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Swiers Farm House

Cottage | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 16

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

A delightful Grade II listed Farm House in pretty peak district village. This farm house is ideal for families who want to holiday together,a reunion of friends or for people who want a special occasion.Carsington provides a great place to base yourself to explore the Peak District.There are many attractions on the doorstep.

This beautiful 6 bedroomed Grade II listed stone Farmhouse is approximately 300 years old with oak beams and stone mullions which all add to the original character and charm of the building, whilst the log burner creates a warmth and cosy atmosphere for those long winter days.

The ground floor bedroom has a Double and a single bed also there is a shower and toilet on the ground floor.

Size Sleeps up to 16, 6 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: East Midlands, Nearest railway: Cromford
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (8), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 14, Lounge seats for 14
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

There is a separate dining room seating 14 and also a kitchen table seating 8.

Further details outdoors

Terrace to front and rear of property with lovely BBQ area to rear.

Further details

25% payment on booking and balance 8 weekes before arrival.There is also a returnable £150 breakages deposit.

The Heart of England/Peak District

The Peak District holds the proud distinction of being Britain's first National Park, and once you see the rolling hills and craggy dales of Derbyshire you'll soon realise why. Situated right at the heart of England this is perhaps one of the most accessible areas, and it offers the broadest selection of landscapes and attractions.

This is a region of contrasts, with wild moorland, classic walking country which encompasses every kind of activity, from a gentle stroll to the lofty challenge of the Peaks themselves. The leafy lanes and quiet villages are ideal for that feeling of getting away from it all. With towns such as Buxton, with its wonderful architecture and cultural life, along with picturesque Bakewell and the attractions of Matlock, you'll be spoiled for choice with places to stay and things to see and do.


This south facing Farmhouse sits at the heart of the tiny Peak District Village of Carsington,opposite the Village green and adjacent to the church & churchyard of St Margarets. The lush backdrop is Carsington pastures where sheep & cattle graze.

Carsington provides a great base for your stay in the Peak District. There are many attractions on the doorstep from Carsington Water, just a few minutes away, to the town of Bakewell and Chatsworth which are within half an hour drive.

The new Russell Crowe film Robin Hood is set 15 minutes away at Dove Dale.

Carsington Water is great place for sailing, fishing, off-road cycling, walking or relaxing in the restaurant over looking the lake.

Local Pub with good food and ale is just a 4 minute walk where the landlord will look after guests of Swiers Farm House - 01629540207 Miners Arms.

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16 Jul 2014


"Brilliant house, beautiful surroundings and a perfect hen weekend!"

A group of 9 of us stayed at Swiers Farm for my best friend's hen weekend and it met all our expectations. The village is lovely and welcoming and the house was bigger than expected but still a l… More

19 Mar 2014



This is an absolutely stunning property set in such a great location (but you definitely need a car). Whilst not actually in the park, it is close enough to be an hour's drive away from the north… More

9 Dec 2013


"Excellent 30th Birthday"

My friends and I had a briliant stay at Swiers Farmhouse. Doug was incredibly helpful and had all the lights and heating on when we arrived. His communication prior to arrival was very helpful and he gave us some good suggestions for a walk on the Saturday. We used Sloans Catering on the Saturday night for a 30th Birthday dinner for 14. Everyone commented that the food was amazing and the service was excellent - such a bonus to be able to have fine dining in your own home with no washing up! Its very reasonable as well especially when you don't have to go out, would definitely recommend them. Overall an excellent stay and would highly recommend Swiers to anyone thinking about having a weekend away with friends/family etc.

25 Nov 2013


"Fantastic house, location and owner"

I booked this for my hen weekend....with 11 women....there was so much space, the house was so well appointed with all you needed for a self-catered the location was spot on.
Can't recommend this highly enough

15 Sep 2013


"Perfect farmhouse for family gathering for wedding and holiday."

Lovely kitchen, sitting area for hub of holiday chatting and eating. Lots of bedrooms, nicely furnished. We loved the gardens. Lots of sitting places although the garden rises steeply at the back. Our… More

19 Apr 2012


"perfect venue and surroundings for a family holiday"

A beautiful old building, with lots of space, plenty of bedrooms, and room to move around inside and out. We were 6 adults and 6 children, and were all quite happy to relax indoors on the day we got snowed in, and we didn't get under each others' feet! It is comfortably furnished with everything needed in the kitchen for cooking for lots of people. The owners were helpful and there when needed but not intrusive. We will definitely be going again, and would like to stay for longer so that we can explore some of the local footpaths and more of the surrounding area. Lots of the well known Derbyshire beauty spots and tourist attractions are within easy reach. Many thanks to the owners for letting us stay - we feel we have found a really special place for future family holidays.

15 Dec 2011


"A Perfect Weekend"

It was very easy to book the farm house and any questions I had before we arrived were answered quickly
Swires Farm is really lovely and such an amazing setting. In total 11 of us stayed for a long weekend to get away from the city. There are lovely walks nearby and a plenty of great scenery so we really felt we were away from it all. The owner was very helpful and recommended plenty of things to do. The local pub looked after us very well and we all fully enjoyed the Friday fish special!
Thank you for a great experience!

4 Nov 2011


"Great area, very "homely" house"

Homely as in feels like someone else's home. that is. Generally fine, but would be difficult with more than nine or ten people. The kitchen, for example, although recently refitted, only has a single oven and standard hob, which seems short-sighted for somewhere advertising itself as being able to accommodate 14.

Also, we were pestered to pay the balance despite this having been paid weeks beforehand.

5 Oct 2011


"Absolute Class"

What a superb place, we were a group of friends with young familes and it was set up brilliantly for us all. Plenty of space for kids to play and plenty of room for grown ups to enjoy the evenings without disturbing the kids. Gardens were superb, load of space to run about and a conker tree :) right time of year and never had so much fun. Owners were so friendly and helpful and it was such a relaxed place to chill out. Location was spot on to explore the delights of Derbyshire and areas. Top break and thouroughly recommend.

11 Sep 2011


"Perfect relaxing weekend retreat!"

11 of us stayed here for a hen weekend and it was perfect. Lots of space, well stocked, friendly and homely. Val and Doug are the perfect hosts and we all had a great time!

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