With Bonfire Night almost here, there are plenty of amazing firework displays to visit. There’s something quite magical about watching the sky light up with beautiful colours and patterns – a technicolour backdrop to a moment of commemoration. We have scrolled through our homes to see where is close to some of the best firework displays in our area, perfect for friends and family.
Rutland Lions Fireworks Display, The Rutland Showground – An annual event, there are two firework displays – the first quieter one for children, the second a little louder. There’s also free rides for children, a bar and food.
Empingham (Approx 12 mins away by car)
This is an attractive, quite substantial home which is located in a quiet spot at the back of a close of just 5 dwellings. There’s 5 bedrooms, 2 en suite, 3 large reception rooms offering flexible living, and a huge kitchen diner whilst enjoying a lovely connection with the garden with open farmland beyond. Read more
Tallington Lakes, Tallington – A spectacular firework display, above the lakes, with food, funfair and entertainment for everybody to enjoy.
Marholm (Approx 17 minutes away by car)
Having been spectacularly extended to create a substantial family home over two floors, this stunning home comprises a spacious open plan kitchen/dining/family room, a handy utility room, WC, a living room, study, and two en-suite double bedrooms on the ground floor, while a bathroom and four bedrooms await on the first floor – two with en-suites. Though exuding modernity, the property also maintains a welcoming warmth – a balance that many contemporary houses cannot boast – and offers ample garden space to the rear for children to run around, or for one to simply sit in tranquility amongst myriad trees. Read more
Stamford & District Kiwanis, Stamford Welland Academy – This event has children’s entertainment, hot food and mulled wine, then unfolds with VIP Bonfire lighting, followed by a fantastic firework display.
Great Casterton (Approx 6 mins away by car)
This is one of high quality executive homes at a development that masterfully blends a traditional style with contemporary living. This exquisitely designed property is constructed by using superior materials and Set over three floors, it provides expansive ground floor space with two front rooms, a garden room and a spacious kitchen diner. A central, oak and glass staircase rises to the first and second floors. The first floor landing leads to the four bedrooms and a family bathroom. On the top floor two bedrooms share a bathroom.The garden is a courtyard style garden with flagstone patio terrace with access from the garden room. There is also an integrated double garage and the property is accessed via a private, shared drive. It’s heated by an economical, environmentally friendly, air source heat pump. Read more
Pinchbeck United Fireworks, Football Club – As well as a fantastic display in the heart of the village, there are a variety of stalls, outdoor and indoor bars as well as food stalls throughout the night.
Gosberton (Approx 8 mins away by car)
This imposing former Victorian vicarage is of fine proportions with high ceilings and an abundance of original features including quarry tiled flooring, panelled doors, deep skirtings, mouldings, dado rails, ceiling roses and original fireplaces. The house comprises of 3 reception rooms, a kitchen/breakfast room and a spectacular sun room on the ground floor and five bedrooms (2 with en suites) and a family bathroom with a central roll-top bath on the first floor. The garden is about half an acre in size and features mature trees and shrubs, and expansive lawns. There’s also a coach house with power, internet access and water supply, so it could be used as an office or gym. Read more
Springfield’s Outlook Shopping & Leisure, Spalding – Here you can enjoy a firework display plus music and some great food including hot dogs, burgers, a hog roast, scrumptious toffee apples and much more.
Moulton Eaugate (Approx 14 mins away by car)
A beautiful Grade II listed, Georgian former farmhouse with 5 bedrooms and 5 reception rooms surrounded by open fields. Standing on over 4.5 acres, it also has a brick stable block with haybarn, garages, storeroom and workshop providing great facilities for equestrian purpose. Inside, the house is airy and spacious with large windows, and rooms are very generous in size with high ceilings and lovely views over the garden, and the far reaching landscape from upstairs.The garden is mainly lawn with a variety of mature trees and hedges. Read more
Wicksteed Park Fireworks, Kettering – This event hosts a variety of family fun before visitors can experience first-hand the panoramic views of the lake as you watch a fantastic display of colour in the scenic skyline.
Everything we have for sale near here is under offer, but it’s a good event to know about should you be house hunting in the local area!
Corby Fireworks, the area around the boating lake – Organised by North Northamptonshire Council, this is a free event with the bonfire lit following a popular torchlight procession from Corby International Pool, followed by an impressive firework display. There’s also food stalls to enjoy too.
Geddington (Approx 13 mins away by car)
Just three miles from Kettering, this is a very handsome, Grade ll listed property in mellow yellow stone, originally part of the Priory next door. Dating back to 1618, the property has exceptionally high ceilings and large windows shedding a vast amount of light into all the rooms, which is very unusual for a building of such an age. The property offers comfortable accommodation whereas the outside area comprises an enclosed lawn garden and a gravelled walled garden (perfect place for summer barbecue). Read more
Barnwell Bonfire & Fireworks, Barnwell – A traditional bonfire and the best professional fireworks display in the area, with lots of varied and delicious food stalls, plus free parking.
Oundle (Approx 4 mins away by car)
This Grade II listed quaint stone cottage provides three bedrooms, one en suite, a family bathroom, three good-sized reception rooms and a farmhouse style kitchen. As the property offers a great deal of living space on the ground floor, for anyone wishing to make substantial alterations and create a fourth bedroom, it is suggested that – with the necessary planning consents – the kitchen might be moved into the large drawing room with the old kitchen changed into a ground floor en suite bedroom. Read more
Fireworks Fantasiia, East of England Arena & Events Centre – An evening of family fun is guaranteed here with fireworks, food stalls, all the fun of the fair and monster truck rides.
Longthorpe (Approx 11 mins away by car)
This is a stunning stone family home that has been lovingly extended to provide the best of modern living. It comprises an entrance hall, two reception rooms, and a large open-plan kitchen/breakfast/family room with French doors onto a patio/entertaining area. A utility room, WC and closet complete the ground floor, while the first floor boasts a beautiful master bedroom suite, with a dressing room and en-suite, alongside two further bedrooms and a bathroom. A second floor presents another bedroom with a dressing room attached, and outside there is even more to discover, with a double garage/gym and an office above, and an outbuilding/spa space. Read more
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We have many more gorgeous homes for sale close to fantastic firework displays. For more information about any of our country houses for sale, or to register with us, contact our Rutland, Stamford & South Lincolnshire office on 01780 750 200 or the Oundle and North Northamptonshire office on 01832 808 008.