- Sleeps: 8
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 2 (one ensuite)
- Minimum stay: 3 nights
Dating back to the 1750s, Fletland Mill occupies a dream setting for a peaceful break in the countryside; nestled near the sleepy village of Baston, on the edge of the Lincolnshire Fens.
Carefully converted to provide spacious and luxurious accommodation for up to eight guests, the former grain mill boasts glorious views of the River Glen, with the sound of its gently running water guaranteed to soothe you to sleep.
Oh, and a warm welcome is all but guaranteed from friendly owners Melanie and Phil… not to mention their resident animals.
(You can bring your two well-behaved dogs along too, so no-one has to miss out on all the comfort and relaxation – and the epic walks! – available at the Mill).
There are four comfortable, elegantly decorated bedrooms to choose from, three of which feature a TV. Though with captivating views available from every window, you’re unlikely to feel like switching it on!
The spacious master room boasts en-suite facilities – hint: this could be the one to claim for yourself – and there are a further two doubles, along with a charming twin.
The indulgent family bathroom, complete with roll-top bath, is perfect for relaxing in, or freshening up in after a nature ramble with the dogs, and there’s a further cloakroom to help prevent awkward morning queues.Keep reading
At a glance
- An 18th century grain mill, lovingly converted to provide spacious, comfortable, and dog-friendly accommodation for up to 8 guests, situated on the banks of the River Glen in rural Lincolnshire.
- There are four bedrooms to choose from; three doubles and one twin. The master room features en-suite facilities, and three of the rooms are equipped with a TV (though with such amazing rural views, you may not need it!)
- There are two vast living areas, a well-equipped kitchen, and a spacious outdoor area with a barbecue and garden furniture.
- Say hello to the friendly resident animals, watch the local wildlife go about their daily activities, or take a long walk through the surrounding area. Local attractions include Burghley Hall in nearby Stamford, and Peterborough Cathedral.
- Dog Friendly
- Family Friendly
- Large Groups
Converted 18th century mill, sleeps 8 guests. Two furnished living spaces (one occupies the entire second floor, with an additional sofa bed), dedicated reading area, large well-equipped kitchen. Four bedrooms, one master double with en-suite facilities, two double rooms, one twin. Family bathroom with roll-top bath, additional cloakroom with WC. Veranda/large garden area with furniture and barbecue.
Wildlife walks, nature watching, cycling, fishing, equestrian events, historic sites, cathedrals, castles, manor houses, gardens, train rides
Where to catch up and socialise? Well, with two vast, sumptuously furnished living rooms on hand (one occupies the entire second floor!) the choice is yours. There’s even a dedicated reading area, for those who love getting lost between the pages of a good book.
Meanwhile, you’ll find the large and lovely kitchen fabulously well-equipped for feasts of every description, though there’s a barbecue outside for sizzling sunset suppers, and plenty of furnished space for you to sit back and enjoy those al fresco views.
You’ll soon discover plenty of wildlife to spot (Phil reports that there are more rabbits than he can count!) from deer and badgers, to mink and otters by the river, and red kites swooping overhead as you cradle an afternoon tipple.
The resident chickens are responsible for the eggs you’ll find on your arrival, and if you’re lucky, you may get to meet the dogs, cat, and horses that also proudly call Fletland their home.
What to do next? With Stamford, the home of Burghley Hall, just a few miles away, along with landmarks that include Peterborough Cathedral, the Nene Valley Railway, and Rutland Water, you’re unlikely to get bored.
Yet it could be that once you’ve experienced the warm welcome, tranquil comfort, and magnificent surroundings offered by Fletland Mill, you’ll be more than happy to stay put!
Things to note
Minimum 3-night stay. On-site catch and return fishing is available in the Mill Pond and river frontage.
Where you'll be staying
What the guests of Fletland Mill say
“Lovely staycation at the mill; taking away some very happy memories! Thank you.”
“One of the most beautiful places we’ve stayed in. Thank you for your incredible hospitality – what a perfect staycation.”
“Amazing house and beautiful location. Birthday celebrations and lots of relaxing. Swimming, paddle-boarding and kayaking. Good times!”