A recently refurbished holiday accommodation to provide a clean and comfortable place to stay in the historic town of Buxton with views of its impressive buildings and looking out to the surrounding hills.
The lounge and main bedroom face on to the High Street and have an enviable view of the beautiful stone work of the Methodist Church – a sight to be seen when the sun sets. The views from the large bay windows extend to the distant horizon and the ridge of Corbar Cross and Brown Edge with the impressive Victorian Town Hall in the foreground.
With its central position you are a few steps away from the local shops, cafes, restaurants, pubs, & takeaways. The buses stop or pass opposite the holiday apartment so very convenient for getting out and about into the Derbyshire Peak District with all the great walking country, pretty villages and great houses such as Chatsworth, Haddon Hall and Lyme Hall. From the apartment you can stroll down to the Museum and Art Gallery then down to Spring Gardens and the Crescent. The Pavilion Gardens are a short walk away as is the Devonshire Dome with is amazing roof which is now home to the University of Derby but is open to the public to view and enjoy a coffee or food in the food outlets .
Please note that prices and descriptions are based on 1 double and 1 twin bedroom - there is an additional twin bedroom available if required but at an additional cost - please ask for details if required.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester Airport 30 km, Nearest railway: Buxton 500 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
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A spacious 1st floor apartment
The apartment is on the first floor and access is via an impressive staircase with panelled walls in dark wood. This was the home of a prominent doctor and his servants many years ago and he lived and practised from the building.
The large lounge has a double glazed bay window and further large window where you can look out and down both ways of the Market Place. Here you can sit and watch the world go by below you and in the evenings watch the sunset. The lounge has a feature fireplace and has the added benefit of an electric fire which can be switched to give an attractive warming glow and also there for any cool evenings but with the apartment having the benefit of full central heating you will be kept nice and cosy. There is a TV. The apartment has Wifi and a good mobile phone signals (for most networks)
The large main bedroom again has a large bay window facing onto the Market Place with a feature fireplace. The furniture is good quality white wood with an attractive dressing table and mirror.
There is a second double bedroom with views to the side and a single room which is also of a generous size.
The large kitchen/dinner is fully fitted with washing machine, fridge freezer and microwave. Lots of work surface with kitchen dining table and chairs.
The modern white tiled bathroom with full length bath and electric shower over the bath with a separate toilet.
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Around and About
With its central position you are a few steps away from the local shops, cafes, restaurants, pubs, & takeaways. The buses stop or pass through the Market Place so very convenient for getting out and about into the Peak District with all the great walking country, pretty villages and great houses such as Chatsworth, Haddon Hall and Lyme Hall. From the apartment you can stroll down to the Museum and Art Gallery then down to Spring Gardens and the Crescent. The Pavillion Gardens are a short walk away as is the Devonshire Dome with is amazing roof which is now home to the University of Derby but is open to the public to view and enjoy a coffee or food in the food outlets .
The apartment is located over a pet food and small pets shop (only small animals like rabbits, guinea pigs, small birds kept in the shop) also gardening shop - please note that there are no animal smells or sounds in the apartment.
There is parking just across the road in the Market Place - but you will need to purchase a day ticket at £3 per day.
At the heart of the Peak District lies Britain's first national park, created to safeguard and preserve this beautiful region - not just for future generations but for today's visitors to enjoy a holiday cottage vacation. Whether exploring the great outdoors or just relaxing, you can experience the Peak District and you will take away some wonderful memories!
Buxton has been a popular holiday destination for centuries and an ideal location for a holiday cottage. It is located at the heart of the Peak District in Derbyshire, with stunning scenery and magnificent architecture, lots of shops, and a thriving arts scene, it also has the world famous spa water. Buxton has plenty to offer any visitor.