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The Old Farrowings

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Biggin-by-Hartington, Peak District National Park, England
Idyllic cottage that has been restored and converted to a very high standard set within the grounds of the owners Grade II listed property which dates back to the 14th Century. Uninterrupted views over Biggin Dale from the private patio and in an ideal position as from the door you can walk to the River Dove, Wolfscote Dale, Hartington and beyond. Close to the Tissington Trail. There is a private footpath with direct access to Biggin Dale. Free Wifi. The Old Farrowings has accommodation all on one level and you enter into the large open-plan kitchen/dining/sitting room which has a flag floor and exposed beams. There is a TV, DVD and Bluetooth Speaker plus a large selection of board games, jigsaws, DVD's and walking guides. The kitchen is well equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Dualit toa... Read more
Listing #HL628847
About the Owner
jane h
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
Interaction with guests
Your cottage is in the grounds of Biggin Grange where we live. I am very much around if you need me or if I am away can be contacted on my mobile or message me. If I am away there is normally somebody around who will be in the house or helping with the animals.
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

What a wonderful place to have a relaxing break! We chanced upon Biggin Grange and after reading the excellent reviews decided to book a 3 night break. The accommodation is superb, everything you could possibly need. There are lots of lovely luxurious touches from the...More

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464mungo, VR Owner at The Old Farrowings, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you so much for the lovely review. It was great to have you to stay at The Old Farrowings and so pleased you got to play tennis on the newly painted court! There is nothing nicer than fish and chips from the van on...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

My wife and I had a lovely stay at The Old Farrowings. We had marvellous weather, the surroundings are beautiful and so peaceful. The location was excellent, providing easy access to the likes of Ashbourne, Chatsworth House, Dove Dale and Haddon Hall. The cottage was...More

Thank Steve P
464mungo, VR Owner at The Old Farrowings, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thanks very much for taking the time to write a review and I'm so pleased you both had a good time exploring the area. There is so much to do in The Peak District but you seem to have seen lots in the few days...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

The Old Farrowings is a perfect getaway in a well-furnished cottage with a huge bedroom. Everything was perfect and clean. On the little terrace, we could see sheep and cows grazing on the rolling slopes, hear birds chirping and catch the radiant evening sunset. We...More

Thank audyap
464mungo, VR Owner at The Old Farrowings, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

Thanks so much for the glowing review. You write so beautifully! So pleased you enjoyed your time at The Old Farrowings and please do come back and see us again. Jane

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Queen
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About the neighbourhood

The Waterloo Inn & Biggin Hall Country House Hotel are 0.8 miles away.

Hartington which has The Devonshire Arms, Charles Cotton Hotel, The Rook Coffee Shop, Beresford Tea Rooms, Post Office, Garage, Cheese Shop and 2 village shops is 2 miles away.

Ashbourne - 9 miles
Bakewell - 9 miles
Buxton - 13 miles
Tissington Trail - 1.2 miles
Chatsworth House - 14 miles

The nearest town is Ashbourne with a good choice of independent shops, supermarkets including Waitrose, Marks & Spencers and Sainsbury together with many restaurants and pubs.
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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