A former coach house with views over open countryside. Facilities include a private hot tub and shared use of a swimming pool and games room!
‘‘...imbued with noble history...set in a dramatic and varied landscape...’’
Take a beautiful Peak District National Park setting, just 3½ miles from Bakewell, add a historic hall (first recorded in the Domesday Book), and an ancient cluster of listed buildings converted to form superb holiday cottage accommodation....and the result is the captivating blend that is Harthill Hall. Nestling in 14 acres of grounds on an upland called Priest’s Hill with excellent walking available from the doorstep, the properties have the use of an extensive range of leisure facilities including an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, solarium and treatment rooms. Noble names have woven the threads of the hall’s long history including Henry de Ferrers, the Cokaynes and the Harthills. Henry VIII is also believed to have stayed at the hall.
It was here in 1259 that Sir Richard de Hartle was issued a Papal Bull by Pope Alexander II, allowing him to appoint his own chaplain. The chapel ceased its functions as a place of worship in 1546 and now takes the form of The Chapel and Hartle Cottage. The eight cottages are furnished with antiques and surround a medieval cobbled courtyard. They all retain a wealth of original features including thick stone walls, large oak beams, mullion windows and flagstone floors. Derbyshire’s bustling market towns, villages, hills, dales and rivers offer majestic scenery, and a rich variety of customs. Boasting a varied and beautiful landscape, they offer a blend of heritage, history and family attractions. The beautiful market town of Bakewell (3½ miles) is situated on the River Wye, crossed by a 13th-century five-arched bridge which has coffee shops and restaurants. Within easy reach are Matlock, Hall Leys Park, Chesterfield, Alfreton and Buxton. National Trust properties and gardens nearby include Riley Graves, Longshaw, Mam Tor, South Peak, Dovedale, Hardwick Hall and Kedleston Hall. Close by are both Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. Games room with free wireless internet connection (1gb per day per device). Golf and horse riding are available within 5 miles. Shop 3½ miles, pub 1 mile.
A former coach house with large glazed views over open countryside. Large living/dining room with sofa bed (for +2) and views of countryside. Step down to farmhouse-style kitchen, flagstone floor and glazed door to outside seating area, hot tub and enclosed garden. Double bedroom with antique oak four-poster bed. Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with 5ft French bed. Two twin bedrooms, one can be super kingsize on request. Shower room with toilet. Beamed throughout.
- Full electric central heating included
- Cot and high chair on request
- Large lawned garden with private hot tub and furniture
- Electricity, bed linen and towels, pool towels and bathrobes included
- 24-hour laundry service available at cost
- 14 acres of grounds with furniture
- Children’s play area
- Shared indoor heated swimming pool with shower and changing facilities (23ft 6in x 11ft 6in, depth 4ft 6in) open 7.30am-8.30pm, 1 hour private use per day available via booking system
- Shared pool table, table tennis, table football and Wi-Fi
- Ample parking
- No smoking
- NB: Small pond in grounds
SUPERB ADDITIONAL FACILITIES
Each property at Harthill Hall has one hour of private use of the facilities per day booked on site
- Indoor heated swimming pool with showers and changing facilities
- Sauna (adults only) and solarium (coin-op, adults only)
- Treatment rooms
- 14 acres of landscaped grounds with children’s play area
- Key collection 4pm
- Shared games room with pool table, table tennis, table football and Wi-Fi
For all Properties at Harthill Hall: There is private use of indoor heated swimming pool with shower and changing facilities, each booking is entitled to 1 hour a day private use (there is a booking form for you to book this hour at the pool entrance, however if at any other point during the day there is nobody booked to use the pool you may use it without booking (possibly shared)) the pool is open 7:30am to 8:30pm.
There is a shared games room with small snooker table, billiards and wifi (limited to 1gb per device per day). There is limited wifi signal at this property. Each property at Harthill Hall has 1 hour of private use of the facilities per day booked on site.
Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times, apart from in designated dog walking areas and must not be left unattended in the property at any time. There is a pond in the garden/grounds care may be required if there are small children in your party.
Please note these properties are not suitable for Stag, Hen or group parties, excessive noise levels will not be accepted.Get the full listing »