Bunkhouse renovationsPeak District, Derbyshire
- Dates10 August 2019 to 17 August 2019
- Holiday typeTrust
- AvailabilityNo longer available
- Activity type Construction, Special interest
- Holiday code19ETQ197
- AccommodationDalehead Bunkhouse
About Bunkhouse renovationsLearn the traditional skill of lime-mortar pointing.
For several years we have been restoring the listed Dalehead Bunkhouse and surrounding buildings where you will be staying. Come along to help our skilled building team continue this restoration using traditional stone masonry and lime mortar pointing skills.
About the accommodation
A fully converted farmhouse situated at the western end of Edale. The bunkhouse lies at the foot of the 538m Horse Hill Tor with views of Kinder Scout. It is surrounded by working farms and a wooded garden with a stream.
Notes for guests
A standard kit list can be found on our Essential Information page.
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