The Milk House

Wirksworth, Peak District & Derbyshire Dales (Ref. 29982)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 3

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Marsh
    February 2017
    “Great area with great access to ...”
    Great area with great access to Matlockand Carsington water.
    Great area with great access to Matlockand Carsington water.

Features

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

The property

Wirksworth 1 mile.

A wonderful, detached cottage in Bolehill, overlooking the countryside and the village of Wirksworth, in the heart of the Peak District.

Set over three floors and beautifully appointed with oak flooring, beamed ceilings, character stonework, and wonderful countryside views across to the church spire in Wirksworth, this Peak District cottage is just the spot for families and groups of friends exploring the pretty Derbyshire Dales and beyond.

This cottage near Wirksworth offers four bedrooms over the lower ground and first floors, a first floor shower room with a separate WC, and a family bathroom on the lower ground floor.

Enjoy the use of a well-equipped kitchen and dining area, and a beautiful sitting room with a woodburning stove and patio doors leading outside, taking in the pretty views.

Outside, this cottage near Wirksworth enjoys a sunny patio boasting stunning views of the surrounding countryside, perfect to enjoy a drink and plan your days’ adventures!

Nearby, the town of Wirksworth is steeped in history, with an array of interesting architecture, good shops, pubs and restaurants, and a lively weekly market.

With scenic walks, great cycling, watersports on Carsington Water, and other family attractions nearby, this Wirksworth cottage is an ideal base and a wonderful holiday location, all year round.

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Accommodation

Over three floors. Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x lower ground floor king-size double, 1 x twin, 1 x lower ground floor twin. Shower room with shower. Separate basin and WC. Lower ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburning stove.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating and lower ground floor underfloor heating with woodburning stove
  • Range cooker with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in the rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in the rent
  • Highchair
  • Off road parking in Bodehill on first come, first served basis 1 min walk
  • Additional roadside parking available
  • Enclosed patio with furniture and BBQ
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 1 mile

About the location

WIRKSWORTH

Matlock 6 miles.

Wirksworth is a small, charming market town situated just a few miles from Matlock, on the edge of The Peak District. Wirksworth is full of character with many buildings of architectural interest, including its magnificent parish church. Independent shops sit alongside the deli, butchers and bakers with a strong local food ethic. Visitors will enjoy exploring the ancient “jitties” and courtyards of the Puzzle Gardens, along with the Heritage Centre and the delightful surrounding countryside including nearby Carsington Water, Black Rocks and the High Peak Trail. Rock climbing and cycling can be enjoyed here at every level, and there is fantastic walking all around. Well Dressing is unique to Derbyshire, and Wirksworth combines this tradition with a lively carnival in May. There is also an annual Arts festival with an amazing Art & Architecture Trail in September, showcasing contemporary art and international performers of every kind. With an art deco independent cinema and a range of places to eat there is plenty to entertain. The town offers a leisure centre with a climbing wall and a small trainer swimming pool, The Eco Centre, The National Stone Centre and the Mount Cook Adventure Centre. The weekly market and monthly farmers' market provide local produce and crafts. Beautiful Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall are within easy reach, as well as Matlock Bath, with its spectacular cable car, the heritage Ecclesbourne Valley Railway and Gulliver's Kingdom. Only two miles away, the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site in Cromford is not to be missed. In all, Wirksworth is a great location for a varied holiday.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas