A short stroll from the beautiful River Dove and Dove Valley, a rural setting with stunning views down the valley to Hartington, the ideal place to escape the bustle of life.Great for couples, families or larger groups who book with the other cottage at the Grange. Offering light, airy, open plan first floor living with three good sized bedrooms, one with en-suite, spa bathroom, free Wi-Fi and a patio courtyard with grassed wooded area leading to the meadows.The cottage is part of Wolfscote Grange with its beautiful farmland, nature reserve and farm trail. Children can enjoy feeding the chickens and the lambs in the spring, as can the grown ups! The farm trail has a wealth of nature, tiny owls, buzzards, hares, dramatic scenery and acres of land with walking access.Hartington village has excellent pubs and cafes where lovely cream teas can be purchased and enjoyed. The Tissington Trail is four miles away with cycle hire. Carsington Water for sailing and watersports is within easy reach. Chatsworth, the medieval Haddon Hall or in contrast Alton Towers fun park and spa can all be visited whilst staying at Red Lion House. Buxton renowned for its Opera House and Pavilion Gardens is a short drive away. You are also at the gateway to the dales, and the Peak District National Park, the perfect place to enjoy long walks, leisurely bike rides or horse riding in the quiet Derbyshire countryside.This property can be booked together with Tom Boys Cottage (412051), Cruck Cottage (412052) and Wolfscote Cottage (412054) to accommodate up to 20 guests.Cottages at Wolfscote Grange are situated on the edge of the Dove Valley in a beautiful landscape of hills and dales that stretch down the valley. The pretty village of Hartington is two miles away with its cheese shop country pubs and restaurants/cream tea shops. The farmstead itself has a wealth of history the farmhouse and surrounding courtyard buildings dating back to the 15th Century and the farm having a mention in the doomsday book. The cottages are set on Joe and Janes family farm where sheep and cattle are looked after balancing farming practices and wildlife conservation. There is an abundance of wildlife with a farm trail and excellent walking routes from the cottage doors. Cruck cottage is unique in the fact that it sits alone with no neighbours than the other cottages namely Swallows Return, Tom Boys Cottage and Wolfscote Cottage are in their own courtyard with private patio areas. The area is ideal for walking, cycling and other outdoor activities and there are a wealth of places to visit. The High Peak and Tissington trails and the pretty village of Hartington are close to hand. Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall are just two of the historic houses within easy reach and Bakewell and Buxton are within a short drive as is Alton Towers.
Hartington is twelve miles from Bakewell which has an ancient past; being mentioned in the Doomsday Book and probably also occupied by the Romans. This beautiful, small market town is situated on the River Wye and has many pleasant walks from the bridge to the town centre where there are many shops, pubs and restaurants and one of the oldest markets in the area,
dating back to 1300. The renowned Bakewell Show takes place on the first Wednesday and Thursday of August, attracting both the farming community and visitors from all over the region
The properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 20 guests.
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The accommodation has oil central heating and comprises:
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link twin beds (can be double bed on request).
Bathroom: With shower over spa bath, WC, basin and shower point.
Open plan living space.
Kitchen area: With electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer.
Dining area: With dining table and chairs.
Lounge area: With Freesat TV, DVD and CD/radio.
Bedroom 3: With king size bed and en-suite with shower, WC and basin.
All oil, electric and bed linen included. Cot and highchair on request. Shared laundry room with washing machines, dryers and ironing facilities. Wi-Fi.
Parking for three cars. Patio area with garden furniture and BBQ. Bike store. Wolfcotes farm trail access around farm on request. Cycle trail and wildlife pond in the grounds.
Buxton and Bakewell
Nearest railway station
Railway station distance