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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North Gulham Farmhouse

W44167, North Gulham, nr. Market Rasen, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 12. Featurng private use of an indoor swimming pool and hot tub, guests at this detached rural farmhouse also enjoy shared use of the owners 30 acre grounds. With on-site fishing, stabling, turnout and a ménage is available by arrangement. Cottage Code: W44167.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Rufford Park Lodge

Rufford, Sherwood Forest, Nottighamshire.

Sleeps 10. This unique, detached holiday property has been carefully converted from a former hunting lodge, Set within the former grounds of Rufford Abbey, it now features a six person hydrotherapy hot tub hidden away in the secluded private courtyard. Cottage Code: E5190.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Manor House

Shutlanger, nr. Towcester, Northamptonshire.

Sleeps 10. Peacefully set in the village of Shutlanger, this 400 year old manor house boasts a private outdoor unheated swimming pool within its large landscaped garden. Centrally located, Towcester races and the Silverstone circuit are both close by. Cottage Code: 28309.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 16th Century

Stenson Hill Farm – Stenson Hill Farm

Stenson, Nr Derby, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 20. With its own snooker room and attractive conservatory providing the dining area for the whole party, Stenson Hill Farm can accommodate the largest family gathering. Booked together with Stenson Lodge, the two properties can sleep up to 34. Cottage Code: 16165.

  • Games room
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Ashbrook Cottage

Moreton Pinkney, nr. Banbury, Northamptonshire.

Sleeps 6. With picturesque views over the Northamptonshire and Oxfordshire countryside, this detached barn conversion retains many original features. Just a short drive from both Towcester Races and Silverstone, it offers open-plan living all on one level. Cottage Code: W44055.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Ash Farm Barns – The Old Dairy

North Willingham, nr. Market Rasen, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 4 – 15. Enjoy private coarse fishing in the heart of the Lincolnshire Wolds in one of these pretty barn conversions. Set within farm grounds, close to the village of North Willingham. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 26726.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Ash Farm Barns – Wagonner’s Barn

North Willingham, nr. Market Rasen, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 15. Located in the heart of the Lincolnshire Wolds, this delightful barn conversion offers private coarse fishing on the farm lake. Close to the historic village of North Willingham, just a short drive from the famous Market Rasen racecourse. Cottage Code: 29579.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

The Coach House

Horncastle, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 2. Dating from 1840, this sympathetically converted former coach house is set on the fringe of the Georgian market town of Horncastle. With its co-ordinated furnishings and modern conveniences, this property is ideal for the discerning couple. Cottage Code: 11456.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Old Byre

Thorncliffe, Leek, Staffordshire.

Sleeps 4. Enjoying excellent views over the surrounding countryside, this attractive detached barn has been lovingly converted and retains many original features with beams and wooden floors throughout. Small lawned garden with decked area with furniture. Cottage Code: RKK5.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Abbotts Farm

Horbling, nr. Sleaford, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 18. Abbotts’ Farm has been refurbished to provide comfortable holiday accommodation for families while sympathetically retaining many of its original features including exposed woodwork. The flat fenlands make ideal walking and cycling country. Cottage Code: RI2.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century