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Useful Information

Everything you need to get the most out of your stay

Bedrooms and Bathrooms
• Sleeps up to 43
• 19 bedrooms
• First floor has one communal bathroom with sink and toilet, and one communal shower room with sink and toilet
• Two shared family bathrooms
• Two downstairs WCs
• Hope Cottage contains an additional ground-floor WC and first-floor bathroom


Bedrooms Sleeps Beds Features
Mallard 2 Twin Ground floor
Kingfisher 2 Double En-suite with shower over bath; sink, WC
Robin 2 Double En-suite with sink, WC
Pheasant 2 Twin En-suite with shower over bath; sink, WC
Swan 4 King + 2 Singles
Heron 4 King + Bunks
Nightingale 2 Double En-suite with shower, sink, WC
Kestrel 2 Double En-suite with shower, sink, WC
Skylark 2 Double En-suite with shower, sink, WC
Goldcrest 2 Twin En-suite with shower, sink, WC
Dove 2 Double En-suite with bath, sink, WC
Wagtail 2 Double Sink
Owl 2 Twin Sink
Swallow 3 Triple
Buzzard 2 Twin


Bedrooms Sleeps Beds Features
Bedroom 1 2 Super King En-suite
Bedroom 2 2 Double
Bedroom 3 2 Twin
Bedroom 4 2 Bunks

Small Group Offers


• When booking for a small group of up to 6, guests will have use of 3 bedrooms (a master double, queen, and twin), the kitchen and reception/living room and a downstairs WC. All other rooms will be locked
• Guests will have use of all the gardens
• For groups larger than 6 guests, Hope Cottage is also available for rent as separate accommodation


Cooking and Dining
• Dining Table seats up to 35 comfortably but can accommodate up to 43
• Fantastic chef available for a special meal or throughout the weekend
• Drop-off meals and outside caterers are welcome
• Range cooker with additional oven in the scullery
• Large dining kitchen in the Cottage
• Tables and chairs on terrace
• Good dining nearby
• Online deliveries

Children Welcome
• Toys, books and games for children
• Games Room
• Two cots available
• Two high chairs available

Where We Are
• The postcode is DE6 2BP
• The nearest town is Ashbourne, five minute’s drive away
• The nearest stations are Derby 20 minutes, Belper 20 minutes and Duffield 15 minutes
• The nearest airport is East Midlands
• Taxis available
• Parking for up to 30 cars

Things to Do Inside
• Large flat screen TV
• 2m Projector screen
• Wi-fi
• DVD player
• Play room

Things to Do Outside
• Croquet set
• Twelve acres of stunning gardens
• Picnic tables in garden

• Country pursuits available nearby, including clay pigeon shooting
• Walking
• Sailing
• Horse riding

Top Things to Do for Children
• Alton Towers
• Chatsworth House
• Carsington Water (canoeing, windsurfing and sailing)

Payment Process
• We take a one third deposit at the time of booking
• The balance is due three months before the date booked

Cautionary Deposit
• £1,000 refundable deposit

House Restrictions
• No pets are allowed at the house
• Noise policy in place
• No fireworks please
• Not suitable for stag parties

Arrival and Departure
• Check in 4pm
• Check out 4pm on a Sunday
• Check out 10am on other days

What’s Included
• Bedding
• Essentials
• Utilities
• Please note that towels are not provided