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Whites' Barn

Glapwell, Peak District & Derbyshire Dales (Ref. 1054683)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
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  • “Where to start.”

    Amazing accommodation. Everything you need and more. The welcome pack was the best we have ever had, delicious!! Absolutely beautiful, comfortable, clean, immaculate. You just feel at home as soon as you walk through the door. Would definitely recommend.

    Amazing accommodation. Everything you need and more. The welcome pack was the best we have ever had, delicious!! Absolutely beautiful, comfortable, clean, immaculate. You just feel at home as soon as you walk through the door. Would definitely recommend.

    - Elizabeth, October 2021

The property

Offering the epitome of style and elegance, Whites’ Barn is a stunning high-end barn conversion with a cosy loft apartment feel in the Derbyshire village of Glapwell, luxurious throughout and providing contemporary spacious accommodation makes for the perfect couples hideaway looking to enjoy both Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire at any time of the year.

Next door the Young Vanish Pub serves great breakfasts, perfect fuel ahead of long days out in the Peak District and at the Nottinghamshire attractions, Whites’ Barn is also the perfect base for both local walks to the National Trust property of Hardwick Hall with its 16th century Inn and Restaurant or a short journey takes you to the the local market towns of Matlock, Matlock Bath, Bakewell and Buxton with their excellent shops, inns and restaurants.

In addition to the Hardwick Estate further short journey attractions include Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Newstead Abbey “once home to the romantic poet Lord Byron” or even pick a spot to picnic in the 3800 acres of Clumber Park, if history is your thing, the castles of Pevril, Riber and Bolsover are all local and worth a visit.

Always a hit with Children of any age, is Chatsworth farm and adventure playground plus the all year round theme parks of Alton Towers or Heights of Abraham not forgetting the Cable Cars at Matlock Bath (also the place to be especially on a Sunday if you are keen on motorbikes).

Still fancy something different?

Why not visit the Blue John and Speedwell mines at Castleton or visit the Crich Tramway Museum.

For those feeling active take your own, or hire a bike at Sherwood Pines with its a labyrinth of cycle and walking trails and while you there why not head over to visit Sherwood Forest with its legend of Robin Hood.

Whites’ Barn is approached via an impressive electric gateway, opening onto a spacious forecourt providing secure off-road parking for one medium size vehicle in addition to further off road parking adjacent the pedestrian entrance and small enclosed private patio area.

Enter into the property where the vaulted ceilings are a striking element boasting electrically operated Velux windows with black out blinds, walk across the beautiful underfloor heated porcelain tiles before discovering the inky blue and oak kitchen with all the modern appliances one would wish for as well as a delightful welcome hamper and a bottle of fizz!

Make use of the quality appliances before regrouping at the dining table and toasting to a wonderful holiday break in Derbyshire whilst making the most of the Sonos sound system to create a fabulous ambiance!

After an evening of good food, drinks and company, flick on the Smart Netflix TV and get cosy on the sofa to unwind before heading up to bed via the oak and glass staircase to the mezzanine bedroom where crisp white linens and gorgeous pillows drape across the double bed, complete with a plush Simba mattress, bliss!

The exterior at White’s Barn is equally as lovely, with an enclosed courtyard flanked by laurel and bay trees, offering a sunny spot for alfresco dining in the summer months.

A full information pack listing all recommended pubs and restaurants is waiting with your name on it!

Bring your loved one to White’s Barn to share a wonderful holiday in Derbyshire.


  • First-floor mezzanine double bedroom with oak furniture and carpet and Smart TV
  • Ground-floor shower room with large grohe’ walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with leather sofa bed
  • Underfloor heating system with Nest Control
  • Electric oven, combi oven/microwave, induction hob, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, wine fridge, Smart TV’s, Sonos sound system
  • Fast Broadband guest WiFi and a selection of books and games
  • Aircon, Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Secure parking for one medium size vehicle plus off-road parking
  • Secure bike store (available by appointment)
  • Courtyard garden with private area bistro table and chairs
  • Sorry, no pets or smoking indoors
  • Shop 0.3 miles, pub 0.1 miles
  • Direct bus route to Chesterfield & Nottingham
  • Local to Meadow Hall and MacArthur Glen Shopping Centres
  • Note: Some outdoor road noise to be expected
  • Note: The sofa bed can accommodate two extra guests, allowing the property to sleep 4 guests in total
  • Note: Village taxi normally available for door to door pub / restaurants journeys
  • Note: property is not suitable for children under 11 years old

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

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About the location


Chesterfield 7.3 miles; Matlock 16.3 miles; Bakewell 19.9 miles

Find the endearing village of Glapwell within the Bolsover District of northeast Derbyshire, between the towns of Chesterfield, Mansfield and Bolsover. With its pub, The Young Vanish Inn and a village shop, you will be delighted to use this village as a base for exploring further afield.

Region Information

Note: property is not suitable for children under 11 years old

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas