STOP IN THE STICKS
Luxury self-catering accommodation
in the heart of the Leicestershire countryside
Traditional oak framed cottage with a modern twist. Completely private with open views across the Leicestershire countryside
Sleeps up to 8
Rental prices from
£1100 per week
Min 2 nights @ 75%
Large shepherds hut with separate bedroom and bathroom. Views across open countryside. Set in own grounds
Rental prices from
£435 per week
Min 2 nights @ 60%
With every stay we like to treat our guests to a welcome hamper of locally sourced produce
There's complimentary wifi for those that like surf the interweb of wonder
Both properties are set in their own grounds. guests are free to make the most the knot garden and orchard.
You'll find a full laundry facility in Hare's Furrow, unfortunately not in our shepherds hut, but shepherds were never that keen on ironing any way.
Both properties come complete with an out door Hot Tub so you can bubble away under the stars.
You'll find fully fitted kitchens with all you need to create a meal to rival any master chef. Or just beans on toast for us mere mortals.
Hare’s Furrow and Under Willows are set in the picturesque village of Burton Overy, 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.