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Old Bakery Cottage

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Ashford-in-the-Water, Bakewell, Peak District National Park, England
The Old Bakery is warm and cosy self-catering cottage which has been newly renovated to the highest standard, keeping many of its original features, creating a charming home from home. It is ideally located in the beautiful village of Ashford-in-the-Water, with Monsal Dale, Bakewell and Chatsworth just a few miles away making it excellent for walking, cycling, riding and sight seeing around the beautiful Peak District. The ancient picturesque village itself boasts two excellent country pubs, a wonderful tearoom and gift shop, a stunning restaurant with a riverside setting, a beautiful church and a village store/delicatessen

The property will comfortably sleep four persons and there are two cosy double bedrooms with wardrobes, large mirrors, high quality hair dryers, etc.

There is a shared family bathroom which has a magnificent white su...
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Listing #HL404699
About the Owner
Liam F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
Interaction with guests
The cottage is let out to our guests as a self-catering property. We (the owners) are available by email and phone only if required. Our preference is to communicate by emails, and we are more than happy to make recommendations of things to do and places to eat etc...
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ashford in the Water is a picturesque village in the Peak District National Park. The village has two great pubs, a cafe and a village shop which seems to stock everything. The church is also worth a visit. Ashford is in easy reach of Bakewell...More

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Fr0sty13, VR Owner at Old Bakery Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are really pleased you enjoyed yourselves again at the Old Bakery. It’s great to have returning guests, and we look forward to welcoming you again too. Regards, LF

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to Derbyshire peaks,it was a great place To visit. The old bakery cottage is in a lovely Village close to Bakewell and Chatsworth house. The cottage was very comfortable with 2 good size bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. It was well...More

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Fr0sty13, VR Owner at Old Bakery Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review, we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Regards, LF

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Reviewed September 29, 2018

We have stayed in this cottage many times over the years. The Old Bakery started as a simple 2 up 2 down. Liam has done a great job updating, and recently adding a lovely extension at the back. All the necessaries are in the house,...More

Thank Chrisx5
Fr0sty13, VR Owner at Old Bakery Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

It’s great to have you back again and again. We are so pleased you enjoyed the extension and renovations. It’s a shame to hear about the Ashford Arms pub. There are plenty of other great choices around though which adds to the fun of exploring...More

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We expect our guests to relax and make themselves at home, but also to respect the property and its contents.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Fulls
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Cleaning: C$34 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: C$169 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion Check in will be from 3pm and check out will be before 10am (unless otherwise pre-arranged with the owner). Details of keys will be notified prior to your arrival.There are no hidden or extra costs as the rental price includes for linen, towels, central heating, water and electric
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About the neighbourhood
The local towns of Bakewell, Buxton and Matlock Bath, each famous in its own right, offer culture, shopping, restaurants and traditional markets and if you still have energy, there is always the famous theme park of Alton Towers.

The beautiful village of Ashford-in-the-Water lies near the heart of the Peak District, three miles from the bustling market town of Bakewell, five miles from Buxton, famous for its spa and waters,and less than 15 miles from Sheffield.

There are excellent walks from the door, especially down Deep Dale to reach the River Wye or down Lathkill Dale and Cressbrook Dales down to Monsal Dale and Monsal Head. Cressbrook Dale and Tansley Dale are famous for their wild flowers, as are several other local dales.

In the summer, Ashford in the Water and many other local v...
Getting around
There are great bus links in and out of Ashford in the Water.

The nearest train stations are at Chesterfiled and Buxton.

Most guests arrive by car, although it’s not essential and many choose to explore the area on foot once they have arrived.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 58.0 km
Railway: Buxton: 16.0 km
3 hours north of London (by car).
5 mins from Bakewell (by car).
15 mins from Buxton (by car).

Public Transport.

Buses - A number of bus routes operate through Ashford linking the village to Bakewell, Monsal Head and Longstone. The Transpeak, wich travels from Derby to Manchester, also stops in Ashford.

Rail - The nearest mainline stations are Chesterfield and Sheffield; smaller stations nearby include Buxton and all the stations in the Hope Valley.

Air. The nearest airports are Manchester and East Midlands, both just an hour away by car.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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