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The Old Beams

The Old Beams
5.0 of 5 stars
24 reviews
The Old Beams
The Conservatory/Dining Room
The Main Lounge 2
The Kitchen/Breakfast Room
The Study (through view from the snug)
The Main Lounge
Second En suite Bedroom
Master En suite-Bedroom
En suite (all have large cast-iron baths)
The Conservatory/Dining Room 2
The Lawn
The Garden/Water Feature
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6 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 15
Old Beams is located on the southern edge of the Peak District, offering a perfect base for those wishing to avoid the busier central Peak District, with easy access from both the M1 and the M6. Perfect for larger groups, it boasts all modern conveniences within a period property, offering separate relaxation spaces for adults and kids, or communal spaces large enough to accommodate both. For entertainment, there is a large flat screen tv in the lounge with full Sky+ HD, there are additional tvs in the kitchen, snug and every bedroom with Freesat digital channels. We also have a selection of board games, including Trivia Pursuits, Scene It, Cranium, jigsaw puzzles, murder mystery dinner party, Trivia Pursuits for kids...

In additional to the period style of the property, featuring old beams and open fireplaces, it also boasts three en-su...
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About the owner, Helen B
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 24 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL29021 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

I was there for my hen party, I didn't even know where I was headed while driving through the countryside. There were 15 of us all together from different places around the country. My friend Jo had organised the cottage & our activities which ranged from chocolate making to cocktail making & games. Old Beams was able to cater for...


Management response:

Thanks for your wonderful review!! We are so pleased you loved the Beams as much as we do and that it provided a backdrop for what looks like a fantastic celebration. Thanks also for sharing your photos - I often wonder how our guests use our house - and it looks like you were a perfect fit! We hope to... more

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Myself and 11 friends stayed at Old Beams for a hen weekend and we were not disappointed! The house is beautiful, the kitchen really well stocked, the living room big enough for a group but still really cosy and the dining area was so impressive - we also appreciated the giant bath tubs! We were really well located for getting... more

Cheshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

We had a most enjoyable stay at The Old Beams,we found it spacious,well equipped and loved the character of the house.The children enjoyed two days at Aton Towers which was only a short distance away and in the evenings they enjoyed playing outside in the garden,while the adults were able to relax in the fantastic kitchen.The large conservatory was excellent... more

  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (15)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (15)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(7)
  • Stove
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
* Original oak beamed ceilings
* Open double-sided fireplace
* Main lounge with large TV and an adjacent study area and snug, with further seating.
* Full Sky HD tv in main lounge, and full sky in the kitchen/breakfast room.
* Massive dining-conservatory
* Well stocked kitchen-diner with tv connected to Freesat
- double bedroom with adjoining shower/bathroom with steam-box shower
- twin room with en-suite shower/bathroom and a connecting seating area with a sofa-bed
* King-size bedroom, open fireplace and en-suite with steam-box shower
* King-size en-suite bedroom
* Twin bedded en-suite bedroom
* 1 x double and 1 x twin bedroom, sharing a bathroom
* All bedrooms with tvs
* High standard of decoration and furnishing
* One cot bed and baby highchair incl...
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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.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Sep 7, 2015 -
Oct 22, 2015
3 nights
Oct 23, 2015 -
Nov 1, 2015
Half Term
3 nights
Nov 2, 2015 -
Dec 17, 2015
3 nights
Dec 18, 2015 -
Jan 3, 2016
Christmas & New Year
3 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning: $184 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
* Prices above are for parties of up to 15 in 6 bedrooms (12 fixed bed spaces)
* An additional two adjoining rooms with shower room are available at a rate of £50 per night, providing 3 additional single beds.
* Roll-away beds provided at a rate of £10 per night per bed, including linens and towels.
* Stays of less than 7 nights are subject to an additional charge of 120GBP.
* Easter and Half-Term holidays and New Year are subject to a minimum 1 week booking. There is sometimes some flexibility on this, so please inquire.
* Bank holiday rates charged same as Summer High rates.
* Cleaning costs pre-arrival and post-departure included.
* High chair and cot included.
* Linen and single set of towels included per rental (2 sets of towels for weekly rental).
* Oil and electricity included (heating on timer).
* Heating available on constant at an additional cost of GBP25 per night.
* 50% of the rental fee is due to confirm any reservation - non-refundable in event of non-arrival (unless we a...
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How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 36.7 mi
Railway: Buxton: 19.3 mi
- The Old Beams is located in Waterhouses, on the southern edge of the Peak District.
- Equidistant from Stoke-on-Trent and Derby
- Easy access from both the M1 and the M6
- Less than one hour drive from Manchester, Birmingham, Sheffield
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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