Huthwaite Grange was built for the owner of the internationally important Wortley Top Forge which stands opposite. The Grade 1 Listed Top Forge dates back to the seventeenth century and is the world’s oldest surviving water powered iron forge. The house is a great place to get together with friends and family. We can often accomodate early and late checkout so please do ask about that when you make your enquiry.
'The Old Stables' is a cosy and comfortable annex is situated at the edge of Wombwell woods. The one bedroom accommodation has central heating, wood burning stove and a separate lounge area and kitchen, complete with modern appliances and TV. The annex also has a bathroom with toilet, wash basin and bath. The annex is situated adjacent to our family home, 'Woodleigh' and guests are welcome to enjoy and use our stunning gardens. There are also miles or ancient woodland right on the doorstep!
The Old Parish Lockup dates back to 1801 and was built as a tiny jail (gaol) to house local villians before being taken to the magistrates court for sentencing. There were two cells on the ground floor, these have now been converted to a modern kitchen and a bathroom. The old stone steps rise to the second floor which was the old constables office (now converted to a lounge) This has the orginal fire place and hearth now with a gas log burning stove.