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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.
Curlew Cottage is a spacious, semi-detached stone cottage which boasts fabulous views over the surrounding Peak District National Park. Beautifully designed throughout, it has a spacious kitchen featuring quality black granite worktops. The family bathroom is large and benefits from a wonderful free standing Victorian bath to soak in. French doors lead out to a private garden and patio, which includes a BBQ ideal for using during the warmer months.Although not a working farm Millfields Farm, where Curlew Cottage sits, does have some friendly residents for you to meet, which include four kune kune pigs, a pony, two miniature Shetland ponies, geese, chickens and ducks. It is ideally situated at the southern tip of the Peak District near the picturesque market town of Ashbourne with its quaint cobbled market place and hidden alleys to explore. Carsington Water is a mere 3-minute walk away offering superb water sports, sailing and bike hire facilities with an area devoted to wildlife along with cycle and walking trails. Other places to visit nearby include Bakewell, Matlock Bath, Haddon Hall, Chatsworth House and Keddleston Hall, as well as other National Trust and English Heritage properties. It is only a short drive to Dovedale and the other lovely dales of the limestone White Peak District, which offers great walking. A little further afield, visit Alton Towers theme park for a great day out for both adults and children alike. Shop 2 miles, pub and restaurant 1½ miles.Curlew Cottage can be booked together with Swallow Barn (UK4023), Woodpecker Loft (UK4022) and Barn Owl Lodge (UK4025) to accommodate up to 24 guests.
Ground Floor: Living room: With gas fire, Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player and French doors leading to garden.Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and stone flag floor.Bedroom 1: With double bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
First Floor: Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed and en-suite with bath, shower cubicle and toilet.Bedroom 3: With 3 single beds.Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
Oil central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Wi-Fi on site. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack. Garden with patio, garden furniture and BBQ. Bike store. Parking for 2 - 3 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is direct access to the unfenced lake through the owner’s garden, 500 yards.
English Country Cottages is the trading name of Vacation Rentals (UK) Ltd.
Registered Office: Spring Mill, Earby, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB94 0AA.
Registered in England and Wales. Company Registration Number: 00965389.
VAT Registered Number: GB 598 22 99 77