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Station Cottage, a Stunning Cottage With A Wealth Of Character And Charm

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Hognaston, Nr. Ashbourne, Derbyshire, England - On The Edge Of The Peak District National Park, Walking Distance Of Carsington Reservoir

Station Cottage dates back to 1694 and is situated in the rural village of Hognaston, Derbyshire. This stunning cottage has been recently renovated and refurbished to create a luxurious holiday cottage with a wealth of character and charm. The location of Station Cottage combines the tranquility of Hognaston Village with easy access to the beauty of The Peak District, the popular towns of Bakewell and Ashbourne, the stately homes of Chatsworth House, Kedleston Hall and Haddon Hall, the fun of Alton Towers, and it is just a 20 minute walk to Carsington Reservoir. Outside there is a patio with table and chairs to enjoy the peace of the village. And next door but one is The Red Lion Pub where tasty meals and drinks can be enjoyed.


Owner
Natasha Marsden
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

Amenities

Hognaston Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • The main bathroom is upstairs and has a modern shower/bath, toilet and wash basin, along with an attractive wooden floor. Downstairs is an additional bathroom with a large luxury shower, toilet and wash basin.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8/10 (4 Bedrooms + Cot) Notes on bedrooms: Upstairs are 4 bedrooms. Two rooms have king size 19th century ‘brass beds'. The other two have the option of having 2 twin beds or 1 kingsize bed because they each hold a ‘zip & link’ bed. The dining room has a double sofa bed. Travel cot available.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Attractions:
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Internet access. Pets are not accepted at Station Cottage. Outside: Entered through a door from the Living Room is a paved patio with outdoor chairs and a table. Utility Room: Just outside the main entrance is a garage/utility room with tumble dryer, indoor washing line, clothes rack, iron and ironing board, and is ideal for storing your bikes and walking boots. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Included in the price are towels and bed linen. Your beds will be made up prior to your arrival. Station Cottage is cleaned and the towels and sheets changed after 7 days. Other: The Dining Room has an attractive old fireplace, a large table and chairs. Along with a double sofa bed and a flat screen TV with built in DVD. Free Wi-fi internet access. Oil fired central heating throughout. Pets are not allowed at Station Cottage.

Reviews

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Station Cottage, a Stunning Cottage With A Wealth Of Character And Charm
average rating of 4.962963 based on 27 reviews
5

Clean and well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

Housekeeper Jo was welcoming and helpful. Cottage was very clean and well equipped, even down to little things like clips to use on packets. Beds comfy. Bathrooms very nice with good showers and plenty of hot water. Big fridge freezer - again very clean. I've never stayed in a cottage like this before and personally found some of the rooms a little 'cave like', but that is the style of the property and not a complaint. Cottage is well placed for travelling around. Ashbourne, a fairly big town, is nearby. Dovedale and Castleton are both within an hours drive and well worth a visit. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Charming cottage in adorable village

  • 5 of 5

The cottage had everything we needed. Was clean, tidy and decorated so nicely. We loved how charming it was! We were two families, each with teens, and had a lovely time at the cottage as well as exploring the Peak District. Loved this place and miss it! Great hostess too!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Amazing, a beautiful cottage that is very well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely village setting, beautiful cottage with room for 10 and ideal dining facilities with kids in the kitchen and adults in the dining room. There were moans from the youngsters about the speed of the wifi but a lack of device time was no problem for the adults. A place where you get away from it all completely.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful property in a lovely area. Everything you could need for a home away from home. I would definitely recommend for a family holiday or a group of friends. Excellent stay would stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely lovely cottage in a stunning location. Loved our stay.

  • 5 of 5

We booked the cottage for a reunion of friends. Very comfortably fit us all in. Lovely big bedrooms (bit of a tardis!). Set in beautiful countryside and some very friendly neighbours. We had a fab time. Would definitely recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

We thought Station Cottage was lovely. Comfortable, clean and charming.

  • 5 of 5

We all enjoyed our family get-to- gether in Station Cottage. We didn't know the area so it was all new to us. Lovely walks in the village, rowing on the lake (for some) and horse riding (for some) plenty to do. Tissington was beautiful where we had a tasty lunch in Herbert's then a walk round Tissington Hall gardens. The time went too quickly so will have to come back sometime. Even the weather was good to us,plenty of sun and no rain which for mid April surprised us. We couldn't find the parking permit. Tried phoning Jo who had left numbers for us to call but each time got a message 'number not allowed'. We did park in bay 2 in the car park with a note on the dashboard that we were in Station Cottage and didn't have any trouble.

We took lots of photos to remind us what a happy time we all had. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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