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See how this fishermen’s laundry has been converted into a stunning contemporary home for sale for £475,000

PUBLISHED: 08:21 26 May 2018

The Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.com

The Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.com

See how this communal laundry room for fishermen’s cottages in Blakeney has cleaned up - with a major renovation into a contemporary home for sale.

The Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.comThe Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.com

It’s hard to imagine that this pretty flint cottage was once full of fishermen’s laundry..but now look at it. Located in the heart of Blakeney and just a short stroll from the quay, The Wash House is for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys.

The Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.comThe Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.com

Those fishermen would never have imagined their laundry would ever be worth close to half a million pounds!

The Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.comThe Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.com

Situated in a quiet corner of the closest ‘Loke’ to the quay, the cottage has been cleverly converted to offer a contemporary home.

The Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.comThe Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.com

A stable front door leads in to a high end ‘Alno’ fully fitted kitchen, which has space for a dining table and underfloor heating beneath the slate flooring.

The Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.comThe Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.com

The Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.comThe Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.com

This flows through to an open plan living area and you have a master bedroom partially screened from the living area by substantial oak posts. Fall asleep while gazing at the stars through the large lantern roof lights.

The Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.comThe Wash House, Blakeney; for sale for £475,000 with Sowerbys. Pic: www.sowerbys.com

There is a luxurious bathroom serving this bedroom and upstairs, a single bedroom or children’s room with bunk beds, with views across the loke, and a second bathroom,

Outside is a small seating area, which enjoys the afternoon sun.


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