OLD VICARAGE COTTAGES
Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Whether you are visiting Lincoln for business or pleasure, coming to see family or friends, going to Waddington Air Show, taking in Lincolns Christmas Market or just want a bolt hole - Halfway or Corner Cottage would be ideal.
Located in the heart of Nettleham you are well placed to enjoy a visit to the Lincolnshire Wolds, the coast or catch one of the many buses which will take you the short distance into Lincoln where you can explore the city's wealth of history and local shops.
These 4 star "Gold Award" cottages are well equipped, have Free Wi-Fi and come with all the linen and towels for your stay.
"Halfway" - a modern stone cottage, has two bedrooms one with king bed, the other with twin beds both have en suites. The spacious lounge and dining room areas have ample seating and a coal effect gas fire for you to curl up and enjoy.
The south facing garden accessed from either the kitchen or dining area has outdoor furniture for you to relax and dine al fresco - weather permitting. There is ample parking for two cars on the gravel drive in front of the cottage.
"Corner Cottage" is a charming stone cottage that dates back to the 17th century but with all modern conveniences, and a secure garage.
The cottage is suitable for a maximum four people having a double and twin room. The bathroom has a spa bath and separate shower cubical.
A dining kitchen with seating for 6 people has a gas wood burner which adds a cosy feel to the cottage on those cooler evenings. The sitting room with plenty of seating for all guests has a coal effect gas fire, flat screen TV, DVD player with a wide selection of films as well as plenty of games and jigsaws. There is a garden for your sole use with outdoor seating.
Both properties are locate within five minutes waking distance of the village centre, which has shops, a library, pubs that serve meals and a picturesque Beckside.
Spend time in Nettleham itself one of Lincolnshire Best Kept villages. A friendly, quintessentially English village having a village green, picturesque Beckside together with all the usual amenities.
Watch the Red Arrows, who fly from nearby RAF Scampton practice their display, walk one of the many footpaths in and around the village and explore the site of the old Bishops Palace.
You can just relax in one of the three village pubs all of which serve meals or have afternoon tea at The Tea Cosy - there is so much to do.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Humberside / East Midlands, Nearest railway: Lincoln City|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
The Heart of England/Peak District
Lincolnshire is one of Englands best kept secrets!!
Previously not one of the easiest places to get to - things have now changed, we are only half an hour from the A1 at Newark or the M180 at Scunthorpe.
The Lincolnshire Wolds with its beautiful countryside are only half an hours drive away, with Gibraltar Point and the East coast resorts within an hour - depending on traffic!
Lincoln and the surrounding areas are now enjoying an influx of visitors - whatever your reason to visit you will find that Lincolnshire has plenty to offer.
Why not come and have a look for yourself, I'm sure you will be pleasantly surprised.
Nettleham is acknowledged to be one of the most attractive stone villages in the area and has won the Lincolnshire Best Kept Village Award on numerous occasions.
A quintessential English village just four miles from Lincoln City, it has retained its traditional Village Green, with shops, library, pubs which serve meals and the picturesque Beck flows by All Saints Parish Church.
There is an excellent bus service which will take you the four miles into Lincoln where you can explore the city or with its magnificent cathedral and historical Bailgate area or you can travel Market Rasen & Grimsby.
For those who prefer to cycle, the Hull to Harwich cycle route passes through Nettleham.
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15 Sep 2014
"Super Cottage and great location."
Spent an enjoyable week at Halfway. The cottage is the best self catering accommodation we have ever had. It has everything you need. Its like home from home. It has been awarded a Gold award so that … More
4 Aug 2014
"The cottages were perfect"
We stayed in Corner Cottage and Halfway while attending our sons wedding Nettleham and they were absolutely perfect. They are furnished with all that is needed and very nicely decorated. The gardens … More
2 Apr 2014
"Exceptionally well presented property in a great location"
Halfway is a lovely little cottage, and is beautifully presented: quite apart from being clean and in excellent repair throughout, the owner has clearly put a lot of time, thought and effort into maki… More
15 Mar 2014
"Halfway cottage is the perfect home from home in an ideal village"
We have visited Nettleham for the last 6 years, the first 4 at Susans self catering flat, and lately at Halfway cottage.We have visited many cottages but Susans flat and Halfway are the only ones we e… More
11 Mar 2014
"Lovely cottage, lovely village"
We stayed at corner cottage for the second time, the first being in august 2013. Again we had an excellent time, the cottage is a home from home with everything that you could possibly need. It is bea… More
27 Feb 2014
"Corner Cottage is perfect in every way"
Corner cottage is absolutely perfect, the owner has clearly thought of everything. The cottage is very spacious and warm, the bedrooms and bathroom are very well appointed. The outside area is also ve… More
23 Feb 2014
We have stayed in Susan's other holiday cottage (Corner Cottage) several times before, and that accommodation is delightful. This was the first time we had stayed in Halfway, and I am happy to s… More
9 Feb 2014
"Beautiful cosy country cottage"
This is our second visit to Halfway cottage. The owner is very efficient and friendly and the cottage is always spotless and beautifully presented. All you need to bring is you suitcase, unpack and pu… More
16 Jan 2014
"Home from Home"
The Old Vicarage Cottage was the most comfortable and best equipped self catering accommodation my wife and I have stayed in. We could not fault the cleanliness and quality of the furniture and fittings provided.. The property is conveniently located with shops and dining facilities within 5/6 minutes walk. We use this cottage when visiting family in nearby Dunholme and have no hesitation in continuing to stay here as long as it is available. I have absolutely no reservation in recommending this accommodation.
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