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Townend Holiday Cottage, Sheldon

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
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Townend Holiday Cottage is a beautifully renovated former hay barn, situated within the peaceful village of Sheldon, near Bakewell. Located in the heart of the White Peak, this dog friendly rural retreat provides a comfortable base, whether you’re looking to enjoy some fresh air and long country walks, conquer the highest peaks or simply to relax and unwind in a friendly village pub. The cottage is ideally positioned for exploring the unrivalled scenery of the Peak District National Park. ...Townend Holiday Cottage is a beautifully renovated former hay barn, situated within the peaceful village of Sheldon, near Bakewell. Located in the heart of the White Peak, this dog friendly rural retreat provides a comfortable base, whether you’re looking to enjoy some fresh air and long country walks, conquer the highest peaks or simply to relax and unwind in a friendly village pub. The cottage is ideally positioned for exploring the unrivalled scenery of the Peak District National Park. More
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About the Owner
Lindsey C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2010
Interaction with guests
The owner of the property (Lindsey) lives next door and the property manager (Jenna) lives 5 minutes away and is contactable via email or phone, seven days a week. Please feel free to knock on the door or phone/text if you have any queries or problems. For more information about Townend Holiday Cottage, please search for Sheldon Holiday Cottages online.
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Reviewed 7 October 2019 via mobile

It a great place to stay plus it’s central to everything, great place to stay for the peaks, lovely village and great cottage a must !

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank L758OIneilm
Reviewed 23 September 2019

Lovely cottage in a lovely village setting the cottage is what you expect clean tidy and on arrival bottle of milk plus a lovely lemmon drizzle cake awaiting us the bed is comfortable and great night sleep a traditional country pub about eight hundred yards...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank paddy o
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Reviewed 5 July 2019

This is our second stay at the lovely cosy Townend Cottage together with our dogs, and needless to say lots of lovely long walks for them and us. Together with stunning views and very pet friendly people and a true old fashioned village pub who...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 5 March 2019 via mobile

This charming cottage was perfect for a cosy stay in the peaks. It had everything we needed, it was warm and full of character. We arrived to a home baked cake which was delicious and a great addition! Would love to stay again

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank EstherEarnshaw
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

This was our third stay in this beautiful little cottage which speaks for itself - and we plan to return often to what is our 'happy place'. Lyndsey puts real care into making it a home from home - how many rentals would be beautifully...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Cooker
DVD Player
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Washer
Highchair
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Patio
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The property embraces open plan living on the ground floor. The living area contains a comfortable sofa, armchair and FreeView TV. With a coal effect electric fire and oak beams providing a cosy cottage feel, it is a relaxing space to retreat to, after a day out exploring the nearby walking and cycling trails. The country style kitchen includes everything you need for your stay, with a cooker/hob, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher and good quality cutlery and kitchenware, as well as a variety of extras such as tea, coffee etc. The bedroom has a large king size bed, adorned with soft cosy duvet and white, quality, cotton bedlinen. White fluffy towels and two white towelling bathrobes are provided for use during your stay. The bedroom also enjoys plenty of storage space, a FreeView TV and additional extras, such as hair straighteners and a hairdryer. The bathroom is fully tiled and contains a good quality, white bathroom suite with heated towel rail and an electric shower over the bath. Complimentary toiletries are provided for use during your stay. The seating area outside Townend Holiday Cottage, overlooks the peaceful, unspoilt Peak District village of Sheldon and is the ideal spot, to take time out and truly experience village life. Or take a stroll down to the local village pub and enjoy a selection of real ales and a game of pool. With off-road parking and only a short drive away from the bustling market town of Bakewell and regal spa town of Buxton, Townend Holiday Cottage is an ideal location for discovering the delights of the Peak District. A homemade cake, 6 free range eggs and a pint of milk await your arrival and we look forward to welcoming you soon! For more information about Townend Holiday Cottage, please search for Sheldon Holiday Cottages online.
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About the neighbourhood
The local towns of Bakewell, Buxton and Matlock Bath, each famous in its own right, offer culture, shopping, restaurants and traditional markets and if you still have energy, there is always the famous theme park of Alton Towers. The beautiful village of Sheldon lies near the heart of the Peak District,three miles from the bustling market town of Bakewell, five miles from Buxton, famous for its spa and waters,and less than 15 miles from Sheffield. Ashford in the Water village shops provide essential provisions. There are excellent walks from the door, especially down Deep Dale to reach the River Wye or down Lathkill Dale and Cressbrook Dales down to Monsal Dale and Monsal Head. Cressbrook Dale and Tansley Dale are famous for their wild flowers, as are several other local dales. In the...
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A car is recommended due to the rural location of the property.
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