Brookley Barn

Windley near Belper, Peak District (Ref. 12124)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sky TV
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A wonderful ground floor barn conversion situated on the owners’ working cattle farm in the quiet hamlet of Windley, just a short drive from the lovely market towns of Belper and Ashbourne. This outstanding Windley cottage provides a touch of luxury and is ideal for a family or couples wanting to explore the wonders of the Peak District. All ground floor with an open plan living area and a warming open fire, this Windley cottage has been finished to a very high standard to make it a wonderful retreat after a day spent enjoying the surrounding Derbyshire countryside. This Windley barn conversion has a private gravelled patio area where you can sit and take in the surroundings and enjoy the farm life all around. This Windley cottage is in the perfect place to enjoy the wonderful walks from the doorstep towards Ecclesbourne Valley and beyond and to try out the good local pubs close by. A short drive will bring you to the market towns of Belper and Ashbourne and the wonderful Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. Set in the Peak District National Park, there are wonderful walking and cycling routes to enjoy with the High Peak Trail and Tissington a little further away. A superb Windley barn conversion for you to enjoy, all year round.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with TV, 1 x twin (zip/link can be super king-size double on request). Bathroom with freestanding bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen with breakfast bar, dining area (table can be converted into full-size pool table) and sitting area with open fire.

Amenities

Oil central heating with open fire in sitting area. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, shared use of tumble dryer on request, dishwasher, 2 x TVs, one with Sky, one with Freeview, DVD, CD/iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent (additional fuel for the fire can be purchased from the owner). Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Gravelled patio area to the front with furniture and BBQ. Free use of owner’s fishing ponds on request. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 2.5 miles, pub 1 mile.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

WINDLEY

Belper 6 miles; Ashbourne 8 miles; Matlock 11 miles.

Windley is a lovely little rural hamlet in the heart of Derbyshire, set in the southern part of the Peak District National Park. Located just off the Belper to Ashbourne road, the hamlet has a scattering of houses and is surrounded by some beautiful countryside. The nearby village of Turnditch offers two good pubs and further on is Hulland Ward which has a petrol station, shop and Post Office. For more choice, visit Belper, situated in the Derwent Valley, and is a town with a long and famous history dating back to the 13th Century, when it was called Beaurepaire (beautiful retreat), a name that still holds true today. Now a spirited and bustling town, attractions include the North Mill, Long Row and the River Gardens There are many walks up and down the valley, as well as cycling and watersports at nearby Carsington Water. The pretty traditional market towns of Ashbourne and Bakewell are close by, and the beautiful Chatsworth House, Shottle Hall and Haddon Hall are within easy reach, as well as Matlock Bath with its spectacular cable car, the newly restored Ecclesbourne Valley Railway and Gulliver's Kingdom. Within easy reach is the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site in Cromford, which is not to be missed. A great location for a wonderful holiday.

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