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Stable End Cottage

Hagworthingham, Lincolnshire (Ref. 1001366)

4.8

Excellent

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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27 Customer Reviews

  • "A comfy cottage with a welcome of a cream tea."

    A well appointed cottage in lovely surroundings. Perfect to explore Lincolnshire. A great location.

    Reviewed by MichaelMay 2022

  • "Stable End cottage is in such a peaceful area, with dark skies for some great stargazing."

    It is simply decorated but we'll designed and has everything you need. It was impeccably clean and the furniture and equipment well cared for. We had instant hot water at all times and easily controlled heating. The cottage is close to some nature reserves and some good undulating walks, taking it quiet villages, interesting churches/castle ruins and historical buildings. Horncastle nearby caters for everything you need. We would not hesitate to return to Stable End Cottage and it's friendly owners.

    Reviewed by CarlFeb 2022

  • "Wonderful stay."

    Warm and comfortable. Welcoming cream tea lovely after a long journey. Thank you.

    Reviewed by JeanetteFeb 2022

  • "We had a pleasant stay at stable end cottage."

    very clean and comfortable and peaceful. owners were welcoming and we did not want for anything as it was all there. hope to return in the near future.

    Reviewed by KarinNov 2021

  • "Comfortable spacious cottage and very much as described on the website."

    As in previous reviews the wifi is slow but I had no problems with emails etc on my laptop but struggled to maintain a connection with my iPhone. Very well equipped and all equipment easy to understand (not always the case!) although the frying pan needs replacing. I would stay here again as it more than met my needs and is in a good location.

    Reviewed by PaulSep 2021

  • "A well kept, clean cottage with the benefit of beautiful surroundings and sighting of rabbits, squirrels, wrens and robins."

    Scones on arrival was a lovely touch. Other than that we were able to enjoy our stay without intrusion from the owners.

    Reviewed by AnthonyAug 2021

  • "Spotlessly clean and the welcome pack was delightful, friendly hosts and close to Horncastle and Spilsby each 5/6 miles approx , one thing to mention is thier internet is poor due to location of the dip the building is in I guess , if you rely on internet for radipo / music channels / podcasts or playing games the internet is very hard to use and even phone calls on my mobile was scratchy at times , but perfect for relaxation and a great base to come back to after a day out."

    I would suggest if you rely on the internet on offer for radio, emails etc then don't and we could not get radio station freeview either only TV to use either, so do take a radio if you will miss it , there is a private slightly uneven road to drive down and take the left fork through a short tree lined tarmac drive and sharp right into the Cottage , where the stable end barn is detached from owners property. Everything you could need is there and also use of a freezer in the barn next to the cottage , including chairs for sitting outside. I should have suggested to the owners about a radio when I was there as I am sure they would have obliged but I had to leave suddenly as my mother was ill, so never got to mention it . Highly recommend this place and the bed was so comfortable and the even a few dishwasher tabs, washing up liquid etc were there to start you off, on of the best places we have ever stayed. Thank you to the lovely owners.

    Reviewed by SueAug 2021

  • "Lovely, cosy, spotlessly clean well furnished cottage."

    The cottage was in a lovely quiet countryside position. The one disadvantage was that telephone and Internet services were very hit and miss. My EE mobile was unusable at times, probably due to the proximity of a mast.

    Reviewed by VeraAug 2021

  • "Lovely little hideaway that is great for exploring the countryside and coast."

    Quiet and we enjoyed a great week of sunshine. Lovely small countryside park nearby and we loved tracing the history of those who went from Boston in Lincs to eventually found Boston USA. The misericords at Boston are superb. Comfortable bed at the cottage and good facilities for cooking, washing and plenty of parking space. The chairs for the dining table are a little small but otherwise the place was brilliant. Clearly well-kept and cleaned by the owners. Highly recommended.

    Reviewed by DavidJul 2021

  • "The cottage is so very lovely and hosts very helpful."

    They add little extras which make you feel so welcome. We will definitely be back !

    Reviewed by LindsayJul 2021

  • "It was a joy to have a peacefull relaxed and very comfortable stay at Stable End Cottage."

    Our holiday was much needed,and we would thoroughly recommend it to all who may desire a restorative run down.

    Reviewed by RoyJun 2021

  • "What a little gem for two."

    I’ve stopped in lots of rentals and this is up there with the best. The attention to detail is fab. Nice and peaceful even though it’s next to the owner’s property. They are lovely, nice and friendly but left you alone to go about your own business. Nice touch with the cream tea. If you want to walk everywhere, this is not for you as you do need a car. That wasn’t an issue for us, we wanted peace and quite and a nice comfortable base and that’s just what we got.

    Reviewed by LisaJun 2021

  • "The cottage was everything I expected and more."

    The owner was really welcoming and lovely. There was absolutely nothing missing and I had a very pleasant stay, except for the weather!

    Reviewed by EdnaMay 2021

  • "Excellent property, all utensils provided, nice cream tea left for us."

    The description is correct, though some extra direction sign-posts would have stopped us driving past the entrance.

    Reviewed by PeterOct 2020

  • "Clean, comfortable cottage in very quiet surroundings."

    Reviewed by VictorOct 2020

  • "Used as a last minute base for property searching in the area."

    Met the owners on arrival, they were great. Cottage was larger than expected, very comfortable for 2 people. The surroundings were a delight.

    Reviewed by ShaunOct 2020

  • "The cottage was a beautifully appointed little nest."

    It is well hidden down a track but convenient for the Lincolnshire wolds and the coast. The weather was cold, wet and windy which made coming back each day to this snug bolthole all the more pleasurable. Internet connection is somewhat iffy so if you have to check your emails every day you might need to go to a cafe to do so but for most people it is good to get away from the internet for while. We would love to return to Stable End Cottage.

    Reviewed by PenelopeSep 2020

  • "Beautiful, peaceful location."

    Cottage had everything you could possibly need. Great location for all local amenities, Owners next door are very welcoming and made our stay special.

    Reviewed by LindaAug 2020

  • "A very clean and comfortable cottage in a lovely quiet rural location, ideal for exploring the Lincolnshire Wolds and surrounding areas."

    We only met the owner as we were leaving and she was lovely.

    Reviewed by SandraJul 2020

  • "Being in such lovely countryside."

    The much appreciated Welcome goodies. Being left to ourselves.

    Reviewed by KarenJul 2020

  • "Holiday cottage was clean and comfortable."

    Lovely place to visit and plenty to see and do It was lovely and quiet just what we needed Would recommend to family and friends We would definitely be going back there. Owner was a lovely lady

    Reviewed by DavidFeb 2020

  • "Really nice, well equipped cottage in a nice quite area."

    Lovely views over the local area would definitely recommend.

    Reviewed by AdrianNov 2019

  • "Enjoyed stay but would be helpful if velux window in bedroom had a blind"

    Reviewed by SallyOct 2019

  • "This is a lovely new cottage with everything in it that you could need."

    It is in the owners grounds with their house quite near but they do not interfere. We did meet the owner as he was out in the garden one day & he was very nice. The cottage is lovely & quiet & very clean & comfortable. There are several small villages around with lovely quiet roads with little traffic. We had a fantastic time here & are planning a return trip next year. There were milk , sugar, tea & coffee & also tablets for the dishwasher & washing machine & toilet rolls but the highlight for us was the scones with jam & clotted cream left for our arrival which was a really nice touch.

    Reviewed by PaulineSep 2019

  • "Beautiful relaxing short break."

    Cottage is well away from the road so there is no traffic noise. Well fitted out to cover all needs. For anyone who doesn't want to cook we recommend the pub in the village which does excellent meals.

    Reviewed by RaymondAug 2019

  • "For us, it ticked all the boxes."

    A quiet, out of the way location, yet easy access to the places we wished to visit. The Cottage appeared to be relatively new to holiday letting, as everything felt new and little used. It is clean and comfortable. Although it is very close to the owners house, they didn’t bother us, which was refreshing.

    Reviewed by MichaelAug 2019

  • "The location was perfect for us, so quiet & peaceful."

    Owners made us welcome and then left us to it, which we prefer. Very comfy, clean, warm etc., Bed excellent, we both slept really well. Everything we needed for a great long weekend, just a shame we had to leave! Will definitely be back. (Just a suggestion but maybe include the owners contact telephone number with the key collection information)

    Reviewed by LynneMay 2019

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Summary

  • All ground floor
  • One bedroom: 1 x double with en-suite with a walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living room with sitting area, dining area and kitchen area
  • Sofa bed available for young child or adult on request
  • Electric central heating
  • Dishwasher, microwave, oven and hob, fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer
  • TV with freeview and WiFi
  • Bed linen and towels inc, in rent
  • Travel cot and high chair available Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking
  • Rear garden with patio area, plus a dry smoking area
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking allowed
  • Pub and shop within 1.4 miles.

The property

Approached by the branches of the Old Main Road, where a quiet farm-track-style road drops gently down to this idyllic dwelling, Stable End Cottage.

This former stable property can be found resting on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds AONB, making the perfect retreat for a couple looking to escape to this wonderful part of the country.

Upon entering the property, kick off your muddy boots within the spacious hallway before stepping into an elegantly appointed living room.

In here, you and your loved one will be delighted with the well-appointed kitchen that awaits your arrival, where you will find all the necessities to fulfil your culinary needs.

Enjoy your meal within a delightful sitting area, where you will find a table set for two people before unwinding of an evening in front of the TV.

Retire to the bedroom, complete with a double bedroom and a well-presented en-suite, boasting a walk-in shower, basin and WC.

During the warmer months you can make use of a private garden area, where you can soak up the sun whilst taking the views of the owner’s grounds and the beautiful countryside setting.

Just a short drive into the centre of Hagworthingham and you will find a country pub and a café with a general store, perfect for picking up those holiday essentials.

Close by is the wonderful Snipe Dales Country Park, where you and your loved one can pack a picnic and explore 200 acres of rolling countryside with a variety of wildlife to keep you company.

Alternatively, head to the sandy beach of Skegness, where you can enjoy an unspoilt coastline or visit the Natureland Seal Sanctuary and the Skegness Aquarium.

Stable End Cottage is the perfect bolthole for a couple looking to get away from their day-to-day routine.

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About the location

HAGWORTHINGHAM

Spilsby 5 miles; Horncastle 5 miles.

The historic village of Hagworthingham sits at the foot of the Lincolnshire Wolds in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It has a village store, country pub and local cafés selling scrumptious homemade goodies. Hagworthingham village is located on the A158 and is close to the market town of Horncastle, which is renowned for its interesting antique shops. Also close by are historic Alford and the town of Spilsby. Adjacent to Hagworthingham is Snipe Dales Country Park, 200 acres of beautiful rolling countryside with way marked trails, picnic areas and a variety of wildlife. For nature lovers, Gibraltar Point is close by and so is Donna Nook where seals come every year to have their pups on the beach in November or December. The elegant Victorian village of Woodhall Spa is just a few miles away, home of English golf, and Petwood Hotel was the RAF's Officer's Mess for 617 Squadron during World War Two. Nearby RAF Coningsby is home to the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and East Kirkby Aviation Museum is five miles away, while the Blue Flag beaches at Skegness offer traditional seaside attractions.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas