Stainsborough Cottages - Dovedale

Hopton, Wirksworth

Property Reference: 27841
  • Sleeps5
  • Pets 3
  • Bedrooms3
  • Grade3 Star rating

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Games RoomGames Room
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • Woodburning StoveWoodburning Stove
  • WifiWifi
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Two of four cottages, Derwent (ref 27840) and Dovedale (ref 27841), are carefully converted from historic farm buildings belonging to Stainsborough Hall. Away from the main road, set in 15 acres of grounds, each cottage has a south-facing terrace overlooking a walled garden and unfenced pond with views of rolling hills. There is a play area with swings and a games barn with table tennis and darts. Guests also have use of the hard tennis court. An ideal spot for walking and cycling (bring own bikes or hire locally). A short walk through the fields leads to the edge of Carsington Water. There is fishing and boating from Carsington Water Visitors’ Centre. Ashbourne and Matlock, 6 miles. Local attractions include Haddon, Sudbury and Kedleston Halls, Alton Towers, Dovedale, Chatsworth, Crich Tramway Museum, Heights of Abraham and Gullivers Kingdom. Wirksworth is 1 mile with shops, pubs and restaurants. Properties 27840 and 27841 can be booked together to accommodate up to 10 guests.

Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen, beams throughout. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 single. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Open tread stairs to gallery with twin beds and beams.

Both properties: Electric woodburner included. Electricity, convector heaters, bed linen and towels included. Cot. High chair. DVD. Microwave. Shared laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Freezer space available. Wi-fi. Lawned garden with furniture. Landscaped, natural grounds. Barbecue. Parking (2 cars). Tennis court. Games barn with table tennis, darts and other games. No smoking. Friday to Friday. NB: Unfenced pond in grounds

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Lovely period cottage, friendly owner, well maintained tennis courts and a beautiful view. July 2011.
  2. Homely feel, very well equipped. Play barn and tennis court excellent. Owner very pleasant and helpful without feeling any interference. Everything at the cottage we wanted. Aug 2010.
  3. Quiet and peaceful, yet within easy reach of places of interest, shops etc. July 2010.
  4. Its location and view from the property. May 2010.
  5. Excellent location. Lots to do in the area and lovely setting. Very suitable for families as something for everyone - playground for little ones, animals, games barns for teenagers. July 2009.
  6. Great location, very hospitable owner, perfect for active families who like walking and in our case playing tennis - good for dogs too. May 2009.
  7. The cottage was excellent value for money. Our son, (12), said it was his favourite holiday ever!. A super location in which to explore the Peak District. The games room and tennis courts were very popular with our teen children. We also brought our labrador, who was made very welcome. The property was very close to good walks and Cariston Water where one can hire bikes, canoes etc. July 2009.
  8. Excellent base for a holiday in the Peak District. Very peaceful surroundings and our teenagers very much enjoyed the games room and tennis court. Owner is most helpful. Aug 2008.
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    Please note: The information on this page is intended as a guide only. We cannot accept responsibility for any inaccurate, misleading or incomplete information about any property and its facilities or services.

    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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