Glinton near Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Centrally located opposite the church within the village of Glinton, is this delightful converted stone barn situated in the grounds of the owner's home. This spacious Glinton cottage offers an open plan living area on the ground floor, with an open fire and views of the private garden and the paddock beyond. Located on the first floor of this Glinton cottage is a large bedroom with original oak beams and sloping ceilings and a spacious en-suite bathroom. The patio garden of this Glinton cottage offers the opportunity to relax and enjoy a morning coffee before visiting the many attractions in the nearby city of Peterborough which include the cathedral, museum and art gallery. Also within a short distance of this Glinton cottage are Grimsthorpe and Oakham castles, Rutland County Museum, the nature reserve at Rutland Water and the market towns of Stamford and Spalding. There are many fascinating things to see and do from this lovely Glinton cottage.
One king-size double bedroom with en-suite bath, shower over, basin & WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen with open fire, dining area & sitting area with sofa bed.
Oil central heating with open fire in kitchen area. Electric oven & hob, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, library of books, games & DVDs. All fuel & power inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Travel cot & highchair available. Foldaway single bed available on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed, private patio garden with furniture. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Stabling & grazing for up to two horses available at additional cost & by prior arrangement with the owner. Shops 5 mins walk, pub 2 mins walk.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Games Room
About the location
Peterborough 6 miles; Stamford 12 miles; Spalding 17 miles.
Glinton is a large rural village with attractive stone cottages, some having decorative thatched roofs. This pretty Cambridgeshire village is within easy travelling distance to the city of Peterborough which offers many places of interest as well as a large shopping centre. The delightful market town of Stamford is known as the finest stone town in England and boasts many local places of interest, independent shops and tea rooms, whilst nearby is Burghley House which is known for its horse trials. A short drive away is the Georgian market town of Spalding, famous for its Flower Festival in May, when thousands of spring flowers decorate the carnival floats which pass along the riverbank and through the town. Spalding offers excellent shopping with weekly markets on Tuesdays and Saturdays, arts, craft and antique shops, as well as Ayscoughfee Hall and Gardens with its museum, and breath-taking gardens, both with free entry.