If you’re looking for a charming country retreat then look no further, the rural location and the ambiance of the cottage provide a truly memorable break, stay here and get away from it all.
We’re thrilled to welcome this pretty cottage into our Joules Collection; look out for stylish touches throughout which highlight the quintessentially British features of this beautiful historic property.
Located midway between Buxton and Bakewell, this spot makes a perfect base from which to explore the two towns and surrounding areas. There are many excellent picturesque walks from the doorstep, nearby Monsal Dale, with its famous trail, Millers Dale and High Dale are only a short walk away. Walkers can enjoy spectacular views and the opportunity to observe an abundance of wild flowers, animals and bird life. For those seeking the grandeur of the English country houses, Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall are just a short drive from the property, make sure you stop and visit the popular Chatsworth Farm Shop and stock up on goodies.
Wandering through the beautiful garden to the door that welcomes you into the cottage straight into the beautiful dining room which is a perfect space for any celebration dinner with a wood burner providing that extra special dining experience. The farmhouse style kitchen to the right is a wonderful space to rustle up a meal for the family, get stuck into country life with cooking on the traditional Aga, electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave and enjoy a lazy breakfast around the farmhouse table. Moving along the cottage there is a unique oak panelled study with comfortable seating and a wood burner, a relaxing space to unwind and chat with loved ones. A few steps lead you to the lounge with sofas to curl up on with a good book or in front of the TV/DVD with Netflix. There is a handy utility space located off the lounge with a washing machine and a shower room with shower and WC. The first floor is accessed via two separate staircases, one leading up to two king-size bedrooms with mullioned windows providing delightful views beyond the gardens, and a twin bedroom offering the same beautiful views. There is a bathroom with rainfall shower over roll top bath and opposite is a separate WC. Accessed via a separate staircase is the beautiful, bright and airy double bedroom with en-suite WC.
Outside is the icing on the cake with a large South East facing garden including a natural stone paved terrace which adjoins the property, with seating to relax and enjoy the summer sun. The large lawned gardens are studded with mature trees providing the perfect place for kids to run off some energy. Explore this amazing garden with a seating area in the potting shed with pretty festoon lights for summer evenings and a BBQ, and a further garden area with a natural fire pit perfect to sit around and cosy up in front whilst watching the stars. There is a driveway with parking for two cars and a layby opposite the property with parking for a further two cars.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.