A place to stay and celebrate...
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The celebration Barn & cottages are a luxury self-catering venue for group and family celebrations. 
With a large open-plan ground floor for you to dine and celebrate together, this fabulous space is fully equipped for both self-catering or caterers. 
The private terrace has a hot tub and large BBQ, with contemporary garden furniture and outdoor lighting, overlooking the stunning rural views.

A rural venue for up to 35 guests,
The Barn & 4 cottages offer the ideal space for groups to dine, relax and celebrate together.

The Barn has accommodation on the first floor to sleep 7 guests, and the adjacent 3 cottages each have two bedrooms and a double sofa-bed.The 4th cottage has 4 bedrooms with a double sofa-bed.

The Barn- 1st floor accommodation for 7

- Master en-suite bedroom with a double bed/twin singles, shower ensuite
- Twin bedroom
- Open balcony bedroom with 1 round double bed & 1 single bed
- Family bathroom with shower over bath
The Barn opens onto an outdoor patio with a private hot tub, garden furniture and BBQ.
- Spacious open-plan ground floor area
- Stylish kitchen with range cooker, dishwasher, microwave & plenty of fridge/freezer space.
- Long oak table and dining chairs for up to 35 guests
- Large comfy sofas
- Flat screen TV with DVD
- Bluetooth music speaker
- Washroom
- Fast broadband
The celebration Barn sits in communal grounds of 2 acres, which include gardens with two fire pits and a children's play area.

Guests at Standlow can make use of the large games room with two full-size snooker tables, air hockey, table tennis & bar billiards.

There is also a grassed paddock with goal posts, for outdoor activities and sports.
Standlow is situated above the village of Kniveton, 3 miles from Ashbourne and 1 mile from Carsington Water in Derbyshire.
With our very own village pub, 'The Red Lion', within walking distance that offers award-winning meals, this is a must for those visiting.

Ashbourne & Wirksworth are within a few miles and offer a multitude of independent shops, restaurants and supermarkets, plus local carnivals and music festivals held throughout the summer.

Carsington Water is located 1 mile away and provides cycle hire, an 8 mile cycle trail, shops and cafes. It is a beautiful area for water sports, trekking and dog walking. Standlow is a dog-friendly venue, with a nominal charge of £20 per dog.
Foxglove Cottage has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. It offers an open-plan kitchen/dining/lounge, and a private hot tub in the garden.

- Double / twin bedroom on the ground floor
- Two double bedroom on the 1st floor plus a further double/twin bedroom
- Sofa-bed in the lounge/kitchen/dining room
- Modern shower room & further bathroom with shower over bath.
- Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher
- TV & DVD plus Bluetooth music speaker
- Fast Broadband
Daisy Cottage is positioned closest to The Barn, and offers an open-plan kitchen/dining/lounge plus two double bedrooms.

- Double bedroom on the ground floor
- Double bedroom on the 1st floor
- Sofa-bed in the lounge/kitchen/dining room
- Modern shower room
- Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher
- TV & DVD plus Bluetooth music speaker
- Fast Broadband

We can add a single fold-up bed if you wish for this cottage to sleep 7 guests.
Clover Cottage is next to Daisy, and is a beautiful Derbyshire stone cottage with all amenities.

- Master bedroom with a kingsize bed
- Twin bedroom
- Sofa-bed in the lounge
- Family bathroom with shower-over-bath
- Spacious lounge with TV and DVD plus Bluetooth music speaker
- Fully equipped kitchen with the important dishwasher!
- Fast Broadband

Clover is a great cottage for up to 6 guests. The outside patio provides garden furniture and a BBQ for summer evenings, with great views over the Kniveton valley.
In front of all the cottages there is a terraced area with garden furniture and a BBQ. From here you can take in the stunning views of Kniveton valley below.

Just a 5 minute walk down into the village of Kniveton brings you to the village church and pub, ‘The Red Lion‘. Kniveton and the surrounding areas offer a plethora of walks and trails.

Carsington Water, Wirksworth, Bakewell, Chatsworth House and Ashbourne are all beautiful areas to visit and only a short drive away.
Should you wish not to venture from Standlow, there are numerous local suppliers that are happy to come and prepare meals, waiter and clean up afterwards - a great way of feeding larger numbers without too much hassle.

With the large games room, grassed paddock and children's play area, the gardens can entertain all ages.

Should your numbers increase further, Foxglove Cottage can be added onto your booking. The Barn can dine 25 - 35 guests in total if required.
Bluebell Cottage is adjacent to Clover, and is another beautiful Derbyshire stone cottage with all amenities.

- Master bedroom with a double bed
- Twin bedroom
- Sofa-bed in the dining room
- Family bathroom with shower-over-bath
- Spacious lounge with TV and DVD plus Bluetooth music speaker
- Fully equipped kitchen with the important dishwasher!
- Fast Broadband

Dinner Party Menus

If you want to spend more time relaxing and less time cooking, we can help!

 

For £28 per person we can organise a 3 course meal for your group, to be served in the comfort of our holiday cottages. And best of all, you don’t have to worry about the washing up afterwards!

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The fantastic chefs from In Sync Dining and OlivePot Catering have created three delicious menus that can be added onto your reservation, either at the time of booking or at a later date. Simply email us with your menu choice from the 3 below:

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