Hire your own five star luxury private country estate for any kind of special event, in a quiet Derbyshire village, surrounded by 1.5 acres of gardens - Sleeps up to 26 guests, 16 seat cinema room, billiards/games room, jacuzzi baths, 26 seat dining table, 4 lounges, 3 metre swim spa, children's play area, broadband wifi, you use the house like your home for the duration of your stay.
Family get togethers
Stag and Hen events
The house is a beautifully restored Georgian property originally built in 1690 with lovingly restored original features and all the benefits of modern technology and contemporary furnishings. Set in 1.5 acres of mature established gardens including a large terrace with heated seating area and a full size grass tennis court, there are 3.8 acres of paddock and apple orchards to be enjoyed.
The house sleeps 8-22 people throughout the 8 bedrooms (a further 2 dressing rooms which can also sleep an additional 4 if needed making total occupancy maximum of 26 guests). It is not possible to have more than 26 people at the house, day or night as we have to limit village traffic and noise. This really is a luxurious country estate boasting a 12-foot swim spa/hot tub, games room with pool table, table tennis and bar billiards, a cinema with 16 cinema seats and a 3-metre wide screen, 100-foot master suite, exquisite bathrooms, two of which have spa baths, plus four reception rooms and broadband wireless internet in most areas of the house
Entrance halls: There are two spacious entrance halls to meet and greet guests
Sitting rooms: There are two sitting rooms with beautiful views over the courtyard and gardens
Kitchen: Along with adjoining orangery forms the heart of this home, offering both a breakfast bar and full dining area. Handmade, bespoke shaker solid timber kitchen with a central island, Star Galaxy granite work-surfaces, range cooker with electric hob, full size American fridge freezer, two integral dishwashers, double butler sink, instant hot water tap, integral steam cooker and warming drawer, full size wine cooler, solid oak floors, Victorian leaded light windows, TV and internet point. Perfect for entertaining! There is a large dining table which comfortably seats 6-26 diners
Orangery: Handmade, solid timber, fully double glazed, south facing, creates an amazing room that can be used all year round, offering wonderful views of the terrace and gardens with ample seating for guests. Two sets of French doors lead to the terrace and gardens
Table tennis room
Billiards room: With a full-size pool table, dart board, bar billiards and wide selection of games
Cloakrooms: Two downstairs cloakrooms with a W.C.
Snug: The oldest part of the house, dating back to 1690. Original exposed beams, travertine floor, Victorian windows, Piano.
Cinema: A home theatre with 16 cinema seats, surround sound speaker system and 3 metre screen. A range of Blu-rays are available, or you can of course bring your own discs or USB memory
Utility Room: Washing Machine, Tumble Dryer, Ironing facilities are all available for your use during your stay
Master bedroom suite: 100-foot long with two dressing rooms and an en-suite bathroom. One of the dressing rooms can also be used as a further bedroom (double bed sofa) or nursery. The magnificent master bedroom benefits from original exposed beams, Victorian open fireplace and dual aspect views through Victorian leaded light windows, over the courtyard and gardens. The en-suite has been designed for two. There is a double Jacuzzi whirlpool bath, a walk in double power shower, double sink and vanity unit, WC and airing cupboard. Ceramic tiled floor and Victorian leaded light windows overlooking the courtyard. The beds can be set up as one Superking, or two singles.
Kids room: once the apple store, this room is perfect for the kids; it sleeps six, has freeview TV and has access from the spiral staircase in the formal living room
Three further large double bedrooms, all with freeview TV. The beds can be set up as one Superking, or two singles.
Two further bathrooms on the first floor, including an oversized Jacuzzi whirlpool bath, power shower, double sink with fully fitted units and granite surfaces, WC and airing cupboard. Ceramic tiled floor, original Victorian fireplace and leaded light windows overlooking the courtyard
Two further large double bedrooms, all with freeview TV. The beds can be set up as One Superking, or two singles.
Luxury shower room
Family bedroom with two double beds, can be used for one person, a couple or a family sharing.
Large landing with a double sofa bed for additional sleeping if needed
Courtyard with parking for up to 20 cars
Approximately 1.5 acres of formal gardens including a full-size grass tennis court
Garden summer house with 12-foot heated swim spa
Approximately 3.8 acres of paddocks and fruit orchard
Spectacular country views
Outside BBQ and dining area (two barbecues and gas are provided) with a heated seating area for use 365 days a year
Garden tables and benches
Children's climbing frame and swing set
Restaurants And Pubs
Halfway House - Donisthorpe (one minute walk from the house) good food
Masons Arms - Donisthorpe (5 minutes walk from the house) good food
Cricketts Inn - Acresford (10 minutes walk ) good food
The Mill Wheel - Hartshorne
San Giovannis - Sheepy Magna
Zamanis - Ashby de la Zouch
Gelsmoor - Griffydam
Things To Do
Day Spa at Champneys Springs
Clay Pigeon Shooting
Pistol and Air Rifle Shooting
Heights of Abraham
National Space Centre
Ashby de la Zouch (castle)
Blue John Cavern
Rosliston Forestry Centre
Wild Park Farm Derbyshire
Snibston Discover Museum
Donisthorpe, England, Inggris