Quiet, romantic retreat on small family-run working farm with rare & native breed cattle and sheep. Fascinating place to learn about food and the countryside. Great place to stay & explore one of England's most lovely countryside areas. Farm shop, open for more than 20 yrs, sells a wide range of home grown & home butchered meats & local flour, beers and pies. Near Rutland Water, & Melton Mowbray, of pie fame, Stamford & Leicester. Great pubs abound, as do walks and entertainment of every kind.