“Jacobs Barn is a 5 star ...”Jacobs Barn is a 5 star accommodation, it met all our needs. Ideally situated for the peak district, A warm welcome once you step in the front door, the owners live close by and are helpful with their local knowledge.
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Broadband / WiFi
Ramsor Farm Holiday Cottages
These two delightful, adjoining red sandstone barn conversions, are situated on the fringe of the small country community of Ramshorn, on the edge of the glorious Peak District, five miles from Ashbourne. Beautifully converted with a keen eye for quality, they both offer open plan living areas across the ground floor, with cosy double beds tucked away on the mezzanine floor above. From the oak doors with polished pewter handles, to the slate flooring and exposed stone walls, they exude charm and character, with a touch of luxury from the underfloor heating downstairs. Warm and welcoming, they have modern kitchens and contemporary shower rooms, with comfortable beds and quality bedding ensuring a good night's sleep. Outside the properties are small, enclosed private courtyards, a sheltered spot to sit and relax with a glass of wine after an enjoyable day exploring the vicinity. Walkers and cyclists will be eager to sample the nearby Tissington Trail and High Peak Trail, or for an easier afternoon, try pretty Ilam Village with its stately home and village walks. The popular historic market town of Ashbourne offers independent shops, restaurants and tea rooms and is known for quality antique shops, a pleasant way to spend an afternoon browsing. For thrills and excitement, Alton Towers Theme Park lies two miles away, but the Consall Valley Steam Railway and Foxfield Railway are both within easy reach and for a day with a difference, visit Peak Wildlife Park. Two endearing properties providing a good base from which to explore or simply relax and unwind.
Jacob's Barn is ideal for couples wanting to enjoy a relaxing holiday, with plenty of walking and cycling opportunities in the immediate area.
It offers a charming open plan living area, with comfortable seating, modern kitchen and a dining area, all to a high standard.
The cosy double bedroom sits on the mezzanine floor, whilst the contemporary shower room is located off the living area on the ground floor.
With many attractions in the area, it provides an excellent base for an interesting and varied holiday.
Note: This property adjoins Ref. 920745, together they sleep 4.
Mostly ground floor. One mezzanine double bedroom. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
- Gas central heating with ground floor underfloor heating
- Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Off road parking for 2 cars
- Bike storage
- Small, enclosed front courtyard with furniture
- One well-behaved dog welcome
- Sorry no smoking
- Pub 1.5 miles, shop 2 miles.
About the location
Alton Towers 2.5 miles; Ashbourne 8 miles.
The beautiful wooded hamlet of Ramshorn is just a five-minute drive from the entrance of the ever-popular Alton Towers. Once you've had your fill of the thrills and spills, head for the nearby lovely market town of Ashbourne, with its eccentric street plan and narrow cobbled alleys, which features an array of delightful antique stores and a choice of good pubs and restaurants. Attractions like Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Dovedale, and the fantastic Derbyshire Villages Ilam, Hartington and Tissington - famous for the well dressings - are also within easy reach. The area offers so much variety in the way of outdoor pursuits - hire bicycles to take advantage of the region’s many famous cycle trails, relax with a round of golf on one of the superb courses, have a go at rock-climbing or pot-holing, or swap two legs for four and see this beautiful part of the country from horseback. Alternatively, take advantage of the many wonderful walks for all abilities which criss-cross the spectacular Peak District and Derbyshire Dales countryside. The perfect destination for all ages.
This property offers the following short breaks:
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