Horncastle is a historic market town in Lincolnshire. Offering a rich choice of self catering accommodation all year round, some of the town’s attractive architecture dates back to the 12th century.
This beautiful historic town is renowned for its antique shops and with frequent weekly markets selling local farm produce, something that will appeal to those staying in a country cottage with a well-equipped kitchen. The buildings scattered around the town have beautiful old stonework, and 12th Century church of St. Mary still stands well preserved and ornate. Parts of its ancient Roman Wall can still be seen.
Visit the stately homes in the area such as The National Trust’s Tattershall Castle and marvel at their perfect architecture and lavish décor or discover more recent history at the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Centre at RAF Conningsby .
Wander around beautifully maintained gardens and take the day to venture out further into the countryside. The rolling green hills seem to go on forever and there is a network of fantastic walks waiting to be found just outside the front door of your self-catering holiday cottage.
Nestled in the centre of this tiny town are enticing restaurants and pubs where critically acclaimed chefs prepare fine meals for visitors and locals alike. The atmosphere in Horncastle is so warm and welcoming that it’ll be difficult to leave it behind.