Beautiful rural barn
Animal lovers are very welcome here
Lovely spacious relaxing room
Luxurious lounge with cosy wood burner
Snuggle down with a good book or watch your favourite movie
Relax in front of the cosy wood-burner
Enjoy some rainy day board games
Spacious kitchen area
Take in the incredible views
Bright and airy bedroom
Spacious wet-room
Enjoy a good night's sleep in the single bedroom
Contemporary bathroom
Plenty of space to sit and relax
Jaw dropping views
Can you spot the farm?
Plenty of footpaths from the doorstep
Stay in Flash, the highest village in England
Stunning secluded location
1 / 19  Beautiful rural barn
2 / 19  Animal lovers are very welcome here
3 / 19  Lovely spacious relaxing room
4 / 19  Luxurious lounge with cosy wood burner
5 / 19  Snuggle down with a good book or watch your favourite movie
6 / 19  Relax in front of the cosy wood-burner
7 / 19  Enjoy some rainy day board games
8 / 19  Spacious kitchen area
9 / 19  Take in the incredible views
10 / 19  Bright and airy bedroom
11 / 19  Spacious wet-room
12 / 19  Enjoy a good night's sleep in the single bedroom
13 / 19  Contemporary bathroom
14 / 19  Plenty of space to sit and relax
15 / 19  Jaw dropping views
16 / 19  Can you spot the farm?
17 / 19  Plenty of footpaths from the doorstep
18 / 19  Stay in Flash, the highest village in England
19 / 19  Stunning secluded location

The Lookout - Buxton

Flash, Peak District
Sleeps 3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 4
4
star
Complex of properties
Open fire / wood burner
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Working farm
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Parking on site / nearby
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Wonderful location tucked away deep in the valley
  • Enjoy the far-reaching, countryside views from all angles of the property
  • Situated on the owners' smallholding with sheep, pigs, goats, Shetland ponies, emus, ducks, geese, chickens and the owners' own friendly dogs
Property code: 58957

Perfectly located for those who love nature and want to explore the surrounding countryside on foot, or on two wheels, leave your car at the cottage and enjoy the amazing walks from the doorstep. Nearby, Tittesworth Reservoir is situated in superb scenery, has a wonderful children's playground and visitors centre, and is a delight for walkers, cyclists and bird watchers. Also within easy reach are Matlock Bath and Carsington Water, while slightly further afield is the market town of Ashbourne. Also, nearby, the Manifold Trail, while golf, horse riding, cycling and sailing are all available within a short drive. Enjoy a day out at Alton Towers or visit the impressive Chatsworth House and the historic town of Buxton. There are an array of country pubs to try within a short drive to save cooking after a long day hiking the hills.

Despite the property being a former hay loft and located up a flight of stairs, there is a handy wheelchair lift giving access to the first floor which is great for heavy luggage too. Located at the end of the loft is a spacious open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner boasting floor to ceiling windows for you to enjoy those views. The well-equipped kitchen is a great space to prepare a meal with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer and microwave. The dining table is placed next to the window, so you can not only enjoy your family meal, but you can enjoy the views as well. Heading to the lounge area you will find comfy seating and TV, the perfect place to relax and watch your favourite movie whilst keeping warm in front on the wood burner on those cooler evenings. When you are ready for bed, head to the double bedroom with en-suite wet room or the stylish single bedroom. Completing the accommodation is the contemporary bathroom with shower over bath and WC.

Heading outside  there are an array of seating areas in different spots, so choose your place and take in the far-reaching views, there is even a charcoal BBQ if you fancy dining alfresco.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 double and 1 single
  • 1 bathroom and 1 en-suite wet room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer and microwave
  • Shared utility room with washing machine
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs provided)
  • Off-road parking for one car
  • Pub and shop within 1 mile
  • Complex of properties
  • Storage for bicycles
  • Increased accessibility – please ensure you refer to our FAQ’s
  • TV/DVD in lounge
  • Secure dog walking field
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 15:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 4 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Matt Wojda

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Matt.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 10 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Hannu, 19th March 2024

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Me and my mom had an absolutely magical, dreamy time staying here!

Reviewed by Val, 20th October 2023

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Reviewed by Jayne, 29th September 2023

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Lovely cottage with lift access to allow less abled to enjoy full access to living area.

Reviewed by Sue, 18th August 2023

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Reviewed by Claire, 12th May 2023

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A truly beautiful place and yes its TOTALLY dog friendly and secure. Our 4 dogs were in heaven with the space to run around and explore. The Lookout is very well equipped and the views are just outstanding. The owners are so friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. We got to meet the baby emus, baby goats, and all the other animals but bRead morey far my biggest highlight was sitting in the sunshine cuddling the three adorable baby goslings life just couldnt have got any better! Hide

Reviewed by Ruth, 18th March 2023

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A beautiful idyllic setting, with stunning views out to the countryside and unique farm animals and local wildlife. The cottage overlooks a lovely courtyard in a small complex of cottages. The owners were very friendly and helpful and this is by far the most dog friendly place we have ever stayed! Completely secure and no worrying about the dogs inRead more the cottage as we were told to let them do what we would at home! A wonderful relaxing stay! Hide

Reviewed by Evelyn, 6th January 2023

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The Lookout is a wonderful and beautifully equipped place to stay.

Reviewed by Karen, 30th September 2022

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A fantastic location , a lovely and comfortable stay - the owners have thought of everything to make your stay the best -would recommend to everyone - 5 stars and will be booking again

Reviewed by Julie, 12th August 2022

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Reviewed by Ellen, 5th August 2022

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Absolutely excellent.no need to say anymore !

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Beautiful rural barn
Animal lovers are very welcome here
Lovely spacious relaxing room
Luxurious lounge with cosy wood burner
Snuggle down with a good book or watch your favourite movie
Relax in front of the cosy wood-burner
Enjoy some rainy day board games
Spacious kitchen area
Take in the incredible views
Bright and airy bedroom
Spacious wet-room
Show 7 moreEnjoy a good night's sleep in the single bedroom

Location

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Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

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