Heather and Honeysuckle are two luxurious, romantic 18th Century cottages which have recently been completely and sympathetically restored. Both cottages sleep 2 and are exclusively for adults - with fully fitted kitchens, hand crafted superkingsize beds and stylish decor. Each cottage has its own private Canadian Spa hot-tub and, whilst completely individual in style, each has been finished to the same stunning high standard, with a wealth of thoughtful extras waiting to be discovered!
The attention to detail at Heather cottage is fantastic, from the general decor and appliances through to kitchen utensils and "Dannah treats" which seems never ending. (Wine, chocolate, lemon stubberts etc. which were placed around the house over and above the general and ample stock of goodies in the kitchen).
We loved the location of the property, it's village street view at the front and across the back field to the farm. The added feature of the hot tub was a godsend after a long day exploring.
Overall a wonderful romantic home for two, which I would thoroughly recommend.
It's difficult to find anything wrong with Honeysuckle Cottage. It's cleanliness, fixtures & fittings were absolutely first class. It's position at the head of the attractive village of Kirk Ireton was a bonus. The village shop is excellent and the Barley Mow pub, truly one of a kind. So given that no one really believes that everything is perfect, I'll mention 2 minor gripes. No door between bedroom and bathroom/toilet is just unnecessary. Secondly, the rather pungent boiler fume smell permeated the Cottage a lot of the time.
I must stress though, neither of these minuses would prevent us s...more