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Elm Hill

Waggon and Horses Lane, Norwich NR3 1HG, England
+44 1603 666071
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Lovely old medieval street

Hidden treasure of old city. Stumbled across accidentally and stepped back in time on cobbled... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
babs-4u
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Truro, United Kingdom
Visiting Ancient norwich

Any visit to Norwich must include walking in the Tombland area of the city, which is very close to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Dermott R
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cobbled streets” (57 reviews)
“teddy bear shop” (32 reviews)
“antique shops” (19 reviews)
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Waggon and Horses Lane, Norwich NR3 1HG, England
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+44 1603 666071
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Hidden treasure of old city. Stumbled across accidentally and stepped back in time on cobbled street and medieval buildings. Quiet area leading eventually into city centre. Plenty of restaurants and coffee shops in area near the riverside walk.

Thank babs-4u
Reviewed 6 days ago

Any visit to Norwich must include walking in the Tombland area of the city, which is very close to Norwich cathedral. This part of Norwich has hardly changed in several hundred years and a walk down the ancient cobbled streets are well worth the time...More

Thank Dermott R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a very good place for a walk especially when friends come from the other side of England. The house or shop were quite old style. insteresting

Thank harrisonuppaoma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Elem Hill and Waggon and Horses Lane are the most photograhed areas of the "fine city". Wear flat shoes, Elm Hills famous cobbles (now concreted firmly - back in the day they were loose..) are ankle killers to heel wearers! The shops are a delight,...More

Thank lindabits
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You are walking in a street that looked the same in the time of Henry VIII. It's not Disneyland or yet another phoney castle, it's real. It has atmosphere aplenty. Some signs (not enough!) explain what you see. Lose yourself in history here.

Thank Vijgeblad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited in autumn (fall) and the leaves were mainly a golden yellow. A cobbled street with very 'high' cobbles, ie not smoothed down, so can be quite tricky to walk on, especially as Elm Hill is indeed a hill & quite steep near the...More

Thank pd7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You get the feeling of very old buildings walking down this lane. There a a few cafes that look inviting too.

Thank Mavis V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The visitor information plaque describes this old street as “The Loveliest” in the city, which is quite a bold claim, which I’m pleased to say lived up to its reputation. There certainly is a lot of interesting history to this cobbled lane, which is well...More

Thank filthurlow
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Interesting little street that can easily be over looked. Cute little shops and houses to pass by and definitely a must if your into taking pictures.

Thank Vicky L
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We were really happy when we stumbled upon this quaint and pretty cobbled street early morning when no-one else was around. It felt like we could have been somewhere in rural France rather than Norwich and was a gem. Really worth the find.

Thank Briony J
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