School House Cottage

Newtown near Longnor, Peak District & Derbyshire Dales (Ref. 925742)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • Reviews

    Miss Thomas

    “Fantastic location very remote but easily access to local places.”

    Picturesque with amazing views. Cottage was excellent, very clean, comfortable, cosy perfect for a romantic break..highly recommend and cannot wait to go back.

    Picturesque with amazing views. Cottage was excellent, very clean, comfortable, cosy perfect for a romantic break..highly recommend and cannot wait to go back.


  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
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  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

The property

Longnor 3 miles.

With its lovely rural location in Newtown, three miles from the delightful village of Longnor, you can enjoy charming countryside views from all aspects of this characterful, detached stone cottage.

School House Cottage is a cosy romantic retreat with a woodburner to snuggle up in front of and a roll-top bath if you fancy a luxurious soak after a long day.

Step outside and take a seat in the private patio, with a glass of whatever you fancy, and watch the sun set on the uninterrupted views of the Staffordshire Peak District.

With stone floor and beams, the ground floor is open plan with a well-equipped modern kitchen, dining table and comfortable lounge area with the woodburner set in a stone hearth fireplace.

The first floor has one king-size double bedroom, which benefits from lots of natural light due to the additional Velux window.

The en-suite bathroom adds a sense of luxury to your stay, with its roll-top bath and rain shower.

Outside, the enclosed patio garden is not overlooked by any other properties and offers spectacular open country views.

Nearby, the quaint cobbled village of Longnor provides an array of shops and traditional pubs, whilst the Manifold Valley and Tissington Trail offer great walking and cycling opportunities.

The spa town of Buxton, the lovely market town of Bakewell and the thrilling Alton Towers theme park are all within easy reach, providing a range of days out.

A cosy hideaway retreat and a central base for an action-packed break rolled into one.


One king-size double bedroom with TV and en-suite roll-top bath, rain shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburner.


  • Oil central heating with woodburner(pleas note the owner does not provide any fuel for the woodburner and should you wish to use this facility during your stay you would be required to bring your own fuel, thank you.)
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel, power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Secure bike storage
  • Enclosed patio garden with furniture
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 3 miles.

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About the location


Buxton 6 miles; Bakewell 9 miles.

The charming Peak District village of Longnor is situated in beautiful countryside on the Staffordshire Moorlands/Derbyshire border, with the River Dove to the east and the River Manifold to the west, making an excellent touring centre. The village boasts two pubs, a shop, a Post Office, café tea room, fish and chip shop, great craft centre and a beautiful church. The historic market square is cobbled and a scale of market charges is still posted on a board outside the market hall. Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, the Spa town of Buxton with its famous Opera House, the attractive market town of Bakewell and Alton Towers theme park are all within easy reach.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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