The Loft

Millthorpe near Baslow, Peak District (Ref. 2674)

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Cottage features

  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Sauna
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Games Room
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    7

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A superb, stone-built, Grade II listed detached cottage, in open countryside in the hamlet of Millthorpe, 5 miles from Baslow. Converted from a stable block, most of the accommodation is set over the first floor, including the split-level living room with cruck beams, a cosy sitting area and a games area with a bar billiard table. The accommodation offers exposed stonework and original beams, plus the use of a hot tub and sauna. The lovely courtyard garden provides fantastic views, whilst within walking distance is an award-winning pub, serving real ales and fabulous food. Within reach of the many walks and attractions of the area, this is an ideal base to get away from it all and enjoy the magnificent Peak District.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin room with pull-out stacker bed, 1 x twin room (please note all bedrooms are interconnecting and as such can only be accessed via one another - second twin can also be accessed via external staircase). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Utility room. First floor split-level living room with sitting area with woodburner-effect electric stove and games area with bar billiard table. Separate building with sauna, hot tub and shower facilities. Note: Staircase opens directly into living area. Note: The working stables are located directly beneath the bedrooms at this property (stables not occupied by horses in summer months).

Amenities

Oil central heating with electric stove in sitting area. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, ice maker, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD player, CD player/radio, WiFi access available, library of books/games/DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 4 cars. Bike storage. Open courtyard with furniture and BBQ. Two well-behaved pets welcome. Stabling available by prior arrangement. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1 mile.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

MILLTHORPE

Chatsworth House 6 miles; Baslow 5 miles; Bakewell 9 miles.

Millthorpe is a small hamlet situated on a high peak between Bakewell and Sheffield, on the very edge of the Peak District National Park, and with commanding views of the Cordwell Valley. The hamlet is surrounded by undulating countryside and deep valleys, and is set amongst pretty villages made up of traditional old houses, interesting manors, village halls and old churches. There are many local amenities; the area boasts eight pubs and a number of fine restaurants, and is ideally located for exploring this interesting and beautiful area. Nearby, the impressive Damflask, Agden, Dale Dike and Ladybower dams make for an interesting afternoon's ramble, while the attractive village of Hathersage is also within easy reach, thought to be the inspiration for Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre and home to a selection of shops, pubs and inviting eateries, and a lovely outdoor lido. There are many stately homes to visit including Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Hardwick Hall, whilst the historic and ever popular town of Bakewell along with the lively city of Sheffield, are both within a short drive. An ideal location whatever the time of year.

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