News and Events Blog

Bluetooth Soundbar Provided

Although the iPod dock remains, it is amazing how quickly technology moves on. Recognising that most people have devices with...

Dressed for Christmas

Decorations are up for our Christmas and New Year guests. We hope you have a lovely time.

Villager Jim’s Peak District Book

Villager Jim’s Peak District book is now available for the enjoyment of guests staying at West Barn. If you are not...

Shaun Comes Home!

  Shaun (II) has arrived at West Barn.  Unfortunately Shaun (I) appears to have followed a previous guest home and...

Owl Box Reinstated

The owl box has been reinstated high on an ash tree after it was blown down in high winds a...

Neighbours’ Cows

  Occasionally, our neighbours host cattle to keep the grass in their lower field under control. If you stand beside...

Green Award for West Barn

We were pleased to be awarded with the cottages4you ‘Green Award’ accreditation. This recognises owners who have taken extra steps to...

Short Breaks Now Available

We are delighted to announce that short breaks – 3 and 4 night stays at West Barn are now possible....

Norton in Beeley

Birthday card sent by a relation who knows I like motorbikes. What a co-incidence! Not only do I own a...

New stables at Netherloads Farm

New stables have been installed by our neighbours at the farmhouse. Their two horses Susie (largest) and Eva overnight there...

Wind brings down wall and owl box

  Strong winds earlier this year have added to the maintenance works. First part of the side wall came down...

Chatsworth Farmyard – Half Term

The Children’s Farm at Chatsworth opens for half-term 15-23 February 2014. http://www.chatsworth.org/whats-on/events/half-term-opening-of-farmyard-and-adventure-playground

Facebook Page Launched

Follow us at facebook.com/westbarnguests. Here we’ll post updates on local events. Please contact us if you would like to book...

Cobjoe Season

This time of year the lane is littered with shiny conkers or “cobjoes” as they’re know locally