Named after a 12th century Lord, Heacham is situated on a coastal area known as The Wash & is in the heart of lots of beaches & tourist attractions. For all the fun of the fair, you can head to Hunstanton where the beach seems to go on for miles, & you will find a small fairground, seaside amusements & a Sea Life Centre. Norfolk Lavender, Caithness Crystal & Langham Glass are all close by & also within easy reach lies the city of Kings Lynn with its historical old quarter & guided walks. Head to Wells-next-the-Sea, with its narrow gauge railway & quay. In fact, its a great place for pottering, enjoying the mix of traditional & artisan shops & numerous places to eat. Add in National Trust properties & stately homes such as Holkham Hall, great walks & cycle routes, golf courses, bird watching & wildlife viewing opportunities, you will quickly see why this part of the coast is so very popular. Shop & restaurant 10 yards, pubs & restaurants 600 yards.