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The Gatehouse

Teversal village near Mansfield, Peak District & Derbyshire Dales (Ref. 1080853)

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  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Games room Games Room
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi


1 Customer Review

  • "Our stay at The Gatehouse was just perfect."

    Everything we needed for a family Christmas, all facilities were excellent, I was surprised and pleased that the owners had put a Christmas tree up, my Grandson loved it. Very warm and welcoming, beautiful furniture and decor throughout the property, you can tell that a lot of thought and effort has gone into this beautiful holiday home. Would love to go back, we didn’t want to leave!

    Thank you so much Andreia for your wonderful feedback. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay at The Gatehouse. It was a pleasure to meet you and I hope we will see you again soon! Property Owner

    Reviewed by AndreiaDec 2021

The property

Mansfield 4.6 miles.

Idyllically positioned on the grounds of the Grade II listed Teversal Manor, in the small village of Teversal less than five miles from Mansfield, rests this marvellous stone-built holiday home, The Gatehouse.

Boasting an interior full of character whilst enjoying a rural setting in the countryside of Nottinghamshire, The Gatehouse makes the perfect base for a group celebration to the East Midlands.

Park up in one of three off-road parking spaces before unloading your bags and making your way through the well-kept courtyard positioned at the front of this lovely holiday home to begin your staycation.

Step inside and be welcomed by a snug sitting room, complete with a sumptuous seating area gathered in front of a television, providing the perfect setting to kick off your shoes and unwind following a tiring journey or a day full of adventure.

Continuing through, discover the open-plan kitchen/diner, traditionally decorated with wooden fittings and original exposed stonework, where you can look forward to sharing a bottle of wine with the designated chef at the elegant island, or gathering with your loved ones at the dining table to tuck-in to a hearty meal.

In the summer months, take your dining experience outdoors with a sociable seat on your private patio, enveloped by the lush greenery of the mature grounds; a truly lovely spot to soak in the last of the evening sun as the little ones burn off some steam with a ball game on the lawn or whilst you enjoy a soak in the hot tub.

As the evening draws to a close, retreat indoors and discover the first of four bedrooms tucked away on the ground floor, flooded with light welcomed in through the patio doors and benefiting from access to its own en-suite bathroom.

Climbing the stairs to the first floor you'll discover two bright and airy super-king-size bedrooms, one of which can be a twin on request and each showcasing the properties original character with exposed wooden beams and high vaulted ceilings.

Completing the first floor is an additional double bedroom nestled alongside a family shower room.

Heading on up to the top floor you will find a Games Room with TV, Xbox and table football to keep the whole family entertained, as well as a sofa bed which can sleep two additional guests.

Take a break from doing the cooking and head to the nearby pub, The Carnarvon Arms, famed as the setting from which English poet, DH Lawrence was claimed to have penned 'Lady Chatterley’s Lover', where you can indulge in a delicious bite to eat served alongside a crisp pint of real ale.

For a wider selection of choice, journey to the nearby village of Stanton Hill, where you can enjoy a spot of pub grub at The Miners Arms, pick-up a takeaway with a choice of foreign cuisines, or stock up on ingredients with a visit to the supermarket.

Whilst you're in the area, be sure to tour the 16th-century grounds of Hardwick Hall, an Elizabethan country house preserved by the National Trust, recognisable as the backdrop for Malfoy Manor in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, at the end of your day out head to the nearby Hardwick Inn serving home cooked hearty meals.

Why not bring along your bike and venture the 6.6-mile Teversal Trail which leads onto the wooded Five Pits Trail; certain to entice outdoor enthusiasts.

Be sure to visit Sherwood Forest for a walk amongst the historical grounds, once home to legend of Robin Hood and there is Sherwood Pines, offering bike rentals and a café for a cup of tea.

Take a scenic drive over to the Peak District National Park, where you will find the charming village of Matlock Bath, home to the heights of Abraham where you can embark on an alpine-style cable car adventure up to a museum and fascinating cavern tours, the lush Derwent Gardens where you can tuck-in to a homemade picnic and the Peak District Mining Museum.

Nearby, in Matlock, you will find the Peak Rail where you can hop aboard a vintage steam train, sit back and relax as you journey through the exceptional scenery of the Peak District National Park.

Explore the delights of Nottinghamshire with a stay at The Gatehouse.


  • Four bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size, 1 x super-king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x ground-floor king-size with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x double
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Cloakroom with basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • First-floor games room with double sofa bed
  • Bio-mass central heating
  • Oven, hob, microwave, kettle, toaster, fridge/freezer, TV, WiFi available from January, table football and Xbox
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 3 cars
  • Enclosed rear garden with lawn, patio, furniture and hot tub, as well as enclosed front courtyard
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1.2 miles, pub 0.6 miles
  • Note: There are a handful of steps leading from the open-plan living area to the en-suite bathroom on the ground-floor and a further handful of steps leading down into the bedroom that may not be suitable for guests with limited mobility
  • No stag/ hen or similar parties

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £450.

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About the location


Chesterfield 12.1 miles; Nottingham 15 miles; Peak District National Park 24 miles

The large and bustling market town of Mansfield sits in the heart of Nottinghamshire and is well-known for its stunning countryside surroundings and excellent shopping opportunities. The town is also famed for its link to the famous character of Robin Hood, where you can easily access areas of the picturesque Sherwood Forest, as well as Thieves Wood and Fountaindale where you can truly immerse yourself in the tale. On the edges of Sherwood Forest, there is the much-loved Robin Hood’s Wheelgate Park which promises a fun-filled family day out featuring rides including bumper boats and plenty of activities to keep the little ones busy. A wander through the thriving town will find a plethora of high street and independent shops to peruse, a swimming and fitness centre, an ODEON, lush green parks, excellent golf clubs and a local history museum where you can learn more about the town’s rich heritage. The town is ideally located for exploring the surrounding areas and attractions which include the National Trust site of Hardwick Hall and Newgate Abbey. A scenic drive will take you to the Peak District National Park, where a plethora of walks and cycling trails, the stunning Chatsworth House and the traditional Bakewell pudding can be found.

Region Information

No stag/ hen or similar.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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