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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4 Home 614599
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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4
Beautiful very spacious, well equipped semi detached accommodation in a former out building 'The Byre' has been converted to a very warm and comfortable holiday home. It has two bedrooms which are located upstairs;having double handrails on the staircase. Bedroom one having a super king bed which can be divided into two singles with en suite shower room Bedroom two has a double bed with en suite. There is also a full family bathroom with shower over bath on the ground floor. This property is ideally suited to sharing couples.Unfortunately the garden is unsuitable for children. All bedding and towels are included; a hair-dryer is also provided.Downstairs features a large living and dining space with ample seating and includes a 32" flat wide screen TV with Freeview, a DVD player and Wifi. A very realistic electric wood burning look stove on a black marble hearth gives a great instant atmosphere. A small selection of games, books and DVD's are also supplied.Separate modern kitchen features a dishwasher, microwave, toaster, fridge freezer, gas hob, electric oven, Iron and ironing board. The property has gas central heating throughout and has ample hot water. There is a shared utility room, which houses a washing machine and where cycles and other outdoor equipment can be stored. A small washing line with pegs available for use. Off road gated parking for two cars is located within the property grounds. The patio area is south facing with views over the surrounding countryside; patio furniture and a barbecue are provided. The patio has raised areas which may be unsuitable for younger children. Set in a lovely valley, the property is ideal for visiting the many local attractions that Derbyshire has to offer. Chatsworth House, Crich Tramway Village and Carsington Water with fishing, sailing, bird watching, bike hire and walks are all within a short driving distance. cycling trails and cycle hire are based close by. The towns of Belper, Ashbourne, Wirksworth, Bakewell and Buxton are all within easy reach. Belper is the nearest and only 1 mile from your door and has been voted Best Market town winner 2014 Judges felt Belper made an outstanding application and were an exemplar in how areas can transform themselves from a successful town centre to a go-to destination for locals and visitors alike.Belper was also named the overall champion high street winner.Belper has lots of local history and featuring a World Heritage site. Alton Towers is roughly 45 minutes by car; smaller theme parks Gulliver's Kingdom and The Height's of Abraham are within 20 minutes drive. Walkers will find a criss-cross of public footpaths to suit all levels in the immediate local area; the Midshires way passes directly past the property. There are many dining options in the local area, from local pubs serving traditional fare, to Indian and Italian restaurants. A second adjoining one bedroom property, 'The Mistal', is also available for rental if more space is needed.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Will consider||House swap|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Nottingham East Midlands, Nearest railway: Derby 15 km and Belper 3 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||King Beds (1), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
The Derbyshire region
In the heart of England the Derbyshire Dales have so much to offer for the tourist . The Peak district is nearby for dramatic views, rivers and moorland.
An ideal place to explore, with plentiful walks and cycle tracks of varying difficulty, to accompany the beautiful Derbyshire scenery. Cycle hire is available throughout the region at various popular trails with the closest being at Carsington Water, only a 15 minute drive away from our holiday accommodation also for fishing , boat hire, water sports and wildlife centre .
The landscape may be our biggest free attraction, but there are plenty of other places to visit nearby that will take your breath away. Derbyshire's abundance of history is available for all to see at stately homes such as Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Kedleston Hall. The Crich Tramway Village is also within easy reach.
For the thrill-seeking individual Alton Towers is 45 minutes away with smaller theme parks Gulliver's Kingdom and The Heights of Abraham around 20 minutes away. We can also help arrange outdoor guided activities such as kayaking and rock climbing upon request
Centrally located in The Derbyshire Dales, Blackbrook is close to the town of Belper which is located in the Derwent Valley Heritage Corridor. Strutt's historic Mill stands next to the River Derwent with its unusual horseshoe weir, tranquil Riverside Gardens with colourful borders and central bandstand.
Derwent Valley's visitor centre is located in North Mill.
Belper has been voted Best Market Town 2014 Judges felt Belper made an outstanding application and were an exemplar in how areas can transform themselves from a successful town centre to a go-to destination for locals and visitors alike.
Belper was also named the overall champion high street winner.
The City of Derby is only 20 minutes drive away where world famous Royal Crown Derby have a visitor centre and factory shop. The tourist towns of Bakewell, Buxton and Ashbourne are also a short drive away with an abundance of markets and events happening throughout the year.
There are nearby restaurants ranging from traditional pub fare and a wide range of international cuisine. Belper is home to a large number of shops including a Morrisons supermarket.
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10 Oct 2015
"Excellent holiday base"
We stayed at the Byre from 3rd to 10th October and had a comfortable and relaxing stay. Helen and Tony are the owners and are a lovely, friendly couple. The Byre has Large room sizes and the larger bedroom had a super king size bed you could get lost in. Located within Waking distance to belper. The local pub - The Hanging gate, serves good food and real ale and is a short walk away. Good base for the Peak district with plenty of things to do and see, Bakewell is a gem. Belper is a historic mill town and has plenty of shops as well as a Morrisons at the far end of town. We certainly recommend the Byre for a holiday stay.
Thank you for your very kind comments, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in Derbyshire. We are also pleased you found The Byre comfortable Helen and Tony
20 Jul 2015
"An enjoyable experience"
We have just returned from The Byre where we spent a relaxing and enjoyable week. My wife and I, together with my brother and his wife, found the house very clean and comfortable. Nice big sitting room and a well equipped kitchen.. On our arrival Helen and Tony came out to greet us. In the kitchen we found a plate of scones with jam and clotted cream ..and some fresh strawberries. Tea,sugar and a pint of milk were also provided. Helen and Tony were very kind throughout the week but never intrusive. They suggested various places where we could visit or have a meal. All in all it was an enjoyable experience. I'm very glad we chose to stay here.
Many thanks for this lovely review. We are so pleased that you had an enjoyable time in our cottage. Best wishes Helen and Tony