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Farmhouse | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 17
It is also possible to rent the house for longer periods subject to availability.
The property is a late Georgian farmhouse and has generous accommodation, arranged over three floors, which is is flexible. The 6 spacious bedrooms are either double or triple rooms. The house has two bathrooms both with showers and two separate wcs.. There is a large farmhouse kitchen with a separate pantry area and laundry. There is a formal drawing room and cosy TV sitting room. Guests may use the courtyard garden with covered barbeque area and also the larger lawned area which has a trampoline, swing and sheltered seating area.
The Hollies is available for weekend, long weekends and weekly bookings. It may also be available for longer letting periods. We are very flexible start days.
|Size||Sleeps up to 17, 6 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Birmingham/East Midlands, Nearest railway: Rugby|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (5), Double beds (5), Cots (3), Dining seats for 16, Lounge seats for 12|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Trampoline|
|Further details indoors|
The accommodation is comfortable, but fairly robust with a combination of wooden and stone floors and natural sisal carpets. The main bedroom boasts a wonderful four poster bed built by the artists Simon Moller.
Bathrooms have freestanding baths.
The kitchen is a farmhouse layout of a dining/kitchen area with and old dresser and aga, but also a separate pantry with a modern oven unit, large fridge/freezer and separate drinks fridge.
There is a separate laundry.
The property has two sitting rooms : a smaller TV lounge which has an extensive games cupboard and DVD library and also a more formal drawing room which has french doors to the courtyard garden.
We welcome pets, so long as they are kept at ground floor level.
|Further details outdoors|
There property is near the centre of the village, opposite the church, it has a small front garden and large back garden. There is a covered barbeque area and a courtyard,
There is parking for 4 cars at the back of the property. Additional vehicles are able to park in front of the property.
The pub The White Hart, is next door and provides hot food and has a very cosy village atmosphere
There is a good children's playground in the village and plenty of countryside for walks
There is an excellent butchers in the village
The Leicestershire region
The Heart of England Region covers: Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Birmingham, Coventry and the Black Country. Situated in the middle of the country, visiting the Heart offers the opportunity to discover what really makes England tick.
Central England has many places to explore. The Peak District National Park in Derbyshire and Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire offer some of the best scenery in the area. The pretty limestone villages along the River Great Ouse in Bedfordshire, as well as the famous Woburn Abbey with its safari park are all popular with visitors to Central England.
The Heart of England is so easy to get to being at the centre of England's road network and with international airports at Birmingham and Coventry. Birmingham has recently undergone substantial regeneration and offers a world-class cultural scene as well as superb shopping.
Take some time to visit the Cotswolds - beautiful countryside dotted with honey-coloured villages with limestone cottages - or historic Stratford-upon-Avon. The typical English landscape of the Malvern Hills is delightful. Discover film locations for Harry Potter and places that inspired the likes of Tolkien, George Eliot and William Shakespeare. We can show you cathedrals, ancient and modern, Jewellery Quarter and Cadbury's Bournville.
Interesting places to visit are seemingly endless as follows:
• Experience over 1000 years of history at Warwick Castle
• Althorp is a delightfully welcoming house and includes the award winning exhibition, Diana: A Celebration
• Stanford Hall with its various exhibitions and events is a stone's throw away
• The potteries, Musieums and art galleries in Stoke-on Trent
• Various attractions, Shakesperian and otherwise in Stratford Upon Avon
• The Tropical bird garden at Desford
• Coombe Abbey Country Park near Coventry
• Snibston Discovery Park, Leicester
• Theme Parks at Drayton Manor and Alton Towers
• Bosworth Battlefield Centre and Country Park
• Twycross Zoo
• The Priory Visitor Centre and Cathedral at Coventry
• National Space Centre. Leicester
• Sporting events at Silverstone, Mallory Park
Market Harborough is a lovely market town surrounded by pretty villages. South Kilworth is about 10 miles away; the closest small town is Lutterworth, other very close places of interest are Rugby, Stanford Hall, Kilworth House Hotel and Spa and Kilworth Springs Golf Club.
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4 Nov 2014
"Great get together house"
We booked this house for 4 families who live all over the UK and this house was central for everyone to get to. Its a huge house with loads of character and all the bedrooms were of a good size, The… More
24 Oct 2014
"amazing beautiful historic house"
My second stay here and just as delightful. The house is huge and lovely - the period features and sense of history are great, but at the same time the house is warm and welcoming and has a great atmo… More
1 Oct 2014
"Stop searching and stay here!"
A really lovely huge house with lots of period features and a happy atmosphere. The rooms are beautifully presented and clean. The bedding was lovely and plenty of it, heating system works very well. … More
31 Aug 2014
"Gorgeous large house with loads to offer a big group"
We stayed at the Hollies as a weekend celebration for my mum in laws 70th birthday. Hilary, the owner, was very helpful and the house was very well equipped for a large family stay. All the rooms are … More
11 Aug 2014
"Great place to stay with young families"
We stayed here with 3 other families with young children. It was great accommodation and fitted us all in with space to spare. The children loved the maze of corridors, the working servant bells and t… More
12 Jul 2014
I have booked The Hollies in Nov '12 and '13 for me and 15 friends. The Hollies is immaculately kept and beautifully furnished. Hilary has been very accommodating on both occasions and evenl… More
13 May 2014
I rented this cottage for a group of 11 adults and 3 children. The cottage was incredibly spacious and suited our needs entirely. It is located right next door to a pub and is only a short drive fro… More
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