Charming & delightful 18th century cottage (formerly The Sun Inn) with accommodation on three floors. Wealth of exposed beams and traditional features with all modren facilities incl. wi-fi access. Located in conservation area of village, very close to Bosworth Battlefield and Mallory Park Race Track. Restaurants, pubs and shops all within walking distance. Four star Visit Britain award. The property is a great place to escape the pressures of modern life.The south facing property is entered from Main Street along a pretty cobbled garden path passing between Yew trees into a hall with the wide staircase leading to the two upper floors where the roomy ensuite bedrooms are located. The living farmhouse kitchen with inglenook and original exposed beams is entered off the hallway. This room has large French doors leading out to a patio area for leisurely alfresco evenings.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 en suites|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Birmingham International 42 km, Nearest railway: Nuneaton 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Swing set|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
South west Leicestershire - the Heart of England - easily accessed by motorway routes from all areas contains some of the most beautiful and interesting countryside within the Charnwood Forest area. History from Leicester's Roman past, through the famous Battle of Bosworth that ended Plantagenit rule (King Richard 3)and started the Stuart dynasty (King Henry), and the Civil War is to be found in abundance. Leicester, Coventry and Warwick are all less than an hours drive away
Situated on the edge of the Charnwood Forest area of SW Leicestershire on the border with Warwicks, Sunshine Cottage is in a central location for visits to the historic site of Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre (Richard vs.Henry), Battle Re-enactment held every August, Mallory Park Race Track - for superb motorcycle and car racing plus track events, Stoney Cove championship Diving Centre. The multicultural and vibrant city of Leicester is only 9 miles distant.
The 'Town in Bloom' award winning town of Market Bosworth, with it's first class market day, restaurants and pubs is only 2 miles away.