The Reckoning House, Mandale Farm, Haddon Grove, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1JF
Call Rachel Rhodes on 01629 812416 or 07540 839233
OverviewThe Reckoning House camping barn has been renovated to a high standard including double glazing and insulation. It is situated on the edge of Lathkill Dale, 3 miles from Bakewell. Lathkill Dale is a nature reserve managed by English Nature to protect a variety of flora and fauna as well as some outstanding geological features. Horse riding, fishing, golf and cycle hire are all available locally. There are also many local walks including the Limestone Way.
It has a cooking area, 4 calor gas rings (gas supplied), a washing up sink with hot water, a toilet, wash basin, storage heaters in all rooms and shower inside the barn. Upstairs there are two separate rooms with bunk beds.
Beds & Rooms:12: 2x6 bunk rooms.
Open:All year. By arrangement.
Price per night:£15 per person. Sole use £95 per night.
Booking:Sole use bookings only, in advance (min 2 nights at weekends). £50 deposit, balance 4 weeks before arrival.
Directions:GR 184 666. Take the B5055 out of Bakewell towards Monyash. Continue for 3 miles. After passing Haddon Grove Farm holiday cottages (the second set of cottages on right), take the first turn left at the signpost to Haddon Grove. Bear left at the bottom of the lane. The camping barn is the first on the left in a half mile.
Public Transport:Train stations at Buxton (10 miles) and Matlock (13 miles). National Express drop at Bakewell. Local buses (enquiries 01332 292200) go to Bakewell from Monyash, Over Haddon, Matlock and Buxton.
Walks:Long Distance Walks The Pennine Bridleway Peak Pilgrimage Limestone Way
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The Reckoning House is open for 2021
April 13th 2021
This camping barn with kitchen, bunks and double glazing is on the edge of Lathkill Dale, a valley nature reserve in the Peak District. Full of interesting flora and fauna as well as outstanding geological features and old ruins.
Available to single households from 12th April and hopefully two households or 6 people from any households from 17th May.
The Reckoning House in the Peak District National Park
April 30th 2019
This comfortable little bunkhouse sleeping up to 12 people is available for your own private use for only £95 per night.
The Reckoning House is an old miners accounts building on Mandale Farm. Situated within a it own stone courtyard in the middle of a field, close to the edge of Lathkill Dale, its ideal for private parties and nature lovers. Lathkill Dale is a nature reserve managed by Natural England and is surrounded by the nature rich area of the White Peak in the Peak District National Park. Mandale Farm is a mile from the village of Over Haddon and a couple of miles from the village of Monyash. Both villages have excellent pubs and Monyash has an fantastic play area for the children. Also only three miles away from the historic market town of Bakewell and about 20 minutes drive from the Spa town of Buxton.
The Reckoning House
November 9th 2018
A great value place to escape, in the peak district.
he Reckoning House is a place where the workers of the local lead mines used to go and pick their wages up hence the name the Reckoning House. It has now been converted into a camping barn which sleeps 12 people.
In a calm and beautiful area , it’s the good place to stay if you want to forget all the rest !
It’s also the good place to do some outdoors activities.
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