Glossop 2.5 miles.
A delightful little cottage located on a hill overlooking Glossop and the surrounding Dark Peak area of the Peak District.
Comfortable and well maintained throughout to provide welcoming accommodation, this cottage near Glossop is just the place for a small family or couple to enjoy the delights of this dramatic part of the Peak District.
With two bedrooms, a well-equipped kitchen/diner and a lovely sitting room complete with cosy woodburning stove, this Glossop cottage is just the place to enjoy some isolated peace and quiet.
Outside this Glossop cottage is a small front garden, and to the rear, a large garden accessed via patio doors from the sitting room, with a lawn and patio area to take in the views which surround this cottage near Glossop.
The village of Charlesworth is very close by, with its traditional village shops and some good food pubs to sample.
Within easy reach is the bustling centre of Glossop, renowned as the Gateway to the Peaks, which boasts plenty of shops and pubs, and lots of wonderful characterful buildings.
Numerous scenic walks radiate from the town, and the many attractions of the National Park can be enjoyed from the doorstep.
The nearby spa town of Buxton, with its majestic gardens and architecture, offers a lovely day out.
A lovely Glossop cottage to enjoy at any time of the year!
About the location
Buxton 14 miles.
The bustling, former mill town of Glossop sits in the north west of Derbyshire, surrounded by magnificent scenery in the Peak District. The town has plenty of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as a golf course with a pay-per-play scheme. Nearby, Manor Park was once the grounds of Glossop Hall, which belonged to the Dukes of Norfolk. Today it provides a wonderful spot for a picnic in the summer, with bowling greens, a semi-natural woodland, a children’s play area and tennis courts. The town of Glossop is also ideally situated for exploring the nearby Peak District National Park, with many attractions for walkers, cyclists and tourists. These include the peaceful village of Hayfield, less than five miles away and popular with walkers due its close proximity to Kinder Scout. A little further afield, Edale is the start of the Pennine Way and also caters well for tourists with its own collection of pubs, cafes and restaurants. As well as its magnificent scenery, the Peak District has many other attractive places to visit, including Chatsworth House, the spa town of Buxton and its majestic gardens and architecture. Visit the famous Blue John show caves at Castleton, the mining museum at Matlock and the Derwent Valley reservoirs, where The Dambusters practised low-level flying in World War II. 15 miles away, only half an hour by train, is Manchester with all its big city amenities and attractions. Here, you will find the United and City football stadiums, an abundance of high street and boutique shops, theatres, restaurants, a concert hall and a vibrant night life. With so much to see, do and visit in the surrounding area, you are sure of a fun-filled holiday!