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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
Hare’s Furrow (ref UK12607) is a stunning property built in 2019, and is set in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside surrounded by a large landscaped garden. This is the perfect property for families, couples and friends wanting a central location for a special occasion and to explore the lovely countryside Leicestershire has to offer. It enjoys wooden beams throughout, an open plan living, dining and kitchen area, and an outdoor seating and dining area with a chiminea and a luxury hot tub to experience warm evenings under the night sky.Under Willows (ref UK12608) is a beautiful shepherd’s hut, ideal for couples looking for a luxury glamping experience. This unique accommodation comprises an open plan kitchen, dining and living room area with all the amenities you need for a relaxing stay. There is also a separate double bedroom and a full sized shower room. The owners have made both the inside and outside area stylish and perfect for a peaceful getaway in beautiful surroundings. It also boasts a relaxing hot tub, a chiminea to keep you cosy on those chillier evenings, and a lovely hammock from where you can count the stars.Hare’s Furrow and Under Willow are set between the market town of Market Harborough, with its array of independent and high street shops, cafés and restaurants, and the city of Leicester, 8 miles, which offers a great shopping experience and is home to Leicester FC, Leicester Racecourse and the King Richard III Visitor Centre. The village of Foxton is 8 miles away and home to the famous flight of ten locks on the Grand Union Canal, named Foxton Locks, and being over 200 years old, are now Grade II listed. You can also enjoy a visit to the historic boiler house or take a boat trip along the canal. Also worth visiting is the National Space Centre at Abbey Meadows, 10 miles away.About 20 miles away you will find Rutland Water, a large manmade reservoir that provides entertainment for all the family, including a number of water sport activities, bird watching, walking and cycling tracks. The market towns of Oakham and Uppingham in Rutland are also lovely towns to visit. There are many National Trust properties within 20 miles including Lyveden, Priest’s House at Easton on the Hill, Ulverscroft Nature Reserve and Stoneywell. Oadby, home of the fascinating University of Leicester Botanical Gardens, is 5 miles. Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant ¼ mile.These properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 10 guests.
Ground Floor:Open plan living space: With beams and sandstone floor.Living area: With Smart TV, bluetooth stereo speaker and French doors leading to garden.Dining area: With French doors leading to garden.Kitchen area: With electric range, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.Utility room: With washing machine and tumble dryer.Bedroom 1: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request), roll-top bath and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.Separate toilet.First Floor:Bedroom 2: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request) and en-suite with bath, shower attachment and toilet.Bedroom 3: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request) and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.Bedroom 4: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request) and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Air source central heating (underfloor on ground floor), electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack. Large lawned garden with patio, garden furniture, barbecue and chiminea. Hot tub for 7 (private). Private parking for 6 cars. No smoking.
English Country Cottages is the trading name of Vacation Rentals (UK) Ltd.
Registered Office: Spring Mill, Earby, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB94 0AA.
Registered in England and Wales. Company Registration Number: 00965389.
VAT Registered Number: GB 598 22 99 77