Vacation Rental Description
Set in the quaint and picturesque conservation village of Egleton in Rutland, St Monica’s Cottage provides luxury, well equipped self catering accommodation following its recent renovation.
This predominantly stone built and thatched cottage overlooks farmland to the rear, beyond which is Rutland Water. Within the village is the Egleton Bird Watching Centre, which becomes home to the annual International Bird Fair during August.
With accommodation for up to 6 people, St Monica’s provides single storey accommodation suitable for a couple or couples wanting a quiet retreat, perhaps visiting some local attractions or for families wishing to enjoy the many activities available locally. Bird watching, cycling, sailing, walking, fishing, windsurfing and golf are all easily accessible nearby.
- Cable Satellite
- Cooking Utensils
- Open Fire
- Amenity Parking
Large Kitchen Dining and living area with central wood burning stove
One large double bedroom with king size bed and en-suite bathroom
One twin bedroom with adjacent shower room
One separate sitting area with two single sofa beds adjacent to shower room
Fully fitted kitchen with electric hob and oven, fridge freezer
Dishwasher, washing machine
Iron and ironing board
Kettle and toaster
All linen and towels provided
Dining table and seating for 6 people, lounge seating for 6 people
Television with inbuilt Freeview and DVD/CD player
Fully enclosed rear paved garden with table and chairs to seat 6 people. Views over open countryside
Fully enclosed front garden with lawn and borders
Lockable storage for bicycles
Off road parking for one car
- Adventure Sports
Rutland Water provides a large amount of recreation: sailing, fishing and windsurfing. Cycle hire available.
Also, rock blok and high ropes at Whitwell.
Egleton has a Bird Watching centre and is part of the Nature Reserve. This is walking distance from the cottage.
Michelin Star Hambleton Hall Hotel and Restaurant is 5 minutes by car.
Lots of local "gastro" pubs: Finchs Arms at Hambleton, The Olive Branch at Clipsham for example.
Burghley House is 20 minutes by car, Belvoir Castle 45 minutes by car.