The Cow Shed

Alport near Bakewell, Peak District (Ref. 914085)

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Cottage features

  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    2

  • Bedrooms

    1

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Youlgreave 1 mile. This beautiful, semi-detached, studio cottage is set next to the owners’ own home in the heart of the Peak District near Youlgreave, in the rural hamlet of Alport. Beautifully appointed throughout, creating a lovely, romantic retreat, this cosy cottage near Youlgreave is perfect for couples looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and discover the beauty of the Derbyshire countryside. Situated solely over the ground floor, boasting underfloor heating, this cottage near Youlgreave offers an open plan living area with an antique double bed, a kitchenette, and a sitting area. After a day spent walking, retire to the sitting room with a glass of wine and discuss the day’s adventures. There is also a shower room and outside, a patio with furniture where you can sit and enjoy a morning cup of tea as you marvel at the glorious, rolling countryside surrounding this cottage near Youlgreave! The lovely, rural hamlet of Alport offers an array of walks right from your doorstep, while a little further away Youlgreave offers a small local shop, a fantastic butcher, a Post Office, and a number of good pubs serving food. Slightly further afield, the market town of Bakewell boasts its own selection of shops, pubs, and restaurants, all waiting to be sampled. Explore the many wonderful walks and cycle routes across the Peak District, including the scenic, traffic-free routes of the High Peak Trail and the Monsal Trail. Explore Chatsworth House and its exquisite gardens, or discover the stately Haddon Hall, both easily reached in the car. This cottage near Youlgreave is the perfect, cosy retreat for couples exploring Derbyshire, at any time of year! Note: The property is next to Ref. 24191, together they sleep 10.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Open plan studio accommodation with one double bed, kitchen and sitting area. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. External shared utility.

Amenities

Eco underfloor heating. Two ring electric hob, combination microwave, fridge, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in the rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in the rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Patio with furniture and BBQ. Shared use of hot tub. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. Note: Property accessed via single track lane.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

ALPORT

Youlgreave, 1 mile; Bakewell 3 miles; Matlock 7.5 miles; Buxton 16 miles.

Alport is nestled in some of Derbyshire's most beautiful countryside, a small hamlet scattered with farms and cottages. Close by, the ancient village of Youlgreave was once the centre of Derbyshire's lead-mining industry, winding its way along a narrow limestone shelf situated between two of the area's loveliest valleys, Lathkill Dale and Bradford Dale. Now you can grab a bite to eat in one if the village’s three pubs, there are two shops, one with a Post Office, and a delightful medieval church. Nearby, the attractive market town of Bakewell has a wonderful collection of pubs, restaurants, and shops to peruse, as well as a frequent local market. There are many walking opportunities on the doorstep of Alport, great for exploring the beauty of the Peak District National Park. Discover the stately beauty of Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Hardwick Hall, or unleash your wild side at Alton Towers! Alport is a wonderful base for exploring Derbyshire, all year round.

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