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Harvey Gate Farm - The Barn

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms3
Bathrooms3
Pets0

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Description

An ideal base for a family holiday located within a 10-minute drive from Alton Towers.

Reached by a good farm road, this barn conversion is set in the valley of the River Hamps, amidst the Peak District National Park. It occupies a secluded position with wonderful views over the surrounding countryside. There is excellent walking from the door with numerous local footpaths. Froghall Wharf, Foxfield Steam Railway and Alton Towers are within a 10 minute drive, with Gladstone Pottery Museum and Waterworld a little further afield. Sudbury (NT), Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall are all within 17 miles. Harvey Gate Farm makes an ideal base for visiting all the attractions the Peak District has to offer. Shops 4 miles, pub 2 miles.

Ground Floor: Living room with tiled floor. Dining room/kitchen with tiled floor.

First Floor: 3 double bedrooms, all with beams and en-suite shower room with toilet, one with additional bunk, one with additional single and steep stairs to gallery area with single bed.

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Cot. Highchair. DVD/CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Tumble dryer. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi. Welcome pack.Private patio area with decking and furniture. Shared grounds. Barbecue. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking. NB: There are two unfenced water troughs in grounds.

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Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • WifiWifi
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • No PetsNo Pets
  • All En-suiteAll En-suite
  • Car Parking - On SiteCar Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 27/11/2016
    We'll be back! Best cottage we've had with everything we needed. Thank you!


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 14/11/2016
    Brilliant weekend had by all.Mr Weaver was lovely.Will definatly be booking again.Only thing we would change is bigger oven as was cooking for 10.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 09/10/2016
    Was a break away for mums n kids n we all loved it. Kids outside playing in fresh air n feeding horses was brilliant will def be going back again


  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 03/07/2016
    Owners were lovely and the property is lovely with beautiful countryside around. Bedrooms were lovely and really nice having en suite in all rooms. Kitchen was a great size, lots of plates and pint glasses although some wine glasses might be helpful. Pots and pans were very old and some dirty, could really do with being updated as nothing was non stick!!!


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 02/05/2016
    An amazing holiday cottage! Has all amenities and definitely recommended


  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 24/01/2016
    Great place for relaxing break. Secluded location. Big enough to accommodate the 4 adults and 5 children in our party. Would go back again.


  • 5

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2016
    Six adults, three children and a baby stayed over new year for four nights. The reason we picked the barn was to find a suitable location between London and the north so old friends could meet up. It seemed reasonably priced. Unluckily the weather was appalling - heavy rain and low temperatures, very muddy and extremely windy every day. Unfortunately some essential equipment was in need of replacing - the boiler timer was faulty and every couple of hours would reset the house temperature to lower temperatures, the cooker is old and all the numbers on all knobs have been rubbed off over time. We tried to roast a chicken but the oven took ages to warm up and after an hour was still pretty raw. Most of the kitchen equipment looks like hand me downs after years of use. The frying pan for example was pretty worn and couldn't fry eggs. There was no foil, no cake baking equipment but inexplicably a thousand pint glasses..! Some items had to be re washed before first use as they were a bit grimy. The bedrooms are well heated except for the small bedroom which had a mysterious draft and unfortunately our baby kept waking up because it was cold and drafty in the night. Obviously this won't be a problem in the summer. Finally the wifi...there isn't any wifi directly in the house despite being advertised. It actually comes from the owner of the cottages wifi across the lane. So if you want internet you must squeeze against the window or have equipment that expands wifi from a neighbouring house to your area which luckily one heroic housemate did have! With a bit of an update this could be a good property but on leaving I mentioned to the owner he should get a new cooker to which he replied 'I'll definitely get some sticker numbers and stick them on the knobs..' Could be a lot better..


  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 28/12/2015
    We had a wonderful Christmas here. We could have done with a better oven, but we managed. The situation is delightful and the owner was very helpful. I'd definitely recommend this place.


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