Detached cottage nestled on top of a hill with no neighbours this is a special place to relax and unwind with good company, great for couples and small families wanting a rural Peak District escape
Take in sweeping views out across Derbyshire and towards the Peak District from this beautiful stone barn near Tansley. Set in glorious countryside, approximately 1.5 miles from Matlock, the stone property sleeps four guests across two bedrooms and could be perfect for a small family or two couples holidaying together. Light the wood burner; lose yourselves in the views and relax inside or out at this magical barn.
Arrive at this home-from-home and spread out into the inviting, open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. Relax on the comfortable seating, while the wood burner crackles close by; switch on the Smart TV to select your evening’s viewing. Prepare meals for your party in the kitchen area, then gather at the table to eat, chat and savour the holiday ambience. At the end of each lively day, climb the stairs to the super-king-size bedrooms, both of which can be arranged as twins if requested in advance. Find the exquisitely decorated bathroom, with walk-in shower and bath, is up here too. Spend as much time as possible outside, immersing yourselves in the scenery and taking in the fresh air. Discover plenty of parking at the barn.
Pack a picnic, lace up your boots and head straight out from home on long walks or cycle rides. Enjoy a 3-mile circular walk, passing through the picture-postcard village of Riber and capturing superb views. Stroll just 1 mile to see the Lumsdale Waterfall. Venture into Matlock for the afternoon to shop for local produce, potter in independent outlets and possibly dine out while you are here. Hop aboard a steam train from Matlock to Rowsley to savour a magical journey through undulating, Derbyshire countryside. Head 3 miles to the spectacular Heights of Abraham to look out across your surroundings from high up on a cable car above the Derwent Valley.