Dawn Cottage ref: CC411011

Cold Eaton, Alsop-en-le-Dale, Buxton & Bakewell and area

4 Stars



Local area

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Pets allowed
Changeover day
  • Cot Available 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Free Pets 
  • Broadband 
  • Car Parking Available 
  • Washing Machine 


Dawn Cottage is a warm welcoming family run traditional farm set within the Dovedale region of Peak District National Park, between Ashbourne and Buxton. The owners run a livestock farm, and as well as breeding cows and sheep they also have geese, hens and sheepdogs. This beautiful barn conversion is located on a gentle hillside offering glorious panoramic views over the River Dove and open countryside extending to the Tissington Trail and the Dove Valley.
The cottage offers light and airy open plan ground floor living and three good sized bedrooms upstairs with original beams and fabulous views outside. The cottage is close to the Tissington Trail and the River Dove which can be easily reached on foot from the doorstep for many stunning and interesting walks and cycle routes.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property has oil fired central heating  and comprises:
Lounge/Kitchen/Diner: With flatscreen TV and built in DVD player, Freeview, radio/CD player and log burning stove. Table and chairs, fridge, microwave and electric hob and oven. Laundry facilities available to include tumble dryer and washing machine.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bedroom 3: With double bed.
Family bathroom: With shower over bath, WC, wash basin, heated towel rail and shaver point.

Second floor

Third floor


All background heating, power, towels and bed linen included. A cot and highchair are available at the property. Logs and sticks provided for log burner. Internet access available.


Off road parking for three/four cars. Patio area with garden furniture. One dog allowed to be kept downstairs. Children and dogs to be supervised at all times as working farm
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    3 Miles
  • Distance
    8 Miles
  • Restaurant
    2.5 Miles
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
    3 Miles
  • Railway station distance
    12 Miles
  • Lake

About the local area

There are hundreds of footpaths, which enable you to take in the fresh country air and view breathtaking scenery. The Tissington, Manifold and High Peak trails are all close by as is the pretty village of Hartington, famous for its cheese shop.
A short drive can take you to the market towns of Ashbourne, Buxton, Bakewell and Matlock. Ashbourne has many different types of shops, classy restaurants and a local market every week. Bakewell, with its meandering river and quaint shops, cafes and bars has a popular weekly market selling local produce. The spa town of Buxton, famous for its spring water, has an Opera House showing internationally famous stars, ballets and operas, a lovely park - Spring Gardens - and many shops, bars, cafes and restaurants. It also has a Go Ape park nearby where you can swing through the trees safely and visit the caves of Poole Cavern.
Matlock, Matlock Bath and Cromford each have attractions well worth a visit including The Heights of Abraham, Gulliver’s Kingdom and the Arkwright Mill and Retail Park. A fantastic location with endless walks, cycle routes taking in some of Derbyshire’s most stunning scenery.

Things to do nearby

The Trans Pennine Trail

The Trans Pennine Trail is effectively a coast to coast trail between Southport and Hornsea, a total of over 200 miles.

Glossop Sailing Club

Situated on the shores of Torside Reservoir Glossop Sailing Club welcome non members to the special family sailing days where you can enjoy a relaxing day out on the water.

Upper Derwent Valley

The valley and its surrounding moorland contains a wealth of places to explore and enjoy. From majestic reservoirs, quiet forests to the wild open moorland there is something for everyone.

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