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Charming grade 2 listed Georgian cottage in the heart of Bakewell

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine

Overview

About the property

Discounts for vacant dates in January. Please enquire.

A beautiful Grade II listed Georgian cottage in the heart of Bakewell. Perfectly situated in a quiet location opposite Bakewell's All Saints Church, yet within 2 minutes walk from the centre of the town with all its amenities including cafes, pubs, restaurants and independent retail shops.

Wainstones has been recently renovated and now boasts a perfect balance of Georgian charm with modern convenience. The cottage is ideal for couples or families of up to 4. Provision can be made for 5, but please note that an additional nightly fee applies.

Ideally located in Bakewell, it is within easy reach of Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and all the Peak District has to offer, and Bakewell is exceptionally well served by local public transport.

The cottage is fully centrally heated but also benefits from the convenience of remote controlled traditional Esse cast iron gas stoves in both the lounge and the kitchen. A perfect haven for relaxation at the end of the day.

Generous weekly discounts apply. Discounts are also offered for mid week breaks for a couple.

Details of the accommodation:

Ground floor – South facing sitting room with views of the churchyard with a 3 seat and a 2 seat sofa, 40” flat screen TV, DVD and remote controlled gas Esse stove. Fully fitted shaker style kitchen with oak dining table and seating for 5, fridge freezer, microwave, electric oven with gas hob and extractor fan, integrated washing machine and dishwasher. The kitchen also benefits from a remote controlled gas Esse stove.

First floor – Steep steps to first floor comprising south facing bedroom with double bed, chest of drawers and wardrobe, a small bedroom with single bed, bedside cabinet and under bed storage, and the bathroom with wash basin, WC, bath with shower over and illuminated mirror with integrated shaver/toothbrush sockets.

Second floor – Steps lead to a large dual aspect room with restricted height below the eaves. Twin beds with chest of drawers, wardrobe and seating area with 32” flat screen TV and DVD and electric stove.

Outside – Small rear courtyard garden (accessed via a passage way) with seating and retractable washing line.

The property benefits from full gas central heating and free WiFi. Gas, electricity, linen and towels included. A travel cot and high chair can be made available on request.

Parking on street by residents parking permit (included for one car).

Bakewell is at the hub of an excellent bus network which reaches into most of the Peak Park. It may be possible to arrange transport for guests and bicycles (by the owner) to and from local transport terminals (e.g., Chesterfield railway station, Matlock railway station) – please ask.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2016
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This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 January, 2018

About The Owner

I'm happily married to Kay and we have two teenage daughters.

I've spent the last year or so renovating Wainstones. Before that I worked for a large corporation where I provided programme management.

We live in Over Haddon (a small village) near to Bakewell, and absolutely adore the Peak District where we have lived for the last 16 years or so.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 2014

Why The Owner chose Bakewell

Because it's right in the heart of a beautiful small market town - Bakewell.

It is a great location for exploring the Peak District. You don't even need a car, as the bus network allows you to explore the Peak District.

After a hard day's walking or sightseeing, come home to the cosy cottage, which has everything you need for a relaxing and comfortable stay.

What makes this cottage unique

A stone's throw from Bakewell, yet very quiet.

Central heating throughout, and cast iron gas stoves ensure that you have a cosy welcoming stay.

The property has been renovated to a high standard, but retains the old world charm of a Georgian townhouse.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We could not had been happier with our accommodation choice. Excellent and professionally run property. Compliments to the Chris. I would highly recommend staying here.
Jul 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Bakewell in Derbyshire Dales District

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Main Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
    Attic Bedroom - 2 Single Bed , This bedroom is dual aspect with a seating area and smart TV
    Small Bedroom - 1 Single Bed , Very small room with side table and under bed storage
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Notes:
Parking: Parking in the vicinity of the cottage is by residents parking permit. A single permit is provided for the duration of the stay (free of charge).

Reviews

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Charming grade 2 listed Georgian cottage in the heart of Bakewell
average rating of 4.952381 based on 28 reviews
5

The best place to stay in the Peak District

  • 5 of 5

This is our second visit to Wainstones and once again it didn't disappoint. The cottage is in a superb location for walking in the Peaks and also for walking into town. Everything you need has been provided by Chris and Kay, who are wonderful hosts. I would certainly recommend and hope to visit again soon.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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lovely cosy cottage

  • 5 of 5

we have just returned from a lovely winters break. wainstones is a very comfortable character cottage equipped to a high standard ,its is in a great location near to shops and public transport .the welcome pack was a nice touch also the parking permit is a real bonus.it is a credit to chris and kay and we hope to return sometime in the future

john Jackie port and friends

  • Review Submitted: 28-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Time

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Bakewell! The location was perfect and the property was exceptional! Would definitely come back.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

House was bigger than expected and had great character and charm, would highly recommend it

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful cottage in the centre of Bakewell

  • 5 of 5

What a charming cottage! We had a wonderful stay at Wainstones and thoroughly recommend it as a base to explore the pretty town of Bakewell and surrounding area. We arrived to find homemade cakes,fresh eggs from our host's chickens and local ale - such a nice touch and thoroughly enjoyed! Easy booking process as Chris was quick to respond to queries and emailed to tell us that the house would be ready early on the day of our arrival. Everything was immaculately clean and tidy and house is well equipped including cooking stuff and essential items. Good bathroom including power shower and comfortable beds. Thank you Chris and Kay

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable cottage for a family of 5

  • 5 of 5

Bakewell is a charming town to base yourself for a stay in the wonderful Peak District and Wainstones cottage is perfect. Chris and Kay offer a spotless and comfortable place with some very thoughtful touches (including fresh eggs, milk, cake and beer). The top room is just right for older children to feel like they have their own space. We loved our time here and would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Bakewell, Derbyshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low
6 Jan 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
From
£110
Fri,Sat
£535
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid
17 Feb 2018 - 23 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£599
for 7 nights
£599
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Low
24 Feb 2018 - 15 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
From
£110
Fri,Sat
£535
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid
16 Mar 2018 - 19 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£125
Fri,Sat
£599
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
High
20 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£345
for 3 nights
From
£115
From
£135
Fri,Sat
£676
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
High
26 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£676
for 7 nights
£676
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
High
2 Jun 2018 - 21 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£345
for 3 nights
From
£115
From
£135
Fri,Sat
£676
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
22 Jun 2018 - 12 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
From
£150
Fri,Sat
£759
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
13 Jul 2018 - 23 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£759
for 7 nights
£759
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak
24 Aug 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
From
£150
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
High
27 Aug 2018 - 27 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£345
for 3 nights
From
£115
From
£135
Fri,Sat
£676
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid
28 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£125
Fri,Sat
£599
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid
27 Oct 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£599
for 7 nights
£599
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
£650
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner'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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