We offer 2 Gold Award winning luxury self catering holiday country cottages on our organic farm situated in Dovedale within the Peak District National Park, Derbyshire with our 5 star Ancestral Barn welcoming older and less mobile guests. Our Dovedale Cottages are Grade II listed and have a cosy "Country Living" feel in one of the most peaceful and tranquil settings deep in the heart of the Peak District National Park, with stunning scenery in all directions. These lovingly restored cottages are situated in a truly unique position at the top of Hall Dale in Stanshope and therefore are ideally positioned for the Dovedale and Manifold Valleys.
There is level access from the main entrance to:Bedroom: Downstairs bedroom
Access with steps
Level access bedrooms
Travel by public transport
There are also train stations at Matlock and Buxton which are both 16 miles from the accommodation. However, these are branch lines and have fewer trains.
Path to main entrance
There is one step to enter the Ancestral Barn of height 190mm.
Getting around inside
The bedroom door is 725mm wide. There is unobstructed floor space of 1700 x 1850mm to the right hand side of the bed. The height of the bed is 630mm and the space under the bed is 200mm.
There is a level access ensuite walk-in shower room adjoining the level access bedroom. There is an emergency alarm pull cord to alert other visitors should an emergency occur, which gives out a flashing light in the kitchen area. The shower area is fully tiled and has a hand rail and a foldup seat. The toilet area has two hand rails either side of the toilet. The taps are lever taps. A raised toilet seat is available.
Self catering kitchen
Ancestral Barn kitchen
Ancestral Barn lounge
There is one step of height 90mm from the main entrance to the lounge.
Boot room/Dog house
An indoor space accessed from the yard area to leave mobility scooters (with socket to charge), muddy boots and wet dogs. There is one step from the main entrance to the yard area
Getting around outside
Yard seating area
There is one step (height 190mm) with handrail from the main entrance to the yard. There is a wooden garden table (height 750mm) and 6 chairs (height 420mm) close to the main entrance.
There is one step from the main entrance to the yard. There is an additional small step (140mm) leading from the yard into the pond garden.
Customer care support
We have an electric socket in the bootroom/dog house close to the main entrance of the Ancestral Barn.
Emergency evacuation procedures
Customer care support
Guest information is provided in the kitchen and lounge giving details of local services and emergency procedures.
Mobile phone reception is variable depending on network. The landline in the farmhouse can be used for emergenices.