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The Barn House at Gib Torr Farm

Certificate of Excellence
Very good
45 reviews
Twin/Double bedroom
Single bedroom
Mezzanine/attic bedroom
Upstairs bathroom
Outdoor seating/bbq area
Main driveway
The view from the barn across the Moorlands.
Beautiful views from Gib Torr farm.
Beautiful Three Shires Heads - just one of the breathtaking walks on offer nearby
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5 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Buxton, Derbyshire, England
This historic stone roofed barn has been lovingly converted into a holiday cottage with many quirky features. Set in 14 acres of grazing moorland sheltered by surrounding forest, the building is set around a cobbled and grass courtyard. The Barnhouse, constructed in 1841, still retains many historic features including exposed roof beams, stone floors and dressed stone work. The Barn House is heated by a newly installed central heating system. There are also two wood burning stoves for when its extra chilly outside.

The barn has 1 master kingsize bedroom, 1 double room, 1 single room, 1 twin room, and a mezzanine bunk room (sleeping 2 in an open plan setting) as well as 2 double and 1 single sofa beds in the living and games rooms.
Please note that the mezzanine bedroom is accessed by a narrow ladder making it unsuitable for use by youn...
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Listing #HL1296875
About the Owner
Lynsey D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We live in the farmhouse adjacent to the Barnhouse and will usually be around to greet you when you arrive. We generally leave our guests to enjoy their holiday however can be on hand to assist with any queries you may have during your stay.
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

A group of eleven of us stayed here to celebrate three big birthdays and Gib Torr was absolutely perfect. The social space was huge with a giant living room and kitchen as well as a very well equipped games room. The owner, Lyndsey, couldn’t have...More

Thank lianne b
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Stayed last weekend for daughter's hen party. Living areas were spacious and clean and soon got warm, especially once the wood burning stoves were in action! Bedrooms a bit small but we managed and it didn't spoil our weekend away. Enjoyed not having mobile phone...More

Thank Mary G
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Stayed for a weekend with 3 families and dogs, lovely surroundings and location, good big kitchen and table we could all sit around (13 of us), kids loved the games room, the beds were comfy, and the master bedroom was gorgeous. Lynsey was really helpful,...More

Thank debragarnett
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
The upstairs mezzanine sleeping platform is unsuitable for the elderly or very young due to the ladder up to the beds. Unsuitable for wheelchairs due to split levels and narrow...
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    1 King
    6 Twins
    2 Sofas
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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
Default 2 nights
R 5 565
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4 Jun 2018 -
23 Jul 2018
Early summer 2018
2 nights
R 5 834
R 31 416
£1 750
24 Jul 2018 -
7 Sep 2018
High summer 2018
2 nights
R 5 655
R 6 104
R 32 044
£1 785
19 Oct 2018 -
28 Oct 2018
Autumn peak
3 nights
R 6 283
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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.
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 795 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Located where the three shires meet - Derbyshire, Staffordshire and Cheshire - the barn is well located for the abundance of activities the beautiful Peak District has to offer.

Stunning walks can be found on the doorstep and numerous cosy pubs within a 10 minute drive.

The thriving market towns of Buxton and Leek are 5 miles away and are well placed for shopping and a wander round or a night out.
Getting around
A car is necessary if you want to get out and enjoy the local area.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Manchester : 37.0 km
Railway: Macclesfield : 17.0 km
FROM BUXTON Take the A53 out of Buxton and after a couple of miles you will pass Flash Bar Stores and The Knights' Table pub on your left. Continue towards Leek until you come to a farm that straddles the road. Just immediately before this farm (known as The Royal Cottage) there is a crossroads. Turn right into Gib Torr Lane. Gib Torr Farm is approximately one mile down the lane on the right hand side after the forest.

FROM LEEK Take the A53 out of Leek heading towards Buxton. After approximately 5 miles you will see The Winking Man pub on your right. Take the first turning on the left after The Winking Man. Gib Torr Farm is approximately one mile down the lane on the right hand side after the forest.
Postcode for sat nav is SK17 0TA.
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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