Rock Cottage is a delightful, detached hidden cottage in Derbyshire, which enjoys an elevated position, not overlooked, and has views of the wooded hillsides that surround the property. It has a lawned garden to the front, a summerhouse and patio area, and a beautiful natural hillside garden area to the rear and side. With views over the Derwent Valley towards Tor and Riber Castle, this property is a fabulous retreat at any time of the year. The cottage boasts comfy sofas, a wood burner, a designer kitchen and inviting bedrooms alongside beautiful interior design throughout.
Matlock Bath is very close by and is located in the beautiful wooded gorge of the River Derwent, 1 mile from Matlock, surrounded by wooded hills and cliffs. It developed as a spa town in the 1800s and is also famous for its connections with Sir Richard Arkwright and the cotton trade, often being referred to as the cradle of the Industrial Revolution. Today Matlock Bath offers a selection of pubs and shops, Arkwright’s Cromford Mill, a World Heritage Site, and Venetian Nights during September and October, which feature decorated and illuminated boats floating along the river. The village boasts a plethora of attractions such as Gulliver’s Kingdom, the Peak District Mining Museum or you can enjoy a ride on the Heights of Abraham cable car where you can take in the views in style.
In and around Matlock itself, you will find a vast array of restaurants, bars, coffee shops and antique shops. Being situated on the border of Matlock and Matlock Bath, there is direct access from the property to walking trails including the Limestone Way. The splendid Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and the National Tramway Museum at Crich are close by, or take advantage of good walking around the Derwent Valley and White Peak and cycling at Carsington Water and the High Peak Cycle Trail. Shop, pub and restaurant 500 yards.
Rock Cottage can be booked together with Rock Cabin (ref UK4098) to accommodate up to 6 guests.
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Access via a path with steps.
Living room: With wood burner, Smart TV, iPod dock, beams and slate floor.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.
Open sided stairs to...
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Welcome pack. External utility room with washing machine and freezer.
Lawned garden, with patio, terrace, garden furniture and summerhouse to front. Garden area to rear and side. On road parking. No smoking.
Nearest railway station
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