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Boutique cottage in pretty Rutland village four miles outside historic Stamford

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Rutland, England
Set in one of Rutland's many pretty villages, two chapel lane is an eighteenth century, stone-built Grade II listed cottage. Sleeping up to 6 (4 adults with 2 babies / toddlers), it includes a wood burner, walled courtyard garden (with lighting) and complimentary wifi.

Perfect for a grown-up getaway as well as for those with toddlers in tow, there's an extensive DVD collection, Sky TV, books and board games. The cottage has an eat-in kitchen, sitting room (with double sofa bed), master bedroom (with king-size bed) and second bedroom (with double bed). The bathroom includes a bath with overhead shower.

Decorated in an English country style, there's scrubbed pine and Lloyd Loom vintage furniture, white cotton bedding and Cath Kidston fabrics on sofas and blinds.

For babies and toddlers there's a travel cot, high chair,...
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Listing #HL45666
About the Owner
Gillian R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2008
Interaction with guests
Guests access the property via a keypad. However, we will be available via phone or email during your stay.
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

This cottage is perfect, a good size, cosy, well equipped, very clean, quiet and in a great location only a ten minute drive to Rutland Water. This isn't my first stay in this cottage...and it won't be my last..need I say more!

Thank Explorer376704
Passenger379040, VR Owner at Boutique cottage in pretty Rutland village four miles outside historic Stamford, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank-you so much for your kind review. I’m really pleased that your enjoyed your third stay and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Many thanks, Gillian

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottage, village and local area. Had a great time. Strongly recommend it. Plenty to see in the area and visited the coast too.

Thank Getaway800036
Passenger379040, VR Owner at Boutique cottage in pretty Rutland village four miles outside historic Stamford, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank-you very much for your kind review. I'm really pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again. Kind regards, Gillian

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Our second stay here. A delightful clean and cosy cottage, fully and thoughtfully equipped and very clean. Elegant bedrooms, spacious kitchen and newly refurbished bathroom. Goof for kids. A delight in every way. Only 10 minutes from Stamford through country lanes.

Thank zilch
Passenger379040, VR Owner at Boutique cottage in pretty Rutland village four miles outside historic Stamford, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank-you very much for your lovely review - it’s much appreciated. I’m really pleased that you like the cottage and enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back next year. Best wishes, Gillian

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Our accommodation consists of: • Master bedroom with king-size bed and stripped wood floors • Second bedroom with double bed • Sitting room with two sofas, stone walls and wood burning stove • Double sofa bed in sitting room • Eat-in kitchen with shaker style units and granite worktops • Bathroom with shower and bath • Pretty walled courtyard garden with table, chairs and lighting • Double glazed hardwood doors and windows. Our facilities include: • Complimentary wifi • Sky+ and On-Demand • Integrated washing machine and dryer • Dishwasher • Electric oven and gas hob • Microwave • Small freezer • Fridge • DVD player and extensive range of DVDs • Digital Radio • Books, games and magazines • Bed linen, towels and hairdryer • Complimentary tea and coffee For Babies a... more
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Suitable for children of all ages. No Pets Allowed.
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
    1 King
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our change-over days are Monday and Friday (except Christmas & New Year). If you're interested in booking a stay for 3+ weeks, please contact us directly to discuss your requirements. Thank-you.
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About the neighbourhood
The area is predominantly Georgian and Victorian. Much of the local architecture was built using Ketton Stone and Collyweston Slate.

In Ketton there's a local shop and post office, church, children's playground, library and two pubs (one of which serves food). The river Chater runs through the village.

The nearest town is Stamford, four miles from the cottage. It's predominantly Georgian, although some parts date back to the middle ages. Today it's known for it's fantastic mix of independent shops, restaurants, cafes, bars and gastro-pubs. The river Welland runs through the middle, alongside the meadow. Burghley House sits on the edge of the town.

Rutland Water is approximately 7 miles from the cottage.
Getting around
We'd recommend all visitors have access to a car during their stay. There's a car-hire company in Stamford, should you decide not to drive. Alternatively there are a number of taxi companies operating in the area. A one-way journey between the cottage and Stamford costs around £10.

There's also a limited bus service in the village.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Birmingham: 122.0 km
Railway: Stamford: 6.0 km
two chapel lane is best reached by car. On-street parking is available on the lane on a first-come basis. Alternatively there's plenty available on Church Road at the bottom of the lane.

The village has a bus service to and from Stamford - but is infrequent.

The nearest railway station is in Stamford. A taxi from the station to the cottage costs c. £10.

The nearest airport is Birmingham. There's also a direct train link from Stansted airport to Stamford.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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