There are coarse fishing lakes 1/2 mile away, along with four nature reserves within 2 miles, ideal for walking, fishing and bird watching. The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and visitor centre, home to the WWII Lancaster and Spitfire, is only 3 miles away.The unique Kinema in the Woods (cinema), independent shops, outdoor swimming pool and attractive walks in the magnificent pine woods and choice of coffee shops is 3 miles away. Beautiful, sandy, beaches are about 40 minutes away along with the traditional seaside resort of Skegness. Lincoln with its famous cathedral, medieval castle, cobbled streets, Usher Art Gallery, independent shops and restaurants is a short 40 minute drive away and is a great place for a day out. Excellent walks and cycle routes can be found from the cottage, and along with the Lincolnshire Wolds lovely scenery, pretty villages and small towns nearby, there is something for everyone to do. Shop 3 miles, pub and restaurant 1/2 mile.