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Spacious Peak District Barn,has private garden with lovely views down the valley

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

The Coach House at Gateham Grange is a converted barn on our working farm nr. Dovedale. The Manifold Cycle Trail is just down the road. Peaceful, dale walks. Stands next to the quaint old stone dovecote. Sleeps 2-6 persons in a double and family room. Having a toilet on both levels this barn suits guests with limited mobility as well as families. Spacious kitchen and comfortable lounge with large patio windows which catch the sun.

Gateham Grange nestles at the foot of Wetton Hill and is between Alstonefield, Wetton and Hulme End (each about 1.5 miles away), all having lovely pubs serving good food.

Being located on the Derbyshire/Staffordshire border the list of nearby attractions is endless! Busy Hartington, historic Chatsworth and thrill seeking Alton Towers are close by. There's rock climbing at the Roaches, water sports at Carsington Water and nearby fishing, golf and horseriding.

During your stay challenge yourself to climb to the top of Wetton Hill. Standing at 1300ft above sea level you will be rewarded with a panoramic view of the Peak District in all its glory.

More Details

Property Manager
Teresa flower
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
13 November, 2017

Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Derby
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Royal Oak, Wetton
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Ashbourne
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Buxton
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Manifold Hotel, Hulme End
Car: recommended

Ideal central location for visiting many historic houses including Chatsworth, Tissington Hall, Haddon Hall and Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood. Perfect for walkers with dale walks from the door and for cycling Manifold cycle trail is just down the road. Nearby fishing on the River Dove. Pavilion Gardens and Opera House at Buxton, Carsington Water Alton Towers all close by.

With quaint market towns and farmers' markets there's something for everyone.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Alstonefield in Alstonefield

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:30
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • swimming
Notes:
Electricity for cooking, lighting and hot water is by a £1 pre-payment meter. Please note that the meter is not set to make a profit. However, the HEATING is INCLUDED in the price you pay. Thank you. Any questions please do not hesitate to email me.

Reviews

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Spacious Peak District Barn,has private garden with lovely views down the valley
average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews
5

Ideal location

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a 3 night stay with my son and dog. The cottage was home from home, very clean with everything you need. Ideally located for exploring the wonderful Peak District either by car or on foot. Local pubs all dog friendly. The cottage was very cosy surrounded by farmland, cows and sheep. Teresa kindly met us on arrival to show us round the cottage and was nearby if we needed anything. We visited Matlock, Ashbourne, Bakewell, Dove

  • Review Submitted: 04-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely peaceful location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Gateham Grange. The house was extremely clean and tidy. It felt like a home from home. An added bonus was the absence of traffic noise which we endure at home, with just the sound of the wildlife.

Teresa, Robert and Sam were very friendly and welcoming to us including Buttons our hamster. We particularly enjoyed the tour of the farm with Sam. For townies like us it was really interesting.

We are looking forward to coming back in the future.

Kevin & Anne Brooks and Buttons the hamster.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peace and quiet.

  • 5 of 5

The ammodation was great and the location was great.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Home from home

  • 5 of 5

This cottage was a cosy well equipped home from home for us when exploring this lovely area. We were lucky to have lovely sunny weather so we were out every day, but the cottage would be great to stay in all day too with plenty of books, dvds and games. We loved our stay and enjoyed looking out of the kitchen window at chickens or sheep wandering past! Teresa msde us very welcome. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 10-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I was so pleased you had such lovely weather enabling you to enjoy all the peak district has to offer. Thanks for the kind review.
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Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay son really enjoyed being on a farm and seeing the animals. Very friendly happy to let us get involved with feeding and walking round the farm.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charming Peak District farmhouse with welcoming hosts

  • 5 of 5

We spent 7 nights total in England starting the weekend at this lovely farm and finishing in London.

We arrived here late in the evening and were excited to find a plate of cookies and farm-fresh eggs on the table. I was the first to wake in the morning and was excited to see a handful of sheep sleeping in their pasture about 6 feet from the kitchen window. It was an awesome sight!

We spent two nights here and 3 children ages 13 to 7 thoroughly enjoyed the time spent in the sheep barn holding baby lambs, feeding the chickens, gathering eggs, feeding their bull Hagrid and the fresh country air. My two sons and I climbed the large, steep hill that is a few hundred yards away and the views were incredible!

One thing that is not specific to the house, but more to the area is that restaurant reservations are a must and most stopped serving food around 8:00/8:30pm.

Last, but not least, our hosts were very welcoming and made us feel at home. Our biggest regret was that we couldn't stay longer!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday barn in Alstonefield, Heart of England

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Low
28 Oct 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£132
for 2 nights
From
£66
From
£105
Fri,Sat
£330
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Xmas/New Year
20 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£520
for 7 nights
£520
 
 
Easter period
24 Mar 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£515
for 7 nights
£515
 
 
June
2 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£415
for 7 nights
£415
 
 
August
4 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£580
for 7 nights
£580
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
£400
£1,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Bed Linen and storage heating is included in the price
Towels are not included unless overseas visitor
Towels can be hired if wished
Electricity for cooking, lighting and hot water is by a £1 pre-payment meter - please note this is not set to make a profit

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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