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Grange Farm Cottage

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  • 9 Guests

  • 4 Bedrooms

  • 3 Bathrooms

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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79 Customer Reviews

  • "Wow just got back from a wonderful weekend here and we all loved it."

    Very comfortable had everything we needed lovely walk down the lane lovely view's. It really was a perfect family get away .The hamper was lovely thank you . Would love to stay again .

    Reviewed by Kelly4.7Feb 2024

  • "We had a great weekend stay at Grange Farm Cottage, very comfortable."

    nice open fire and everything we could possibly need was provided. We will definitely be coming back soon.

    Thank you for your feedback Property Owner

    Reviewed by Steven5.0Jan 2024

  • "A great place to stay…."

    2nd time we’ve stayed here over the New Year Period. The property offers plenty of room for the family to all get together under one roof. Bonus is we can take the dogs too - shame we won’t be able to rebook in the future as it will no longer be accepting dogs but I understand it’s the owners choice. Saw lots of wildlife including a buzzard and a magnificent stag with the herd.

    Thank you for your feedback Property Owner

    Reviewed by Dawn4.4Dec 2023

  • "Nice sized cottage and well equipped for family stay."

    Great for dogs, with secure garden in a peaceful location yet convenient for trips out.

    Many thanks Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sharon5.0Dec 2023

  • "We were delighted to arrive at this holiday cottage and not only find that it was warm and very clean, but it had also been beautifully decorated for Christmas, complete with a big Christmas tree in the hall."

    The kitchen was extremely well equipped. We’d brought all sorts of things to prepare our family Christmas dinner and didn’t need any of them. There was also a very nice basket of food goodies that was very welcome. The upstairs part of the cottage was kept as two separate cottages accessed by two different staircases and this worked very well for us, with the children and their parents in one “wing” and other adults in the other side. If we have a family get-together in this part of the country again we will definitely choose to return to Grange Farm Cottage.

    Thank you very much Property Owner

    Reviewed by Michelle5.0Dec 2023

  • "Cottage was lovely."

    Very spacious. Bedrooms and bathrooms very comfortable. Well equipped kitchen. Loved having a pantry! Communication with Nicola was excellent.

    Thank you for your feedback Property Owner

    Reviewed by Kathryn5.0Dec 2023

  • "We had a lovely break."

    It was just what we were looking for to get the dogs away from fireworks. I heard a few but the dogs didnt as they were in the diatance - bonus! The garden was perfect, always a worry that the chihuahua might find a tiny gap in the fence but it was great! Also high enough to cover for the lab and collie. All in all a great little holiday place.

    Many thanks Property Owner

    Reviewed by Hayley5.0Nov 2023

  • "A fantastic stay in wonderful accommodation, we will definitely be rebooking to stay again"

    Thank you for your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Kind regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Bob5.0Sep 2023

  • "Beautiful cottage surround by amazing scenery."

    The cottage had everything you needed for a home from home experience. You would need a car if staying here to get to shops etc. The beds were really comfortable and the kitchen is well equipped. Although the garden is a wrap around garden you can't see the views unless you go outside the gates, which is a shame but understand why it is like that to keep dogs in. On arrival was a basket of goodies for us and the dogs which was a nice touch. Few things need improving such as garden furniture was very uncomfortable and some falling apart, the smell of strong petroleum-based liquid in the hallway, which gave me lots of headaches and dusting of cobwebs in bedrooms. Overall a really comfy stay with no people around.

    Thank you for your feedback. We take onboard your comments. Many thanks. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sarah3.8Aug 2023

  • "We all had a wonderful stay at Grange farm cottage."

    It was a stunning, quiet and relaxing place to stay. Loved that it was surrounded by fields and countryside but only 5 mins from Sleaford for amenities. All the beds were comfortable as was the furniture and love how the cottage was laid out. The dining room was lovely and peaceful just to sit in and do reading or coloring with the kids. We appreciate that it is in the countryside and there will of course be bugs and spiders, however, there was quite a lot of cellar spider activity and cobwebs which had not been cleaned from places for a while as they had dust accumilated on them. There was cobwebs in most of the rooms and even some coming from the dining room tv to the curtains behind it. Under window sills and lower even still under bedstands and behind beds. Some were head height even. I think the cottage would benefit from a deep clean to make sure the cobwebs are gone and maybe it would reduce the amount of spiders!. We loved every other aspect of the cottage though, the garden was a blessing and the kids and dogs loved it. The welcome pack of goodies was appreciated too and the plum loaf was delicious. Thankyou once more!.

    Thank you for your feedback. Im glad you had a lovely stay at the cottage, we are onto the cobwebs! At this time of year they are a menace. Kind regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Gemma4.7Aug 2023

  • "Lovely cosy home, spacious and very inviting for a large family."

    Perfect place to take your dogs away for a quiet break. Garden is wonderful. It’s large and secure with a lovely lawn and fruit trees. We easily parked 3 cars. Would recommend to families with slightly older children as the beaches are 1 hour 20 minutes away. Ideal for a relaxing holiday away from busy towns. The house is already supplied with what you need day to day in the kitchen cupboards and drawers and an iron and hairdryers etc. Toilet rolls are Andrex non quilted so absolutely fine. Thank you kindly we had a great holiday.

    Thank you for your feedback! Kind regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Alice5.0Jul 2023

  • "This is an excellent property for a family or group of friends."

    Spacious, well equipped and clean with plenty of room outside to play and explore ! We stayed here for a local family wedding, so three showers, lots of space and mirrors came in very handy!

    Thank you very much. Regards, Nicola. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Deborah5.0Jun 2023

  • "The cottage was immaculate, we had everything we needed."

    There was coffee, tea, biscuits, cake, cheese and milk to welcome us. There are outstanding walks straight from the cottage that we really enjoyed. The garden is so beautiful with lots of seating and a barbecue.

    Thank you so much for your feedback and continued support. Glad you enjoyed your stay at the cottage! Many thanks, Nicola. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Jan5.0Jun 2023

  • "We had a beautiful weekend at the cottage."

    Waking right outside the gates for the dogs very quiet no main roads. Cottage was lovely and cool inside as weather was extremely hot! Inclosed garden for our 4 legged friends, great location for walks across the country side.

    Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay! Regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Nicky5.0Jun 2023

  • "We really enjoyed our stay at Grange farm."

    Beautiful, country cottage for a family get together. The welcome tray was a very nice touch and the garden was so, so pretty in the Lincolnshire sunshine.

    Thank you for your feedback. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay! Regards Property Owner

    Reviewed by Fiona5.0May 2023

  • "A very comfortable and homely environment."

    Lots of thoughtful touches. It was lovely to be able to bring all of our dogs with us. Wonderful walks and views in every direction.

    Thank you for your kind feedback it is much appreciated. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sarah5.0May 2023

  • "Enjoyed every minute of the stay, what a great place ,no hesitation in ..."

    Enjoyed every minute of the stay, what a great place ,no hesitation in recommending grange farm cottage,

    Thank you very much! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Steve5.0Apr 2023

  • "Me and my family stayed here over the Easter weekend and thoroughly enjoyed our stay."

    Our group consisted of 6 adults, 2 children, a baby and a fur baby and I can honestly say it catered for us all. The accommodation was very clean and comfortable, everything you may need at hand. The garden was large, secure and a very private. We spent a lot of time outside in the sun trap just outside of the kitchen window. We would definitely recommend grange farm cottage. Thank you for a wonderful stay. Nicole and family.

    Thank you very much! Regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Nicole5.0Apr 2023

  • "A lovely cottage with everything that we needed."

    Great garden and plenty of room inside for two families, making a very enjoyable stay.

    Thank you very much! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Rhian5.0Apr 2023

  • "Such a great property and location."

    The cottage looks stunning from the outside and is in such a great location. Inside we had everything we needed and also the decor and furnishings were all to a very high standard and fitted very well with the whole look of the property. The owner must be very proud to have such a great place that she can share with guests.

    Thank you so much for your feedback. I am indeed very proud to share the cottage with guests! Glad you enjoyed your stay. Regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Michael5.0Mar 2023

  • "We had a lovely family weekend away."

    Lots of room, clean and comfortable with plenty of things to do nearby.

    Thank you for your feedback Property Owner

    Reviewed by Matthew5.0Mar 2023

  • "If you want peace, quiet, rest and relaxation this is the house for you."

    Surrounded by beautiful countryside, a short drive away from nearby towns. There is everything you need and plenty of space.

    Thank you for your feedback. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Elaine4.7Feb 2023

  • "We had a lovely family stay at this beautiful Farm House."

    The house was very large and comfortable with everything you would need.Log fire waiting to light on arrival and some goodies in the kitchen. Plenty of room for the nine of us including the lovely bedrooms and the children and dogs really enjoyed the very large enclosed garden. Plenty of walks nearby and places to visit. We had an excellent Sunday Roast at the local Pub and were made very welcome there as well. Fabulous stay and we all said will return.

    Thank you for your feedback. Glad you enjoyed your stay! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Brigitte5.0Feb 2023

  • "Beautiful property - perfect for our family weekend."

    What a lovely surprise to find the welcome pack in the kitchen - we had everything we needed.

    Thank you for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Claire5.0Jan 2023

  • "We had a wonderful time in this cottage."

    There was 3 familes and we all came together to celebrate my mum's 70th birthday. There was plenty of space to relax, cook and play games in the evening in front of the fire. The location is stunning and there are lovely walks and a traditional pub near by. Lincoln is onky about 20mins away in the car and is a great day out. All in all this was the perfect place for us. Thank you

    We are glad you enjoyed the 70th weekend celebrations. Thank you for your comments. Kind regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Claire5.0Jan 2023

  • "Absolutely perfect for Xmas."

    Lovely place thoughtful touches for Xmas. Well equipped we had a lovely time . Highly recommended

    Thank you for your feedback. Regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Karen5.0Dec 2022

  • "Grange Farm Cottage was a beautiful property to stay in and explore the area."

    It was very well equipped, comfortable, clean and the decoration was lovely too. The owner clearly put a lot of time and energy into making the place a real home from home, and we appreciated that. There was more than enough space for us all, and the dog loved the enclosed garden. I would absolutely book it again, as we only stayed for a weekend, and I think I'd have liked a little longer there.

    Thank you for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed the weekend and look forward to welcoming you back! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sabrina5.0Sep 2022

  • "This property ticked every box for us on this family holiday."

    Location,accommodation excellent.Had an issue on the last day with what turned out to be a burst water pipe but didn’t affect us unduly could have been much worse if it had happened during our stay. A huge thankyou to Nicola who was prepared to meet us to collect items we had forgotten.

    You're very welcome! What a day that was! Regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Celia4.7Aug 2022

  • "Such a lovely week away at Grange Farm Cottage."

    Comfortable beds and the cottage is really well equipped.

    Thank you for your feedback. Regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Elizabeth5.0Aug 2022

  • "Charming cottage."

    We really enjoyed our stay at Grange Farm Cottage. On arrival it was clean and tidy throughout. Nice touches were the welcome box (with tea, coffee, biscuits, cake and milk) and the fresh cut flowers in the dining room. The accommodation was originally two farm workers cottages which had been knocked through on the lower floor to become one. The bedrooms were comfy. The showers (one en-suite and one downstairs) were powerful and probably one of the best showers we have had in all the cottages we have holidayed in. There was also a lovely bright en-suite with a bath. The lounge was comfy with enough arm chairs for us all. The kitchen had all the equipment we needed. The garden was secure so there were no concerns about the dogs when they were outside. There were three separate seating areas outside. A little table with four chairs providing a cool sheltered area, a picnic table around the patio with two loungers and another nearer to the road. The garden was mostly laid to lawn with a few areas planted up with cottage style flowers and a few established trees. The cottage was accessible only by a small No through road which meant it had very little traffic noise. It is surrounded by fields with wildlife corridors. We saw deers, foxes, rabbits, hares, kites, buzzards and barn-owls all from within the cottage or along the road. Because the weather was very hot we stayed close to the cottage visiting Woodland Waters, Culverthorpe Hall and furthest away Rutland Water. All good for dog walking with some shade. We ate out a couple of times at the Horseshoe pub (in Silk Willoughby). The food was great and the staff friendly, we would highly recommend. Also the Four Seasons Garden Centre provided all we needed for a posh ploughman’s. If you want a back to nature, quiet family getaway this cottage is perfect.

    Thank you very much for your kind feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed the wildlife and the local area so much! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Karen5.0Jul 2022

  • "The cottage was immaculate when we arrived, there was also tea, coffee, fresh milk, cake and biscuits, all most welcome after a long journey."

    We saw lots of wildlife as it’s a really quite location but it’s also really easy to get to the shops in Sleaford. We had a wonderful time and will definitely rebook!

    We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back! Property Owner

    Reviewed by Jan5.0Jun 2022

  • "I appreciate that it is a cottage style, however we found the kitchen a little small for us."

    If, like us, you wish to cook together there is not a lot of room. Plus no extractor fan, we couldn't find it in case there is one. That was the one minus point for us. All the plus points outweigh the minus one. Really comfortable beds, beautiful location, fantastic for dog owners, etc, etc. Probabily going to hurt for availability but I would definitely recommend this cottage.

    Thank you for your lovely feedback. Property Owner

    Reviewed by David5.0Jun 2022

  • "Cottage was comfortable and well appointed, only things that were lacking were cereal bowls and a hand held sieve for draining rice."

    I’m nit picking slightly here, all the other pots and pans worked - even the frying pan was decent! Cottage is quite isolated, which we liked, and our dogs loved the garden too. Unfortunately weather was too windy for too much sitting out there! Stairs and floor levels need to be taken with care, if like me you are visually impaired, but the cottage is an older building so these things are to be expected. Original fireplaces and latch internal doors give the cottage character. Two fridges and a small freezer gave plenty of food storage Well supplied with toilet and shower facilities, all fairly new and in keeping with the character of the cottage Would love to have seen pictures of this building before it was renovated and converted into one building

    Thank you for your feedback. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Linda4.7May 2022

  • "Absolutely superb, most peaceful and relaxing stay we have ever had."

    Thank you for your feedback. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Paul5.0May 2022

  • "This was a beautiful home,with lots of room for three couples and four dogs."

    Very comfortable and extremely clean, lots of dishes and cooking utensils provided. Nice welcome pack provided also. Two bathrooms and one toilet shower,bit awkward for one of the couples...but understandable in one house. The one issue....a small one is we had to purchase more toilet rolls,washing up liquid, dish cloth,dishwasher tablets,and kindling and coal for the fire. We also got a bit of a shock when we got caught in the middle of a hunt, with riders and hounds. We took advantage of the short walk to the pub in Silk Willoughby,visited the Tally Ho for dinner one night,had a day by the sea in Skegness,and visited the pretty town of Woodhall Spa. Everyone was so friendly and helpful. We would defiantly recommend a visit to this part of the world,and a stay in your beautiful property. Thank you

    Thank you very much for your kind feedback. I'm sorry that you ran out of toilet rolls! The fire is laid ready for lighting with a basket of logs, and we provide enough kindling for one or two more fires, with it being self catering accommodation. Kind regards, Nicola. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sharon5.0Feb 2022

  • "Thanks Nicola, we absolutely loved your cottage."

    The cottage was lovely and cosy for a family weekend away for 9 of us. We were due to travel as one of the storms hit the UK and Nicola kept us up to date with the local weather so we could make an informed decision whether to delay our departure or travel as planned. Plenty of utensils, pots and pans for cooking, and the washing machine definitely came in handy after a very wet and muddy walk. The boot room is also brilliant for storing muddy boots. The bedrooms are a lovely size and we loved the walk in shower. The garden is a lovely size with plenty of tables and chairs - just a pity the weather was so awful that we couldn't use it. Definitely recommended - there's nothing not to like.

    Thank you very much. I hope the storm didn't ruin your holiday! Regards, Nicola. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Debbie5.0Feb 2022

  • "We had a fabulous week in Grange Farm Cottage."

    The location was perfect for us and all our Spaniels - great walks straight from the door. The cottage is ideal for a large family get away with a great mix of bedroom and bathroom options. Because of the nature of the cottage there is a small (but well worth ) compromise on clothes storage space in a couple of the bedrooms but this did not impact upon our enjoyment of the cottage. The cottage has everything you would need for a very enjoyable break. The revelation for us was the boot / drying room - an absolute god send to clean and dry off the dogs ( and the humans) before entering the cottage. The whole group ( 7 adults and 2 teenagers and 3 Spaniels) unanimously agreed that a return visit is a must - perhaps in the summer when we can enjoy the enclosed garden. The cottage is located in a rural location along a farm track and ideally situated for exploring Lincolnshire or further afield - we enjoyed a day trip the Sandringham which the Spaniels loved. Thank you for a lovely stay.

    Thank you very much for your kind words. I will try to find a way to incorporate more clothes storage for future guests. Kind regards. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Steven4.7Feb 2022

  • "A beautiful and well equipped house."

    Excellent place to stay when attending a wedding at the Aswarby Rectory.

    Thank you very much for your kind words. Glad you had a good weekend. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sue5.0Jan 2022

  • "The bathroom facilities were not suitable for the amount of people the property ..."

    The bathroom facilities were not suitable for the amount of people the property can accommodate There was only one shower upstairs and some of us had to go downstairs to use the toilet because you had to walk through someone’s bedroom to get to bathroom

    Reviewed by Karen2.8Dec 2021

  • "My family (from all over the country) and I stayed for the weekend at the beginning of December."

    There were 7 of us in total. The cottage was beautiful and felt very homely and welcoming as soon as we walked in. There was a fire waiting for us in the cosy sitting room and the owner had put up a Christmas tree and decorations, which was lovely as this was our family Christmas catch-up! The kitchen was very well stocked with everything you could possibly need; lots of pots and pans, utensils and beautiful china. We have enjoyed eating in the formal dining room. All of the beds were very comfortable. The bedrooms are all very spacious with amazing views. We took our dog so the boot room was great for cleaning her up after a walk. The garden is totally enclosed and safe so we didn't have to follow her around and she enjoyed exploring by herself! The local pub is less than a mile away and well worth a visit. We didn't eat, but the food looked delicious. The landlord was extremely friendly and welcoming and made a fuss of our dog. There's a nice garden centre a short walk from the pub which also serves food and so much more. I would highly recommend Grange Farm! We will definitely be returning in the future, possible in the summer so we can enjoy the BBQ and lovely garden.

    Reviewed by Debbie5.0Dec 2021

  • "The cottage was perfect and better than described."

    The bedrooms were good sizes, clean and beds incredibly comfortable. The ensuite had an amazing bath tub so deep I felt like I was going swimming and the downstairs shower was fantastic. The kitchen was very well equipped and had a lovely welcome package awaiting us. The living room was spacious yet cosy, plenty of room for the 6 of us who stayed. The boot room was a fantastic and well needed addition that was used daily with our dogs. For a large house it was always very warm. The local pub was lovely, dogs and children welcome and such a friendly atmosphere, but make sure to take a torch as it is pitch black,but one is supplied at the cottage. The only negative point about the whole cottage was that there were a constant presence of flies in the cottage , but we put this down to the pile of burning manure opposite the cottage,not ideal but was manageable. Perhaps fly spray could be provided? But other then that a really lovely cottage and would definitely return

    Reviewed by Lucy5.0Oct 2021

  • "Very well equipped cottage with lovely garden."

    Has bedrooms at two different ends of the cottage (reached by separate stairs) which makes it perfect for two families. Garden is great for dogs.

    Reviewed by Heidi5.0Oct 2021

  • "We all would definitely go again."

    Our holiday enjoyment was enhanced so much by the superb weather during our stay

    Thank you so much for your feedback. I'm glad the weather stayed warm for you. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Alfred5.0Sep 2021

  • "Set well back from any main road if you enjoy the peace and tranquility of the countryside then this is the cottage for you."

    The silence only broken by the call of a high-flying raptor or the hum of a distant combine harvester. Lovely and clean, a home away from home. Great to sit out in the late evening and star gaze with just the bats and the high pitched call of an owl chick in the old tree opposite the cottage to keep your group company. Highly recommended and looking forward to returning.

    Reviewed by Karl4.7Aug 2021

  • "Lovely, well-appointed cottage which was perfect for our family - three generations of 6 adults and three young children."

    Reviewed by Dave5.0Jul 2021

  • "Lovely cottage, perfect for dogs , great location."

    Reviewed by Julia5.0Jun 2021

  • "We had a lovely time at the cottage, we stayed here for 2 nights."

    There was plenty of room for us all (5 adults, 4 children and a dog) The garden was perfect as it was secure for the children and the dog with fencing all around. Great area as it was quiet and peaceful. Would definitely stay here again.

    Reviewed by Rhianne4.7Apr 2021

  • "Such a relaxing week, the cottage has everything we needed in an ideal location."

    Like a tardis, the cottage is massive on the inside. Who needs to go abroad when you can have staycations like this

    Reviewed by Paul5.0Oct 2020

  • "Garden was absolutely fantastic for the dogs."

    They loved having the freedom to run round and it was comforting to know they were safe and enclosed. The cottage is beautiful and plenty of room. We had an amazing week away.

    Reviewed by Kate5.0Sep 2020

  • "The cottage was brilliant and accommodated all of us (5 adults, 4 kids and pets) perfectly."

    We were well situated for several different day trips, just a fairly short car journey away.

    Reviewed by Samantha4.7Aug 2020

  • "The cottage is in a lovely setting."

    Comfortable and cosy. Great fenced garden for the dogs with footpaths all around. We did a 'couple's come dine with me' event, badminton in the garden, movie nights, golf, fishing and riding nearby. Lots of wildlife including birds, fallow deer, bunnies and hares, Perfect covid getaway.

    Reviewed by Susan4.7Jul 2020

  • "It was fantastic and just what we were looking for, quite, home like comfort in a gorgeous location with all the conveniences provided for!"

    I while go back again and again to this well presented, extremely beautiful house. We had a lovely time, everything we needed and wished for was available.

    Reviewed by Neelam5.0Jul 2020

  • "Great house everything you need."

    Fully enclosed garden great for dogs. Very warm house.

    Reviewed by Carolyn5.0Mar 2020

  • "A fabulous cottage with a great room layout and masses of space both inside and out."

    Beautifully decorated for a Christmas visit and spotlessly clean throughout. Lovely cosy lounge with an open fire and the kitchen has everything you need to cater for a large group, including a huge table in the dining room for all to eat together. The kids loved the garden as it is great for hide and seek, especially at night time.2 staircases to bedrooms is great to keep the kids apart when a bit of peace is need and super facilities for keeping everyone clean including the dog and the washing.Very peaceful rural location and a short drive to Sleaford for all the essentials and a riverside walk to the mill.The owners have thought of everything and the attention to detail and the needs of a visiting group were excellent, including going above and beyond tho return a forgotten item. Will highly recommend to others.Thank you.

    Reviewed by Janette5.0Jan 2020

  • "This I have to say was a great find."

    Limited with four dogs but this was a perfect cottage with a garden that is fenced in. The cottage itself is homely and well equipped and the village of Silk Willoughby has a great pub with superb food and staff. So much to see and do in the area looking forward to going back

    Reviewed by Jackie5.0Nov 2019

  • "Really great holiday with 3 generations of the family and our dogs."

    Garden is great in the sunshine and the house is well equipped spacious and comfortable.

    Reviewed by Paul5.0Jul 2019

  • "Lovely cottage with lots of homely features."

    The welcome tray was a nice touch with local produce and fresh flowers. You can tell that extra care has been taken by the owner to make you feel welcome. Plenty of space and amenities. A well stocked kitchen and well kept garden. In a good location to explore parts of Lincolnshire and Norfolk. I'd happily visit again!

    Reviewed by Sayda5.0Jun 2019

  • "This is the second time we have stayed here it was just as good we would recommend this holiday to anybody who wants to stay in a country cottage surrounded by wildlife BRILLIANT."

    Reviewed by Alan5.0Jun 2019

  • "We enjoyed our stay, the cottage is in a beautiful and remote location."

    It suited our party of adults, young children and three dogs. The cottage was well equipped with everything we needed. The garden was lovely and secure for our dogs. The only downside was that some of the beds were uncomfortable (mattresses) and as we were a large party who filled the cottage, the configuration of the bathrooms made it awkward at night time as you have to go through other people's bedrooms. Overall we enjoyed our stay. Thank you.

    Reviewed by Tony4.4May 2019

  • "Wonderful cottage, immaculate clean and there's everything you need and more for a great weekend away."

    Reviewed by Marina5.0Jan 2019

  • "The quiet, peaceful location and the closeness of amenities"

    Reviewed by Sandra5.0Jan 2019

  • "We came here with our four rescue dogs."

    They loved the walks into Silk Willoughby where there’s a lovely pub! Then along the path on London Rd into Sleaford. There’s a lovely Nature Reserve there that the dogs loved walking round. It’s a fantastic rural location. The owners had catered for all our needs. Towels, crockery, complementary logs, tea bags, coffee, milk, bread, washing powder etc. Even dog treats. There wasn’t anything extra we needed to start our holiday. The enclosed garden was brilliant. The boot room proved very useful to dry ours dogs off and hang our walking stuff. A Fantastic place and would highly recommend it. Read less

    Reviewed by Ali5.0Nov 2018

  • "Perfect base for our large family and 2 dogs."

    Reviewed by Barrie5.0Nov 2018

  • "Lovely spacious cottage, in a peaceful and relaxing location, with excellent facilities nearby."

    The garden is spacious with room to park 3/4 cars and is fully enclosed, totally dog and child friendly. The cottage had a warm, welcoming atmosphere and enough room (and bathrooms) to allow three generations and a dog to spend quality time together. I would like to congratulate the owner in getting the cottage experience just right, I’ve stayed in many cottages and this has been the best by far and I will most certainly be recommending Grange Farm Cottage to friends

    Reviewed by Nicola5.0Oct 2018

  • "A real country cottage - slightly quirky but homely & set in tranquil surroundings."

    It worked extremely well for our extended family to come together, as upstairs is split in two. Although we were only there for the Bank holiday weekend our 2 grandchildren loved that there were some games & books there (a book of gruesome facts was particularly appreciated by them :-) ). We don't have any dogs but did NOT find the house 'doggy'. An excellent family venue.

    Reviewed by Aileen4.7Aug 2018

  • "Everything was wonderful , such a peaceful tranquil location but everything you ..."

    Everything was wonderful , such a peaceful tranquil location but everything you need just a couple of miles away- ideal for dog owners- we will be looking to book again soon

    Reviewed by Sandra5.0Aug 2018

  • "We had the most relaxing holiday at Grange Farm Cottage ."

    The property had every thing we wanted and the garden was so safe for dogs and children . It was very large with an apple and plum tree which we sat under for shade and still lots of room for children and dogs to play. The cottage its self was so clean and comfortable with every thing we needed . Thankyou.

    Reviewed by Margaret5.0Jul 2018

  • "It was a brilliant cottage one of best we have stayed in and we have stayed in a lot of cottages with you over the years."

    We will be booking it again next june

    Reviewed by Alan5.0Jun 2018

  • "This was our second visit to this cottage."

    It is lovely and quiet with plenty of space for the children and dog to play about in. The kitchen is well equipped and the house is very comfortable

    Reviewed by Audrey4.4Jun 2018

  • "This cottage was exceptional, the best I have ever stayed in and the area was quiet and peaceful, lots to do around and about, excellent for anyone wanting the best of the countryside and be close to the coast."

    There are many lovely national trust properties and gardens nearby and some excellent garden centers for anyone who enjoys that. The cottage was welcoming, warm and comfortable and exceptionally clean with lots of facilities, it was tastefully furnished and very homely. the garden is enclosed so it was wonderful for our dogs and it is surrounded by fields on a no through road so no traffic except to nearby farms. The owner was on hand if needed but not at all intrusive. A lovely holiday and would love to go again.

    Reviewed by Susan5.0Apr 2018

  • "A lovely cottage for those looking for peace and quiet."

    Great for dogs and family get together. Great walking area. Owners delightful.

    Reviewed by Raymond4.7Apr 2018

  • "The cottage was bigger than we expected, in a great spot and really well stocked."

    It made our stay so enjoyable and had some really lovely homely touches- thank you so much for an amazing stay!

    Reviewed by Emily5.0Apr 2018

  • "Sykes yet again have delivered!"

    A wonderful, atmospheric property with tranquil surroundings! Best bit is doggies are not excluded! Amazing furnishings, personal touches, facilities and space. Thank you Nicola for being a great host and really helpful. Loved every minute.

    Reviewed by John Peter5.0Dec 2017

  • "Grange Farm Cottage was a lovely old cottage and the perfect place for 2 families with small children to stay."

    The cottage was packed with facilities and extra and the cottage itself was split into two parts so both families had a degree of privacy. Thanks again.

    Reviewed by Glenn4.8Nov 2017

  • "Quiet location with easy access to many destinations."

    The garden is great for dogs and the surrounding area great for dog walking. The cottage is very spacious and like a home from home.

    Reviewed by Lindsay4.8Jun 2017

  • "A great property very well equipped for all your needs."

    The dogs loved the garden. Will definitely re book in the future.

    Reviewed by Sandra5.0Apr 2017

  • "Lovely cottage stay and great for walking."

    My second stay and it won't be the last - it's a great little get away for a spot of walking and brilliant as dog friendly

    Reviewed by Stacy4.0Nov 2016

  • "Had a fantastic weekend at Grange Farm Cottage."

    Very quiet location. Cottage was very spacious but lovely and cosy too. Great secure garden for the dogs and lots of nice walks close by. Even the weather was nice!

    Reviewed by Donna5.0Oct 2016

  • "Great cottage perfect for family holiday with dogs"

    Reviewed by Valerie4.6Aug 2016

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  • Four bedrooms: 2 x double (one with large en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC), 1 x twin with en-suite freestanding bath, basin and WC, 1 x family room with 1 king size and 1 single
  • Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with walk-in pantry
  • Utility
  • Boot room
  • Dining room
  • Play room
  • Sitting room with open fire
  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Free view, DVD, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available
  • Off road parking for 4 cars
  • Secure lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • Please note: This property does not accept pets
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Farm shop and pub 1 mile
  • Note: Property has private drainage system, appropriate toilet rolls are provided
  • Note: No stag/hen or similar
  • Note: This property is located on a working farm
  • Note: Property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150
  • Please note: some existing bookings may have pets with them until 30 August 2024 but no new bookings with pets to be taken as of December 2023

The property

Silk Willoughby 1 mile.

This detached stone-built property is set in a quiet rural location in open countryside, close to the village of Silk Willoughby and just four miles from Sleaford in Lincolnshire.

With spacious rooms throughout, Grange Farm Cottage is ideal for families as it was originally two separate dwellings which means that there are two separate staircases.

The generously-sized main sitting room is comfortably furnished, with a large open fireplace and a bay window with views across the fields.

There is a lovely country-style kitchen which is conveniently connected to a separate dining room, offering plenty of space for a large family or group of friends to gather around the period table and swap stories.

Upstairs, the four bedrooms are bright and airy with countryside views in all directions, plus two rooms each have their own en-suite bathroom.

Outside, the large wrap-around garden is mainly lawned with a patio area next to the side of the building, ideal for a barbecue.

The garden is fully enclosed, providing a safe environment for children.

A walk down the country lane brings you to a local inn The Horseshoes, whilst nearby Sleaford with its dramatic church spire, offers a selection of excellent cafes, restaurants, pubs and shops.

This character property is ideal for exploring the County of Lincolnshire with it many attractions and historic market towns or you may wish to explore the beautiful city of Lincoln for some retail therapy or visit the magnificent Cathedral.

A little further afield, the coastal resort of Skegness offers plenty of traditional seaside entertainment for all the family.

The relatively flat Fens are perfect cycling and walking country and for further excitement, golf enthusiasts will love the championship course at Woodhall Spa.

Alternatively, spend the day at Burghley House with its collection of Chinese ceramics and Italian art whilst RAF Coningsby hosts the Battle of Britain air show every year.

An excellent property for a varied and interesting holiday.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

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About the location


Sleaford 2.5 miles; Grantham 14 miles; Lincoln 20 miles; Boston 21 miles.

Silk Willoughby is a small village in Lincolnshire close to Sleaford. It is home to a local pub and a garden centre which features a farm shop. Nearby Sleaford has a large range of shops and pubs and is at the crossroads of a number of main roads opening up the whole of Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire. Sandwiched between the market town of Oakham and the historic town of Stamford is Rutland Water, the largest man-made reservoir in Europe with water sports, cycle routes and the Rutland Belle boat tour around the reservoir. Spend a day visiting the City of Lincoln with the third largest cathedral in Britain, which sits in an elevated position looking down over the city. Lincoln also enjoys a good selection of shops and excellent eateries. Alternatively, head to the North Norfolk coast with its fine selection of historic houses, beaches and quaint villages. A superb location for a touring holiday around Lincolnshire and the East of England.

Please note: some existing bookings may have pets with them until 30 August 2024 but no new bookings with pets to be taken as of December 2023.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas