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Dairy Croft,

Pilsbury, Peak District
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
Complex of properties
Internet access
Fishing onsite / nearby
Towels included
Cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Flexible changeover days and short breaks accepted
  • Rurally situated in the heart of the White Peak
  • Positioned on the upper reaches of the beautiful Dove Valley
  • Offers peaceful walks along the banks of the River Dove
  • Fishing by separate arrangement
  • Cycle the disused railway of nearby Parsley Hay
  • Exposed beams give the barn character
Property code: PK662

A delightful barn nestled in the rugged landscape of the White Peak, in a location ideal for fishing. Exposed beams and stone flagged floors create a wonderful sense of character throughout this converted barn.

Situated in the very heart of the Peak District National Park, the property is a great choice for those looking to explore this beautiful countryside on foot or bicycle. Guests can cycle the disused railway line from Parsley Hay down to the pretty market town of Ashbourne. For those looking for something more relaxing, enjoy some fishing on the River Dove, or why not take a stroll along the river banks.

The open-plan living space of this delightful barn consists of a well equipped kitchen-dining area. The cosy lounge with exposed beams in the high ceilings is bright and airy, the perfect place for relaxing after a day spent outdoors.

Up a couple of steps and guests will find themselves in the spacious king-size bedroom with an en-suite consisting of a bath with shower-over, hand basin and toilet. A door from the bedroom leads out onto a patio area with breathtaking views over the undulating hills.

This cottage is one of three properties in this location. Booked together, the properties can sleep up to 20 people. Crown Tor (sleeps six) and Pilsbury Grange (sleeps 12).

  • One bedroom: one bedroom with a king size bed
  • Trout fishing by arrangement on River Dove
  • No pets
  • Internet access
  • Off road parking
  • Freezer, dishwasher
  • TV/CD/ DVD/ Radio
  • Cot and high chair available
  • Garden furniture
  • External lighting
  • Central heating and power provided
  • Bed linen included

This property joined our collection in 2016 and is managed by Gemma.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 9 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Paul, 8th June 2018

Just a great location if you want to get away from it all, a walkers paradise, next time we will take our bikes.

Reviewed by Geraldine, 17th April 2018

Wonderful views, lots of walks and great village stores at Hartington.

Reviewed by Anna, 3rd March 2018

Cottage very cosy with great views and walks from the door. Perfect location for retreat. We came in big snow and the place was warm and welcoming, owners showed concern for our well being and gave great directions.

Reviewed by Jeremy, 23rd December 2017

The owners of this property were very welcoming and I got the impression they would do anything to make my stay comfortable. The cottage is in an excellent position for walking. Lots of walks from the door and the scenery from all sides is a treat. Ample parking and written directions to the cottage were very efficient. Cottage was cosy and comfortRead moreable, especially the bed. Hide

Reviewed by Mary, 26th August 2017

Tranquil surroundings with a view across the valley and the sound of sheep. The cottage is down a gated single track lane well off the main road. The little patio and table was a lovely place to enjoy a sunny breakfast. The Tissington trail is close by and the location is perfect for walkers and cyclists.

Reviewed by Dallis, 12th August 2017

We loved this cottage, it had everything we needed for our stay, lovely views and so peaceful. Surrounded by hills and plenty of walks. Would recommend this cottage.

Reviewed by Julie, 6th July 2017

Beautiful uninterrupted views. The only sound was of the sheep and birds. Lovely cottage for two people, with everything you need. This was our 2nd visit. Will go back for a 3rd.

Reviewed by Judith, 24th June 2017

A perfect place to get away from it all! The barn is tastefully decorated and furnished and had a warm,welcoming feel when we came back each evening. The countryside around is breathtaking and so quiet - we just had the sounds of the birds and sheep . We were lucky as the other barn wasn't occupied during our stay but it has been planned so that evRead moreeryone can enjoy their privacy. We shall return - and hopefully enjoy some better weather! Hide

Reviewed by Tony, 17th June 2017

A really good living space for sitting room and kitchen although upper space of Bathroom and bedroom is more limited for space. However the setting and views are sensational siting on the terrace outside was delight.

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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.

2 more properties at this location

Pilsbury Grange

Pilsbury Grange

Sleeps: 12 | Bedrooms: 6

£1945 - £2621

Crown Tor

Crown Tor

Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3

£442 - £879

To arrange group bookings across one or more of these properties, call our team to check availability and book.

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