Beautiful rural barn
Open plan kitchen/dining/living area
Large lounge with high ceilings
Double bedroom with vaulted ceiling
Double bedroom with gorgeous views
Bright shower room
Walled garden
Great space to sit and relax
View towards the barn
Beautiful rural barn conversion
1 / 10  Beautiful rural barn
2 / 10  Open plan kitchen/dining/living area
3 / 10  Large lounge with high ceilings
4 / 10  Double bedroom with vaulted ceiling
5 / 10  Double bedroom with gorgeous views
6 / 10  Bright shower room
7 / 10  Walled garden
8 / 10  Great space to sit and relax
9 / 10  View towards the barn
10 / 10  Beautiful rural barn conversion

The Tack Room

Ashford in the Water, Peak District
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautifully detached converted farm building with exposed beams and trusses throughout
  • Stunning rural location with rolling fields bordered by dry stone walls
  • Located within easy access of the grocery shop, post office, village tearoom and pub at Ashford in the Water
  • Spacious open-plan living area set all on one level
  • Small local brewery within walking distance
  • Direct access to a stile and field great for dog walkers
Property code: PK574

This stunning converted farm building with all the conveniences of modern living, including a spacious open-plan living area set all on one level, making this a property with increased accessibility.

The property is situated within easy reach of the Derbyshire village of Ashford in the Water, which sits on the banks of the river Wye, north of Bakewell. With its medieval Sheepwash Bridge as its focal point, the village is full of character and includes a well-stocked village shop and pub. Walkers will enjoy exploring the contrasting scenery of the higher and wilder Dark Peak in the north and the gently rolling limestone dales of White Peak in the south.

A low dry stone wall borders this pretty property, which is entered into the sitting area. With a vaulted ceiling, exposed king post oak beams and double aspect windows, this is a striking and inviting room. The adjoining kitchen is equally as special, with its high ceilings, floorboards, light cabinets and pretty splash back tiles, plus a good-sized dining table.

Perhaps the most spectacular ceiling of all is found in the bedroom, with its exposed timber trusses and beamed vaults. From the cream cast iron bed, guests can enjoy looking out to the rolling fields beyond, before preparing for the day ahead in the shower room next door. Outside, a patio area offers a private space in which to relax on the bench or at the table, while the surrounding stone walled garden is a lovely grassed area.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 double bedroom
  • Shower room
  • Pets welcome
  • Internet access
  • Fridge and separate small freezer
  • Electric hob and oven
  • Microwave
  • Cottage on one level
  • Off road parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Washer/dryer
  • TV/DVD,Radio
  • Travel cot and high chair available
  • Oil fired central heating and power provided
  • Bed linen and towels included

This property is personally managed by Kate.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 14 guest ratings

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Reviewed by ANN 27th September 2019


Reviewed by Carol 31st May 2019

A lovely detached cottage in a beautiful ,peaceful location. Comfortable and cosy. Fab walks in wonderful scenery,can walk directly to Monsdale Head and Headstone Tunnel. Ashford in the Water chocolate box village. Lovely pubs nearby.

Reviewed by Harry 25th May 2019

Great location and nice garden area for the dog

Reviewed by Graham 3rd May 2019

Comfortable cottage with excellent walking right from the doorstep. Also, handy for pubs, cafe and shop, just a short walk away in the village.

Reviewed by Marilyn 26th April 2019

Had a lovely long weekend at this well equipped cosy cottage, in a beautiful location. Lots of walks right from the door, and lots of places to visit if you venture further afield. We took along our dog, plenty of dog friendly pubs, we had a meal at The Bulls Head in Ashford, very nice, but would recommend booking as it is only small and gets very Read morebusy. We will definitely be back! Hide

Reviewed by Alison 23rd March 2019

Well equipped & cosy cottage with lovely walks from the door. A great base for visiting the sights & scenery of the Peaks & Dales. A visit from the owner to see if everything was ok was thoughtful. Would recommend this cottage, we had a lovely week.

Reviewed by peta 21st February 2019

The cottage is perfectly located for walking (and I imagine cycling), being so close to several of the lovely dales in the area. We walked from the door which was great. Cottage is also attractively renovated; the barn roof gives height and a sense of space and light. Just right for a couple - and our dog.

Reviewed by Linda 30th December 2018

Very comfortable cottage in a good location. Great to be able to walk/cycle from the cottage without using the car. We had limited, and eventually no internet connection which was very frustrating. Spoke to the owner about it who was aware of the problem and therefore we feel this should have been added to the booking details. Apart from that a gooRead mored short break. Hide

Reviewed by Robert 15th October 2018

The place was very warm and also very isolated and private at the time of our visit.

Reviewed by Mr 8th October 2018

Stunning location for dog loving walkers. So much to do and so many places to visit. We are planning a return visit in spring. Sarah a lovely friendly host.

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Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

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To arrange group bookings across one or more of these properties, call our team to check availability and book.

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