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The Cruck Barn

Certificate of Excellence
42 reviews
The Barn and clock tower
Gated Entrance from Wheatcroft Lane
Visit England Four Star Rating
Sitting area downstairs
New Kitchen
Cruck Beam
Dining area
Upstairs bed/sitting room with access to balcony
New Shower Room
Balcony and patio area
Seating on the balcony overlooking the Amber Valley
View from balcony
View from  balcony - winter
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Matlock, Derbyshire, England
Situated in the small hamlet of Wheatcroft, the Cruck Barn is a recently renovated medieval building with all modern conveniences to make your holiday memorable. There is a private balcony to enjoy the views over the Amber Valley. This is an idyllic location for exploring the Peak District .It sleeps 2/3 people. An ideal location to centre your holiday in the Peak District. You enter a double height kitchen,sitting,dining room via a stable door.A wood burning stove is available. Upstairs is a bed sitting room with adjoining shower room/WC. From the bedroom, through double patio doors, there is a south facing balcony. Outside is a private seating area.
Facilities include washer dryer, dishwasher. secure storage for bicycles and free WiFi.
Dogs are welcome by arrangement
About the Owner, Mary S
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 42 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
I like to be here to hand over keys and explain how everything works. I can give information about places to eat and drink and to visit. if required. There is a lot of information about the surrounding area in the Barn especially local walks.
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Listing #HL1395917
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Excellent - based on 42 reviews
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Bryan P
Stevenage, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018
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What can i say except 2 nights was way too short. The barn itself is absolutely gorgeous and we loved it from the second we arrived. The log burner was up and running and the scones were just fabulous. As a base, it was great. We did so much walking around the area and what a beautiful area it is....

Management response:

So glad you enjoyed your time in the Barn. Thank you for your kind comments. Looking forward to seeing you both again.


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Darcy B
1 review
Reviewed 5 January 2018 for a stay in December 2017

The Barn is warm, clean, cosy and incredibly well equipped. Ray and Mary made us feel very welcome with the mince pies on arrival. I would definitely recommend to my friends!

Management response:

Glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your kind comments. Hope to see you again.


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lynne k
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41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2017 for a stay in December 2017
person found this review helpful

Mary and Ray welcomed us to The Cruck Barn where we stayed for 4 days over Christmas and is situated between Tansley and Crich. There were lovely mince pies, chocolates, milk, tea/coffee and sugar waiting for us to enjoy. There is everything you need to make it a lovely relaxing place to stay. Very comfortable king size bed and a...

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Thank you for your kind comments. Glad you enjoyed your stay and really look forward to seeing you again.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    1 Twin
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8 Jan 2018 -
30 Mar 2018
2 nights
31 Mar 2018 -
8 Apr 2018
2 nights
9 Apr 2018 -
1 Jun 2018
2 nights
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About the neighbourhood
The Barn is close to many good walks. Chatsworth house is only 20 minutes away . Haddon Hall and Hardwick Hall are also within half an hour. Cromford village, which has World Heritage Status, is 3 miles away. Matlock, Matlock Bath, Bakewell and Buxton, as well as many Peak District villages are on our doorstep.
Getting around
A car is necessary from the Barn, but buses and trains are readily available from Matlock
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Matlock: 6.0 km
The only way to get here is by car as there is no public transport near. This makes it an ideal 'get away from it all retreat'. The Barn is in secure grounds within electronic gates. Directions given when booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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