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Address: Waggon and Horses Lane, Norwich NR3 1HG, England
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Enchanting!

I have lived in or near Norwich for decades, and never tire of strolling up, or down, Elm Hill. This narrow cobbled street with its olde worlde shops, and a few artisans, is... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Barrie L
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have lived in or near Norwich for decades, and never tire of strolling up, or down, Elm Hill. This narrow cobbled street with its olde worlde shops, and a few artisans, is absolutely enchanting. I used to take my children to the Britons Arms on a Saturday morning. Now I take grandchildren, if they are staying. If in Norwich,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is Norwich's link to its medieval past. Worth a stroll night or day. A beautifully preserved street.

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Acre, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Elm Hill street is fascinating! While walking around, reading the round blue signs is a must, and if you have a tour guide, it'd be a great experience! The street and its structures have many hidden stories to tell!

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Elm Hill is a time travel to the medieval age. The street line amazingly cobbled, the houses shops around. There’s a fantastic Teddy bear shop, with all kinds of those warming toys you can imagine. Even the trees seems to have stories to tell. We’ve been told from locals that some shooting of Harry Potter took place in Elm Hill.

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Swardeston
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This old cobbled street seems to have been remarkably unchanged through the ages. Well worth a stroll. Note also there are a couple of excellent shops for the 'arty' - an artisan jewellers half way down and one selling 'objects' by local artists at the top.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have walked along Elm Hill several times and each time I feel so reminiscent of the old ways in Norwich as told in history books. The cobbled stone lane nestled a variey of shops and a nostalgic tearoom that is indeed a hidden gem. The little gift shop in the corner is a treat.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very pleasant way to spend an hour or two. Various shops, a cafe or two and a cobbled street. It also has a river walk near and one of the oldest hotels 2 minutes away to stay or to have a lunch. One of Norwich cathedrals is also very near.

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Thank Berlin377
Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully preserved medieval street with cobbled stone road and lovely buildings. Some are small shops (antiques, up market gifts, coins and watches, art galleries and a cafe/restaurant) but some are still residences. Little alleys lead down to the river, including the landing stage for boat trips. There is a small pay and display car park if you must bring your... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lm Hill reflects the true character of Norwich and its history. Nice, friendly full off history and not changed a bit over many years.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a nicew place to have a walk through enroute to other atractions such as the cathedral or river. Make sure you look upwards too. Not much good for wheelchirs or prams due to cobbles.

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