High Hazels is one of two National Trust holiday cottages standing at the heart of the Elizabethan Hardwick Hall estate, dating back to Bess of Hardwick times. It pre-dates the New Hall and was formally the estates brewhouse, retaining 16th century details.
The ground floor of the cottage has a entrance hall leading to a kitchen, sitting room with multi-fuel stove and sofa bed, dining room and fully adapted shower room.
The first floor of the cottage has three bedrooms, of which two are doubles, one has a 5 foot antique half tester mahogany bed, another with a 5 foot antique brass bed and one twin. There is a large bathroom with shower and toilet and second toilet situated elsewhere.
The second floor has a landing leading to three bedrooms - one single, one twin and one double with a 5 foot bed.
There is an enclosed garden laid to lawn and parking for three cars in the stableyard courtyard.
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see location on Google maps. Map reference: SK 463637 Lat: 53.16840 Long: -1.30885
High Hazels at Hardwick Hall is approx 2 miles from junction 29 of M1 motorway
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take A6175 (signposted Clay Cross). Take first turning on left (following brown signs for Hardwick Hall). Follow road for approx 1 mile and turn left passing underneath M1 motorway. Follow road past Stainsby Mill and turn right onto Hardwick Estate. Follow brown signs to car park.
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway and take 2nd exit at roundabout (A6175), then follow route from North/South.
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and at traffic lights go straight on. At roundabout select right lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout (traffic light controlled) select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). Stay on A617 to M1 motorway junction (approx 4 miles) and, at roundabout select right lane and take 5th exit (A6175, signposted Clay Cross). Then follow route from North/South.
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- Building of historical interest
- Private parking
- Linen provided
- High chairs available
- Microwave cooker
- Drying facilities
- DVD player
- CD player
- Real log/coal fires