Brown Hare Cottage

Youlgreave near Bakewell, Peak District (Ref. 911736)

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Cottage features

  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A pretty, mid-terrace cottage boasting outstanding countryside views, set in the historic village of Youlgreave, in the Peak District. Wonderfully furnished throughout, with glorious views from most rooms, this Youlgreave cottage is perfect for families and groups of friends wishing to enjoy village living in the heart of Derbyshire. This Youlgreave cottage offers three bedrooms, all with wooden floors and low doorways, adding to the charming character of this lovely cottage. The bedrooms are made up of a double, a twin, and a single with an additional stacker bed, which can also be made into a comfortable double bed on request. There is a family bathroom providing the perfect spot for a relaxing soak after a long day exploring. The living areas offer splendid views, stretching across the luscious surrounding countryside. Prepare delicious meals in the well-equipped kitchen before sitting down to discuss the day’s adventures in the adjoining dining area. The sitting room, with its feature beams and exposed stonework offers a cosy place to unwind by the warming woodburning stove. From the sitting room, French doors lead outside this Derbyshire cottage into an idyllic south-facing garden, the perfect place for enjoying an evening drink and taking in the outstanding views across the valley and hills. Youlgreave is home to a small shop/Post Office, a high quality butcher/baker and three good pubs serving food (including one offering takeaways), whilst a larger range of amenities is available in the nearby market town of Bakewell. From this Youlgreave cottage, wonderful walking and cycling can be enjoyed in the Peak District National Park, including the traffic-free routes of Monsal Trail and High Peak Trail. With the magnificent Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall also within driving distance, this Youlgreave cottage is an ideal base for a break exploring the Peak District, all year round!

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single with pull-out stacker bed (can be double on request). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove.

Amenities

Gas central heating with underfloor heating in kitchen and hall and woodburning stove. Electric range oven with gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking for 1 car outside cottage, additional parking in village charged on honesty box basis, 2 mins walk away. Enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops and pubs 5 mins walk. Note: Very low wall at foot of garden, children to be supervised.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

YOULGREAVE

Bakewell 4 miles.

Surrounded by stunning countryside, the ancient village of Youlgreave winds its way along a narrow limestone shelf, situated between two of the area's loveliest valleys - Lathkill Dale to the north and Bradford Dale to the south. Once the centre of Derbyshire's lead-mining industry, this charming village now plays home to 3 pubs, all serving food, 2 shops (one with a Post Office) and a delightful medieval church. The attractive market town of Bakewell is nearby and offers a good selection of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as a frequent local market. With the whole of the Peak District National Park on the doorstep, many stately homes to visit including Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Hardwick Hall, as well as Alton Towers, Britain's premier theme park, just a short drive away, this great area has plenty to offer!

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