Somercotes bungalow is situated in a lane, close to the edge of the village. The village amenities including a newsagent, post office, grocery store and public phone box (1/2 mile), fish and chip shop, hairdresser, local doctor, Anglican church  are all within easy walking distance.  The Thatched Cottage restaurant, a short walk from the bungalow (1/4 mile), is a pleasant venue for a meal out or a drink.There is also a well-equipped children's playground in the centre of the village. Bell Mere pool is a successful community project, providing an amenity area in the centre of the village, with ducks and other wild birds, naturalised planting and with public access. Close to the junction of the A16 and A17 (about 1 mile away) there is a Texaco garage with basic grocery supplies, newspapers and nearby fast food restaurant .  There is a regular bus service to both Boston and Spalding, although a car is recommended.


Thatched cottage restaurant 
Amenity area - Bell Mere Pool in the centre of the village