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Activity & Leisure
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.
The Old Dairy is a wonderfully converted, semi-detached, holiday barn set within the beautiful Northwood Farm estate. The barn is set in the farms own grounds with views of some of Derbyshire’s prettiest scenery, close to the market town of Ashbourne. The owner has thoughtfully converted this barn to retain lots of the original features but has also included all the contemporary luxuries, such as granite worktops to the kitchen and underfloor heating to the ground floor. Beautifully finished throughout, The Old Dairy has fabulous features with exposed timbers and oak beams, and a wonderful open plan area, allowing you the opportunity to enjoy time together. One of the unique features of this property is that the guests have use of an oak framed orangery gym with amazing views over the open countryside. Enjoy the use of treadmill, rowing machine, free weights and a fitness bike, all whilst listening to your music through the Wi-Fi music system. After a good workout, why not treat yourself to a well-deserved sauna!From the doorstep of the The Old Dairy there are many walks to explore, and being close to the centre of Ashbourne, with its cobbled market place, hidden alleys and range of shops, its easy to grab those last minute essentials. The wide and elegant Church Street is considered to be the finest street of Georgian buildings in Derbyshire. Ashbourne is central to beautiful countryside and stately homes, with Chatsworth House, Sudbury Hall, Hardwick Hall, Kedleston Hall and Tissington Hall all within an easy drive from this lovely old town. For those of you looking for something a little more energetic, you can enjoy a visit to Alton Towers and Gulliver’s Kingdom, whilst for fresh air and exercise, this area is full of marked footpaths to explore and traffic free, family-friendly cycle routes along former railway lines.After a long day exploring the plethora of activities on hand, kick off your shoes and relax on your terrace.The Old Dairy can be booked with The Granary ref RGGR to accommodate up to 12 guests.
Ground Floor: The property has three steps to entrance, oil underfloor central heating and comprises:Beamed open-plan living space: With tiled floor.Lounge area: With 42" Smart TV, Blu-Ray player and iPod dock.Dining area.Kitchen area: With electric cooker, halogen hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, dishwasher and washing machine.Bedroom 1: With twin beds.Wet room: With shower, toilet and heated towel rail.
First Floor: Bedroom 2: With double bed and en-suite with shower over bath and WC.
All oil, gas, electric, bed linen and towels provided. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Wi-Fi. Welcome pack. Terraced courtyard with sitting-out area and BBQ. Shared 9-acre natural grounds. Parking (2 cars). Cycle store. No smoking. NB: Pond in grounds.
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