List your home
Apply filters
£ to

Cobbles

from£54/nighthelp

other travellers have booked this property

other travellers have booked this property online using Holiday Lettings Payments. When you book your rental using Holiday Lettings payments you are covered by Payment Protection

Very Good 4/5 2 reviews

Living area

Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome

Bonsall is a quaint, friendly and very active village on the edge of the stunning Peak District, a historic former lead mining settlement set in steeply converging limestone dales. Found in the hills south east of Matlock, Bonsall has a charming atmosphere and is popular with lovers of the outdoors – a walker's paradise! Surrounded by lovely countryside, lead mining caverns and caves, and even a defunct volcano, Bonsall is full of interest. Many miners tracks as well as packhorse tracks criss-cross the Bonsall countryside.

Nearby Cromford is acknowledged as the home of the industrial revolution, where Richard Arkwright built the first water powered spinning mill, constructing the majority of the village to house the extensive workforce. Bonsall was also a centre for framework knitting, upstairs rooms were used to make hosiery which was sold back to local mills. Matlock Bath is a popular tourist destination, 5 minutes drive or a pleasant 20 minute walk away.

Cobbles holiday apartment is conveniently situated at the centre of the village, behind the Fountain Tea Rooms, which opens daily for breakfasts, lunches, drinks and home made cakes and scones. Park with swings, climbing apparatus and slide nearby. Convenient for local bus service.

The recently converted apartment has a spacious king size double bedroom and twin room, and a modern and functional open plan living/dining/kitchen area, furnished and decorated throughout to a very high standard. Located on the first floor of a converted barn, with vaulted ceilings, complete with contrasting exposed beams and remotely controlled ceiling fans in each room. The fully tiled bathroom has a separate bath and shower, heated towel rail and underfloor heating. The living area and both bedrooms have flat screen televisions, Wi-Fi connection available.

The village has two pubs serving fine ales, one of which, the Barley Mow, is the home of the World Championship Hen Racing Competition that takes place on the first Saturday of August every year. The Barley Mow is highly recommended for real ale and live music on Saturday evenings, with regular musicians open sessions on Fridays. The Kings Head is an ancient hostelry built in 1677 and to be found next to the fine stepped village cross.

Distances and driving times are approximate

•Ashbourne - historic market town famous for its Shrovetide football match 14 miles 20 minutes

•Bakewell – charming market town famous for Bakewell pudding 10 miles 20 minutes

•Buxton – cultural capital of the Peak District – great architecture, Opera House, Pavilion Gardens and Go Ape, Pooles Cavern 20 miles 30 minutes

•Carsington – reservoir with visitor centre, children's playground and cycle hire, nearby Brackendale Spa offers relaxing treatments 5 miles 10 minutes

•Chatsworth – Famous stately home set in beautiful grounds, farmyard and adventure playground, house and garden open to visitors, great for walking and picnics! 12 miles 25 minutes

•Haddon Hall – beautiful medieval manor house 8 miles 12 minutes

•Matlock – former spa town with pretty park with paddling pool etc for children, and Peak Rail steam trains 5 miles 15 minutes

•Matlock Bath with cable cars to the Heights of Abraham 3 miles 10 minutes

•Kedleston Hall - National Trust property - a grand neo-classical mansion open to the public with beautiful gardens and parkland. 18 miles, 30 minutes

•Hardwick Hall, "more glass than wall" National Trust property built by Bess of Hardwick in the 16th century. 27 miles, 40 minutes.

•Further into the beautiful peak district; Eyam, Hathersage, Tideswell, Dovedale and Castleton are all in easy reach.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

Review 1-2 of 2

13 Jul 2014

4/5

"Brilliant location - great accommodation"

Brilliant location. Close to lots of different attractions. Matlock very close although does get very busy at weekend - not a lot of parking. Lots of lovely walks with the dog, short or long. The a… More

31 May 2014

4/5

"Perfect Location, delightful, well appointed apartment."

This very well appointed apartment is situated within a historic, rural, village with loads of great walks, long and short, around the village. Even so, we were only a short drive (5 mins) from the at… More

Review 1-2 of 2

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.

Close

3 Nights min stay

Changeover day Flexible

from£54/nighthelp

This is the estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the price - it varies depending on when you stay and how long for.

Book your stay

*
*
*

Subtotal

 Your dates are available

Contact the owner

Close

Payment options

You need to pay through the Holiday Lettings website to ensure your payment is protected. We can’t protect your payment if you don’t pay through us.Learn more

You're booking with

Anne Y.

70% Response rate

Calendar last updated:22 Aug 2014

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
  • English

Also consider

Buxton
166 properties
Matlock
123 properties
Bakewell
96 properties
Ashbourne
93 properties
Leek
38 properties
Chesterfield
31 properties
Sheffield
27 properties
Wirksworth
25 properties
Belper
24 properties
Youlgreave
23 properties
Hope Valley
20 properties
Chapel en le Frith
18 properties
Baslow
15 properties
Eyam
12 properties
Bradwell
10 properties
Cheadle
9 properties
Litton Mill
7 properties
Castleton
7 properties
Butterton
6 properties
Hollington, Peak District
6 properties

Start a new search