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Cheddleton near Leek, Peak District (Ref. 25258)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

This is a lovely, well-maintained semi-detached cottage, set in a quiet residential area of the little village of Cheddleton in Staffordshire. Simply furnished throughout to offer welcoming accommodation, this Cheddleton cottage is just the spot for small families or couples to enjoy this lovely part of Staffordshire. With some countryside views from the first floor of this Cheddleton cottage, the property also offers a well-equipped kitchen, and a cosy sitting room with gas fire to stay toasty warm after a day of exploration. Outside this Cheddleton cottage is a very pretty rear garden with a patio, furniture and a raised lawn to enjoy an evening drink, and there is also a playing field and children's play area backing on to the rear of the property. Cheddleton is a lovely village to explore, with the Churnet Valley Railway and some stunning walks and cycle trails taking you through the moorlands. Just a short drive away is the market town of Leek, which offers a wide selection of shops, including fascinating antiques emporia, bookshops and galleries, along with a number of restaurants and real ale pubs. A little further on is the fantastic Roaches, which is ideal for walking, climbing and mountain biking, or just as a place where you can admire and take in outstanding views and scenery. Tittesworth Reservoir and visitor centre is just six miles away, and Alton Towers is also within driving distance. This delightful Cheddleton cottage is an excellent base for exploring all that Staffordshire has to offer.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with breakfast bar (seats 2). Sitting room with gas fire.

Amenities

Gas central heating with gas fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed garden with patio, furniture and 5 steps to raised lawn area. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops and pub 10 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

CHEDDLETON

Leek 3.5 miles.

The lovely, traditional Staffordshire village of Cheddleton is situated in the Staffordshire Moorlands, near to the market town of Leek, with a handful of shops, a Post Office, pubs serving food and a lovely restaurant. Visit the nearby Churnet Valley Railway, originally opened in 1849, and now a lovely attraction for steam enthusiasts and families alike. The Cheddleton Flint Mill is a prime example of Staffordshire's industrial past, a flint-grinding watermill previously used for supplying the pottery industry further along the canal in Stoke-on-Trent. Nearby is Leek, surrounded by lovely moorland countryside. The town has a charming cobbled market place and many examples of fine Victorian architecture - a reminder of the town’s prosperity when it was renowned as a silk manufacturing centre. Today Leek offers a wide selection of shops including vast antique emporiums, bookshops and galleries and a good selection of restaurants and real ale pubs. Alton Towers is less than a 20 minute drive away; throw in the mix of walks, cycle routes, rock climbing on the Roaches and the area’s wealth of historic houses and visitors will be returning again and again!

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