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The Old Granary


Beech Farm
Wheatcroft Lane
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Welcome to the Old Granary


For the perfect escape, why not visit our award-winning holiday cottage on the edge of the Peak District National Park.

You can take advantage of our luxury Five Star Gold Award self catering holiday cottage in Derbyshire as part of a short break with mid week and weekends available, we're here for you all year round. One well behaved dog welcome, by prior arrangement, charged at £25 per stay.

Appealing conversion of Grade II listed former grain store, combining 18th Century character and charm with 21st Century style and comfort. This luxury stone barn conversion has been renovated to provide the ultimate self catering get away from it all break in the Derbyshire Dales. Set in 5 acres of private landscaped gardens, pastureland and outstanding views, you will not want to leave.  The cottage has the added extra of its own private Hot Tub on the patio overlooking the open countryside. Our lovingly built Shepherds Hut is also available to rent to accommodate 8 in total (featured on the front cover of Period Living Magazine), please see website for information.

The barn is set in an idyllic, private location in the rural hamlet of Wheatcroft, being just 4 miles from Matlock. The building has been restored to incredibly high standards and offers spacious accommodation in which you can relax and unwind in a wonderful setting. Oak beamed ceilings and beautifully appointed to an extremely high standard with quality furnishings and close attention to detail. The area is excellent for walking, with the barn being an ideal place to explore the Peak District National Park. Alternatively there is plenty of sightseeing shopping in nearby market towns of Ashbourne, Bakewell, Buxton, Derby and Nottingham.

Perfectly located in the Peak District Derbyshire, our luxury self catering barn is within easy reach of tourism favourites such as Chatsworth House, which also hosts the RHS Chatsworth show each June. Haddon Hall, Tissington, Kedleston Hall, Eyam Hall, Sudbury to name just a few. 

Other activities close by include pony trekking, cycling, golfing, climbing, caving, quad biking, paint ball activities, archery, Alton Towers, Gullivers Kingdom, Crich Tramway. 

Derbyshire really has it all, whether you want to explore the area or just pamper yourselves by taking a dip in our hydrotherapy spa hot tub, look no further than The Old Granary for your chance to indulge in pure luxury. For more information, don't hesitate to contact us today on 01629 530941.


Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeCapacityRoom / Unit Tariff*Notes
Shepherd's Hut2The hut is situated in its own peaceful wild flower meadow just a stones throw away from the cottage with wonderful views over rolling countryside. (Please note) The Shepherd's Hut can only be booked in conjunction with The Old Granary.
The Old Granary6£119.00 per unit per nightBeech Farm and its barns date back to the 16th Century and are Grade-II listed. The Old Granary is a luxury self-catering barn conversion which has been lovingly restored and sleeps six. The barn is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty overlooking far reaching views of the Derbyshire Dales which may be enjoyed from the private Hot Tub.

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


  • 5 Visit England Stars Self-catering
5 Visit England Stars Self-catering


  • Visit EnglandVisit England - Gold Award Visit England - Gold Award 2019



  • Barbecue


  • Children welcome - Children welcome from any age: Selection of games available
  • Cots available
  • High chairs available

Cooking Facilities

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave cooker

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating
  • Real log/coal fires

Laundry Facilities

  • Drying facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Washing machine

Leisure Facilities

  • Fishing
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)

Linen & Bedding

  • Linen provided


  • Private parking - Maps in the cottage

Property Facilities

  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement

Room/Unit Facilities

  • CD player
  • DVD player - Plus a DVD Library
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Radio
  • Television - Surround Sound System

Site Features

  • Building of historical interest
  • Garden

Room/Unit Facilities: The Old Granary

  • Bath
  • Hot Tub
  • King-sized bed
  • Scenic view
  • Shower



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    Recent Reviews:

    • VerityTho
      Still can’t get over the views
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 13th July 2021
      What a wonderful place the old granary is. The hosts went out of their way to make sure we were comfortable. The welcome basket was such a lovely touch when we arrived. I also text Amanda to ask for... Read full review
    • Harfordheather
      Ivybridge, United Kingdom
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 30th July 2021
      The Old Granary is a beautifully converted barn stylishly furnished to a very high standard. The garden and surrounding views from the hot tub are stunning. The owners are lovely and helpful but... Read full review
    • Navigator30581159244
      Instantly charming gem of solitude
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 15th September 2021
      Instant relaxation and a pleasure to hear the family laughing all together after such a long time of not being able to see each other. Amanda was the perfect host and the cottage and shepherds hut... Read full review

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