Barn | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

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

Set in an idylic rural location overlooking the village of Bonsall in Derbyshire. The cottage is set on a quiet country lane with many footpaths leading into the countryside. The nearby fields are the home to the sheep and alpacas from Spinney Farm and you may also see cows from the nearby dairy farm. As the cottage is set in a dry stone wall enclosure it's a totally safe space for children to run around,and for you to just sit and relax.

Spinney Farm cottage is just down the road from the farm therefore completely private but just a 2 minute stroll if you need any help.

Don't miss the annual 'Hen Racing' at the Barley Mow (10 min walk), held on the first Saturday in August.

Matlock Bath is just a short 10 min drive away with many tourist attractions including Gullivers Kingdom and the Heights of Abraham. Chatsworth House is a 20 min drive away and well worth a visit. For the walkers amongst you - the Limestone way passes through the village of Bonsall along with many other walking opportunities through this beautiful countryside.

Fish and chip shop only 10 mins away in Cromford along with the post office. Supermarkets, restaurants and shops 15 mins away in the town of Matlock.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car essential
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Nottingham East Midlands 54 km, Nearest railway: Cromford 4 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

Beautifully presented open plan downstairs with cosy underfloor heating and additional electric fire. French doors leading from the lounge out onto the patio. TV with freeview and DVD. Downstairs bathroom with shower over bath

Upstairs: 2 bedrooms both with TV with freeview. 1 double room with a king size bed and one twin room. Both bedrooms have fantastic views of the surrounding countryside.

Further details outdoors

Large secure area with plenty of parking space. Outdoor furniture and BBQ. Fantastic views of the surrounding countryside.

Further details

No pets

High chairs and cots NOT provided.

Deposit due at time of bookings. Balance due 21 days before arrival.

The cottage is available from 3pm on the day of arrival and must be vacated by 10am on the day of departure.

The Heart of England/Peak District

Set on the border between the Peak District National Park and the Derbshire Dales, Spinney Farm Cottage is in the ideal location to explore this outstanding countryside wether by foot or by car.

With many stately homes, the nearest and argueably the best being Chatsworth House with its beautiful gardens, farm and childrens play area.

Going slightly further afield is Alton towers theme and water park, a truly brilliant day out.

Carsington waters is just a short 15 min drive away.

Crich tramway museum is also a short drive away.

Arkwrights Cromford Mill is just 5 min drive

Nine Ladies Stone Circle in the nearby village of Stanton.

Matlock

The village of Bonsall has 2 pubs both serving food there is also a tea rooms which is due to open in Spring 2012. Bonsall is one of many local villages still upholding the tradition of well dressings which is held in the last week in July along with the annual Carnival. The open gardens is held in June and the horticultural show in September - there's always something going on!

The surrounding towns and villages include many interesting places,including the cattle market in Bakewell every Monday and Matlock which holds the archives for Derbyshire the ideal place if you want to trace your ancestors. There's also Matlock Bath with it's many tourist attractions including the cable cars across the tors, Gullivers Kingdom and the Heights of Abraham.

Fish and chip shop only 10 mins away in Cromford along with the post office. Supermarkets, restaurants and shops 15 mins away in the town of Matlock.