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 Old Lock-Up

The Old Lock Up, North End, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4FG.

The building where prisoners once slopped out with buckets now offers the last word in luxury and elegance.

  • 19th Century

Park Farm

Wingfield Park, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7LR.

This beautifully converted barn is situated on a family run, working farm just 15 minutes from the M1 and A38, perfect for exploring the Peak District. Ideal for walkers, Park Farm is on the High Peak Trail and enjoys lovely countryside views.

  • 18th Century

Windy Harbour Farm Hotel

Windy Harbour Farm Hotel, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 7QE.

Benefiting from some fabulous views over the surrounding Derbyshire countryside, Windy Harbour Farm House is great for walkers and cyclists as the Pennine Way and Trans Pennine trail are both nearby. Inside is a bar, restaurant and en-suite bedrooms.

  • 19th Century

Dannah Farm Country House

Dannah Farm Country House, Bowmans Lane, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 2DR.

On the edge of the Peak District National Park, this luxurious, uniquely styled B&B is set on the Chatsworth Estate Farm, in the heart of the countryside. Romance is heightened by four poster beds, double spa baths and a private hot tub and sitting room.

  • 18th Century

The Bull and Swan

The Bull and Swan, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 2LJ.

Converted into a travellers’ inn around the late 16th century, The Bull and Swan now features 7 unique, luxury rooms and serves an original and sumptuous menu. Set in the heart of the beautiful old merchant town of Stamford, close to Burghley House.

  • 16th Century

Manor Court

Manor Court, Thorpe, nr. Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, NG23 5PX.

Set within extensive grounds, this beautiful listed Gothic manor house dates from 1875. Presented in a luxurious style, each of its six en-suite rooms have been individually created with complete relaxation and comfort in mind.

  • 19th Century

The White Hart Inn

The White Hart Inn, Moorwood Moor, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7NU.

Set in the heart of the stunning Derbyshire countryside, this classic English inn blends original character with 21st century touches, thanks to a recent renovation. Offering 10 individually decorated en-suite rooms, the restaurant serves classic fayre.

  • 18th Century

The City Rooms

The City Rooms, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 5AW.

One of the best kept secrets in Leicester city centre, The City Rooms features four lavishly decorated boutique suites set within a stunning, historic venue. This beautiful Georgian building is within walking distance of the city’s pubs and restaurants.

  • 18th Century

The Wheel House

Hulland Ward, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 3EE.

Situated in open countryside on the A517 just a few minutes from Ashbourne, The Wheel House B&B offers a guest lounge with free WiFi. A hearty breakfast includes homemade bread, jams and yoghurts, as well as free range eggs from a local farm.

  • 19th Century

Wind in the Willows Country House Hotel

Wind in the Willows, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 7PT.

A charming 19th century country house, with original period features such as oak panelling and log fires. The traditional decor, four poster beds and roll top baths are all in keeping with the setting and an impressive acreage makes this an ideal rural retreat.

  • 19th Century