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    The Carriage House

    The Carriage House is a beautifully restored building of its namesake, nestled right in the heart of the enchanting Ashford Hall Estate. This luxury ‘bolt-hole’ which has been furnished to an immaculate standard


    The Carriage House with its country chic interiors, boasts a generous sized space that parcels both modern luxury and traditional quality. Enjoy cooking and socialising in the bespoke dining kitchen, with its unique butcher’s block island and branded appliances. Incredibly well equipped with an abundance of cookware, crockery, and glassware, it is set for any occasion. There is an oak dining table in the kitchen that amply seats 6 guests. The living room warmly greets you with the crackle and glow from a log-burning stove, set within a traditional stone fireplace and surrounded by soft and sumptuous sofa seating. There is also a downstairs shower room, washer, and dryer.

    Sleeping up to 6 guests in three generous sized double ensuite bedrooms, you will enjoy the best of a night’s sleep on V Spring mattresses and under the finest of linens. With luxurious fabrics and a palette of lavender minks and muted neutrals they bring peace and calm after a day of discovery.

    The first-floor layout is as follows: Bedroom 1 – Super king size double, with ensuite bathroom featuring a bath. Bedroom 2 – King size double, with ensuite shower room Bedroom 3 - King size double, with ensuite shower room.

    The Carriage House garden offers a private patio area with a comfortable Teak table and chairs, and a view of the field beyond. There is ample off-road parking for 4 cars in its own stone courtyard, and there is also a small lockable shed which has space for bike storage.

    The pretty village of Ashford-in-the-Water is only a two-minute walk from the house, with its traditional and popular local pub, highly rated Rafters restaurant, and several charming tearooms. There is also a well-equipped village shop. Ideally located within a two-mile drive or a short walk along the River Wye, is the popular market town of Bakewell, famous for its Ye Olde Original Bakewell Puddings and boasting a collection of small independent shops, tea rooms, pubs, and restaurants. You are only five miles from Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall and the historic spa town of Buxton is just a twelve-minute drive. Straight from the doorstep there is an abundant network of scenic walks and cycle routes, so bring your bike or walking boots for great access to the countryside and the dramatic landscapes beyond. Only a five-minute stroll away is the Monsal Trail, which will take you in either direction to Bakewell or Buxton through the famous tunnels and to the Monsal Head Viaduct and past inviting cafes on the way.

    The property address is Ashford Hall, Baslow Road, Bakewell, DE45 1QA.
    Google maps brings up the property opposite Ashford Hall on new road. The Carriage House is not accessed via new road but by the A6020 directly. The driveway to The Carriage House has two stone pillars either side and a cattle grid in-between. There is also a large green sign saying "The Carriage House" on the wall next to the left-hand pillar.

    If you have the app "what3words" the property location is: walls.shapes.branch

    The Carriage House is the first property on the right-hand side down the long driveway. Sometimes there are sheep in the field so please drive carefully.

    There is a gravel courtyard for parking in front of the door to The Carriage House. This courtyard is reserved just for your own use.

    £250-350 per night

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