A cosy semi-detached property set within the small, quiet, rural village of Old Bolingbroke, 3.5 miles from Spilsby in Lincolnshire.
Situated a short walk from the historic English Heritage site of Bolingbroke Castle, this former Blacksmith’s workshop is ideally placed for exploring the Lincolnshire Wolds and the many and varied attractions the surrounding area has to offer.
The main sitting room with its beamed ceiling is comfortably furnished, with a wall-mounted feature electric fire, and separate to this is a well-equipped, fitted kitchen.
The bedroom is nicely furnished with a king-size bed and a TV, along with an adjacent shower room.
Outside, there is a patio area and off road parking for one car.
A short walk down the country lane brings you to the historic Bolingbroke Castle, with the gentle surrounding rolling hills perfect for cycling and walking country, and for further excitement Cadwell Park racing circuit and Market Rasen racecourse are within reach.
Golf enthusiasts will love the championship course at Woodhall Spa and the battle of Britain memorial flight can be visited at RAF Coningsby, plus there is an aviation heritage centre at East Kirby.
Nearby Horncastle is noted for antiques and bric-a-brac stores, whilst Lincoln is within reach for a pleasant day out.
Note: This property is next to Ref. 937716, together they sleep 8.
About the location
Spilsby 3.5 miles; Horncastle 7.5 miles; Skegness 15 miles.
The small village of Old Bolingbroke lies on the edge of the rolling countryside of the Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just fifteen miles from the coast. Historically known for its castle ruins and nearby Civil War Battle of Winceby, this quiet village has a local pub and is within easy distance of the market towns of Spilsby and Horncastle. Spilsby offers a choice of tea rooms, pubs and independent retailers, whilst Horncastle is a thriving centre for the antiques trade, and has an excellent choice of restaurants and cafes. The countryside around Old Bolingbroke is perfect cycling and walking country, with a network of public footpaths, trails and peaceful country lanes to enjoy. The unspoilt pasture valley of Sow Dale nature reserve is a short step from the village, and Snipe Dales nature reserve and country park lie only three miles away, where there is an extensive network of easy-access paths. The nearby coastline has traditional seaside resorts, including Skegness and Mablethorpe, with their long, sandy beaches and dunes, dotted with nature reserves. This area of Lincolnshire is renowned for historical WW2 aviation sites and there is a Squadron Bar at the Petwood Hotel at Woodhall Spa which hosts memorabilia from this era.