Farmhouse | 7 bedrooms | sleeps 20
Oak Tree Farm offers a beautifully refurbished 8/9 bedroomed home which has flexible accommodation options for large groups from 16+ people. It is situated in a beautiful secluded rural position enjoying stunning views of the Peak District. Accessed via a long private drive, Oak Tree Farm is set in beautiful private lawned gardens with a children's play area and a large wooded area - an idyllic location perfect for walkers, cyclists and families.
|Size||Sleeps up to 20, 7 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester and East Midlands, Nearest railway: Buxton and Macclesfield|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms, 3 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (7), Cots (2), Dining seats for 20|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set|
|Further details indoors|
Large Entrance Hall with cosy seating area and log burner
Open plan country kitchen with Aga and island with breakfast bar seating
Spacious lounge opening into the Dining area which comfortably seats up to 18 to 20 guests
Downstairs sitting room - A further reception room creates another useful sitting room with log burner, tv and dvd, freesat or can be converted to a bedroom if required - the room can sleep 2 in a double sofa bed.
Side porch/boot room with Shower room/wc - leads to Bedroom 8 with Bunk Beds
Annexe First Floor
Leading off the main dining area into a inner hallway and further downstairs cloak room/wc.
Stairs lead to the annexe:
Large annexe Bedroom 1 - sleeping 2/4 in a double/twin and two further single beds
Shared bathroom with bath and separate shower enclosure
Annexe Bedroom 2 - sleeping 2 in a double/twin (space for a travel cot but it does leave limited space)
Master Bedroom 3 - sleeping 2 Double/twin room with en suite and walk in wardrobe (space for a travel cot).
Bedroom 4 - sleeping 2 in double/twin with en suite
Bedroom 5 - sleeping 2 in double bed -use of shared family bathroom
Bedroom 6 - sleeping 2 in double/twin (space for a travel cot) -use of shared family bathroom
Bedroom 7 - sleeping 2 in double/twin with en suite
Main family bathroom
|Further details outdoors|
The property is accessed via a long private drive which leads to the parking area. The gardens are predominantly lawned with flowering beds and superb far reaching views. There is a large patio area with BBQ. There is a children's wooden climbing frame with slide. The property is set in extensive gardens with its own woodland.
The Heart of England/Peak District
The rich diversity of the scenery has been attracting visitors to Derbyshire and the Peak District for many centuries, so much so that The Peak National Park is the second most visited Park in the World. But, it is not just for not just for the beauty of its landscapes that people come.
There are many treasures to be found in the area the grandest of which is Chatsworth House, set in beautiful parkland it attracts visitors from all over the world.
Theme parks that provide enough excitement even for the most ardent fun seeker, show caverns, an owl and otter sanctuary, interesting museums and ancient castles are just a small part of the regions attractions.
The Peak District offers enchanting villages, historic towns such as Buxton, Ashbourne and Bakewell and glorious ever changing landscapes are all close by. Perhaps best known as walking country, the Peak District National Park offers a spectacular variety of scenery and routes to be explored – from steep sided limestone dales to the dramatic high moorlands. There is something for everyone – individuals, families and groups – whether you want a challenging hike or a short stroll
Oak Tree Farm is situated two miles from the the beautiful Peak village of Longnor is located on the Staffordshire Moorlands between the River Dove to the East and the River Manifold to the West, making it an ideal location to see this stunning area. The village has numerous shops, a post office, excellent craft centre and a tea-room, and the village church is also of interest. The old cobbled market square is in the heart of the village and its history can be found on a board outside the market hall that shows the charges that stall holders used to pay. Longnor was also used as a film location in the TV series Peak Practice.
Buxton is a short 10 minute drive from Oak Tree Farm and is a famous spa town in Derbyshire, known as the capital of the Peak District National Park. Buxton lies 300 metres above sea level – making it the highest town of its size in England.
Most notable architecture comprises of The Crescent which is modelled on Baths Royal Crescent, the Devonshire dome a large unsupported 44 metre dome which beats St Pauls Cathedral of 34 metres and the famous Buxton Opera House designed by Frank Matcham in 1903, which is and is the highest opera house in the country. He also designed several London theatres, including the London Palladium and the London Coliseum. Attached to the Opera House is the Pavilion Gardens, designed by Edward Milner, covering 23 acres of gardens and ponds.
Buxton is home to Poole's Cavern, an extensive limestone cavern open to the public, and St Ann's Well,by the Crescent which is fed by a geothermal spring.
Around the surrounding area of Buxton you will find the Blue John Caverns, Go Ape Adventure Park,, this high-wire adventure course is set 40ft above ground in the tree-tops of woodland adjoining Poole's Cavern. The Goyt Valley and Chatsworth House where several costume dramas have been filmed for the BBC, and many picturesque towns and villages such as Bakewell and Matlock within an easy drive.