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Emily Barn has peaceful terraces with a BBQ, Tables & Chairs overlooking its own lawn

Farmhouse | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 16

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

Emily Barn is a beautiful Derbyshire Long Barn, Stone Built and some 90 feet in length, full of Charm and Character. Emily Barn offers Accommodation for Groups Sleeping up to 16 with Modern Comforts such as Under Floor Heating throughout, which is extracted from a Ground Heat Source. This bright sunny Barn still retains Characteristics such as Oak Beams and Stone Flagged Floors on all Ground Floors with lovely Woollen Rugs, whilst the Hayloft has Oak Flooring throughout again with Under Floor Heating.. Modern facilities such as Wi-fi and Sky TV are also Provided.

Emily Barn Accommodation Comprises:


1 Ground Floor Kingsize Bedroom

2 Ground Floor Double Bedrooms

1 ground floor Double Bedded Room with a single bed

1 First Floor Triple Bedded Room

1 First Floor double Bedded Room

1 Double Sofa bed

NB: All Accommodation other than the Hayloft is on the Ground Floor with a few Internal Steps.

Large 22ft Lounge with TV, DVD, Music Centre, Wi-Fi. Comfortable Sofas & Armchairs, A 7' long Antique Pine Planked Farmhouse Table & Farmhouse Chairs.

Kitchen Ground Floor with Double Oven, Electric Hobb, Microwave, Dishwasher, Under Counter Freezer & two fridges.

Separate Dining Area with 9' Antique Mahogany Dining Table and Dining Chairs Suitable for Large Groups.

1 Bathroom Ground Floor with wc, whb & Shower over Bath.

3 Further Shower Rooms with Shower Cubicles, wc, whb

Utility Room with Washing Machine, Tumble Drier & Drying Rails

Ground Source heat pump. This Sustainable Source of Renewable Energy Provides all the Heating and Hot Water for Emily Barn in our Efforts to be Environmentaly Friendly.

Garden/Croft Area South facing with large BBQ, Quality Seating & Tables.

Private Drive & Parking Adjacent to Emily Barn.

Emily Barn is Ideal for Reunions, Family Gatherings, Birthdays, Weddings & Anniversary Celebrations.

Carsington Water is a 5 minute walk away

Groups: Birdwatching, Canoeing, Climbing, Cycling, Fishing, Ramblers, Running, Sailing, Windsurfing & Motor Groups all Welcome.

To have a look at Carsington please follow the link

We do not accomodate groups 21 years and under.

Please ring 01629 540513

or email

Local Pub The Miners Arms nearby offering reasonably priced quality food & drink. It is child friendly and the Landlord looks after our Guests well. 01629 540207

Horse Riding: 01335 350276 Tissington trekking centre

Carsington Sports & Leisure Ltd offers:


Windsurfing - Sailing - Kayaking - Canoeing - Bell Boating - Raft Building

Mountain Bike Hire

Mountain Bikes - Comfort Bikes - Motorised Bicyles - Child seats - Buggies - Tag-a-longs

Climbing Wall

Pay & Play - Learn to Climb tuition

Fly fishing

Day Tickets - Basic Casting Lessons - Intermediate Lessons - Private Tuition


Ideal for Individuals & Groups

Superb Activities for Corporate Away-Days -Team Building - Social Clubs - Hen & Stag Parties - Schools - Youth Groups - Birthday Parties

Stately Homes: Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Hardwick Hall, Kedleston Hall, Sudbury Hall are all a short distance from us.

Local Spa, Brackendale Spa is highly recommended to make your stay more relaxing. See a break from reality.

Spa Treatments on Site: Katie Dunn 07813846237

Catering: Sloan's Catering offer free pre-dinner party tasters with every three-course meal for you and your guests on Friday or Saturday evening bookings when you book your catering via this website. Sloan's Catering provides excellent quality Dinner or Luncheon Parties, Canapes or Hot and Cold buffets for any occasion.

All menus are always prepared from fresh ingredients, using local produce where possible, all prepared by a Master Craftsman Chef.

Sloan's Catering also provide Cookery Demonstrations /Lessons on Location for Light Entertainment and Fun.

Please view their website for further details:

Contact: Tony Sloan - Food & Nutrition BA (hon) - 'Master Craftsman' of 'The Craft Guild of Chefs'

Direct: 07904568768

Taxis & Mini Bus 01335 370914 / 07900 955560

Flowers: Acanthus Florist for original floral bouquets and arrangements

Dog Kennels. Home boarding is more personal and comfortable than traditional kennels, whether for just a few hours or a sleepover. tel 01629 824800

Size Sleeps up to 16, 6 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: East Midlands Airport, Nearest railway: Cromford Station on Derby-Matlock Line & Notti
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 Internet access, DVD player, Boat available
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 3 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (8), Double beds (4), Cots (2), Dining seats for 14, Lounge seats for 16
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river
Access Parking

The Heart of England/Peak District

The property is a short drive from Chatsworth House,Haddon Hall,Alton Towers,Kedlestone Hall and Casington Water where lots of things to do.The High Peak Trail is to the rear of the property with long walks for all to do.


Emily Barn sits at the heart of the pretty Derbyshire Dales Village of Carsington. The Barn is opposite the village green and adjacent to the Village Church, just a short stroll to the Village Pub with good food and hospitality.

Haddon hall,Chatsworth House and Alton Towers a short drive away.

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9 Oct 2014


"A great place to stay with all the comforts of home and plenty of room."

We have just returned from a long weekend away staying at the Emily Barn with friends for an annual reunion. There were 9 in the party and we wanted 5 bedrooms with plenty of bathrooms, a central livi… More

3 Oct 2014


"perfect place for 12 ladies to share a weekend together"

12 ladies together need comfort, cleanliness and all mod cons in beautiful surroundings and this is what we we found at Emily Barns. The sleeping arrangements for a large group are excellent, so qu… More

14 Sep 2014


"Perfect for large family groups"

We have just returned from a weekend away at Emily Barn in Carsington, and have to say it was a lovely place to visit, tucked away in a peaceful village (until the nineteen of us turned up). Emily bar… More

11 Aug 2014


"Absolutely fantastic!"

From start to finish Emily Barn was a pleasure to be in and Valerie was extremely welcoming, helpful (both before, during and after) and friendly.Myself and 14 other females booked the barn for my sis… More

21 Jul 2014


"70th Birthday celebrations"

We have just returned from celebrating a 70th Birthday with 14 family and friends at Emily Barn. The owner, Val, could not have been more helpful in the run up to the surprise weekend and everyone was… More

20 May 2014


"Family annual reunion"

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Friendly and welcoming and lovely setting. The facilities were as described and we were all satisfied with the accommodation.… More

9 Mar 2014



My family and I visited Emily Barn for a Christmas/New Year gathering and were thrilled with the warm, spacious, cosy house that we encountered. We booked for two nights and were thrilled when the own… More

8 Aug 2013


"Fantastic property, beautiful and spacious property. exquisite location."

We booked Emily barn for my sisters hen party. The owners we a pleasure to deal with and very helpful when recommending activities and transport options. The barn itself was great-inside it felt huge … More

7 Aug 2013


"An idyllic country get away for an amazing relaxing break"

I have just arrived home from the lovely Emily Barn and had to write a review straight away. I have been for my hen do with 8 of my friends and it was a relaxing few days in a great setting. I had s… More

18 Jul 2013


"This was a beautiful, well equipped house with plenty of room for us all to relax."

We had a lovely weekend with relatives staying in Emily Barn. The beds were comfortable, the rooms well furnished and equipped and everything was very clean. The sunny patio with garden furniture made outside dining very pleasant. The local pub was very convenient for the evening.

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Calendar last updated:24 Jan 2014

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