The village of Brassington lies in England's Peak District National Park in Derbyshire. The village once was at the heart of the lead mining industry, but now is a quiet retreat for locals and those who work in the nearby larger towns and cities. Relatively isolated and surrounded by farmland, Brassington is an ideal spot to get away from the stresses and strains of modern life.

Lying around 800 feet above sea level on a south facing hillside, the village consists largely of grey stone cottages dating back as far as the 17th century. One of the oldest buildings is Tudor House, which was built in 1615. The village has several pubs which offer a warm welcome to visitors as well as a post office which was converted from a former toll house.

Unusual and interesting rock formations are found at Hipley Hill and Rainster Rocks which lie above the village. Here too are pleasant picnic spots and expansive views. An ideal place for a holiday.

The Peak District offers wonderful scenery, ideal for photography. The colours of the villages, towns, dales, hills and rivers seem to change with the light and with the seasons. The area attracts walkers and cyclists as roads are often fairly free of traffic. The High Peak Trail, a popular walk, lies just to the north of the village. The Peak District's scenery is charming with undulating countryside and small villages each offering something unique by way of architecture or food and drink.

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There are 56 cottages near Brassington.

The Old Farmhouse

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Parwich, near Ashbourne, Buxton & Bakewell and area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 3
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 2

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£0-£854

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Parwich, near Ashbourne, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£0-£854

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 3

Mill Pond Cottage

4 star rating

Cromford, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 4

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£305-£785

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Cromford, Matlock area

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£305-£785

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

The Stable

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Birchover, near Matlock, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 4

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£239-£565

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Birchover, near Matlock, Matlock area

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£239-£565

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Clematis Cottage

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Grangemill near Matlock, Buxton & Bakewell and area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 2

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£385-£839

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Grangemill near Matlock, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£385-£839

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Cotton Cottage

3 star rating

Cromford, near Matlock, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 4

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£295-£845

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Cromford, near Matlock, Matlock area

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£295-£845

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Woodpecker Loft

5 star rating

near Carsington, Buxton & Bakewell and area

  • Sleeps: 10
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Number of Pets: 0
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 3

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£1415-£4049

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near Carsington, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£1415-£4049

Sleeps: 10 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 5 Pets: 0

Bradley Hall

4 star rating

Matlock, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 4

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£909-£3069

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Matlock, Matlock area

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£909-£3069

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

George Mine Barn

4 star rating

Bolehill, near Wirksworth, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 3

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£495-£1099

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Bolehill, near Wirksworth, Matlock area

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£495-£1099

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Godfrey Hole Cottage

4 star rating

Godfrey Hole near Carsington Water, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 3
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 1

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£299-£615

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Godfrey Hole near Carsington Water, Matlock area

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£299-£615

Sleeps: 3 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Acorn Cottage

4 star rating

Bonsall, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 3

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£289-£579

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Bonsall, Matlock area

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£289-£579

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

The Old Angel

4 star rating

Winster, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 18
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 6
  • Number of Pets: 2
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 3

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£1349-£4049

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Winster, Matlock area

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£1349-£4049

Sleeps: 18 Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 6 Pets: 2

The Garden Cottage

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Brassington, near Bakewell, Buxton & Bakewell and area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 0

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£479-£939

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Brassington, near Bakewell, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£479-£939

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Greenacres Cottage

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Middleton by Wirksworth, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 3

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£355-£610

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Middleton by Wirksworth, Matlock area

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£355-£610

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

The Secret Cottage

4 star rating

Cromford, near Matlock, Derbyshire , Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 4

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£369-£624

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Cromford, near Matlock, Derbyshire , Matlock area

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£369-£624

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Andlestone

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Birchover near Matlock , Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 4

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£0-£997

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Birchover near Matlock , Matlock area

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Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1