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County - Northamptonshire | Map
Tel code: 01536 | code search
Postcode: LE16 | code search
Population: 320
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Middleton is a small village situated about five miles east of Market Harborough in Leicestershire. Middleton itself, however, is situated in Northamptonshire. It is often mistakenly quoted as a Leicestershire village as it has a Leicestershire post code and is very close to the border between the two counties. It is set in beautiful rural surroundings and is not far from the Grand Union Canal, a historic canal that was of major importance for transportation in the 19th century. Today the canal offers many points of interest for the tourist, including the famous Foxton Locks, which consists of ten sections, making it the largest set of 'staircase' locks in the country. The nearby town of Market Harborough is worth a visit. Market Harborough features a recently developed shopping centre and 'The Old Grammar School', which is situated in the centre of town and was built on wooden stilts. In Middleton itself you can visit the Red Lion, a public house which also offers bed and breakfast. It has three rooms which are ideal for families with TV and DVD players, together with tea and coffee making facilities in each room. If you fancy some exercise you can walk up the village's very steep hill, imaginatively called 'The Hill'.

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The Red LIon (0.09 miles)

The Red LIon

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Our three bedrooms are well appointed with en-suite bathrooms. All rooms have TV, DVD (DVD's available on request) and tea and coffee making facilities with full hospitality tray. Our rooms ... More

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Hunting Lodge Hotel (0.35 miles)

Hunting Lodge Hotel

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This most charming & delightful Hotel is situated in the tranquil village of Cottingham, right in the heart of the idyllic Welland Valley on the boarders of Rutland and East ... More

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Premier Inn Corby (2.97 miles)

Premier Inn Corby
Situated on the outskirts of Corby, with good access to Kettering. Corby is developing rapidly and has a new Railway station providing good access to and from the capital. Visit Rockingham Speedway or, as is ... More | visit website
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Nevill Arms (3.25 miles)

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Built in 1863, this Grade II listed building features a stylish restaurant and en suite accommodation just a few metres from a tributary of the River Welland. The Nevill Arms offers real ... More

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The Raven Hotel (3.32 miles)

The Raven Hotel

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You'll really enjoy your stay in our clean and comfortable rooms. All 18 of our rooms are spacious with large windows. Television, tea and coffee facilities and free high-speed wireless ... More

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Holiday Inn Corby-Kettering A43 (3.68 miles)

Holiday Inn Corby-Kettering A43

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Set in the heart of the English Shires and within easy reach of some of the most beautiful countryside and stately homes in England, the modern fully air conditioned and ... More | visit website

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Travel Plaza (4.12 miles)

Travel Plaza

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This recently refurbished hotel boasts 32 generously sized rooms fitted as standard with King sized beds and a pull out sofa bed suitable for children under the age of 12. ... More

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Rushton Hall Hotel & Spa (4.19 miles)

Rushton Hall Hotel & Spa

Elegant country house hotel set in its own parkland. Luxurious, individually designed en-suite bedrooms with plasma tvs and broadband. Exquiste state rooms available for private dining, conferences and special events. Enjoy high tea in the ... More | visit website

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Holiday Inn Express Kettering (4.81 miles)

Holiday Inn Express Kettering

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Located just on the outskirts of Kettering, this hotel is ideal whether you are staying on business or leisure. Holiday Inn Express Kettering is located just off the A6003 - ... More

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Travelodge Kettering (5.04 miles)

There are loads of reasons our customers choose to stay at Travelodge. Our great value clean and comfortable rooms with en-suite provide everything needed for a good night's sleep and are close to where people ... More | visit website

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