Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
This beautifully decorated and furnished 400 year old cottage has been recently extended and provides an excellent high standard accommodation. Offering an elevated position on the hillside, the property has stunning, panoramic views out across the Derwent Valley. The cottage is located next to the owner's property and has a good sized garden area with furniture to sit and appreciate this truly picturesque scenery. Inside the cottage are many modern appliances, yet still retaining the original beams and fireplace. Close to the property is the pretty market town of Bakewell, with its meandering river, cosy cafes, interesting shops, bar and restaurants. From the doorstep there are walks to Matlock, Matlock Bath and Cromford, providing family entertainment and good food, real ales and stunning views.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Matlock|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Further details indoors||
Bedroom 1: With double bed Bedroom 2: With children's bunk beds Separate WC
Property has electric central heating throughout and comprises: Lounge: With flat screen TV, DVD player, free sat, radio/CD player and log burning stove Kitchen/Dining Room: With table and chairs, fridge with ice box, microwave, electric oven and hob Bathroom: With bath, WC and wash basin.
All background heating, power, towels and bed linen included. First bag of logs and sticks provided.
The Heart of England/Peak District
The Peak District and Derbyshire is a contrast of high rolling moorland, craggy outcrops and picture post card vales and valleys with 'chocolate box' villages.The whole area is dominated by Britain's first national park; The Peak District National Park which has been catering for visitors for many years. It's easy to get around with a good network of roads and excellent public transport.There are many places of interest including some lovely towns and villages such as Bakewell, Buxton and Ashbourne as well as historical attractions like Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall.To the north of the region is the High Peak, with miles of heather moorland and great country walks and cycling.
From the doorstep of the village of Pilhough is an abundance of walks, cycle routes and bridleways. The area has many pretty and interesting towns and villages with some truly impressive houses such as; Haddon Hall, on the edge of Bakewell and the stately home of Chatsworth with its house, gardens, farm and farm shop. Matlock, Matlock Bath and Cromford are a short drive away providing great family days out in Gulliver's Kingdom, The Heights of Abraham and the Arkwright Museum at Massom Mill and retail park. Alton Towers, one of the country's favorite theme parks is about 45 minutes drive from the area. The walking in the vicinity is impressive and suitable for all abilities to appreciate this picturesque, naturally beautiful area in the Peaks.