Meadow Place

Ipstones near Leek, Peak District (Ref. 767)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    10

  • Bedrooms

    5

  • Bathrooms

    4

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A superb, Grade II listed stone-built property, situated in a delightful position in the rural village of Ipstones, on the western edge of the National Park. This exceptional property has been skilfully created from the conversion of a lovely old barn to provide spacious accommodation of a very high standard. Care has been taken to retain much of the original charm and character of the property including solid old beams and exposed stone. The accommodation is upside down to take advantage of the light and the barn's splendid natural features – the magnificent sitting room has a vaulted, beamedceiling which is open to the eaves, while the second sitting room features a double bed, so you can relax with a good film. A rather special base for a relaxing holiday at any time of the year.

Accommodation

Upside down accommodation. Four ground floor bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x twin with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC. Superb first floor fitted kitchen. First floor utility room with WC. First floor dining room. Large, beamed first floor sitting room with feature woodburning stove. Additional first floor sitting area/playroom with double bed and TV/video.

Amenities

Gas central heating with woodburning stove in sitting room. Electric cooker, hostess trolley, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 50" plasma screen TV in sitting room, TVs, videos, CD player, iPod dock, WiFi. Gas, electricity and fuel for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Garden area and patio with furniture and BBQ. Ample off road parking. One well-behaved pet welcome. Shop and pub 5 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

IPSTONES

Leek 6 miles; Ashbourne 9 miles.

The attractive rural village of Ipstones lies on the western fringes of the Peak District in lovely moorland countryside, between the market towns of Leek and Ashbourne. The village offers a post office, village shop and pubs serving food. The surrounding countryside is excellent for walking with miles of woodland trails and moorland hikes to enjoy. Dovedale and the limestone Churnet Valley are on the doorstep and The Manifold Trail is close by. There is easy access to many of the area's attractions including Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Lyme Park (NT) as seen in TV’s Pride & Prejudice, the NT Ilam Estate or Blackbrook Zoological Gardens. A great touring base for all the Peak District - and Alton Towers is just a 10 minute drive away.

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