Possible curlew

Observation - Possible curlew - UK and Ireland. Description: I'm pretty sure we saw a curlew alight in our garden near Hinckley in Leicestershire although it set off again right away. My daughter spotted it from the window and was pretty sure it had a curved beak. Is that a possibility in a 'village' garden prett

I'm pretty sure we saw a curlew alight in our garden near Hinckley in Leicestershire although it set off again right away. My daughter spotted it from the window and was pretty sure it had a curved beak. Is that a possibility in a 'village' garden pretty near to farmland in Leicestershire?