A spacious and stylish converted barn
Hidden down a quiet country road
Converted barn ajoining owners property
Explore the rolling hills of the Peak district
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Hawksmoor Barn

Pilsbury, Peak District
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
5
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Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / wood burner
Internet access
Luxury
Family friendly
Parking on site / nearby
Towels included
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At a glance

  • A spacious and stylish converted barn enjoying stunning views out to the surrounding countryside and hills
  • Located in the heart of the Peak District, the perfect base for walking and cycling holidays
  • Close to several local attractions including the Chatsworth Estate
Property code: SKN28

Hidden away down a quiet country road, this spacious luxury property enjoys wonderful views out to endless rolling hills, and is set in a great location within the beautiful Peak District National Park. Photographers will love the endless valley vistas waiting to be captured, while there are also plenty of great walks and cycle rides to be had in the area; head to nearby Tissington to take on the 13-mile Tissington Trail. Some of the area’s best-known attractions can also be easily reached, which include the Chatsworth Estate, as well as some lovely towns and villages such as Bakewell and Buxton where you can pick up some delicious local produce and souvenirs to take home.

Upon entering the property, you will be greeted by the lounge, a great space to unwind and enjoy the far-reaching views out over the garden and the surrounding countryside. Sink into the sofa next to the feature fireplace with wood burner and catch up on your favourite shows with the Smart TV. Through the lounge you can reach the open-plan kitchen/diner, where there is dining table perfect for all occasions. The well-stocked kitchen features everything you need to feel at home, including a gas hob, double electric oven, microwave, Nespresso coffee machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and Bluetooth radio. There is also a convenient downstairs WC.

This property boasts two comfortable bedrooms: a super king-size and a king-size zip-and-link which can be presented as twin beds on request. Both spacious bedrooms have the added features of substantial wooden beams to the vaulted ceiling, seating area and beautifully fitted en-suites. Outside there is a large lawned area and terrace with teak furniture where you can really make the most of the property’s beautiful surroundings and far reaching views.

Should you wish to dine al fresco, there is also a BBQ to use during the summer months as well as a dining table and chairs. To the rear of the property, there is an outdoor boot store perfect for wet and muddy shoes, found just before the entrance.

  • 2 bedrooms: 1 super king-size and 1 king-size zip-and-link that can be presented as twin beds on request
  • 2 en-suites one with bath shower & WC the other shower & WC, plus a downstairs WC
  • Gas hob, double electric oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer
  • Nespresso coffee machine
  • Wood burner (Initial supply of logs provided)
  • Off-road parking for 3-5 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Pub 1.5 miles, shop 4 miles
  • Smart TV, DVD and Bluetooth radio
  • Cot and booster seat available on request
  • Outdoor CCTV in operation
  • Arrival: 15:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 1 dog allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £200 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £25. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Kate Gray

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Kate.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 45 guest ratings

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Reviewed by T, 5th July 2024

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Lovely barn conversation looking out on to pasture, very comfortable and beautifully decorated. The kitchen is well stocked, and the living room very cosy. Great location with very easy access to Bakewell, Buxton as well as the higher peaks. Bike hire at Parsley Hay was very straightforward and many trails to choose from (remember to bring proof ofRead more address as well as ID). Hide

Reviewed by Andreas, 14th June 2024

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We loved this big sized and cozy apartment, which offers enough space for 2 couples. We particularly liked the quiet location in the middle of the beautiful landscape, where you don't hear anything except the birds and the rustling of the trees. Fantastic. Nevertheless, the house is centrally located and you can reach the most important sights of tRead morehe beautiful national park in a short time. We regret, that we rented the barn only for a week. Hide

Reviewed by Elise, 7th June 2024

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Beautiful property, our third stay here and just as lovely as when we first stayed.

Reviewed by SHEILA, 3rd May 2024

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Quiet location but within easy reach of trails. Garden is enclosed so ideal for the dog. Well equipped kitchen. Beds are comfortable. Our third visit to this property as it suits all of our needs. A number of National Trust/Historic houses in the region.

Reviewed by Michael, 19th April 2024

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The location is magnificent with surroundings of rolling hills and farm fields. Not a sound. The cottage is ideal for two couples with very comfortable large ensuite bedrooms. well positioned for Bakewell and Buxton and close to some amazing peak walks. Felt at home as soon as we arrived.

Reviewed by Graeme, 12th April 2024

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Lovely cottage in a quiet location. Very generously sized rooms, especially the main bedroom which was quite grand. Handily located for visiting Buxton and Bakewell. The local pub, "The Royal Oak" was excellent and easily walkable. We had a great time.

Reviewed by Benn, 15th March 2024

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Wonderful place to stay - we couldnt fault the comfy beds, lovely decor, warm showers and warmer house, standard of clean and location. An absolute joy

Reviewed by Donna, 1st December 2023

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A really gorgeous barn that was well furnished and in a super spot. We would certainly recommend it.

Reviewed by Teresa, 10th November 2023

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Once again, a great stay at the Barn.

Reviewed by Andrew, 6th October 2023

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Perfect location and superb gardens if you have a dog or kids

Reviewed by Marvis, 22nd September 2023

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Fabulous holiday, thoroughly enjoyed xx

Reviewed by Janet, 15th September 2023

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A lovely cottage in a peaceful location. The eggs milk butter and wine a nice thoughtful gesture.

Reviewed by Fiona, 28th July 2023

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Excellent property and garden in good location. Very comfortable stay.

Reviewed by SHEILA, 14th July 2023

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Our second visit within the last year. Cottage, enclosed garden and quiet location are ideal . Within easy reach of trails make it perfect for walking, cycling and dog friendly. The garden was perfect for our dog. There are lots of National Trust properties within easy reach. We shall return.

Reviewed by Teresa, 30th June 2023

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We enjoyed our stay. Its our second stay at Hawksmoor Barn. We very much enjoy the space and peaceful location.

Reviewed by Maurice, 23rd June 2023

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Lovely peaceful location.Great views. Super barn throughout.

Reviewed by Andrew, 16th June 2023

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A very comfortable, spacious barn, very well appointed. The stairs are quite difficult as so deep , with the rail partly on one side.

Reviewed by Jane, 10th June 2023

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Hawksmoor Barn is in an idyllic situation. It offers total peace but is convenient for visiting all local centres and amenities. It is well equipped and comfortable. We were two couples staying and the bedroom/ bathroom arrangement offered complete privacy for both.

Reviewed by Sandra, 2nd June 2023

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What a comfortable, spacious accommodation. Everything we needed was catered for. So peacefully set in beautiful countryside and yet in easy reach of Bakewell. Buxton and other lovely villages. Highly recommend Hawksmoor Barn.

Reviewed by Nigel, 19th May 2023

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Location and views spectacular, phone signal not good. Good size rooms and comfortable beds, Some things where looking tired and need updating.

Reviewed by Steven, 5th May 2023

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A well appointed, warm and spacious house in an idyllic part of the Peak District. Lots of walks nearby (close to Tissington Trail) and well served by a good selection of local pubs. Easy access to Buxton and Bakewell and not far from Chatsworth, Haddon Hall and Tissington Hall.

Reviewed by Elise, 28th April 2023

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Reviewed by Simon, 21st April 2023

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The cottage was fabulous and we had an amazing time. The bedrooms and bathroom were spacious & luxurious. The downstairs space was very homely and relaxing after a days hiking. The garden was a wonderful safe haven for our dog and she loved playing there. The surrounding countryside was so beautiful and peaceful given the nearest property was over Read morehalf a mile away. The main towns & hikes were only 15-30mins away and we enjoyed a beautiful circular walk to Hartington directly from the house. Hide

Reviewed by Terry, 14th April 2023

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This was a clean well equipped cottage. Very comfortable spacious and welcoming. Very well situated for visiting the beautiful Peak District. The welcome basket was lovely and very much appreciated. Would highly recommend.

Reviewed by Simon, 31st March 2023

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Reviewed by Allie, 20th March 2023

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This property has been one of the best we have stayed at in the UK - and weve stayed in quite a few! The location is just stunning. You are surrounded by the most gorgeous countryside which really makes you feel properly in the Peak District. The house has everything you need, from plenty of crockery to very comfortable beds. The garden is enclosedRead more & our dog loved it. The house was so warm and inviting & so many walks on the doorstep. We recommend the Packhorse pub for a delicious meal! Hide

Reviewed by Mary, 16th March 2023

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Beautiful location, and such a cosy house. Would come again.

Reviewed by Helen, 3rd March 2023

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Pros - Very spacious property, which was warm and comfortable. Towels and linen were good of good quality and kitchen was adequately equipped. The cottage, although remote, is in a good location with a welcoming pub within a 40 minute walk. Cons - Some more attention to detail is required. ie Tin opener and Tv remotes didnt work! Toaster and hob weRead morere quite grubby. We got snowed in and no help was available to help us clear the very long driveway, so we could not get our car out! Hide

Reviewed by Neil, 24th February 2023

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Great place to stay. Outside area a doggys heaven!

Reviewed by Andy, 19th January 2023

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Amazing location, peaceful and quiet yet within east driving distance to Bakewell and Ashbourne. The property was beautifully appointed and very warm, just what we needed in the snow! High quality towels and bedding added to the experience. Well certainly be booking again for a break next year.

Reviewed by Matthew, 7th January 2023

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My wife and I had an absolutely fantastic week away at the barn. The woods at the back were perfect with a dog on the days where the weather kept us mostly inside. Particular recommendations are the Royal Oak pub nearby, excellent food and very friendly staff, and walking in the next valley over near Pilsbury. Will definitely be returning.

Reviewed by Amanda, 30th December 2022

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Reviewed by Jacqui, 22nd December 2022

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Beautifully appointed Barn conversion. High end finish with a lovely home from home feel. So cosy for our Christmas break. With the addition of Christmas decorations. Thank you! Well equipped kitchen , lovely sitting room with extensive range of board games, books and local info. The beds and linen are very comfortable , fluffy towels and luxury enRead more-suites. This house really is one to recommend. The local pub is easy half an hour walk. Great hospitality and home cooked food at its best. Hide

Reviewed by Teresa, 25th November 2022

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A great welcome package on arrival, thank you. Fantastic cottage ideally situated. So wonderful that we've re-booked for next year.

Reviewed by Suzanne, 4th November 2022

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Amazing stay at the wonderful Hawksmoor Cottage. Had everything we needed, very comfortable, very warm and totally out in the sticks - just as we like it! Lovely furnishings and dcor with a nice welcome food pack. Will be coming back next year hopefully! A truly lovely find!.

Reviewed by Sarah, 28th October 2022

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We were delighted with the comfort of this property. It was furnished and equipped to a very high standard. It was a real luxurious home from home experience. Very warm and well heated for such a large property, anyone going this winter will be nice and cosy!

Reviewed by Janet, 2nd October 2022

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We had a good week, the cottage was comfortable and nicely warm, instant lovely hot water. Walking to the pub wasnt easy as there was no footpath, but only 5 minutes to drive. We really enjoyed eating in so cant comment on restaurants nearby. As it looks, it is in the middle of no where but we were quite happy with that, easy drive to good walks. WRead moreould be lovely on a warm evening to drink/eat outside. Very creaky floor in second bedroom, not easy to be quiet getting up in the night! Hide

Reviewed by SHEILA, 23rd September 2022

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Ideal location for exploring the area. Very well appointed and spacious. Kitchen/diner particularly nice with great views of open countryside Fully enclosed large garden mostly laid to lawn ideal for our lively springer spaniel. Good access to railway trails which were ideal for walking or cycling. Chatsworth Farm Shop well worth a visit would use Read moreagain if in the area Hide

Reviewed by Andrew, 9th September 2022

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Been here on x3 occasions now location is perfect for seeing all parts of the peaks. Its hands down one of the most perfect cottages for us and our dog Ed he loves the wood at the back and spent hours in there mooching. Interior very comfortable and warm, good WI-FI. One of our visits was to stop with friends who we recommended the place too and thRead moreey felt the same. Hide

Reviewed by Debbie, 26th August 2022

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I have stayed at many of your properties and some are better than others, but this one did not make us feel welcome. Wed had a long drive up to get there and just to be able to make a cup of tea would have been nice. There was no dog bowl for our dog and I think thats bad considering we have to pay extra for her. In the photos of this property therRead moree are pictures of boiled eggs and it all looks very cosy. Sadly not. I feel short changed and would like some sort of recompense. Disappointing. Hide

Reviewed by Helen, 19th August 2022

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Amazing location, you are essentially in the middle of nowhere but also centrally located for key places to go and things to do in the Peak District which is a win/win! Dog friendly, comfortable accommodation with all you could need provided. Charlie was also super helpful if we needed anything.

Reviewed by Terase, 12th August 2022

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Just returned from a week at Hawksmoor Barn. Set in a stunning part of the Peak District it was beautiful and tranquil. The barn it self is beautifully dressed and really comfortable and very clean.

Reviewed by Helen, 5th August 2022

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We had a very relaxing week at Hawksmoor Barn. For a family of 4 plus one dog, this is a lovely property. Spacious and homely inside with a large garden area. The location is beautiful - surrounded by the stunning scenery of the Peak District whilst being close enough to an array of local pubs for eating out. Enough to do in the area for the kids fRead moreor a week with lots of walking for the dog. We enjoyed visiting Chatsworth, Tissington, Bakewell & the local ice cream dairy! Hide

Reviewed by John, 15th July 2022

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Hawksmoor Barn is in an idyllic situation. The house is beautiful with every facility. We enjoyed very hot weather and the thick walls provided us with a cool sanctuary. It is in an excellent spot for walks and visiting places of interest. We enjoyed a wonderful week there.

Reviewed by Julie, 8th July 2022

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The barn is an amazing and quality place to stay. It is a perfect location to get away from everything and yet close to some wonderful places to visit and explore. It is well equipped and allows you to experience home from home in the middle of of the countryside. Would recommend this accommodation and would not hesitate to return in the future.

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