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THE OLD BARN, family friendly, luxury holiday cottage, with a garden in Farley

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5 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
12 guests
3 nights minimum
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This property is a beautifully restored detached barn conversion in the village of Farley offering comfortable accommodation for up to 12 people.This barn is a superb detached conversion in the rural hamlet of Farley on the Alton Towers estate. Contemporary furnishings have been married to original features to provide a dwelling full of character in a tranquil location. The property has a bright sitting room with a lovely woodburner set in an impressive fireplace. The kitchen is well appointed and equipped and boasts a breakfast bar and a dining area. There are five sumptuous bedrooms, a bright and airy bathroom and two shower rooms. Outside the mature garden has a barbecue and furniture to dine al fresco. This is the perfect property for a family get together and to enjoy all that the Pea...This property is a beautifully restored detached barn conversion in the village of Farley offering comfortable accommodation for up to 12 people.This barn is a superb detached conversion in the rural hamlet of Farley on the Alton Towers estate. Contemporary furnishings have been married to original features to provide a dwelling full of character in a tranquil location. The property has a bright sitting room with a lovely woodburner set in an impressive fireplace. The kitchen is well appointed and equipped and boasts a breakfast bar and a dining area. There are five sumptuous bedrooms, a bright and airy bathroom and two shower rooms. Outside the mature garden has a barbecue and furniture to dine al fresco. This is the perfect property for a family get together and to enjoy all that the Peak District has to offer. Amenities: Oil central heating with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, 2 x fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 5 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, CD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power & initial supply for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair. Off road parking for 6 cars. Mature gardens with furniture & BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops 3 miles & pubs 1 mile. Note: Open tread stairs. Note: This property does not accept hen/stag parties, or similar. Note: Check-in 4pm. Note: Property is within ten minutes walk from the pay gates of Alton Towers enabling guests to pop in and out of the park. Region: The ultimate in 'year-round' appeal, the Peak District offers countryside, picturesque villages and magnificent scenery. It touches upon six counties and encloses 555 square miles of open moorland, flowing rivers, and wooded dales. Town: Located on the Alton Towers estate, Farley is a historic village that is made up of traditional farms and cottages spread throughout the estate. The theme park has many attractions and activities for all ages. There are magnificent gardens and a boating lake as well as the exciting rides for the brave at heart. Ashbourne is a lovely town only 12 miles from Farley and has a variety of shops and restaurants. The town is full of character and has charming cobbled alleys to explore and a host of antique shops for the avid collector. The Peak District National Park is an area of stunning countryside and has much to recommend it as a holiday destination, from historic houses to country parks and all within easy reach.More
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Languages spoken:English
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Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 3 days ago

At a cost of over £1800 for a week in August we arrived expecting to find as per the Sykes Cottages description 'first class accommodation'. From the outside the property looked promising BUT that's where it ended. A large 5 bedroom property with just 1...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank efembe
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Wow. What a lovely place to stay. There was 12 off us. We never felt like we was on top off each other once. Lovely cottage everything you need is there. Lovely big court yard. We even watch the fireworks at Alton towers which the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank taxibeck
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

This house was a perfect base for visiting Alton Towers; closer to the gates than the resort hotels! It's spacious and great for large groups! The description makes this house sound very grand and upmarket, but is in need of a deep clean, maintenance and...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank chickndipp
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We booked this cottage as it is close to Alton Towers. The cottage looks nice but it lacks any quality given the high cost of rental. We stayed there for the week of 28th July to 4th August 2017. The first thing you notice is...More

Date of stay: August 2017
3  Thank Anjum7000
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Booked for a week to celebrate Mums 80th birthday. Was perfect for all the family. Loved the big table in kitchen. Lounge was fantastic. Had a couple of problems when we arrived but they were sorted straight away. Would have liked more fridge space rather...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank SusieBarb
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
TV
Suitable For Children Under 5
Parking
Refrigerator
Linens Provided
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Wi-Fi
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Kettle
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