A warm welcome to the Dovecote Inn at Laxton a unique country house pub and restaurant in a unique village. Here at the Dovecote you will find a lovely traditional village inn with an excellent reputation throughout Nottinghamshire and beyond well respected for our; fine home cooked dining using only the best local ingredients excellent cask ales extensive selection of beers lagers wines and spirits. All served in a warm relaxed atmosphere by friendly attentive staff.Situated in an idyllic location the Dovecote is at the heart of the unique village of Laxton famed by its historic medieval strip farming system and close to Sherwood Forest traditional home of Robin Hood.
Travel from Laxton to the picturesque market towns of Newark on Trent and its famous antique fairs Retford or Southwell famed by its magnificent Minster. Within easy commuter distance too the larger cities of Nottingham or Lincoln. Or stay closer to home and take a visit to Beth Shalom the National Holocaust Centre situated on the outskirts of the village.What ever the reason for your visit here why not combine it with an overnight stay at The Dovecote in our delightful bed and breakfast accommodation.
We have two letting rooms at The Dovecote. They have recently been completely refurbished and redecorated and are situated in a pretty barn conversion opposite the pub premises. The rooms retain their original beams and both have low windows looking over the barn's own garden.
They offer every modern comfort with a fridge in the room a bowl of fresh fruit to greet you and all the facilities to make your own continental breakfast when you choose.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Laxton area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
National Holocaust Centre - 1.4 miles (Museum)
Milton Mausoleum - 3.9 miles (Historic Church)
Rufford Abbey - 4.9 miles (Abbey)
Low Marnham, St Wilfrid's Church - 5.3 miles (Historic Church)
Fledborough, St Gregory's Church - 6.2 miles (Historic Church)
Clumber Park - 7.9 miles (Countryside)
The Workhouse - 8 miles (Historic Building)
Southwell Minster - 8.4 miles (Cathedral)
Newark Castle - 9.3 miles (Castle)
Kettlethorpe Church - 9.4 miles (Historic Church)
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