The nearest town is 4m - Uppingham. Here you can find a number of small grocery shops including a co-op for all your essentials. Uppingham also has an Iron Mongers, Boots, a market on Fridays, two butchers and a fabulous bakery - Baines - from whom we source some of your welcome gifts ;-)
Rutland is blessed with an array of wonderful farm shops. Ashley (LE16 8HG) and Launde (LE7 9XB) are our go to's but these are but two of a few. A special mention to Launde for their cook at home Curry's. These are amazing!
There are a number of local taxi firms that serve the area but you are advised to book early to avoid disappointment. They get very busy given the rural location!
Uppingham Taxi’s – 07581 735959
The Taxi Office – 01572 823890
Eco Green taxi Rutland – 07501 468398
Market Place Taxis Uppingham – 07368 428822
We kindly ask that only the kiln dried fire wood provided or purchased from RRR is used but you are welcome to bring your own charcoal for the fire pit if you prefer.
This is to minimise any fire risk to surrounding meadow land from sparks from untreated wood.
The nearest petrol station can be found just 4 miles away in Uppingham. Two others are located a short distance away at Morcott - 7 miles away.
The nearest doctors surgery and vets can also be found in Uppingham. The Doctors surgery is just off the island at Northgate and the Vets is located next to the fire station on Ayston Road.