12 Banks Street - Luxury Georgian Townhouse, Lincolnshire
Tucked away in the heart of Horncastle in Lincolnshire is this impressive Georgian townhouse, 12 Banks Street. Set over three floors and sleeping up to four guests, 12 Banks Street is the ideal location for enjoying all that Horncastle itself has to offer as well as exploring further afield. Set just outside of the Lincolnshire Wolds, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the property enjoys easy access to Louth, Lincoln and the Coast. Step into the spacious entrance hall, where you can set down your bags and discard any coats and shoes after a long journey. Look forward to cooking up a storm in the stylish kitchen/diner, which has all you need to conjure up a delicious feast for your companions as they open a bottle of wine and set the table. Take advantage of the handy utility room just off the kitchen, which has a washing machine and dishwasher, ensuring an easy clean. After a tasty meal, climb the stunning wooden staircase up to the generous sitting room, where you can look forward to putting your feet up with your favourite tipple, choosing a book or board game from the vintage collection or watching a film, and maybe lighting the warming woodburning stove for added comfort. After a long day of exploring, spoil yourself with a relaxing bubble bath as your towel warms on the heated towel rail nearby. Pop on your pyjamas and head up to the second floor, where you will discover two tastefully decorated king-size bedrooms, both perfect for catching your rest. Treat your guests to a morning coffee and an alfresco breakfast out on the first-floor roof terrace, as you soak up the sunshine and discuss plans for the days ahead. Step outside the front door and explore – Discover Horncastle’s long and fascinating history occupied since Roman times. Once a home to Sir Joseph Banks and for centuries, one of the most famous Horse Fairs. The town hosts a twice weekly market, independent shops, including over 20 antique and vintage emporiums, and a great selection of pubs, tea rooms and restaurants. A recent new attraction is the fantastic Wolds Wildlife Park which promises a fun visit for all the family. Ten minutes’ walk in any direction from Number 12 and you will be in the countryside; Hire a bike locally, cycle through the Wolds and sample some of the incomparable views on offer. For a day at the beach, head to the village of Sutton-on-Sea, where you will find glorious sands that stretch for miles, perfect for delving into your favourite book as you sunbathe, paddling the shores, building sandcastles or tucking-in to fresh fish and chips with the sand between your toes. For a memorable day trip, venture to the city of Lincoln, which is bathed in history, with its remarkable medieval cathedral, it’s impressive 11th-century castle, it’s variety of museums detailing the towns rich heritage, as well as historical landmarks at every turn. For an unforgettable trip with your loved ones to Lincolnshire, look no further than 12 Banks Street.