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Cowclose Barn (The Robins and The Swallows) from the Orchard
Certificate of Excellence
11 reviews
Cowclose Barn (The Robins and The Swallows) from the Orchard
The Patio in Summer
The cosy lounge/diner
Extra guests can sleep on this sofabed in the Robins lounge
Large bedroom with Kingsize Bed and space for guestbed/cot
Large bathroom with bath and shower
Well-equipped kitchen
The Gate Inn - just across the road.  Local beers and excellent food.
The Robins has Visit England's 4 Star Award
Play area for young children
What are Well Dressings? Come and find out!
Autumn in Linacre Valley
A view over the wall
Drinking up time!
Children of all ages love the Cascade at Chatsworth House
Lee Gardens
A walk and picnic near Castleton
Rock Climbing
Chesterfield Market with both an outside and inside market.
Walk, or hire a bike, and enjoy the Monsall Trail
Falconry at the Tropical Butterfly House - about a 30 minute drive
Chatsworth House is nearby
Renishaw House and Gardens - the home of the Sitwell family.Breathtaking gardens.
Linacre Valley in spring
A walk near Ladybower Reservoir
Motor cyclists welcome - secure garage available,
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Cutthorpe, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England
The Robins is a cosy retreat for couples or small families who love the countryside. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, with walks from the door, a large garden and a pub/restaurant across the road, this could offer that relaxing escape you need.Originally built over 200 year ago, and used as a barn until 2000, this award winning environmentally-friendly, 4 star stone cottage, retains many original features plus the comforts of modern living. It is furnished and equipped to a high standard.

The accommodation includes

DOWNSTAIRS: lounge/diner, kitchen, large bathroom with bath and shower, well-equipped kitchen. There is a sofabed in the lounge.

UPSTAIRS: large bedroom with kingsized bed and space for a guestbed/cot.

There are lovely views over the Linacre Valley, Walks from the Door, Large Garden with Patio with barbecue, Offroa...
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About the Owner, Barbara C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Mar 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 34 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
When we are at home we like to meet guests when they arrive and show them round. They can expect a bottle of wine and homemade cake/buns.
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Listing #HL213474
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 11 reviews
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  • English first
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English first
English first
English first
Canvey Island, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2018 for a stay in September 2017

Barbara and Allan will always make your stay as nice as they can, I have been staying here fro nearly every year for the last 8 and sometimes twice a year. A great base to go and see the Peak District as you have Chesterfield, Bakewell, Matlock, Buxton and Castleton right on your door step. Chatsworth house only just down...

Management response:

Thank you for your generous comments. We enjoy having you stay each year and look forward to welcoming you and your dog Amy later in the year. I've made the marmalade ready for your visit.


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Julie F
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Just visited The Robins for a short but sweet stay. The cottage was very comfortable and deceptively spacious, and had everything we needed for our stay. We were given a warm welcome from the owner Barbara who had left a delicious plate of homemade cakes and a bottle of wine for us to enjoy. It is set in well kept...

Management response:

Thanks we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay Barbara


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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 13 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Extremely clean and well kitted out for 2 people, very quiet place Ideal for Chatsworth, Sheffield and the moors walks are very nearby We will stay again Jim

Management response:

Thanks Jim. We look forward to seeing you again. Barbara


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The lounge/diner is comfortably furnished and the sofabed can be used for additional guests. There is a large downstairs bathroom with bath and shower. The kitchen in compact but well equipped. Upstairs there is a large bedroom with a kingsize bed. There is space for guestbeds/cot. There are separate complimentary laundry facilities. There is a large garden and patio (shared with The Swallows), an orchard with pond, a playhouse and toys for young children.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Small family parties only. Please inform owners when visitors are coming to arrange parking.
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    1 King
    1 Sofa
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 2 nights
RM 414
17 Mar 2018 -
23 Mar 2018
Early Spring
3 nights
RM 441
RM 1,821
24 Mar 2018 -
6 Apr 2018
Early Spring
3 nights
RM 497
RM 2,097
7 Apr 2018 -
25 May 2018
Late Spring
3 nights
RM 441
RM 1,821
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Malaysian Ringgit and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our minimum stay is usually 3 nights. Please see prices on our website for details.

Payment is by cheque, cash, PayPal, bank transfer or debit/credit cards
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About the neighbourhood
Chesterfield is Derbyshire's largest town, famous for its Crooked Spire. Visit the Chesterfield Museum to find out why the spire is twisted. The oldest part of the town, The Shambles, dates back to medieval times and has an interesting mix of shops and cafes. Shoppers love Chesterfield's outdoor markets (including a Flea Market and a Farmers' Market) and the traditional Market Hall, just reopened after extensive improvements.

Other nearby places of interest include Barrow Hill Roundhouse Railway Centre and the Chesterfield Canal where you can take a trip on a narrowboat.

The cottage is located in the hamlet of Overgreen, on the eastern edge of The Peak District. This is a quiet agricultural area. There are walks from the door through the picturesque Linacre Valley with i...
Getting around
A car is recommended. Buses and trains run from Chesterfield. There is a countrybus service about 1 miles from the cottage.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: East Midlands: 64.0 km
Railway: Chesterfield: 7.0 km
Ferry: Hull: 120.0 km
The Robins is part of Cowclose Barn. We are situated on the B6050 about 4 miles west of Chesterfield. The nearest airports are East Midlands, Birmingham and Manchester.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 100.0 km.
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