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 Hill

Barrow on Trent, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 18. This magnificent country house, dating from the 1870’s, is set in 3 acres of gardens. Approached by a sweeping tree-lined drive, it is an ideal venue for large family gatherings. Located between Derby and Melbourne, there is stabling on request. Cottage Code: 11628.

  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Barn, Dunstan Farm

Dunstan Farm, Gringley-on-the-Hill, Nottinghamshire.

Sleeps 4. Set next to the Chesterfield Canal, this attractive detached barn has been lovingly converted and retains many original features. Provides the perfect holiday base for touring historic middle England, including Lincoln and York. Cottage Code: 23408.

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

Salem View

Wainfleet St. Mary, nr. Skegness, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 3 – 6. Carefully converted from traditional farm buildings, each of these three stylish holiday cottages features its own private hot tub. Fishing on the River Steeping 100 yards. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: E5461.

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

Roosters

Nr. Chapel St Leonards, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 5 – 6. Under a mile from the golden sandy beach of Chapel St Leonards, each of these 3 pretty holiday properties feature their own enclosed garden with private hot tub. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: E4864.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Twenty

Sutton-on-Sea, nr. Mablethorpe, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 8. Set in the pretty seaside resort of Sutton-on-Sea, this large Victorian holiday property is just a short stroll from the beach. Featuring a games room with pool table and dart board, it is ideally placed for exploring the Lincolnshire Wolds. Cottage Code: 23072.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Stables

Stragglethorpe, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 6. Situated within the rural hamlet of Stragglethorpe, with its small Saxon church, this beautifully converted, single-storey, former stable retains many original features. Enjoying a large lawned garden, it is just 8 miles from Newark. Cottage Code: RGG7.

  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Old Baptist Chapel

Belper.

Sleeps 20. Dating from 1817, this fine old stone chapel has been carefully transformed into a spacious split-level holiday property, complete with a huge 40ft galleried living room. Set in the heart of the Derwent Valley mill town of Belper. Cottage Code: 11621.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Harthill Barn

Harthill Hall, nr. Bakewell, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 16. Enjoying a beautiful Peak District setting, the historic hall and ancient cluster of listed buildings have shared use of an indoor swimming pool, just 3.5 miles from Bakewell. The property also has its own hot tub. Cottage Code: RAA5.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Salters Cottage

Wainfleet St. Mary, nr. Skegness, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 6. This row of three lovely holiday homes lie very close to the River Steeping on the fringe of the owners’ arable farm. Each cottage enjoys its own enclosed garden and hot tub. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: E5045.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Keepers Cottage

Benington, nr. Boston, Lincolnshire.

Sleeps 4. Set in large lawned grounds, this pair of stylish, contemporary barn conversions enjoy shared use of a summer house and hot tub, available for private use by arrangement. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: E5107.

  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century