Set in an ideal location for touring Leicestershire, Farm View House is a detached cottage in the quiet village of Somerby, just south of Melton Mowbray.
With an interior presented to an exceptional standard and an enclosed garden enjoying a sunny patio, this cottage is perfect for families, friends and couples alike.
The modern farmhouse style kitchen boasts a fabulous range cooker backed by a redbrick wall.
Enjoy morning coffee at the breakfast island in the centre of the room, and make good use of the modern appliances on hand.
Curl up on the sofa in the lounge and feel the warmth from the contemporary woodburner on the wall.
Spotlights on the ceiling highlight every thoughtful detail, and the considered choice of designer fixtures add a quality finish.
Get together for an informal family dinner after an afternoon of country walks, the natural light drawn in through the patio doors only enhances the fine woodwork, or finish off the day spending time together in the double garage with games room mezzanine games room, where you can enjoy a game of darts or pool on the full sized pool table.
Head up the plush carpet to the set of bedrooms on the first floor.
The master bedroom benefits an en-suite shower, whilst the additional bedrooms utilise the sleek family bathroom.
This small village offers a pub, small Post Office (only open certain days) and a large equestrian centre.
Enjoy walking through Burrough Hill Country Park and exploring its diverse wildlife habitats and varied areas to visit.
Historically the area was famous for foxhunting and as a reputed birthplace of Stilton cheese.
Rutland Water Nature Reserve offers birdwatching, walking and cycling, whilst the lively town of Melton Mowbray provides antique shops, cafes and pubs as well as being famous for its pies and Stilton Cheese and is also the Rural capital of Food!
This lovely house in Somerby is the ideal choice for a relaxing holiday in the English Midlands.
Three bedrooms: 2 x king-size doubles (one with en-suite shower room with shower, basin and WC), 1 x twin (zip and link, can be a double on request). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with breakfast bar. Living/dining room with woodburning stove. Games room.
About the location
Melton Mowbray 6.8 miles; Leicester 15.7 miles
This small village is located south of Melton Mowbray and east of Leicester. Home to a church, pub, small post office, and a large Equestrian Centre, this peaceful country village is ideal for touring the whole of Leicestershire. For those who enjoy walking and getting out in the countryside, Burrough Hill Country Park is close by with historic features and superb views. As well as the grassy hilltop, there are diverse wildlife habitats and varied areas to visit within the park. The area was famous for foxhunting and as a reputed birthplace of Stilton cheese. The next town to the east is Oakham, with Oakham Castle, Rutland County Museum and many shops, pubs and restaurants. Rutland Water Nature Reserve provides one of the most important wildfowl sanctuaries in Great Britain, and is a Site of Special Scientific Interest. From birdwatching and fishing to walking and cycling, Rutland Water Park has it all! The Anglian Water Birdwatching Centre is open the year-round and Bugtopia is a small interactive zoo showcasing over 75 species of invertebrates and reptiles, as well as a gift shop - plenty of fun for the whole family! Melton Mowbray is well known for its pies, and offers a host of cafes, butchers’, as well as more shops and pubs. The city of Leicester is bursting with culture, sports, festivals throughout the summer and plenty of places to eat and drink. A lovely location for romantic mini breaks and family-friendly holidays.