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    New Hanson Grange Holidays

    Our hill farm is beautifully situated above the River Dove near Milldale in the heart of the Peak District. Two traditional huts nestled on the edge of a small woodland. We also provide a 4-star self- catering Bungalow sleeping up to 4 persons


    New Hanson Shepherd’s Huts- A Place for All Seasons. Welcome to our hill farm, beautifully situated above the River Dove near Milldale in the heart of the Peak District.

    Two traditional shepherd’s huts nestled on the edge of a small woodland, planted by ourselves, now in its 13th year, providing a calming setting amongst nature.

    Named “Fern & “Lily”(our pet friendly shepherd hut) after sheep dogs.

    Alternatively, we also provide a cosy self- catering Bungalow sleeping up to 4 persons ideal for couples or a small family, Pet Friendly too with no additional fee to bring your furry friends. Perfect for Rambles or Hikes & visitor attractions. (visit our website for more details) Tariffs from £300 - £580 per week

    The shepherd huts full of rustic charm & beauty are reminiscent of the original accommodation for a shepherd, today they offer a Romantic All Seasons retreat to relax, unwind and escape the bustle of everyday life. Ideally suited to couples or the solo traveller.

    Each hut sleeping up to 2 persons is beautifully presented & ecologically friendly with no electricity,

    TV or internet.

    Complete with wood burning stoves to make them warm & inviting all year round, built in double bed with pretty linens & comfy mattresses ensuring a good night sleep. Battery operated lights creating an ambient atmosphere. A camping gas stove for cooking simple meals. All basic pots, pans & crockery provide.

    If you don’t want to do all the cooking an optional breakfast hamper can be delivered right to your door to set you up for the day. (visit our website for the breakfast menu)

    There is out door seating, to enjoy sitting round the fire pit whilst and star gaze under starry skies.

    The toilet & showers in the Old Dairy are just a short stroll 20 metres from the huts through the apple orchard. (In here is a power point for charging your 21st century gadgets)

    All our accommodation is perfectly situated near Milldale, Dovedale & the Tissington Trail & Manifold valley, making us an excellent base for walking & cycling. Ask for secure bike storage.

    We are also within easy distance of the market towns & Spa towns of Ashbourne, Bakewell, Buxton & Matlock and many of the tourist attractions such as the historic house of Chatsworth Haddon Hall, Tissington Hall, Alton Towers , Heights of Abraham Carsington water, Poole & Peak caverns to mention just a few.

    Shepherd Hut Tariffs £50 -£85 per night. 3-4 nights hire £10 per night reduction 5-7 nights hire £15 per night reduction Minimum 2 night Hire at the weekends Fri/Sat or Sat/Sun

    Additional logs £6 per bag

    Breakfast Hampers delivered to your door an optional extra


    • Recycling on-site
    • Renewable energy

    Our Facilities

    • Bedding provided
    • Dark Skies / Stargazing
    • Contactless Payment Accepted
    • Real log/coal fires
    • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
    • Towels Provided
    • Dogs Accepted
    • Barbecue

    How To Find Us

    Nearby businesses


    The George at Alstonefield

    The George is an unspoilt, multi awarded restaurant in the Peak District village of Alstonefield, above Dovedale and a stones throw from Mill Dale…


    Tissington Hall

    From open days and family tours to special events and weddings, there is always something happening at Tissington Hall.

    Ilam Park

    Part of the National Trust in the Peak District, Ilam Park is a family friendly destination and open year round.

    Beresford Dale

    A narrow tree lined dale, hemmed in by limestone cliffs, a charming miniture of the Derbyshire 'gem' Dovedale perfect for walking and exploring.

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