This is a striking detached cottage boasting a wealth of character and is ideally located on the Belvoir Estate, in the beautiful Vale of Belvoir in Leicestershire.
Beautifully furnished throughout, the cottage provides stylish accommodation ideal for a get together with friends or family in a wonderful part of the country.
Set over three floors, with lovely views from the upper floors, there are six gorgeous individually styled bedrooms, three having the benefit of en-suite facilities and offering versatile accommodation with zip/link beds, including one on the ground floor.
The large kitchen/diner has everything the chef in the party needs to rustle up dinner for the whole group, or why not take advantage of local caterers enabling all guests to catch up over drinks before enjoying dinner in the elegant dining room, with views over the front lawn?
Guests can relax in the sitting room, on the sumptuous sofas that are positioned around the roaring open fire, ideal for those chilly evenings.
On a summer's day the sitting room doors to the garden can be swung open, allowing guests to enjoy the delights of alfresco dining, family games or a picnic on the lawn.
The stunning Belvoir Castle, ancestral home of the Dukes of Rutland is just a ten minute walk away and is open to the public on selected days throughout the summer months.
The nearby village of Woolstorpe has an excellent village pub and boasts Woolsthorpe Manor, the birthplace and home of Sir Isaac Newton, with its orchard being home to the most famous apple tree in the world!
Grantham, Lincoln, Melton Mowbray and beautiful Stamford are all within easy reach and offer a great opportunity to spend a day discovering plenty of interesting attractions.
Rutland Water Nature Reserve is just a half hours’ drive away and offers a multitude of activities for wildlife enthusiasts of all ages throughout the year.
This traditional, high quality cottage is a great base for a memorable holiday at any time of year.
Over three floors. Six bedrooms (five with TV):
2 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC,
1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with double sofa bed and en-suite shower, basin and WC,
1 x ground floor super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) leading to room with double sofa bed and en-suite shower, basin and WC,
1 x king-size double,
1 x eaves second floor super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request),
Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.
Second floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.
Kitchen with dining area (seats 6) and open fire.
Sitting room with open fire.
About the location
Grantham 8 miles; Melton Mowbray 9 miles.
An ancient picturesque village in the Vale of Belvoir home to the stunning Belvoir Castle. The Vale itself is the home of Melton Mowbray pork pies, stilton cheese, superb pubs, fine local ales and fruit cordials. Visitors can also enjoy the beautiful countryside and discover the fantastic food the region has to offer. Just one mile away, the village of Woolsthorpe located in a designated conservation area boasts evidence of medieval occupation and nestles alongside the River Devon on the border with Leicestershire and Lincolnshire. The ancient market town of Grantham lies in the heart of Lincolnshire, between historic Lincoln and Stamford. The town is best known as the birthplace of former Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher, and has a fine Gothic Guildhall and pretty riverside walks with adjacent water meadows and associated wildlife. There is a wide array of restaurants, tea rooms and pubs with plenty of scope for a shopping trip, along with many manor houses and walled gardens nearby to visit. Grantham is surrounded by rolling countryside and pretty woodland, with nearby Ponton Park Wood offering walks and lovely views across its forest and farmland. The city of Lincoln, Melton Mowbray and Stamford are all within easy reach and well worth a visit.