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Comfortable and cosy Owslow Cottage

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Carsington, Derbyshire, England
In the heart of the beautiful Derbyshire Dales and on the edge of the Peak District, Owslow Farm is a working organic beef and lamb farm and the cottage offers a combination of traditional features and modern accommodation. The property is approximately 400 years old and stands in its three hundred and sixty acres overlooking Carsington Reservoir. It is very welcoming and boasts exposed stone and beams, and fabulous countryside views.

**New for 2018**
A beautiful blooming enclosed courtyard of trailing colourful flowers and pot plants, comfortable rattan furniture and coffee table for your enjoyment and relaxation at the back of the cottage.

There are many facilities on the farm that can be enjoyed by the whole family, making this a fantastic property for a holiday in this area. We lamb our sheep during March and April - children ar...
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Listing #HL239364
About the Owner
Natalie O
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We loved our stay at Owslow Cottage, it was the perfect settup for us and our young son. The family were really accommodating and provided toys, a cot, and highchair for us to use. They let us explore the farm, which was lovely, my son...More

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  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We do ask for a small charge of £18.00 per booking to accommodate/clean for up to 3 dogs, large or small.
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    3 Twins
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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 fee: €22 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Included in the rates are fresh towels and linen, and a complimentary welcome pack. When a booking has been made a pack will be emailed out to you including information about the cottage, directions etc. As phone signal/access is limited in the area due to its rural location and dependent on certain phone providers it is advisable to print out the directions and bring them along with you.
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About the neighbourhood
Ashbourne is renowned for its excellent range of shops clustered around the historic market place and long the main streets. Ashbourne boasts a medieval street pattern, historic buildings and widely considered the finest street of Georgian buildings in Derbyshire, giving the towns many visitors the opportunity to enjoy a scene which has remained largely unchanged in appearance since the 18th century. Ashbourne also has a festival every year.Carsington Reservoir has been a very popular visitor attraction since the reservoir was opened by the Queen in May 1992. It is just a few minutes along the road in a car or can be accessed on foot directly across Owslow Farmland straight from the cottage (directions and small map in information folder). The reservoir has all the water sports and fam... more
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How to get there
From (South) Birmingham M6 (1hr 20 mins)

Head East on M6. Take the exit onto M42. Continue onto A42. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Nott’m(N)/M1 and Nott’m(N)/M1 and merge onto M1. At junction 25, take the A52 exit to Nottingham/Derby/Ilkeston. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto the A52 ramp to Derby. Merge onto Brian Clough Way/A52. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Eastgate/The Underpass. Slight right onto The Underpass. Continue onto St. Alkmund’s Way/A601. Merge onto King St/A6 via the ramp to Matlock/Allestree/Quarndon/Duffield. Continue to follow A6. Slight left onto Kedleston Road. Turn left to stay on Kedleston Road. Turn left again to stay on Kedleston Road. Continue onto Bullhurst Lane. Slight left onto A517. Turn right onto Dog Lane. T...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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