Benty Grange

Charming Self Catering Rural Barn Near Monyash

Highlights......

  • Situated in a stunning elevated rural position in the White Peak area of the Peak District.
  • Designed with groups in mind to provide the very best self-catering experience in a beautifully renovated barn finished in a classic country style with a French/Vintage twist.
  • There are 7 stylish en suite bedrooms which are ideal for 14 to 16 guests but offer flexibility and can sleep up to 20 guests (some are family rooms with bunk beds).
  • Superb open plan ground floor communal space provides the ideal area for everyone to dine and socialise together.
  • Perfect location for walkers, cyclists and families- step outside the front door and you can walk or cycle until your hearts content.
  • Within minutes you can walk to the popular Tissington & High Peak Trail and hire bikes out at the bike hire centre or you can walk up the country lane to the picture postcard village of Monyash or pop along the trail to our award winning pub.

Bedrooms & Bathrooms

Benty Grange has seven individually styled and beautifully furnished en suite bedrooms which offer flexible sleeping arrangements for between 14 and 20 guests (some are family rooms with bunk beds). We know all groups come in different shapes and sizes and are flexible with the set up of the bedrooms to accommodate all kinds of groups so most rooms can be double or twins.

Each bedroom has been designed with an eclectic mix of traditional features and contemporary style. The former barn has a deceptively spacious layout with separate stairwells both having internal access within the house yet leading to two independent sleeping areas.

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Cooking & Dining

Benty Grange kitchen is an absolute delight to prepare and cook your group meals in. The fantastic open plan design has created a fabulous living and dining space which allows you enjoy to all gather together. Fitted with an oak kitchen finished in a classic French grey accompanied by a bespoke handmade 3 metre central island with additional seating.

The kitchen opens out into the dining room which is has a large table with chairs and benches providing plenty of comfortable space for a maximum of 18/20. French doors lead out to a patio and private lawned garden with countryside views to die for.

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Living Spaces

To make your stay more comfortable there are two lounge areas with plenty of sofas to sink into. The cosy lounge area is furnished with a comfy corner leather sofas and sky TV (40 inch TV).  The second lounge has further sofas another 40 inch TV with full sky package and a log burner to warm the cold nights. Through an inner hall way you will find a downstairs cloak room and wc.

The house has been fully renovated and is heated with ground source heating and the water system will allow multiple shower use at one time. There is wifi at the property (please see important notes under house restrictions).

Benty Grange is attached to a larger farmhouse giving you the assurance that the owners live close by if needed but still affording you privacy to enjoy your stay.

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Garden and Outdoor Space

Benty Grange is surrounded by beautiful open countryside with stunning views so if the weather is kind make use of the outside patio area with four large circular garden picnic benches and BBQ. You also have your own private lawned garden which is suitable for children.

Just a couple of metres across the gravelled drive opposite the property, is a rustic converted outbuilding where guests have use of a games room - great for teenagers and big kids! This is well stocked with air hockey, a pool table, dart board and a giant connect 4.

As you are really near to the Tissington and High peak Trail we recommend that you bring your bikes (you can hire them just down the road at Parsley Hay too). Your bikes can be locked safely away in the games room.

Please note a maximum of two dogs allowed at this property if agreed at the time of booking. Plenty of private parking.

The Peak District and Surrounding Area

Located in a beautiful rural position making it an ideal location to see this stunning national park. You can walk and cycle until you hearts content - popular destinations such as Hartington, Tissington and even Ashbourne can be reached off road on the former nearby converted disused railway line. Parsley Hay Cafe and Cycle hire is just down the lane on the Tissington and High Peak Trail.

Benty Grange is steeped in history too, being a site of an interesting archaeological find (google it and you will see)! The prehistoric site of Arbor Low, is set amid high moorland above Benty Grange is also walk-able.

The Derbyshire famous spa town of Buxton, known as the cultural capital of the Peak District is a short 10 minute drive and the historic market towns of Ashbourne and Bakewell are also close by. There is something for everyone – individuals, families and groups – whether you want a challenging hike or a short stroll.  For an exciting adrenaline filled day Alton Towers is also close within a 25 minute drive.

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