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Elm Cottage - Fold Yards

(Ref. 1156478)

Alderwasley near Crich, Peak District & Derbyshire Dales Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi


2 Customer Reviews

  • "Beautiful property lovely setting in the countryside 5 mins to local amenities Relaxing stay Friendly hosts"

    Reviewed by Jacqueline5.0Jun 2024

  • "Absolutely beautiful accommodation and well located to explore the beautiful Derbyshire Dales."

    Highly recommended. Thank you for having us.

    Reviewed by Kate5.0Jun 2024

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  • This property does not accept arrivals on a Sunday
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x ground-floor king-size, 1 x king-size
  • Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, double basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Underfloor heating with radiators upstairs
  • Electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, kettle, toaster
  • Smart TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available
  • Please note: This property does not accept Sunday check-ins
  • Off-road parking for plenty of cars
  • Rear patio with furniture
  • Front shared garden with patio and gravelled area
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 2 miles, pub 1.5 miles
  • Please Note: This property does not accept arrivals on a Sunday
  • This property has a connecting door to property Holly Cottage (1156476) which enables both cottages to be rented as one if required

The property

Crich 2.1 miles.

Elm Cottage is a lovely holiday home located on a working, deep within the scenic hills of Alderwasley, Derbyshire.

With ample off-road parking and spacious accommodations, this delightful retreat is perfect for families and friends seeking a tranquil countryside escape.

As you enter the property, you will be greeted by the open-plan area, a welcoming space where you can relax, dine, and cook to your heart's content.

The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need to prepare delicious meals, which can be enjoyed at the dining table, offering seating for all guests.

After dinner, retire to the sitting room, where you can unwind in front of the Smart TV, perfect for movie nights in.

When sleep calls, choose from two king-size bedrooms, one of which is conveniently located on the ground floor.

Both rooms are tastefully decorated, offering a serene haven for rest and relaxation.

The property also benefits from a exceptional shower room, complete with a walk-in shower, providing an elegant space to freshen up after a day of exploring the local area.

Outside, you will find a private rear patio with furniture, an ideal spot for enjoying a morning coffee or dining alfresco on warmer days.

To the front of the property, there is a shared garden with a patio and gravelled area, offering additional space to relax and take in the peaceful surroundings.

Welcome to the serene haven that is Elm Cottage, your perfect retreat in the heart of Derbyshire.

Note: This property can be booked with refs. 1155718, 1155766, 1156474, 1156475, 1156476, 1156479 and 1156481 together sleeping 28 guests.

The Fold Yard

The Fold Yard is an exceptional collection of eight properties that were originally constructed between 1895 and 1900. These lovely properties rest on a working farm amongst the scenic hills of Alderwasley, Derbyshire. Each of these has a wonderful farm-themed interior, private patios and an excellent location close to the Peak District National Park. The Fold Yard are ideal for families, friends and even couples who are looking to explore this luxurious province. While residing at The Fold Yard you can visit Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and Kedleston Hall. Alderwasley is renowned for beautiful walks through Shining Cliff woods and the Midshires Way runs through the village near to Fold Yards. Locally the Great British Car Experience and the White Peak Distillery are only 2 miles away. The market town of Wirksworth is 2 and 1/2 miles away with local amenities, restaurants, St Mary's Walk where the ancient St Mary's Church stands, the Ecclesbourne Heritage Railway, Black Rocks and the High Peak Cycle Trail leading to Tissington. Alderwasley is on the boundary of Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site. Venture to the Heights of Abraham where you can soak up the brilliant views on a cable car journey, thereafter, head to the Great Masson Cavern located here for a subterranean adventure. Indulge in days filled with fun at the Matlock Bath Aquarium and arcade, or learn more about the tramway history of the area at Crich Tramway Village. Spend languorous afternoons exploring the idyllic Black Rocks or delve into the rich industrial past of the area at Cromford Mills. Whatever you decide to do, The Fold Yard is sure to complete your perfect countryside escape.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Matlock 7 miles.

The village of Crich (known as Cardale in the hit TV series Peak Practice) is full of character and history, and boasts a number of shops and several pubs. There are walks around the village, and trams (the village is home to the National Tramway Museum) move up the valley to some of the most beautiful views of the Derbyshire Dales. Matlock, 7 miles away, offers a range of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as attractions such as Gulliver’s Kingdom. Magnificent views down the gorge can be enjoyed from the cable car that takes visitors up to the Heights of Abraham - a great place for all the family with its show-caves, nature trail, water gardens and Owl Maze. South of the town is the start of the High Peak Cycle Trail, while to the north are the market town of Bakewell, Chatsworth House and Park and Haddon Hall, with Carsington Water offering fantastic watersports - not to be missed! Ideal at any time of year!

This property does not accept arrivals on a Sunday

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas