Daisy Bank Cottage ref: CC412073

Sparrowpit near Buxton, Buxton & Bakewell Area

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  • Bike Store 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Open Fire 
  • Horse Riding Nearby 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Pets – not allowed 


Daisy Bank Cottage is a wonderful place to stay as a base for exploring the Peak District National Park or just for enjoying the local rural tranquillity. Situated in the hamlet of Sparrow Pit in the heart of the Peak District, there are views to the front over rolling countryside. To the rear the, vista stretches to Mam Tor and the hills around Castleton, a village ever popular with visitors and walkers, and renowned for its Blue John caves and caverns. The village pub is close by and, as well as a number of walks from the door, the cottage is also ideally situated for a healthy stroll over to Castleton, lunch in one of its many pubs, then a walk back to snuggle up in front of the cottage’s cosy fireplace.

Nearby are Buxton, Bakewell, Chatsworth House and Lyme Park. The nearest small town, Chapel-en-le Frith, where all shopping can be done, is a short drive away. The spa town of Buxton is a delight with its Opera House, Crescent and Pump Room, and the famous ’Buxton Water’, available straight from the well. When tasting the tap water in the cottage you will realise you are in an area rightly renowned for the quality of the water!

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property has oil central heating and comprises:
Living room: With gas wood burner, TV and DVD player.
Kitchen/diner: Farmhouse style with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and patio doors leading to garden.
Steps down to
Cloakroom: With toilet.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and TV.
Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed
Bedroom 3: With single bed
Separate toilet.
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle and toilet.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


Oil central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen and Wi-Fi included. Cot and highchair available on request. Garage with washing machine and bike store.


Front and rear garden and patio area with garden furniture and BBQ. Use large cottage garden (shared with owner). Parking for 2 cars.
  • Nearest town
    Chapel En Le Firth
  • Shops
    2 Miles
  • Distance
    2 Miles
  • Restaurant
    2 Miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Dove Holes
  • Pub
    150 Yards
  • Railway station distance
    2.0 miles
  • Lake

About the local area

Set in the village of Sparrow Pit, the cottage has a rural location in the heart of the Peak District National Park. The local village pub is called ’The Wanted Inn’ and is only a short walk from the cottage offering a friendly welcome home cooked food and real ales. The small market town of Chapel-en-le-Firth is a short car journey away and has a number of pubs, restaurants and takeaways with a supermarket and local convenience shops. The town also offers an excellent golf course and leisure centre. Not far from Sparrow Pit is the popular Hope Valley where the interesting villages of Castleton, Hope, Edale and Hathersage can be found. All have fabulous walking, cycling and in the village of Castleton are the famous Blue John Caves and the historic Pevril Castle.
Close by is the popular spa town of Buxton, with its fabulous Opera House and delightful Spring Gardens. It has many different types of bars, restaurants and cafes with an abundance of local shops. Poole’s Cavern is worth a visit and for the more adventurous there is the Go Ape sight where you can swing through the trees in safety harnesses. The market town of Bakewell, famous for its puddings and tarts and is a short car journey away and has some lovely walks, cycle routes and a regular farmers market. Chatsworth House and Park and Haddon Hall are nearby and both are full of history with stunning gardens and great walks. It is a great base for walking, cycling, riding and paragliding

Things to do nearby

Chatsworth House

Known as one of the wonders of the Derbyshire Peaks, Chatsworth House is the home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire

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.

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.

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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