Our two luxurious (5 star gold and 4 star gold), award winning Dovedale Cottages are Grade 2 listed and have a cosy "Country Living" feel in one of the most peaceful and tranquil settings deep in the heart of the Peak District National Park, with stunning scenery in all directions.
These lovingly restored cottages are situated in a truly unique position at the top of Hall Dale in Stanshope and therefore are ideally positioned for the Dovedale and Manifold Valleys.
If you are looking for first class accommodation, surrounded by peaceful/quiet countryside then Church Farm is the place for you to get away from the demands of modern living! Ancestral Barn is 'mobile disabled friendly'.
Prices and Availability
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ANCESTRAL BARN - ETC 5 Star GOLD (sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms)
Our ancestral barn infuses charm and character with beamed ceilings and panelled walls. The barn is filled with antiques, has polished floors and richly coloured rugs. The lounge has a glorious open range fireplace and antique furniture. Three bedrooms (one accessible for the mobile disabled downstairs) feature splendid canopy beds that are the very essence of comfort and luxury. All bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms, two with showers, and the master bedroom has a roll top bath. Go on treat yourselves, just walk, talk, relax, and soak up the peace of our delightful countryside and return to laze around a roaring fire.
Splendid open country view over our Organic farm
CHURCH FARM COTTAGE - ETC 4 stars Gold Award (sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms)
Gold Award winning cottage originally formed part of our main farmhouse which is Grade II listed, dating from around the 16th century and was featured in the "Period Living and Traditional Home" magazine.
The cottage is lovingly restored and beautifully converted to a very high standard. It is full of character with many original features of interest. As you enter the main hall there is a stone flagged floor and beamed ceiling. To the left is a fitted kitchen/dining room, also with a beamed ceiling, a gritstone fireplace, window seat and a quarry-tiled floor. Off the hall is the second bathroom with a shower cubicle, hand basin and toilet.
We provide duvets, linen and towels. The cottage has oil-fired central heating and electricity - all included. There is a cooker, fridge, a washer/drier, microwave, colour TV, free wifi, cots and high chair, garden furniture, external lighting, private gardens and parking.
Church Farm is farmed organically using no pesticides and fertilizers and its special landscape is being preserved for future generations.