Boasting a prestigious village location in Stilton, around six miles south west of Peterborough’s vibrant city centre, this highly desirable development promises an abundance of nearby leisure attractions to suit residents of any age.
Sharing its name with the marble-streaked cheese that was first sold in the village in the early 18th century, Stilton boasts a rich and fascinating history. Visitors are encouraged to take a leisurely stroll around the village following the Stilton Trail, which signposts some of the area’s most interesting landmarks. While exploring, why not sample one of the many popular hostelries along the way – specialising in delicious homecooked food and traditional ales.
Surrounded by acres of breathtaking countryside, Stilton Gate is ideally placed for those who enjoy the outdoors. Nearby Ferry Meadows Country Park, with over 2,500 acres of parkland and lakes, hosts a range of activities including fishing, water sports and horse riding, while a quaint waterside café offers welcome refreshment after a long day of exploring.
Those looking for a day of relaxation will find the majestic Alwalton Hall beauty and wellness sanctuary just a short drive from Stilton Gate. This stunning Georgian country house – once home to the 4th and 5th Earl Fitzwilliam – has been transformed into a unique wellness centre, offering luxury beauty and relaxation treatments in specially themed suites. Less than 15-minutes away by car, Peterborough has all of the attractions you’d expect of a large and vibrant city centre. From historical sites and majestic architecture, to grand theatres and award-winning restaurants, Peterborough is a hub of entertainment for visitors of any age.