Walton Thorns Farm Holiday Cottages

Our Farm Trail and Classic & Vintage Tractor Collection

Our marked and mapped trail of over 6km has been created around the farm passing woodland, ponds, streams and hedgerows alongside our arable crops. There are many species of birds and animals to be seen - Muntjac & roe deer, fox, hares, rabbits, buzzard, red kite, barn owl, chaffinch, goldfinch, yellow hammer, song thrush, blackbird, robin, wren, various tits, greenfinch, wagtail, dove and kestrel.

We also have a collection of tractors built up over the years including Ford, Ford Conversions, County, Roadless, McCormick, International, David Brown, Massey Ferguson, John Deere and Nuffield. We are happy to give guided tours on request for interested guests. There are numerous Vintage Tractor events nearby throughout the year including Rempstone Steam Rally and Newark Tractor Show.

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Local Attractions

We post as regularly as we can on social media about attractions, events and offers local to us here in Leicestershire and the East Midlands.

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Leicestershire and our neighbouring counties of Rutland, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Warwickshire, Northamptonshire and Lincolnshire provide numerous opportunities for a day out during your stay at our self catering holiday accommodation. Below are just a selection of visitor attractions listed nearest to furthest, all within 40 miles of our cottages and usually achievable by car within approximately one hour, traffic permitting.