow's Nest' outside. Pic; Jackson-Stops.Rectory Hill Barns, Holt Road, Cley, which has a 9.1 'superb' rating on booking.com offers the chance to continue running the property as a business or convert the two dwellings back into one home. Or, you could live in one of the properties, as the owners do, and let the other.MORE: Would you like to work in this Tudor mansion?Charles Lacoste, who has been running the business mainly single-handedly because his wife Pauline works in Norwich, had the barn built in 2004 as a garden centre for Cley Nursery which they purchased in 2001. But after this … [Read more...] about Run a business from home in Cley where this property is for sale.
Even when you are inspired, the process of bringing a product to market is grueling. Ben Harrison Published 8:00 am CST, Thursday, January 10, 2019 Photo: Ben Harrison Photo: Ben Harrison Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Ben Harrison When Our Son Was Born Nearly Blind We Started an Eyeglass Business for Children 1 / 1 Back to Gallery It’s a dilemma for a lot of entrepreneurs -- when you are in the service or web-based industry, you desire a tangible product, and when you have a tangible product, you desire to be in the service or web space. You know, a classic case of “the grass is always greener.” This change of heart so-to-say may happen as … [Read more...] about When Our Son Was Born Nearly Blind We Started an Eyeglass Business for Children