The Dove Valley Centre

Make the most of the Peak District National Park

TexDove Valley Centre,

     Under Whitle Farm,

     Sheen, Longnor,

     Buxton, Derbyshire,

     SK17 0PRu


The Haybarn Studio is a great venue for activities such as:


  •  Parties & family gatherings in conjunction with the accommodation 
  •  Arts & writing workshops
  •  Environmental workshops
  •  Education and training workshops  
  •  Yoga & retreats


Our location gives you have access to the 50 acre upland farm set in the upper Dove Valley with richly varied habitats including ponds, woodland, meadows and wetland as well as the upper reaches of the river Dove.


Whether for fun, invigoration, creativity, education or leisure in a setting dedicated to low impact living and biodiversity, you should find this a very adaptable space for your event: something out-of-the-way and out of-the-ordinary.


The upper meeting room (4mx 7.5m) seats up to 16 board room style, or can be arranged for arts activities etc.


The ground floor has a fully equipped kitchen for those who want to cater for themselves.

The adjacent area (4mx 5m) can be set out for buffet lunches for up to 16 people or board room style meetings for up to 10 people. This room can also be set out for arts activities etc.


Wet room with disabled access WC



Hire Rates for 2016 (rates for charities and voluntary groups shown in brackets)



Hay Barn Studio

                                            Max 2 Hours                   Half Day                   Full Day

                                                                         Max 4 Hours am/pm        Max 8 hours


All of Haybarn Studio              £40 (£30)                    £60 (£50)                  £100 (£85)





We can offer home made refreshments using food that is local/ organic/ Fair-trade where possible.




Buffet Lunch: from £5 – £15 per person (please ask for menu)

Afternoon tea: - tea, scones, jam and cream: £4 per person