The Oriental Brew House (self catering). br / br / br / br / A Grade 11 listed Elizabethan, Lincolnshire Longhouse next to the imposing stone Georgian Priory House, noted by TV appearances featuring its unusual interior. br / br / br / br / Huge chestnut, oak and beech trees welcome you through the leafy wooded drive. Formerly a provider of ales to Priory House and its servants it is now a romantic hideaway with a tough of baronial splendour and oodles of exotica. Relax in the flower filled conservatory. The spacious oak beamed lounge combines the comfort of the cosy sofas with antique furniture and ethnic art.
br / br / Curl up in front of the fire and the 42 plasma TV.
br / br / A traditional Persian carpet softens the medieval style terracotta floor. A pretty little French chandelier illuminates the dining table and leopard skin curtains from the famous Biba s in the 1970 s provide extra warmth and privacy. br / br / br / br / The Inglenook fireplace features a log burning stove. An intricately carved Indian screen covers one wall.
A cast iron spiral staircase takes you to the minstrel s gallery bedroom and a secret door in the screen leads to the kitchen and shower room. The Indian theme is continued in the designer built kitchen, incorporating an Edwardian brown glazed sink and a brand new Rangemaster cooker with ceramic hob. You will find everything you need including some basic provisions and condiments in the store cupboard. br / br / br / br / The Versailles and Parisienne (Bed and Breakfast) br / br / br / br / A sweeping Georgian staircase leads to the two grand en-suite double bedrooms. Both light and sunny with south west facing windows overlooking the large front garden, surrounded by mature trees. The interior decorations are lavish and opulent but undeniably quirky! In the drawing room the giant Salvador Dali hand chairs and table mingle with enigmatic shop window mannequins wearing Carole s beautiful vintage ball gowns. br / br / br / br / You may choose a continental breakfast, a full hearty Lincolnshire breakfast or the special vegetarian treat.
A1 main road - Road: Long Bennington village is clearly signposted on the north bound and south bound carriageways of the A1 and slip roads lead into the main village strret, Priory House is at the south end of the village near the Church, look for 69 Church Street. br/ br/ Newark train stations - Train: there is an hourly bus service till mid afternoon from Newark to Long Bennington Church which is two minutes from Priory House.
Taxi from the station is the easiest option.
You can check in from 15:00. You need to check out by 11:00.