Historic Accommodation in Middle England

The beautiful Peak District offers excellent opportunities for walking and rambling amidst spectacular scenery. Visit the magnificent stately homes of the Dukeries. And of course, for those white knuckle rides, Alton Towers is the place to go! Choose a B&B, country hotel or cosy cottage as your base in Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire or Lincolnshire.

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Henley Cottage

The Acton Scott Estate, nr. Church Stretton, .

Sleeps 5. A holiday cottage with a difference, Henley Cottage invites you to step back in time. The decor throughout is exactly as it would have been for the cottage’s 19th century inhabitants, complete with cast-iron kitchen range & fireside tin bath. Cottage Code: ROO4.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Garden Hotel

The Garden Hotel, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9QD.

Set in Uppingham, a market town between Leicester and Peterborough, this cosy guesthouse has a quirky, traditional decor. Soak up the sun in the lovely garden, drink in hand (courtesy of the hotel bar!) or enjoy more active pursuits at nearby Rutland Water.

  • 18th Century

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The Dovecote Inn

The Dovecote Inn, Laxton, nr. Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, NG22 0SX.

Approached by a private orchard, the two en-suite rooms offered at The Dovecote Inn are located in a pretty period barn conversion. Set in the heart of the historic village of Laxton, this lovely, traditional country inn serves fine home-cooked fayre.

  • 18th Century

Woodhall Spa Manor

Woodhall Spa Manor, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, LN10 6PY.

Originally an 18th century hunting lodge, the majority of the current buidling was added in the Edwardian era. Now fully restored, it features 8 individually furnished bedroom suites. Set in attractive mature gardens with views over Bracken Golf Course.

  • 18th Century

The Star Inn 1744

The Star Inn 1744, Thrussington, Leicestershire, LE7 4UH.

As the name suggests, The Star Inn dates from the age when King George II sat on the throne of England. Set on the village green in the heart of historic Thrussington, it boasts 9 spacious en suite bedrooms and a fine traditional restaurant.

  • 18th Century

Blenheim House

Main Street, Etwall, Derbyshire, DE65 6LP.

A restaurant with rooms, the 17th century Blenheim House is situated in sleepy Etwall. There are nine en-suite rooms including two romantic suites. Blenheim House offers an open fire in the bar and restaurant, a superb menu, real ales and fine wines.

  • 17th Century

The Exeter Arms

Easton on the Hill, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 3NS.

Set in the peaceful village of Easton on the Hill, this beautifully decorated country pub and AA rosette awarded restaurant offers modern convenience and traditional features such as original beams and stonework, ideal for both families and business guests alike.

  • 18th Century


barringtons, Darley Dale, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 2EQ.

Welcome to Barringtons, ideally placed to visit The Peak District’s many attractions. This Grade II listed Victorian building retains many original features: from the beautiful oak panelled restaurant to the very stylish lounge bar, with free WiFi.

  • 19th Century

Allington Manor

Allington Manor, Allington, nr. Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG32 2DH.

Offering luxurious accommodation and excellent breakfasts in the surroundings of a listed Jacobean building, this beautiful B&B lies in a peaceful Lincolnshire village on the edge of the Vale of Belvoir, Dating from 1450 it retains many original features.

  • 15th Century

The Queen Anne

Great Hucklow, Tideswell, Derbyshire, SK17 8RF.

The Queen Anne Inn in Great Hucklow nestles at the heart of the Peak District National Park. Dating back to 1621, this old country Inn offers fully refurbished AA 3 star B&B accommodation. The inn serves homemade traditional food, wines, ales and spirits.

  • 17th Century

Tudor Terrace Guest House

Tudor Terrace Guest House, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, DN35 0BB.

Situated just 100 yards from the nearest award winning beach, this charming Victorian House is situated in the seaside town of Cleethropes and offers bedrooms with Egyptian cotton linens. Evening meals are served in the dining room (reservation required).

  • 19th Century

The Old Hall Inn

The Old Hall Inn, Chinley, Derbyshire, SK23 6EJ.

This traditional 16th century country inn offers comfortable and homely accommodation in eight en-suite rooms. Each room boasts its own unique features, whether it be a balcony over the garden, large shower or a king size double.

  • 16th Century