Moscar Lodge, 'a unique palatial Victorian house, nestles idyllically amidst the undulating countryside of the Peak District National Park, close to the village of Bamford.
With spacious living accommodation of the highest quality for up to 20 guests, treat yourself and your loved ones like royalty while enjoying the wonders of the Peaks.
Moscar Lodge is split into two fabulous buildings; the annexe plays host to four gorgeous and regal kingsize bedrooms, all of which benefit from luxurious en-suites.
The main building exudes class and elegance, a tremendous sitting room is warmed by both an open fire and a woodburning stove, both set in attractive fireplaces, while the cosy seating enjoys astounding rural views.
The sleek, modern kitchen contrasts beautifully with the traditional features of the property, it comes fully-equipped with the highest quality appliances; tuck into your meals in the formal dining room enhanced by an open fire.
For alternative pastimes, head into the cellar, where you will find a fully-stocked bar, a snooker room and a cinema room for the rainy days.
The first and second floor play host to the kingsize bedrooms, which are full of charm and character, most host en-suite facilities while there are also a couple of lavish family bathrooms to complete this superb interior.
The brilliance of Moscar Lodge flows to the outside; the more active guests can roam the impressive 6000 acres of moorlands, or perhaps, for a slower-paced experience, take a seat on the terrace and appreciate the setting with a glass of bubbly in hand.
Here, you can also make the most of the tennis court, swimming pool and sauna to make this the experience of a lifetime.
Breath-taking walking and cycling routes are available right from the doorstep, while the charming village of Bamford is just four and a half miles away and is home to a small assortment of charming amenities.
Further afield, you can easily reach the stunning steel city of Sheffield with all that it has to offer, while the Peak District itself is home to a wealth of timeless towns and villages including Hathersage, Castleton, Edale and many more.
Live like a royal with your loved ones by treating them to a stay at this remarkable Peak District holiday home.
About the location
Hathersage 2.5 miles; Castleton 5 miles.
Bamford is a delightful Hope Valley village, with some wonderful walks and beautiful countryside, close to Hope and Hathersage, in the heart of the Peak District National Park.
Bamford is surrounded by the Ladybower, Derwent and Howden Dams of Dambuster fame and makes for a lovely day out, either on foot or by bike, and the village offers lovely pubs, a shop, Post Office, bakery and regular bus and rail services to both Manchester and Sheffield.
Just a short drive away is the pretty village of Castleton, which is home to fascinating caves, and is overlooked by the crumbling Mam Tor or Shivering Mountain, and from the remains of the hill fort at the top of Mam Tor, the dramatic scenery of Winnats Pass, Edale Valley and Edale itself, known as the start of the Pennine Way, can be viewed.
Visit Hathersage to explore the churchyard and the grave of Little John (of Robin Hood fame) - whether he ever really existed is for you to decide, plus Hathersage vicarage is thought to be the inspiration for Charlotte Bronte’s famous novel Jane Eyre.
Hathersage is also home to an open air heated swimming pool and a railway station with direct links to Manchester and Sheffield, or you can hop on a train from Bamford itself.
Slightly further afield you can potter around the historic market town of Bakewell, or the Spa town of Buxton, renowned for its spring water and Opera House.
It is easy to spend a whole day at Chatsworth House, while there are plenty of historic properties nearby, or pull on your boots and enjoy the spectacular scenery, with walks for all abilities from ambling along the banks of the River Derwent to climbing the hillside paths and scrambling over the fascinating rock formations.
The perfect base for exploring the Peak District..