This imposing Grade II-listed house is the perfect choice for a large party wishing to celebrate a special occasion as it features spacious reception rooms and plenty of character features.
This imposing Grade 11 listed house dates back some 300 years and was once part of the Chatsworth estate. Nestling on the valley side in the upper reaches of the Dove Valley commanding unrivalled views down to the River Dove where fishing is available. Cycle the nearby Manifold and Tissington Trails or visit the spa town of Buxton with its splendid and world renowned opera house.
You enter the house into the main and spacious hall to your right is the dining room with seating for 8 it has a log burning stove and views across the gardens and beyond to Dovedale. A door leads from here through to the traditional and spacious farmhouse kitchen with seating for 12 at the dining table. To the rear is a further room formerly the dairy and now the utility room which has a fun table football game and handy WC. Also on the ground floor is the sitting room (seating for 7 only) with open coal fire which takes in similar views to the dining room. There are two sets of stairs leading to the first floor bedrooms. The imposing main flight takes you to the gallery landing being suitable as an occasional sitting area. Off the landing are the four main bedrooms three with doubles and one with twin beds with the benefit of wonderful views down the valley at the front and rural views to the rear. There is a bathroom on this floor with shower, bath hand basin and WC. There is also a further shower room with WC. A further flight of stairs takes you to the second floor and the remaining two bedrooms each with three single beds one of which is a bunk bed. Also on this floor is the third bathroom with bath hand basin and toilet. Internet available.
There is use of gardens to the front of the house. This cottage is one of three cottages at the same location which can be booked together to sleep 20 people the others are: Crown Tor (Sleeps 6) and Dairy Croft (Sleeps 2).