Lakeside Log Cabin in Derbyshire / Peak District with Hot
Sheffield, S Yorks
A wonderful recently converted boathouse in a secluded location with its own trout lake. Set in the six acre grounds of an old village school built by the Duke of Devonshire in 1838 the boathouse has its own private entrance,parking and is not overlooked being surrounded by fields. In a delightful small hamlet which boasts a Michelin recommended pub/restaurant , the property is within a twenty minute drive of Chatsworth house, the lovely picturesque town of Bakewell, the Victorian spa town of Matlock bath and the historic market town of Chesterfield. Also within a short drive is Sheffield with Meadowhall shopping mall, the Crucible and Lyceum theatres and the Arena. On the very edge of the Peak District with beautiful country walks,horse riding , swimming and golf all close at hand. There are many lovely country pubs offering cask ales and home cooked food or for that special occasion a Michelin starred restaurant in the next village in addition to 2 recommended in the guide close by. For guests wishing to book any of these in advance please ask on booking and I will forward information. The boathouse has a large open plan living area with fitted farmhouse kitchen , a large summer room with views of the lake, a double bedroom with en suite shower room. A folding double bed is available for additional guests or children. Full central heating throughout. Guests should note the closeness of the water if bringing small children. Ideally suited for couples and special occasions it will however accommodate up to 4 people. There is a fullsize jukebox in the summer room. The property is surrounded by decking which overhangs the water and features patio furniture , a built in barbecue and French wood burning stove. There is a 4 seat hot tub on the decking outside the bedroom overlooking the lake - very quiet and secluded. The lake has a natural stone waterfall flowing into it and is well stocked with rainbow , blue and brown trout with many up to 5 lb. Guests can enjoy exclusive use of the lake for fly fishing , boating or swimming. A row boat, pedalos and canoe are all available. The water is not fished commercially and boathouse guests can be assured of privacy as no properties overlook the grounds. The owner is happy to loan fishing tackle and provide a free fly fishing lesson to guests wishing to try for the 1st time. please note the fishing is strictly fly only The property is on trip advisor , carries a 5 star excellent rating and prospective guests are welcome to view more images and read reviews. The advertised rate is for the cabin for 1 night but three nt min. a small supplement is payable for additional a dult guests up to a max of four. Usually booked up to a year in advance but due to covid cancellations this is a 1 -off late half term opportunity. Priced at £145 per night assuming two people, supplements apply if there are additional people . PLEASE MESSAGE 1st TO CONFIRM STILL AVAILABLE.Before booking please check availability of preferred dates. Secure Payments by PayPal Strictly no pets and no smoking in the property.
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