Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Diamond House, Nottinghamshire, England, sleeps 10-20 in 7 bedrooms.
Large historic holiday home offering exclusive self catering group accommodation. Ideal holiday venue for family parties, friends or re-unions. Diamond House is steeped in history with most of the house dating back to 1681. The school closed in 1969 after nearly 300 years to become a private residence. The building is full of character; the old school door retains pride of place for access from the playground. The teachers cottage on the front retains character oak beams and open fireplaces. The large secluded grounds to the rear form an integral part of the property and its appeal.
The Dining Room is the old school hall and has large tables to seat 22 guests. Original features including large open brick fireplace. 2 high chairs provided. The Kitchen features a large 'range-style' electric cooker, full height fridge freezer, dishwasher and washer. Large doors open directly onto the patio for summer parties. It is fully equipped for group catering . The large room has a further table to seats 6 guests.
Heating and hot water is provided by a combination boiler. Two comfortable lounges with plenty of seating, one with Inglenook fireplace, Sky Q, DVD and a library of local interest books. The other with open fire. Gallery seating in dining room provides further space to relax. We have WiFi.
Situated 5 miles outside the historic market town of Retford with museums, award winning Kings Park and splash pool plus the North Notts Artisan & Tourist Centre with local crafts, local produce, Art Gallery and working Artist Studios, Diamond House is just off the main A1 trunk route, with Lincoln (25 minutes), Nottingham (50 mins), Leeds (55 mins) and London (2.5 hours). This makes for an UK central property . In the village there is a church. Shop 1 mile away. Pub serving delicious food (booking advisable) in next village.
We welcome dogs and their owners. Diamond House is a non-smoking holiday home.
Locally is Sundown Adventure; a theme park for young children with fun rides, Lollipop Castle, Storybook Village and the Boozy Barrels! It is close to Sherwood Forest, home of Robin Hood and 1 hour from the East Coast by car. Tuxford Mill offers tea room & flours.
Short breaks start at £900 and are available all year. Week long holidays start at £1,200.
Changeover is usually Friday or Monday. Mid week break min 2 nights. Email for alternative days.
We also require a £ 100 damage deposit which is returned to you so long as the house is left as found.
Chris & Louise Daniels
+44 (0)7940 166 692