Don Paddy’s has a warm and inviting atmosphere in the heart of the Market Square, serving an innovative twist on brasserie food alongside an extensive selection of house and fine wines, continental lagers and cask marque awarded real ales.
Rocks by Rail – formerly know as Rutland Railway Musuem, is situated 4 miles from Oakham and tells the local story of how private railways were used in the local ironstone extraction industry to move the extracted stone on the first part of its journey to the distant steelworks. It takes visitors back to the days before mass road transport when most minerals were was carried by rail and quarries had their own rail system.
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Overlooking Rutland Water and the undulating hills of Englands smallest county, this former 17th Century farmhouse adjacent to the estate of the Earl of Gainsborough, is an idyllic retreat for anyone wishing to escape.
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Originally created by Geoff Hamilton for the Gardeners’ World TV show, Barnsdale is home to 38 pocket-sized, themed garden ‘rooms’, built in his trademark, practical style, and full of inspiration for garden-lovers of all ages. Go for great ideas for your own outside spaces or simply have fun exploring- there magical hidden corners, ponds full of tadpoles and newts, and an allotment with chickens and giant organically grown veg.
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Rutland County Museum, located on Catmos Street in Oakham, is the perfect introduction to the smallest county in England.
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Originally a 17th century farmhouse on the Exton Estate, home to the Noel family (Earl of Gainsborough) for generations at the head of a horse chestnut tree-lined avenue, Barnsdale Lodge hotel is now a superb 44 bedroom hotel and restaurant.
Fineshade Wood is a fantastic day out for families and wildlife lovers alike. There are lots of places to explore, cycle round and play in.
Don Paddy's Uppingham
8 Market Place, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9QH, United Kingdom
Rocks by Rail: The Living Ironstone Museum
Cottesmore Iron Ore Mines Sidings, Ashwell Road, Cottesmore, Rutland, LE15 7FF, United Kingdom
Barnsdale Lodge Hotel
The Avenue, Exto, Rutland, LE15 8AH, United Kingdom
The Avenue, Exto, Oakham, RUTLAND, LE15 8AH, United Kingdom
Rutland County Museum
Catmose, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6HP, United Kingdom
Barnsdale Lodge Restaurant
The Avenue, Exto, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 8AH, United Kingdom
Fineshade Wood, Fineshade, Nr Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 3, United Kingdom