Shepherds Hut | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
The Brewers Dray is a truly unique hut with lots of history. Originally it began its life as a horse drawn trailer in the brewing industry in Burton on Trent at around the 1900's? It then was used on a local farm at Carsington as a hay trailer, first pulled by horses then by tractors.
After falling into disrepair it was later discovered and restored to it's magnificent present day condition.It is modelled on an original 'Edison Living Van' used by workers in the last century. The labourers toured the area with their steam traction engines and trailers working on the farms and roads.
Today it is fully fitted to provide everything for a wonderful stay.Warm all year round with a log burning stove.Kitchen area and storage space Double bed with linen provided. Shower cubicle and loo. Cosy setee and a lovely vintage radio.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Lounge seats for 2|
The Heart of England/Peak District
Derbyshire Outdoors with its beautiful Shepherds Huts is in an ideal position to relax and enjoy peace and tranquility. The countryside is jusr outside your door. Sit on the grass, walk in the woods, light a campfire watch the sunset, the list is endless.
When you are ready take take a drive. Wirksworth a historic market is one mile away. Buy your food from traditional shops, bakers butchers there is even a Bistro.
Explore quiet country lanes. walk around the reservoir. Cycle on traffic free trails.Catch a bus to the pub, forget about drinking and driving and have one too many! Why not take the train? The Ecclesbourne Valley Railway, a historic line runs services weekends and daily throughout the summer.