Swanwick near Matlock, Peak District & Derbyshire Dales
A lovely detached house, situated in the hamlet of Swanwick on the edge of the Peak District National Park, 8 miles from Matlock. Set back from the main road, the property offers a comfortable, spacious and well-equipped touring base for visitors, boasting traditional furnishings and a delightful conservatory overlooking the patio and rear garden, ideal for summer barbecues. With good walking from the doorstep, local amenities, restaurants and pubs close by, and excellent road connections, this is an ideal base from which to explore the Peak District and surrounding areas. The Midland Railway centre is less than a five minute drive away, plus the popular town of Matlock, with its famous spa, and the Heights of Abraham are just a short drive away. This is a great location for relaxing and enjoying the many attractions of the area, at any time of the year.
Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with pantry. Sitting room with flame-effect gas fire and dining area. Conservatory.
Gas central heating with gas fire in sitting room. Gas cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, video, DVD, WiFi, stereo/CD player/radio, library of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lawned garden with patio area, garden furniture and BBQ. Children’s recreational area 300m away. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Matlock 8 miles.
Swanwick is a small hamlet in the parish of Alfreton, situated just a few miles from the main motorway links and on the very edge of the Derbyshire Dales. With good access to delightful countryside, excellent walking trails and the market town of Alfreton, which, as legend suggests, was named after Alfred the Great, the area is popular with visitors and provides a good base for exploring the Peak District. The popular town of Matlock, set in the beautiful wooded gorge of the River Derwent, has been attracting visitors to the area since the spa was developed in the late 17th Century. Locally there are a host of excellent restaurants and traditional old pubs as well as a host of attractions including Gulliverís Kingdom and the Peak District Mining Museum. Families can enjoy wonderful days out to the magnificent Chatsworth House, the cable car ride at the Heights of Abraham, Carsington Lake and the lively market town of Bakewell.