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Bat Attic Cottage

Stixwould near Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire View on map (Ref. 21213)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • Miss Pritchard
    October 2016
    “Beautiful little cottage in ...”
    Beautiful little cottage in stunning location, central for a number of activities/places to visit. The property was extremely welcoming and from the second you enter the door feels like home. Attention to detail by the owners was exceptional with little touches such as fresh milk and biscuits for the first cup of tea and Halloween touches made the break that much more enjoyable. Visited later in the year for a 60th birthday but will definitely be returning in summer months to make the most of ...


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Woodhall Spa 2 miles.

This charming attached cottage is centrally located in the peaceful village of Stixwould, two miles from the village of Woodhall Spa, six miles from Horncastle and twenty miles from Lincoln.

Renovated to a high standard, this Grade II listed Woodhall Spa cottage was originally built as a Victorian schoolhouse and provides an excellent base for those wanting to enjoy the glorious surrounding countryside, fantastic nearby golf courses and interesting villages and towns.

The three pretty bedrooms at this Woodhall Spa cottage offer flexible accommodation for any family or group of friends, and a relaxing atmosphere is created by the traditional furnishings that complement the original features.

There is a comfortable sitting room that benefits from a cosy woodburner housed in a feature fireplace, a delightful, well-equipped kitchen with dining area and outside this Stixwould cottage, guests will find peace in the lovely wrap-around garden.

Nearby Woodhall Spa is a beautiful village that lies at the foothills of the Lincolnshire Wolds; there is a good choice of pubs, restaurants, independent shops and leisure facilities, including a heated outdoor swimming pool.

Numerous cycling and walking opportunities are available close by and two renowned golf courses can be easily reached.

A short drive from the cottage brings you to the market town of Horncastle, which offers a prominent antiques centre, whilst a little further lies the historic city of Lincoln, with its imposing cathedral and castle.

With much to enjoy in the area, this Woodhall Spa cottage has something for everybody.


Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. First floor basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburner.


  • Gas central heating with woodburner
  • Gas Rayburn range cooker with 2 hot plates, combination oven/microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Bike storage
  • Enclosed lawned garden with furniture, BBQ and fenced pond
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles
  • Note: There is a fenced pond at this property, so children should be supervised.

About the location


Horncastle 6 miles; Louth 20 miles.

Woodhall Spa is a leafy, beautifully appointed village in the foothills of the Lincolnshire Wolds, designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village, once considered an ‘Inland Resort’, is the home of the English Golf Union and has two outstanding golf courses, plus plenty of interesting shops, pubs and restaurants. There is much to do in Woodhall Spa, including a heated open air swimming pool and a range of sports and leisure facilities, woodland walks, a children's play area, and even a small, quirky cinema, once an original picture house in the late 19th century. The town of Horncastle, a major antiques centre, is just 6 miles away, and Tattershall Lakes Country Park, ideal for fishing and watersports, is just a 10 minute drive. The Roman city of Lincoln is only 20 miles away, and the East coast a leisurely 35 minute drive away. There are some great walks and cycle routes nearby, or you can just relax in an idyllic country village environment.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas