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Grooms Cottage

Uppingham, Lincolnshire (Ref. 993253)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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10 Customer Review(s)

  • “We had a wonderful week, the cottage was perfect for a quiet getaway.”

    I was a little worried as they accept pets, but it was incredibly clean. Everything was high quality and far exceeded our expectations. The area is lovely and having the horses across from the cottage was amazing. The old piano and bookshelves kept us busy, and the kids enjoyed telling Alexa to play music at breakfast.

    I was a little worried as they accept pets, but it was incredibly clean. Everything was high quality and far exceeded our expectations. The area is lovely and having the horses across from the cottage was amazing. The old piano and bookshelves kept us busy, and the kids enjoyed telling Alexa to play music at breakfast. We were very sad to leave, we all would have quite happily moved in.

    - Mrs Jackson, October 2020

The property

Uppingham 7.3 miles.

Located on the grounds of a working riding school and livery yard between the tranquil villages of East Norton and Hallaton in Leicestershire.

is this delightful barn conversion.

The property has undergone extensive renovation to provide a warm and homely base for friends and families seeking to explore this lovely rural area of the East Midlands.

Each room has been individually styled with a light decor and plenty of modern and plush furnishings, giving that welcoming feeling throughout.

Spend your evenings in the spacious sitting room with a warming woodburning stove to keep you warm during the chillier winter months.

Walk through to the open-plan kitchen/diner, with plenty of seating so you can enjoy a delicious homemade meal over a well-deserved glass of champagne.

The kitchen itself has been fitted to a high-standard and provides all you could need to cook up a storm for the whole family!

The property boasts two bedrooms, one King size and one double.

Discover the rear courtyard garden with plenty of seating options so you can enjoy a refreshing beverage in the evening sun.

Discover the nearby Rockingham Castle, dating back 900 years and sitting within stunning Tudor-style gardens, perfect for exploring.

Discover the neighbouring village of Hallaton, listed as The Sunday Times ten Best Villages in Britain, and is the perfect place to visit for its two popular pubs and a tea room for some fine food and drink options.

The nearby city of Leicester is also growingly popular for its wonderful tourist attractions, such as the National Space Centre, Abbey Park and Leicester Cathedral, all well-worth a visit.

Grooms Cottage is the ultimate choice for a rural break to the open countryside.

This property can be booked together with Property ID: 951474 to sleep 10.

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x King-size double, 1 x double
  • Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove.
  • Woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, toaster, kettle, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for three cars
  • Courtyard patio area with furniture
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3.0 miles and pub 1.5 miles
  • 2 well-behaved pets allowed. Horse riding is available and can be arranged privately with the owners.

About the location

UPPINGHAM

Oakham 6.1 miles; Rutland Water 5.6 miles; Stamford 12.5 miles; Melton Mowbray 17 miles; Leicester 20 miles.

Uppingham is a picturesque traditional Rutland market town with honey-coloured stone buildings offering a range of speciality shops, traditional family retailers, antique galleries, art galleries and tea rooms as well as country pubs, a weekly Friday market and an award-winning Heritage Trail which highlights the many historic features of the town. In the centre is the Market Square with the original fountain, where a temporary livestock market has been held every year since 1889. Uppingham and the surrounding area are steeped in history and offer something to suit all tastes and interests. Many sporting events are available at Rutland Water including walking, fly fishing, birdwatching, cycling and horse riding as well as golf, rock climbing, a high rope course and numerous watersports. Just a short drive takes you to Burghley House, one of the grandest houses of the Elizabethan Age, home to Burghley Horse Trails and offering Capability Brown-designed gardens. This stunning house was used in the filming of Pride and Prejudice and The Da Vinci Code. Rockingham Castle, built on behalf of William the Conqueror, is open to the public throughout the summer, and plays host to events throughout the year including International Horse Trials, music festivals and family events. The town of Stamford, known as the finest stone town in England, and Oakham with its castle with horseshoes, heritage trail, and bi-weekly markets and monthly farmers’ market, are both worth a visit. Rockingham Speedway offers numerous track events throughout the year, or why not try out one of their many track days? The area boasts many award-winning pubs and restaurants with local produce such as cheese, bread, meats and fish, all of which can be bought at one of the many markets in the Rutland area. Visit the city of Leicester, nestling on the River Soar on the edge of the National Forest and the burial place of King Richard III, or the 'Rural Capital of Food' Melton Mowbray, home to the famous Pork Pie and Stilton cheese.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

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