Middlewood Hall THE MISTAL
Barn | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
HORSE SHOE SHAPED SINGLE LEVEL PROPERTY COVERING - HOT TUB (Please Enquire)
Sheffield - short distance to the Peak District, Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham, York, Penistone, Harrogate and much more
Barn conversion is set in the Private Grounds of a Grade II listed former Mansion in an area of outstanding natural beauty the delightful single story detached stone property The Mistal, Middlewood served as part of a working farm in the 1800's and has been developed to a very high standard. The property is just perfect for pets and visiting Yorkshire's wonderful varying sights.
Tucked away in a superb location down a private lane within the grounds of an impressive mansion house dating back to 1390. The Mistal backs onto green belt open countryside resulting in breathtaking panoramic views, this spacious individual cottage is oozing with character, offering peace and tranquillity for a small family, or hideaway for a couple, its just perfect. Designed by its owners to be a charming, romantic cottage for our family and our guests, we want you to feel as if you are staying at the holiday home of a friends. Fully enclosed gardens, open farm land to rear with beautiful countryside views ideal for country and river walks which are on your doorstep, close to all amenities. There are two local Indian restaurants local pubs which also do home cooked food , Chinese takeaways, fish and chips all within a 5/10 minutes walk of the cottage - There is a chemist and village store providing the basics for your stay, an hair salon, bakery, newsagent. The property has easy access to all amenities, including excellent restaurants and pubs for eating out.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Yorkshire seaside approximately 1 hour to nearest|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||20 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Doncaster 35 mins, East Midlands 1 hour/Manchester 32 km, Nearest railway: Wombwell or Goldthorpe apprx. 3 miles 3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
This delightful single story stone built detached property has been sympathetically restored retaining original period features such as exposed beams and stone walls.
The very large living room consisting of a working stove fire, offering a roaring fire in those winter months with modern and antique furniture selectively chosen to enhance the cottage, with a beautiful area to sit watch TV, chat and enjoy the beautiful surroundings with exposed beams log burning fire
You will find 2 x TV 's, surround sound, Free-view, DVD, i Pod Dock, a selection of magazines and DVD's, Wi-Fi.
HAND CRAFTED LIVING FAMILY KITCHEN
Oozing with character offers a pleasant standard throughout, with a spacious Farm House styled breakfast kitchen offering 2 seater table and chairs plus settee, kitchen Le creuset panware, presented with solid oak furniture, beautiful granite worktops, rayburn oven, stone flooring.
Offering seating for 6, full working stove fire with oak flooring a pleasant room for sharing a meal and relaxing.
NEWLY EXTENDED EVA-NING ROOM
Offering further seating exposed beams and idyllic views over the surrounding countryside.
There are two double bedrooms
The main bedroom offering super king size bed fitted wardrobes, oak flooring and direct view onto the rear of the property.
The second bedroom offering king size double bed free standing wardrobe full length mirror and views overlooking the front stone garden area.
Has a Mira shower in an enclosed cubical, separate bath, WC.
Enclosed gated courtyard garden offering further outside dining 6 seater table and chairs, plus 2 loungers, a smaller 2 seater table and chairs, also a small feeding station for birds around the grounds to attract local wildlife. In addition there is a side gate where you can get to all local walks along the river directly at the back of The Mistal where the fishing takes place.
It is genuinely a home from home, with the very best Yorkshire has to offer close by.
|Further details outdoors|
The Mistal offers private secured parking with gated assess, lovely uninterrupted, a quiet rural location that adjoins open countryside resulting in unspoilt spectacular views not a pylon, nor a main road in site..., and provides convenient access to the motorway network A1 and M1. RSPB old moor approx. 5 minutes by car, there are bridleways and footpaths nearby offering lovely walks.
FURTHER DETAILS OUTDOOR:
The cottage has a dining table, bench and additional seating for dining alfresco. Offering totally enclosed rear courtyard area all enclosed. To the front within the knee high stone walled garden offers further seating within a relaxed atmosphere a lovely sunny relaxing spot.
*Welcome Tea Tray
*Gas and Electricity Included
*Starter Pack of Logs Included for Colder Months
*Bath Towels, Toiletries
*Iron and Ironing Board
*Hair Dryer, Clothes Hangers
*Internet Access (WiFi) Available
*HOT TUB PRIVATE OUTSIDE - (Extra Charge Please Enquire At The Time Of Booking)
*For that special occasion I am happy to sort out champagne - chocolates etc please inquire*
Please contact the vendor.
*1 Night stays will be charged at £160-£200 per night
* Weekend stays are from £116 per night (When booking more than one night)
* We will ask you for the number and ages of travellers before confirming your booking
Northern England region
Situated in beautiful countryside part of a conservation area in SOUTH YORKSHIRE.
10 minutes to BARNSLEY, 30 minutes from LEEDS and SHEFFIELD, MEADOWHALL SHOPPING CENTRE within 30 minutes, ROTHERHAM, 45 minutes to YORK SPA TOWN, HARROGATE. WAKEFIELD, RIPON, KNARESBOROUGH, DONCASTER, NOTTINGHAM and THE PEAK DISTRICT, PENNISTONE and an hour to the EAST COAST, YORKSHIRE DALES, and MANCHESTER. This is your ideal location for easy day trips and exploration of the landscape. and so much more that Yorkshire has to offer.
The Mistal, Middlewood is located close to Conisbrough Castle, there is a large RSPB Old Moor nature reserve close by with extensive visitor facilities watch wildlife there is a visitor centre, shop, cafe and offering mobility vehicles for the less mobile visitors to explore the reserve.
Barnsley is situated at the centre of the TRANS-PENINE TRAIL cycle route and offers so much for tourists such as seaside resorts Filey, Scarborough and Whitby and is excellent for hiking on the Yorkshire Moors. Great for day trips offering all year appeal.
Surrounded by beautiful countryside and friendly people, you have the historic market town of Barnsley within 15 minutes Barnsley Market is located in the heart of Barnsley town centre
*Elsecar Heritage Centre
*Wigfield Farm is a real working farm
*Worsbrough Mill Museum and Country Park
*Pot House Hamlet at Silkstone is an historic visitor attraction located just below the church in Silkstone village
*Trans Pennine Trail, the Peak District National Park and local and national transport links, this is an ideal location for cycling and walking holidays, or just a relaxing getaway for friends, family and couples
It is possible to walk to open countryside without crossing a road and the trans pennine trail, walking/cycling route is only 5 minutes away. There are 2 Indian restaurants within walking distance and a local pub serving meals. Yorkshire Wildlife Safari Park, canal boat trips, water sport parks, golfing 15 min walk, fishing, horse racing at York races, Pontefract races and Doncaster races, indoor and outdoor skiing, ice skating, swimming, pony trekking, Go Karting, stately homes and the Yorkshire Coal Mining museum with opportunity of going down the pit.
The area offers castles, picturesque villages, grand houses and gardens, also a woodpecker who as become a regular visitor. Theaters, art galleries and lots of beautiful scenery. The area offers visitors excellent holiday opportunities, walkers will enjoy exploring the peak district national park and many stately homes.
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6 Mar 2014
"We have returned to this warm, welcoming home for the second time"
Once again we have enjoyed the sense of space conveyed by The Mistal, its warmth and amazing interior decor. The interconnecting passage from the main part of the house to the palatial lounge was a we… More
19 Jan 2014
"Clean, well placed to travel to a number of places and interesting"
The property was a well built and maintained barn conversion. We were greeted on our arrival by the owners who took time to explain how things worked and showed us a book which included instructions for everything. Beds were comfortable and everything you would need for the stay was provided. Property was very clean and welcoming.
11 Jan 2014
"Delighful place with a warm welcome."
We booked the Mistal so we could be near family for Christmas. Initially we wanted a 3 bedroomed place as we have a girl and boy, both teenagers. We needed to ask for the sofa bed setting up; this was… More
Thank you for your lovely review we look forward to seeing you soon Happy New Year
10 Jan 2014
"Great welcome, lovely place, lots to do...."
Lovely touches on arrival, (thanks for the chocolates and cakes, Diane!)Accomodation very homely and comfortable, with lots to do locally. Would recommend to friends.… More
18 Sep 2013
"Warm welcome, lovely converted outbuildings but lack of surface/cupboard space for our clothes, food, toiletries etc"
We spent a very enjoyable week @ The Mistal. We arrived to a warm welcome from the owners & the place was immaculately clean. On attempting to unpack our clothes, we found the drawers in the bedroom locked & the wardrobe full. There was no bedside unit or lamp in either bedroom. Every available surface was covered with teddies etc. In the absence of wardrobe/drawer space, we all ended up having to stack our clothes on the floor. My parents in law had the larger bedroom. Sadly, the window opens on to the sitting room rather the outside, so they found it hot over night. Having cleared the owners' toiletries & ornaments from the bathroom, we were able to put our toiletry bags down. The kitchen cupboards & shelves were similarly bursting at the seams. We stacked food items in boxes on the kitchen floor. The gas-fired range in the kitchen, whilst lovely in the winter, I'm sure, meant cooking/preparing food in the summer was unpleasantly hot. Ornaments, Buddhas etc covered every surface throughout the place. Whilst we felt it was attractively furnished and very homely, we would have looked for less of the owners' things & more space for those renting it, at least for clothing & food items to be stored. On reporting a fault with the toilet-flush, the owners sorted it instantly. The two sitting rooms & spacious dining room were perfect. The larger sitting room was gorgeous - full of character, comfortable & the surround sound was awesome. We spent a v enjoyable evening watching the DVD of 'Les Miserables'. Whilst we felt it was a lovely home, we felt due to the amount of the owners' possessions filling storage/surface areas, we would be hesitant to recommend it for rental, I'm afraid.
Thank you for your review which is really appreciated
* Although there where three wardrobes we where not informed by yourself that you required more space you should have said.
* Sorry we put extra towels in drawers just in case you required more which we always do. You only needed to removed them if you wanted to use drawer space
* The storage room is for hanging coats and storing shoes which I did point out to you on arrival and you was happy with
* The toiletries in the bathroom I explained where for your use sorry if you did not know this you should have said
* The kitchen is a farmhouse style kitchen as advertised and apart from the fridge/freezer the storage is under counter and shelves for storage a bit different I know from your conventional kitchen which makes it unique
* We like the house to feel homely instead of it just having blank walls as it holds a lot of history, we treat all our visitors as friends and want them to enjoy the surroundings
My contact details are always left in the property if anyone requires any anything. I never received a call other than the toilet flush which we rectified instantly sorry you did not let me know of other issues which could have been easily rectified.
We like our guests to have an enjoyable stay.
29 Aug 2013
"A clean, quiet, spacious place to stay"
We stayed as a family in this lovely property. Diane, the owner, was vwelcoming and the property is very clean and kept to a high standard. Everything we needed was available. Shops can be walked to a… More
Lovely to meet you hope you come back again
16 Jul 2013
"Magical break with peace and quiet which refreshed us both"
We arrived at The Mystal and met Diane who showed us around and the new extension. Everything was as described and we appreciated the little touches she has done to make this more of a home. We have s… More
Thank you for your kind review look forward to seeing you all again soon you was really blessed with such lovely weather
6 Jun 2013
"Lovely place to have some down time and relax with a really friendly welcome."
A real home from home in a great quiet secluded spot. There was a lovely courtyard area to sit outside and Diane gave us a great welcome, everything we could or would have needed to know was covered o… More
Lovely to meet you and do hope to see you again regards
2 Jun 2013
"A Hidden Gem"
We stayed at the Mistal to celebrate my birthday a week ago. It was the perfect place for myself and my sisters to all get together for a pamper night. The location is tranquil and private and we sat out in the Courtyard enjoying the sunshine. This property is cosy, beautiful and filled with character. Our favorite room being the large annex room accompanied by a large fridge cooler. We met Diane who made us feel very welcome and was kind enough to leave us some complimentary chocolates!. We all hope to stay at The Mistal again soon, we didn't want to leave. It truly is a hidden gem!.
Lovely to meet all of you and I do hope to see you all again
14 Apr 2013
"This property is cosy, comfortable and full of character."
We received a very friendly welcome from Diane and Howard. They provided us with all the information we required about the property and surrounding area. The Mistal was easy to find yet in a private, peaceful location. We felt safe and secure and loved coming back to the warm Rayburn and feature fire in the lounge. The rooms were spacious and comfortable and full of curios and knick knacks which added to the character and interest of the building. We would have liked more cutlery and cupboard space but over all we had a restful and enjoyable stay and would not hesitate to recommend the property.
Thank you for your kind review regards
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