Godfrey Hole Cottage ref: CC418016

Godfrey Hole near Carsington Water, Matlock Area

4 Stars



Local area

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  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Pets – not allowed 
  • Parking - On Site 


Warm, comfortable and well equipped”... “A beautiful cottage in a great location” are comments frequently repeated in our visitors’ book. Whether a couple or small group, this charming cottage makes the perfect base for exploring the Peak District. Godfrey Hole Cottage is recently renovated and offers a high standard of accommodation. Traditional features such as the cosy lounge with log burner are combined with modern kitchen, bathroom and internet access. The terraced rear garden often catches the evening sun. It has seating and a gravelled area for playing ‘boules’.
The friendly and helpful owners live just next door at Godfrey Hole House. From here they run ’Zantium Studios’ offering an exciting programme of craft courses throughout the year.
Please note short breaks are available on this property any time of the year.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

The property has oil central heating and comprises:
Glass roofed Breakfast Room: With table and chairs
Kitchen: With electric hob and oven, microwave and fridge with ice box.
Lounge: With log burning stove, sofa bed, flat screen TV, DVD player and CD player/radio

First floor

Bedroom 1: With double bed
Bedroom 2: With single bed
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC, wash basin and heated towel rail.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


Fuel for central heating, power, bed linen and towels included. First basket of logs and sticks included(Additional supply of wood is available locally). Cot and high chair available on request. Free Wi-fi access


Parking to the side of the property for 2 cars. Front open garden with furniture. Terraced rear garden with seating and gravelled area for playing ’boules’.
Please note: There is an Access statement available for this property, if required please call 01228 599 960
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    1 Mile
  • Distance
    1 Miles
  • Restaurant
    1 Mile
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
    1 mile
  • Railway station distance
    3.0 miles
  • Lake
    1 Mile

About the local area

Walkers and cyclists are well catered for with nearby Carsington Water, High Peak, Monsal and Tissington Trails (cycle hire available). The reservoir provides a range of activities including sailing, windsurfing, fishing and canoeing.
The historic market town of Wirksworth is a mile down the hill with its cafes, pubs and antique shops. Known as “the gem of the Peak” it is a quirky, vibrant town with plenty to offer visitors. The narrow alleyways and distinctive architecture make it well worth exploring on foot. Visit the Wirksworth Heritage Centre to learn more about its fascinating history. There is a local market every Tuesday and a farmers’ market the first Saturday of the month. Annual events include Wirksworth Well Dressings in May and the Arts Festival in September.
Options for eating out range from country pubs to stylish restaurants. These include ‘Le Mistral’ bistro and ‘Peli Deli’ in Wirksworth; ‘Matlock Bath Balti’, ‘The Dining Room’ in Ashbourne and Bakewell’s delicious Italian restaurant ‘Felicini’. ‘Robinson’s Fish and Chips’ in Cromford is ever popular!
The region boasts an impressive industrial past. The nearby village of Cromford forms part of the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site. Stately homes such as Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Hardwick Hall are all within easy reach.
Other local attractions include the National Stone Centre, Crich Tramway Museum, Caudwell’s Mill and Craft Centre and Buxton Opera House
For children there is Gulliver’s Kingdom theme park and The Heights of Abraham cable car ride at Matlock Bath, Chatsworth Farmyard and Adventure Playground, The National Trust Museum of Childhood at Sudbury Hall, Carsington Water Visitors Centre and playground. Alton Towers is around 45 minutes drive.
A truly delightful cottage lovingly restored in a popular area of Derbyshire.  

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

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