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 54 cottages near Brassington.

Cosy Nook

4 star rating

Cromford, near Matlock, Matlock area

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

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£279-£679

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Cromford, near Matlock, Matlock area

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£279-£679

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

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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£3049-£3139

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Winster, Matlock area

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£3049-£3139

Sleeps: 18 Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 6 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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£305-£575

4 star rating
Godfrey Hole near Carsington Water, Matlock area

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£305-£575

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

The Old Farmhouse

0 star rating

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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£435-£929

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Parwich, near Ashbourne, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£435-£929

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

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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£915-£3125

4 star rating
Matlock, Matlock area

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£915-£3125

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

Nine Ladies

3 star rating

Birchover near Matlock, Matlock area

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

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£0-£1025

3 star rating
Birchover near Matlock, Matlock area

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£0-£1025

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

Flag Cottage

4 star rating

Middleton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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

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£349-£649

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Middleton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£349-£649

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

Rock Cottage

4 star rating

Birchover, near Matlock, Matlock area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 4

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£505-£1105

4 star rating
Birchover, near Matlock, Matlock area

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£505-£1105

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

The Garden House

3 star rating

Atlow, near Carsington, Ashbourne

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

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£319-£639

3 star rating
Atlow, near Carsington, Ashbourne

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£319-£639

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

Carpenters Cottage

4 star rating

Elton, near Matlock, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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

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£329-£795

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Elton, near Matlock, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£329-£795

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

Knockerdown Cottages - Bonsall Cottage

3 star rating

Carsington, near Ashbourne, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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

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£479-£759

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Carsington, near Ashbourne, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£479-£759

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

Valley View Barn

4 star rating

Bradbourne, near Ashbourne, Buxton & Bakewell and area

  • Sleeps: 14
  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Number of Pets: 0
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 2

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£1539-£3509

4 star rating
Bradbourne, near Ashbourne, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£1539-£3509

Sleeps: 14 Bedrooms: 7 Bathrooms: 5 Pets: 0

Pinfold Cottage

4 star rating

West End, Elton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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

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£335-£559

4 star rating
West End, Elton, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£335-£559

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

Knockerdown Cottages - The Farmhouse

4 star rating

Carsington, near Ashbourne, Buxton & Bakewell and area

  • Sleeps: 11
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0
  • Distance from Brassington (miles): 1

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£1549-£2389

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Carsington, near Ashbourne, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£1549-£2389

Sleeps: 11 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Ivy Cottage

0 star rating

Aldwark, near Matlock, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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

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£325-£825

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Aldwark, near Matlock, Buxton & Bakewell and area

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£325-£825

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