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The Old Farmhouse

The Old Farmhouse is an 18 century stone cottage
5.0 of 5 stars
12 reviews
The Old Farmhouse is an 18 century stone cottage
The Old Farmhouse
Lawned garden with seating
Modern Kitchen
Fully equipped kitchen
Double Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
Downstairs shower room
Up Stairs Washroom
Play Area/ Climbing Frame
Walks from the cottage
View of surrounding area from back of cottage
Our Free Range Chichens
Lambing Time
Woodside Farm
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Set in the Derbyshire Dales on the edge of the Peak District National Park, Woodside Farm, Nr Matlock, was once a dairy farm but is now run as a smallholding, standing in five acres with free-range chickens and sheep graze in the surrounding fields. The farm and holiday cottage occupy a super rural position with fantastic views over the Derwent Valley and surrounding countryside. We are ideally situated for exploring the Peak District and the areas many attractions, with Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, Bakewell and of course Matlock and Matlock Bath close by.

Adjoining our farmhouse, The Old Farmhouse is an 18th century stone cottage with exposed beams and full of character, traditionally furnished and well equipped , with excellent walks from the doorstep. The cottage sleeps 4-5 people in two bedrooms. We have been awarded 3 stars by Vi...
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About the owner, Shelley L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL223398 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 12 reviews
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English first
James T
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

We have stayed at Woodside Farm on several occasions over the years and we have always had a relaxing stay in this clean and cosy cottage. Once again we were made to feel very welcome and used the cottage as a convenient base for exploring the Derbyshire countryside. We all enjoyed seeing the newborn sheep and went home with our... more

Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Very friendly and helpful host. The cottage was in a lovely location and had all the amenities necessary for our stay. The cooked breafasts were great. Very good local pub for evening meals. more

Ritchie G
Level Contributor
5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

Superb cottage in a lovely , very quiet rural setting. Only 5 minutes by car to Matlock & there's absolutely loads of walks and places to visit within an hours drive, including the Chatsworth estate. Lots of good places to eat nearby but the fully equipped kitchen has everything you could ever need to cook yourself. The owners are extremely... more

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Ground floor
Lounge: Sofa bed and chairs, freeview colour television, video and DVD/CD player.
Kitchen /Dining room: Table and chairs, oak beams, electric cooker and hob, refrigerator, microwave and washing machine.
Shower Room: With wash basin and toilet.
Drying room :With tumble dryer.
Entrance hall: For storage of bikes etc.

First floor
Bedroom 1: One double bed with cot or Z-bed if required.
Bedroom 2: Two single beds.
Wash room: Wash basin and toilet.
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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
Oct 3, 2015 -
Oct 30, 2015
2 nights
Oct 31, 2015 -
Dec 20, 2015
Low Season
2 nights
Dec 21, 2015 -
Jan 2, 2016
Xmas / New Year
4 nights
Jan 3, 2016 -
Feb 26, 2016
Low Season
2 nights
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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.
  • Pets x 2: $23 / stay - Fee
  • Pets x 1: $15 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Tariff includes electric, bed linen, towels, tea towels plus many extras.
High chair and cot provided at no extra cost.

A deposit of 20% is required to confirm a booking. The balance is due 28 days before your arrival. Payment by bank transfer , on-line banking, cash or cheques named payable to WOODSIDE FARM. Sorry we are unable to accept credit/debit card payments.

Change over day is usually Saturday unless you have booked a short break.
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Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Matlock: 3.1 mi
Travelling from Bakewell or Matlock take the A6 towards Darley Dale then take the B5057 sign posted for Two Dales. After approx 1 mile at the top of the hill turn left at the sign for Woodside Farm on to Butchers Lane.

Travelling from Chesterfield take the A632 towards Matlock after approx 4 miles turn right onto the B5057 towards Darley Dale, continue for a further 4 miles turn right at the sign for Woodside Farm on to Butchers Lane.

Then onto Back Lane untill reaching Woodside Farm on the right.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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