Lake Lodge – Luxury lakeside self-catering property in Maxey between Stamford and Peterborough
Hidden away in 30 acres of private lakes, gardens and mature woodland, this luxury self-catering property has all you need for a relaxing break all through the year. Set on the lakeside with stunning views over the water, Lake Lodge is an exceptionally well-equipped home-from-home with plenty of parking. There is a large patio overlooking the lake with outside garden furniture and a built-in charcoal barbecue for the summer months. Outside, activities include rowing boats and canoes on the lake which is also suitable for open swimming, a hard tennis court and paths around the grounds linking up to public footpaths. The Green Wheel cycle route passes close by.
The house offers flexible accommodation for 8 adults plus two children in fold-up beds or cots in four double bedrooms. Two have en-suite shower rooms on the first floor and two more on the ground floor share a large family bathroom and separate cloakroom which are suitable for those with limited mobility. The large lounge, dining room and exceptionally well-equipped kitchen are open plan with views of the lake. A planted conservatory with additional seating provides a quiet area. It is ideal for family gatherings of all ages or two families as well as groups of friends. There is also the option for extra guests to camp, with access to an outside shower room and toilet.
Only 7 miles from the historic town of Stamford and the Cathedral City of Peterborough, the house is located on the edge of Maxey village. The small town of Market Deeping three miles away provides supermarkets, takeaways, inns, restaurants and a large variety of independent shops. It is easily accessible by road via the A1 and by rail via Peterborough station which is only 50 minutes from London on the east coast main line.
Things to Do & See
Golf, Stately Home, Historic Towns, Shopping, Cathedral City, Steam Railway, Open Farm, Zoo, War Museum, Cycling, Burghley Horse Trials, East of England Showground.
There is a small 9 hole golf course on the edge of the village and the Green Wheel Cycle Route runs through the next village. Maxey itself has a pub a short walk away and although this does not provide food there are many local villages with interesting inns that do. The neighbouring village of Helpston is the home of the poet John Clare.
‘We had a wonderful stay at Lake Lodge, we have been going away for a week in June for about 14 years and Lake Lodge has been the best accommodation we have stayed in to date.’
‘What an absolutely amazing venue to experience a very private, spacious house in a quiet and natural environment. The facilities have been first class’
‘We had a most perfect, beautiful stay in Lake Lodge and it’s wonderful setting. Can I send especial thanks for the warmth of welcome that we experienced’
‘A perfect setting for a family get together. Everything we needed with amazing views and lots to see and do. Thank you.’