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  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 Pets
  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Games Room
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Pets – no charge
  • Rural Location
  • Stairgate
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Baby and Toddler Friendly
  • Cot Available
  • Luxury Collection
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking - On Site
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4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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This is an ideal base for a great holiday on the outskirts of the wonderful Peak District National Park.

This is an ideal base for a great holiday on the outskirts of the wonderful Peak District National Park.

This delightful, detached cottage lies within the village of Snelston, just 3 miles away from the thriving, picturesque market town of Ashbourne. Furnished to a high standard, this lovely property features a well-equipped kitchen and dining area and a living room with a delightful, cosy wood burner for those chilly evening. There are five bedrooms, two boasting an en-suite making The Old Smithy ideal for families or friends to enjoy a relaxing holiday.
Snelston is a pretty 19th century village, steeped in history and surrounded by lush countryside, making this an ideal choice for walkers and cyclists. There are many beautiful and scenic routes, with local pubs along the way where you can enjoy some wholesome food and ales, and a very warm welcome. Antique hunters are well catered for with the many fine stores at nearby Ashbourne, which is also home to quaint cobbled streets and a variety of pubs and restaurants. Outdoor and watersports enthusiasts are spoilt for choice at nearby Carsington Water, just 9½ miles away. With the thrills and spills of Alton Towers, the attractive market town of Bakewell, elegant Chatsworth House and the picturesque Peak District National Park all within easy reach, this is a superb location to be enjoyed at any time of year. Shop 2 miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile.

Ground Floor:
Living room:
With wood burner, Freesat TV, DVD player, iPod dock and CD player.
Kitchen/dining room: With Everhot range, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, wooden floor and French doors leading to courtyard.
Utility room: With freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
First Floor:
Bedroom 2:
With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request) and en-suite with shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 3: With kingsize bed and en-suite with bath, shower attachment and toilet.
Bedroom 4: With single bed.
Bedroom 5: With single bed.

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for wood burner included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack. External games room with TV (for games use only), DVD player, Wii and toilet. Enclosed courtyard patio with garden. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

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What do our customers say?

  • 9

    Kerry

    Posted by anonymous

    Excellent, well equipped cottage in a gorgeous location. Rest, relaxation and plenty of walks from the doorstep

    Confirmed guest, 12/04/2019 14/04/2019
  • 8

    Lucy

    Posted by anonymous

    We had a lovely weekend at the Old Smithy. A characterful Cottage yet with a modern, clean feel to it. Comfortable and well equipped. The owner was helpful with all our enquiries and everything worked smoothly. Highly recommend.

    Confirmed guest, 10/12/2018 12/12/2018
  • 9

    Vicky

    Posted by anonymous

    Really lovely house

    Confirmed guest, 03/12/2018 04/12/2018
9.3 out of 10 – based on 21 reviews collected by ReeVoo