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Townend Holiday Cottage, Sheldon

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
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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
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
We welcome two well behaved dogs at Townend Holiday Cottage, free of charge and are sure that they will enjoy the fabulous walks in Sheldon and the surrounding countryside. We do ask that they are kept downstairs and off the furniture. Please note that the patio and parking areas are not fully enclosed. There is a gate at the end of the driveway but this is often kept open. If this is an issue, please get in touch with me prior to your stay to discuss. Thank you.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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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
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Reviewed 7 November 2020

Townend Cottage is an ideal holiday home for two. It is small but cosy and has everything you could need for a break. The old building has been beautifully and thoughtfully refurbished. The small quiet village of Sheldon is surrounded by some lovely walking countryside....More

Date of stay: November 2020
Thank Yorks-Rick-and-Sue
Reviewed 27 October 2020

We really enjoyed our stay the welcome pack was much appreciated. The cottage was ideal for a couple. In an great location to explore the Peak District. We would have no reservations in recommending the cottage to friends and family.

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank Terryw1960
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 22 September 2020 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2020
Reviewed 18 September 2020

A very good area as it is near Chatsworth House and Bakewell, lovely clean cottage , bed is amazing and loved the special touches in the bathroom, supplied hair conditioner,shampoo and shower gel. all spotless. A nice garden to sit out in front of cottage...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Navigator724862
Reviewed 8 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
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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
Reviewed 6 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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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 9 October 2018

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Date of stay: October 2018
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Books
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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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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Frequently Asked Questions about Townend Holiday Cottage, Sheldon

Townend Holiday Cottage, Sheldon is able to accommodate up to 2 guests. See all property details.

Townend Holiday Cottage, Sheldon has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Townend Holiday Cottage, Sheldon has one bedroom available. See all property details.

Stays at Townend Holiday Cottage, Sheldon must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.