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Barnwood Cottage is an old farm building in a delightful position opposite Carsington Water, surrounded by the beautiful Derbyshire Dales countryside. Our well equipped and comfortable two bedroom cottage offers spacious living accommodation with plenty of character; original beams, exposed stonework, and an attractive private courtyard to enjoy the superb views.
Its idyllic situation, on the edge of the Peak District, is the perfect base for exploring and enjoying the many local attractions. For the keen walkers and bird watchers amongst you, it has the added benefit of being directly on the circular path around Carsington Water, with its watersports facilities and teeming wildlife. Indeed, there are many scenic walks nearby including the High Peak and Tissington Trails, and the Dales of Thorpe, Dovedale and Milldale.
Barnwood is also well placed for visiting the historic towns of Wirksworth, Ashbourne, Matlock and Bakewell, in addition to the stately homes of Chatsworth, Kedleston, Haddon and Sudbury. With Many other attractions in the vicinity there is something to suit all ages.
Great for both short breaks and longer holidays. Open all year round. Long weekends (Friday to Monday), Midweek (Monday to Friday), Full weeks (Friday to Friday). Arrivals after 3pm. Linen, towels and electric included in price.
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Children welcome from any age.
see location on Google maps. Map reference: SK 261533 Lat: 53.07637 Long: -1.61085
Barnwood Cottage is in the hamlet of Hopton, on a rural lane off the B5035 between Ashbourne and Wirksworth.
From Ashbourne: take the B5035 towards Wirksworth. The left-hand turn to Hopton is approx 7 miles from Ashbourne. Take this, and Barnwood is the second property on the right.
From Matlock: take the A6 for 2 and a half miles through Matlock Bath, towards Wirksworth. At the traffic lights turn right onto the B5035 towards Wirksworth. Continue up this hill for approx 1 mile until you take a right, signposted to Carsington Water. Travel along this road, crossing straight over the crossroads, (past the 'Rising Sun') for approx 1 and a half miles until you see a right signposted to Hopton. Take this, and Barnwood is the second property on the right.
- Private parking
- Dogs/pets NOT accepted
- WiFi or internet access
- Linen provided
- Children welcome
- Cots available
- High chairs available
- Microwave cooker
- Washing machine
- Ironing facilities
- Drying facilities
- DVD player
- CD player
Children welcome from any age.
Self-assessed accessibility details
- Parking space provided
- Within 50 metres approx. of entrance
- Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
- Route from the parking area to the entrance:
- Steps and no ramp
- Steps to the main entrance:
- Handrail by steps
- Entrance is well lit
- Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
- Toilet and bathroom
- One or more bedrooms
- Dining room
- Good contrast between the floor and walls
- Seating available in kitchen
- Bedrooms available with non-allergic bedding (ie non-feather pillows)
- Bathrooms available with:
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- Cottage sleeps up to 4
- One Twin Room + One Double with King size bed - thus cottage sleeps 4 adults comfortably.
- Bath, Non-smoking unit, King-sized bed, Ground floor bedroom
- Prices (per unit per week for normal occupancy)