Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
This recently refurbished gardeners cottage is set in the lovely grounds of the owner's Birdsgrove estate. Standing detached, this traditional cottage offers fine, contemporary interior design and it's own 1/4 acre of landscaped, mature and peaceful garden with the River Dove bordering the grounds. Hope Cottage has an open plan living / dining room with French doors and large kitchen area leading to a sitting room with open fire. Second sitting room. Separate cloaks. First floor: large double bedroom with 6ft bed and en-suite shower room with double shower cubicle and toilet. Double bedroom, double aspect twin bedroom and finally bunk bedroom. Main bathroom with over bath shower and toilet.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: East Midlands Airport / Manchester Airport, Nearest railway: Derby|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Trampoline|
The Heart of England/Peak District
Set in the heart of the countryside, with all it has to offer and wonderful views, but with superb road links and local amenties only 5 minutes away, you cannot ask for a better location that has it all !
The historic market town of Ashbourne is one of Derbyshire's finest old market towns and lies just a mile away from Hope Cottage. Famous for its antique shops, it also offers cafes, restaurants, bars, gifts and craft shops. Its cobbled market place and hidden alleys are a delight to explore, as is the elegant Church Street, which is considered to be one of the finest streets of Georgian buildings in Derbyshire.
Two miles from Hope Cottage is the Peak District National Park, with the picturesque villages of Ilam, Dovedale and Thorpe Cloud as a small example of the many areas of the park offering attractions including the Rock Pillars at Ilam, Viators Bridge in Milldale, the Stepping Stones which lead to the limestone carvings at Lover's Leap and Reynard's Cave. There are also several trails such as Tissington and High Peak, which weave through the countryside, providing popular recreational walks and cycle paths that follow former railway lines.
The rich historic heritage of the area provides Chatsworth House, Kedleston Hall amongst may others, whilst also enjoying Carsington Water, with its watersports and visitor centre and the fabulous theme park of Alton Towers less that 20 minutes away, make this an ideal place to both play, enjoy and relax. Cycle hire available locally. Shops including M&S Foods, Waitrose and Sainsburys less than 5 minutes away. Corner shop and pub 1/4 mile.