What is it?
The Old Smithy is a camping barn or ‘stone-tent’. It offers basic accommodation to groups of walkers, cyclists and others visiting this part of Cheshire.
Where is it?
The Old Smithy is situated in the village of Burwardsley, which is mid-way along the Sandstone Trail and close to local visitor attractions, The Candle Factory and The Ice Cream Farm. The Barn is on Burwardsley Road, on the outskirts of the village, close to the Post Office.
Grid reference: 513 569 OS Landranger No.117
What facilities are there?
The Old Smithy provides space for up to eight people, with an area for cooking, washing up, a toilet and sleeping platform. There is no electricity or hot water.
What do I need to bring?
You need to bring your own sleeping bag and roll mat, a cooker, food and matches. Lighting is via lanterns (provided) but you will need a torch.
How much does it cost?
Cost is £5.00 per person per night.
Where can we buy food?
You can buy food and pre-book food parcels at the Burwardsley Village Post Office (see below)
How do we book?
All Bookings via Burwardsley Shop and Post Office;
Phone: 01829 770359
Sponsored by: Sandstone Ridge Econet Partnership