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Apple Tree Cottage

Branston, Lincolnshire (Ref. 1058267)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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Features

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  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

The property

Settled in the picturesque village of Branston, Lincolnshire, is this delightful terraced property, Apple Tree Cottage.

Sleeping up to six guests, the property has been renovated in order to showcase its original character, making it the ideal base for your countryside ramblings.

Be welcomed by an on-street parking space as you arrive, before heading through the stone archway into your charming dwelling.

Make your way into a homely kitchen, brightened by a brilliant skylight and fitted with beautiful wooden worktops; the space is well-equipped for all your meal-prepping needs, including a convenient dishwasher.

Continue through to the fabulous dining space, showcasing original stone features and enough seating for everyone to enjoy a meal whilst catching up about the great time you're having!

Progress through to the rustic sitting room, featuring gorgeous stone walls and ample seating to relax on and watch a movie on the flat-screen TV; switch on the woodburning stove for extra warmth.

In the evening, head upstairs to find three fabulous bedrooms, the first being a sleigh bed, the other being a tastefully decorated king-size and lastly, the twin room with pretty blue touches throughout and views of the back garden; all rooms contain ample storage and spaces to get ready for the day ahead.

The first floor is also served by a contemporary family bathroom that boasts a spacious walk-in shower and a toasty heated towel rail.

Outside, enjoy alfresco dining on the picnic bench whilst the kids and your canine companions play on the lawn; why not grab your bike from the lockable storage and embark on the Cow Sculpture Loop trail?

Your amenities are conveniently less than a mile away, including local-favourite Waggon & Horses pub, where you can enjoy tasty home-cooked meals and a pint (there's water on tap for your furry friend too)!

If you're looking for things to do nearby, cycle or walk the historic trail along the River Witham, take the family for a game of putty at Pottergate Golf Club, or visit Fiskerton Fen and enjoy a lakeside picnic while you spot the wildlife.

Travel to the village of Washingborough and relish some peaceful fishing at the local fishing lake, walk the grounds of Washingborough Hall, before enjoying great service and cask ales at The Ferry Boat pub.

Travel just under six miles to the thriving city of Lincoln, venture through the historic Steep Hill street with the Cathedral dominating the skyline, and visit the stunning gardens of the Arboretum, stroll around the Brayford Waterfront before stopping in one of many eateries nearby; history enthusiasts will enjoy touring the breathtaking Lincoln Castle, The Collection museum and the Medieval Bishops' Palace.

Be sure to visit the Lincolnshire Wolds AONB for many hiking and cycling trails to explore, or take the family to Sundown Adventureland and Robin Hoods Wheelgate Park where lots of fun can be had.

For your next escape to Lincolnshire, choose Apple Tree Cottage.

Summary

  • Three bedrooms: 1 x sleigh bed, 1 x king-size and 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • On-street parking for 1 car
  • Enclosed multi-level rear garden with lawned area, patio, shed, lockable storage and furniture
  • Well behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.4 miles, pub 0.2 miles
  • Note: This property is on a main road, please consider this when booking
  • Note: There are several steep steps inside and outside the property, additionally the stairs inside are split-level and may not be suitable for those with limited mobility

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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About the location

BRANSTON

Heighington 1.9 miles; Washingborough 2.5 miles; Lincoln 6 miles.

Tucked away in the Lincolnshire countryside, near the bustling city of Lincoln, is the rural village of Branston. The village has deep roots, dating back to Bronze Age and history fans will especially love visiting the breath-taking Branston Hall and the village's ancient 11th century church, All Saints. Branston is home to a large skatepark and recreation ground that are great for excursion lovers. Nature enthusiasts will benefit from visiting the village's marsh that rests in its centre, known as Branston's Jungle Stream, where frogs and yellow flag iris can be spotted. The village is served by numerous amenities, including: a convenience shop, a village hall with a play area, eateries and the popular Waggon & Horses pub that serves up tasty, authentic dishes. The River Witham runs nearby, perfect for an afternoon stroll accompanied by a picnic, before watching the wildlife at Fiskerton Fen Nature Reserve. The village also within reach of the thriving city of Lincoln, the market town of Boston and Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, providing visitors with a peaceful base while also being able to make the most of the wider area.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas