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Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
  • Car advised

The Shavings occupies an excellent location on the edge of the Peak District National Park. Just 2.5 miles from Buxton, this charming studio apartment is set on the ground floor of an old stone barn on a working farm in the hamlet of Cowdale. The Shavings' welcoming and comfortable accommodation includes an open plan studio room with double bed, a well equipped fitted kitchen area with breakfast bar and a sitting area. There are numerous diverse and enjoyable walks that start from The Shavings' doorstep, and wonderful market towns offering gorgeous local food and drink. This is a cosy and value for money holiday home for those who want to sample all that the Peak District has to offer.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Utilities Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1)
Other High chair
Outdoors Private garden, Shared garden
Access Parking
Further details

Skirting heaters and electric fire in sitting area. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV, DVD. Shared use of laundry room with washer/dryer. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bedlinen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Shared outdoor sitting area with furniture. Ample off road parking. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pubs 2.5 miles (Buxton). Note: Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times.

The Heart of England/Peak District

The ultimate in "year-round" appeal, the Peak District offers countryside, picturesque villages and magnificent scenery. It touches upon six counties and encloses 555 square miles of open moorland, flowing rivers, and wooded dales.

Buxton

Buxton is home to many magnificent buildings and gardens, thanks to the patronage of the successive Dukes of Devonshire. The splendour that characterizes the buildings of the town was created in the 18th and 19th centuries including the semi-circular Crescent, Hall Bank, The Pavilion Gardens, The Square, The Great Stable and The Opera House. The history of the town goes back much further, to when the Romans came to Buxton, drawn by the constant 28 degrees centigrade of the bubbling waters of Buxton's eight thermal springs. Every year, Buxton hosts the Festival of Music and Arts, and the Opera House offers a full programme of performances. The ruggedly beautiful peaks and gentle hills of the Peak District make this area a wonderful location for lovers of the great outdoors.

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Review 1-8 of 8

1 Nov 2012

5/5

"Loved it!"

We spent a few days at The Shavings in September. We loved the quiet location and we felt very welcome indeed. The owner showed us everything and suggested things to do & see in the area.The cottage i… More

20 Aug 2012

5/5

"Very convenient base in the Peak"

Terrific value for money. Excellent kitchen, and pretty much everything else you could need, with parking right outside. There is also a small seating area on the patio. The location is very convenien… More

22 Sep 2011

4/5

"Very enjoyable and memorable holiday"

The owners were helpful nice people who made us very welcome. We enjoyed our stay very much… More

6 May 2011

5/5

"Fantastically relaxing!!"

The Shavings was a compact rental, with all the amenities that you would expect. The very friendly owners were on hand to show us around and offer advice on places to visit, they had ensured that we h… More

5 Nov 2010

4/5

"very enyoyable stay"

we enjoyed our stay at the shavings, everyone was very friendly and helpfulThe only complaint we had was, the sink in the bathroom which was too small and leaked all over thr floor coseqently we had t… More

19 Jul 2010

4/5

"Slightly Off The Beaten Path"

The property is located in a very quiet hamlet a couple of miles outside Buxton. If you are happy to drive everywhere including to the pub, shop, restaurant etc then you will be fine. The property was… More

20 Dec 2009

5/5

"Cosy, Great value"

We were made to feel very welcome. The property was clean, well-equipped and set in a beautiful area. Everything we wanted for a short break for two people, thanks!… More

18 Dec 2009

5/5

"great holidays"

The home was wonderful!!! We stayed at a very nice place and the customers were very friendly. There is a lot to do in Buxton. We visited some caverns and we visited the Farmer´s market which was ver… More

Review 1-8 of 8

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  • 6 Years listed

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
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