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Bretton Mount Cottage

Bretton near Eyam, Peak District & Derbyshire Dales (Ref. 10260)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Burrows
    April 2017
    “Amazing location and the owner was ...”
    Amazing location and the owner was fantastic. The cottage is cosy and had everything we needed. The view from the back garden is breath taking and the Barrel Inn pub is just across the road. Highly recommended, will definitely stay again.


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile

The property

Eyam 3 miles. This cosy studio apartment is set in the hamlet of Bretton, close to the village of Eyam, within the stunning Peak District National Park.

Simple and very comfortable throughout, this Eyam cottage provides welcoming accommodation.

Featuring a small, well-equipped kitchen, bathroom, an open plan bedroom with sitting area and lovely views, this Eyam cottage makes a great location for exploring the area.

From this Eyam cottage there are walks from the door, plus Bretton offers an excellent pub serving good food.

Nearby Eyam provides a fascinating view into its past with the story of how residents stopped the spread of the plague.

The picturesque market town of Bakewell is just 8 miles away from this Eyam cottage, offering a good selection of shops, pubs and restaurants.

With Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Hardwick Hall also within easy reach, your Eyam cottage is an ideal base for a relaxing break, at any time of year.


All ground floor. Open plan studio apartment with double bed, sitting area and patio doors to garden. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Separate fitted kitchen.


  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, DVD
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Lawned garden with furniture
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 2 mins walk
  • Note: Steep steps lead up to access the property
  • This property is not suitable for wheelchairs.

About the location


Bakewell 7 miles; Tideswell 5 miles.

Eyam is one of the best-preserved villages in the Peak District National Park, nestled at the foot of Sir William Hill, 800ft above sea level and is surrounded by the most glorious countryside. Historically the village is known as the famous 'plague village', as it went into voluntary quarantine when the plague was imported from London in 1665 and thus prevented the spread of the disease. There are many fine old houses in Eyam, and parts of the village have been kept as they looked several centuries ago, such as Eyam Hall (National Trust), a beautiful 17th century manor house with delightful gardens, craft shops and tea rooms. Above the village lies Eyam Moor, a fine area for walking, with fantastic views across the Derwent Valley, with its many Bronze Age remains and monuments. Visit Bakewell (7 miles) a picturesque market town which holds a livestock market every Monday and the home of the world famous Bakewell Pudding. Explore the mysterious caverns of Castleton, the elegant spa town of Buxton or enjoy the many stately homes on offer including Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Hardwick Hall, to mention a few. With Alton Towers, Britain's premier theme park, only a short drive away, this is an ideal base for all the family.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
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