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Milk Maid's Cottage

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25 reviews
Back garden of Church Farm which can be used by guests. Snowy day in Kniveton
Double bedroom
Bathroom
Bathroom
Twin bedroom
Twin Bedroom
Miles of walks from the front door
Brook at back of garden offers shaded tranquility
Llama in field overlooking Carsington Water
Garden with bridge and swing seat
View across field to Church Farm in the background
Open fields with panaromic views of Kniveton,Ashbourne and Carsington Water
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Kniveton, Derbyshire, England
Milk Maid's Cottage is a lovely 2 bedroom former dairy adjacent to the owners' 18th Century farmhouse, with exposed stonework and lots of interesting nooks and features. Situated at the top of the attractive grey stone village of Kniveton, the cottage is fully equipped with everything the holidaymaker could want.

With a barbecue and outside seating area, the cottage has shared use of the owners' spacious gardens, which contain fruit trees and seating as well as a pretty stream with wooden bridge over.

The local pub The Red Lion is within walking distance and serves good, home-cooked food.

The charming little church is next door, famous for its tower and font, both dating back to the 13th Century.

Miles of public footpaths cross the rolling fields all around, and there are many walks starting from the front door.

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Listing #HL657481
About the Owner
Liam D
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
Interaction with guests
My home is on site so I am available for the whole of the stay. The cottage will be open when you arrive and I try to meet everyone on arrival day or the following morning to give a few tips on day trips and good pubs/restaurants.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Milk Maids Cottage, KNIVETON, Derbyshire was exactly as was described on the website. Spacious with every convenience. An excellent centre for visiting the local attractions. Car parking was very satisfactory.

Thank jimmy w
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Well situated for travelling, site seeing properties, countryside, personally went to Chatsworth Flower Show.

Thank Mrs Lynn P
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Milk Maid Cottage is an excellent place to stay. Lovely, comfortable cottage, with everything you could possibly need to enjoy your stay. The home made rock cakes on arrival were delicious . Ideal location for visiting other areas and excellent pub food at Red Lion...More

Thank DebbieButtigieg
Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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Rates

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 Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 588
£90
R 7 585
£430
14 Jul 2018 -
7 Sep 2018
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3 nights
R 1 588
£90
R 7 938
£450
8 Sep 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
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2 nights
R 1 588
£90
R 6 791
£385
22 Dec 2018 -
4 Jan 2019
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3 nights
R 1 588
£90
R 7 938
£450
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighbourhood
Kniveton is three miles from the charming market town of Ashbourne which has a wide range of independent shops and pubs; supermarkets, antique centres and a leisure centre.

Close to Dovedale with its famous stepping stones; local towns include Wirksworth, Matlock, Buxton and Bakewell which all offer great days out.

Carsington Water is less than two miles away for sailing, windsurfing and cycle hire. Go karting, Quad bikes, Para gliding, golf, pony trekking and climbing are all within easy reach .

Antique and vintage shops are very much part of the area and offer great value to the discerning shopper. Never pushy, the owners are knowledgable and offer excellent service .

Walking in unspoilt areas with stunning views is very much part of a Derbyshire holiday . Delicious food with a l...
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: East Midlands Airport: 50.0 km
Railway: Cromford: 12.0 km
From the South of England use M1 and come up to Derby and across to Ashbourne on A roads . Or use M40, M42 and A roads to Ashbourne..

From the North of England use the M6 and come across to Ashbourne from Stafford
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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