Nestled in the Peak District National Park, this 16th-century manor house shares 14 acres of grounds with the owners’ other holiday homes and is furnished in a shabby chic style with antiques, wood panelling, beams, stained glass and mullion windows (low ceilings, low doors and uneven floors in some rooms). There is use of a range of facilities (1 hour per day private use via booking system), including a shared indoor pool, sauna, solarium and treatment room. Bakewell, 3½ miles, offers shops, bars, a bistro, restaurants, twice weekly market, antique country fairs and music festivals. Stroll alongside the River Wye or a circular 3½-mile walk on part of the Monsal Trail. Chatsworth House, 5 miles, is set in 1000 acres and visitors have the opportunity to see the wild deer grazing. Other places to visit include Carsington Water and Buxton Opera House, both a short drive. Golf and horse riding are within 5 miles. Shops 3½ miles, pub 1 mile.
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Early beamed entrance/sitting room. Beamed living room with sofa bed (alternative sleeping for two adults) and open fire. Large beamed kitchen/dining room with dual fuel Range (for cooking), open fire and flagstone floor. Four steps to small beamed double bedroom with stained glass window and low ceiling. Steam shower room with toilet.
Henry’s room: Double bedroom with four-poster bed, wood panelling, double mullion window and step up to en-suite shower room with toilet. Jemima’s room: Double bedroom with 6ft zip & link bed (can be twin beds on request), sofa converts to bunk beds (for +2 children under 8 years) and en-suite bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Chelsie’s room: Double bedroom with four-poster bed, wooden floor and step up to en-suite shower room with toilet. Sam’s room: Split-level with 3 single beds and en-suite shower room with toilet, low headroom on one level and steep, narrow tread stairs to glazed area with 2 of the beds. Mum and Dad’s pad: Beamed double bedroom with exposed trusses, 6ft four-poster bed, 2 child beds (for +1 child under 5 years and for +1 child under 8 years), Calvari rain bath, double basin and toilet. All bedrooms with LCD TV.
Three open fires - fuel available locally. Electricity, full gas central heating included, bed linen and towels (included pool towels and bathrobes) included. Cot and high chair on request. 6-ring dual fuel Italian range (halogen griddle) included. Eight TVs. DVD. CD. iPod dock. Microwave. 24-hour laundry service available at cost. Two dishwashers. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi.
Walled inner courtyard with furniture. Enclosed garden. Ample parking. Games room in Victorian summerhouse with small billiards table, table tennis and flatscreen TV. Shared indoor heated swimming pool with shower, changing facilities (23ft 6in x 11ft 6in, depth 4ft 6in, open 7.30am-8.30pm), 1 hr private use per day via booking system. Private Jacuzzi for 4 (available 8am-10pm). Please note: This property has a security deposit of £500.
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