Exterior | Riverbank Cottage, Althorpe, nr. Scunthorpe
Living room | Riverbank Cottage, Althorpe, nr. Scunthorpe
Althorpe, near Scunthorpe

Riverbank Cottage

  • Sleeps up to 8
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Up to 1 pet allowed
Pets stay free
Car parking on site
Enclosed Garden / Patio


out of 5

Enjoying views from the first floor living room, this holiday cottage is nearby a wealth of wildlife and bird reserves.
Ground Floor:
Kitchen/dining room: Freeview TV, DVD Player, Woodburner, Electric Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Dishwasher
Utility Room: Washing Machine
Bedroom 1: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds
Shower Room: Cubicle Shower, Toilet
First Floor:
Living room: (No TV)
Bedroom 2: Double (4ft 6in) Bed
Bedroom 3: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds
Bedroom 4: Single (3ft) Bed, Pull Out Single (3ft) Bed
Bathroom 1: Bath With Shower Over, Toilet
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack. Enclosed lawned garden with patio, garden furniture and barbecue. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: Couple and family bookings only, no hen or stag parties. The River Trent is 13 yards away and the property has a security deposit of £250.
Riverbank cottage is a detached, comfortable family and couples retreat set on the west bank of the river Trent, ideal for those looking for a peaceful holiday or a base from which to explore this historic area. The cottage sleeps six adults and two children comfortably.
The first floor comprises of a sitting room with views overlooking the river, a family bathroom, a twin bedroom, a double room and a children’s room with a small single and a pull-out bed, only suitable for children, not adults. The ground floor benefits from a twin bedroom, a shower room with a toilet, a utility room, a TV snug and a dining kitchen. The cottage has an enclosed garden with a south-facing patio, garden furniture, barbeque, cycle store and parking for 1-2 cars accessed by an 8ft wide drive.
Although Althorpe has lost its pub there are many restaurants and eateries in the area including the excellent Ferryboat in the next village. Many shops and restaurants are available nearby, all within three miles along the A18 east.
There are many good walks and cycle routes and several golf courses only a short drive away. Interesting places to visit include Epworth, the birthplace of John Wesley founder of Methodism, the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Normanby Hall and many wildlife and bird reserves. Lincoln, York, Beverley, Cleethorpes and Hull the 2017 City of Culture all less than an hour away.
Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant 1½ miles.


Cot Available
Cycle Store
Detached Property
Enclosed Garden or Patio
Garden or Patio
Highchair Available
Open Fire or Woodburner
Parking - On Site
Pets Allowed
Pets Free of Charge
Shower Cubicle
Train Station Within 1 Mile
Washing Machine
Waterside Breaks
Welcome Pack
Woodburning Stove


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 14:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • 1 pet allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen


  • No smoking, please