Perfect for a families and friends looking for a Peak District cottage with comfort and style around every corner. The garden is fully enclosed with pretty cottage garden planting and outdoor seating with summerhouse.
For families and friendship groups who love the outdoors, the quiet village of Upper Mayfield is perfect for experiencing a true taste of countryside life. Whether you are navigating scenic trails or investigating the cobbled marketplace of Ashbourne 2.5 miles away, your position on the Derbyshire/Staffordshire border means you’ll never be far from adventure. Afterwards, return to your comfortable accommodation for a fireside snooze and the promise of a hearty meal and a glass of wine or two.
Inside is a brilliant blend of 17th-century charm and contemporary pizazz, where you’ll find original beams, exposed stone and a brick fireplace as well as a vibrant dining area complete with colourful seats and a glass table. Warm your cockles by the AGA and cook up a storm then rest your weary limbs by the wood burner in the lounge. There are three bedrooms in total to sleep six guests, and the generous shower room is a sheer treat after a long day exploring the countryside. The garden isn’t just for balmy summer afternoons; you’ll also be able to soak up the atmosphere from the comfort of the summerhouse in chilly weather.
Pack a picnic and lace up your boots, treading the picturesque banks of the River Dove 7.5 miles away. Thorpe Cloud rises in the distance, and there is a scenic track leading through the nature reserve that incorporates some seriously impressive views of this gentle giant. Beginning at Ilam Park, the trail is suitable for walkers of all abilities, and the areas of shallow water near the stepping stones are a popular place for a quick paddle. Carsington Water is 9 miles away with walking, cycling and water sports opportunities, and young adrenaline enthusiasts will love Alton Towers 9 miles away.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.