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The Old Wine Cellar, Oakerthorpe Holiday Village

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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
10 guests
2 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
The Old Wine Cellar is part of the main Farmhouse known as Amber Mill Farm and one of seven properties within Oakerthorpe Holiday Village. The Old Wine Cellar was originally used as a wine cellar and meat storage as the temperature without heating stays at a constant +1 ˚c - + 2˚c. The interior boasts of all original stone work features which are truly amazing. All rooms are below ground level and all have outside windows apart from one. The property was built circa 1790 and is grade 2 listed with mandatory single glazing however the Basement is still very warm and cosy. The Cellar consists of a bespoke kitchen with tiled granite worktops and includes 2 fridges, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine with a living /dining room, 2 double bedrooms one with en-suite, twin room, single bedr...The Old Wine Cellar is part of the main Farmhouse known as Amber Mill Farm and one of seven properties within Oakerthorpe Holiday Village. The Old Wine Cellar was originally used as a wine cellar and meat storage as the temperature without heating stays at a constant +1 ˚c - + 2˚c. The interior boasts of all original stone work features which are truly amazing. All rooms are below ground level and all have outside windows apart from one. The property was built circa 1790 and is grade 2 listed with mandatory single glazing however the Basement is still very warm and cosy. The Cellar consists of a bespoke kitchen with tiled granite worktops and includes 2 fridges, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine with a living /dining room, 2 double bedrooms one with en-suite, twin room, single bedroom and a family bathroom and has the benefit of Freeview TV and Wi-fi. The Old Wine Cellar has a standard occupancy of 7 however we are able to sleep 10 by adding additional put up beds in the largest bedrooms. The price is £20 per bed/per night. The dining table has seating for 8 with space for 2 extra folding chairs if needed. It boasts of underfloor heating keeping room temperature at a constant level seemingly setting it apart from the outside world in its own perfect bubble, to be noted that the ceiling height varies throughout the property and in some parts the doors are below standard height. The property has parking directly outside and is accessed via an external stone staircase. Grounds include a large playpark with playhouse, designated BBQ area, a floodlit sports area and a bespoke enclosed dog walking area along the banks of the River Amber, where the adjacent sluice gates and weir will be seen that served to provide water power to the neighbouring Cotton Mill circa 1790. Adjacent the property is a walled Orchard which has chickens, geese, ducks, bantams, quails, peacocks, sheep, pigs and meerkats is where Farmer Vic invites guests to help at feeding time and collect eggs from the chickens throughout the year except during the Christmas period. Oakerthorpe Holiday Village aims to provide a truly memorable stay for all its guests with top class accommodation, striving at all times to deliver the very best along with giving a unique and memorable experience however we would like to make you aware that approximately 150 metres from the property is a main railway line which for many, especially our younger visitors, enriches the village experience from which it must be said there is minimal sound pollution. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Vic / Rachel G
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
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Reviewed 12 February 2020

This was our second time staying at Oakerthorpe. We are a big group of 30 adults, 11 children and 2 dogs. We stayed across three of the cottages. It really does cater for us all. The hot-tubs at the Milking Parlours were ready and hot...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank claireferraro
Reviewed 1 April 2019 via mobile

I would highly recommend the basement apartment. I have just returned from a lovely weekend with my family here. The location is ideal being close to lots of lovey towns - we visited Matlock and bakewell. The apartment itself is well-equipped, perfectly clean and has...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank penny-liverpool
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

We booked the south wing and basement for our large group of adults and children. We had a wonderful stay the accommodation is beautiful and the surroundings brilliant for the children with the animals and playground. Would definitely recommend to others.

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Jodie S
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Perfect place! We all had a great stay with the well equipped kitchen and spacious bedrooms in the south wing, and the stone arches in the basement are beautiful, we will definitely be booking again, Thank you all

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank ecooke7
Reviewed 28 September 2018

The Basement has a lovely charm and cosy feel. The kids loved the playpark which is opposite and the animals were a great hit! Thank you for a great stay!

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank rebeccaG9551MK
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

clean cosy and welcoming place to stay with everything you need , in a lovely part of derbyshire with so much to do and see around you . the staff couldn't do enough to help and the children loved the farm animals, park and joining...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Meander81445
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Gorgeous interior,very cosy. Real stone walls, under floor heating and amazing rooms and bath. Very friendly owner and a great location. We stayed for a New Years eve reunion and had a great time. Fridge was a little small for all our food but it...More

Date of stay: January 2016
Thank 450kevc
Reviewed 21 July 2015

This accommodation was excellent. It had all the facilities provided. Rooms were spacious clean and airy. Would recommend this place for family as kids had a great time in the play area.

Date of stay: July 2015
1  Thank Bhavini P
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Playground
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Garden
Cooker
Swingset
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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