A beautiful semi-detached cottage overlooked by the castle in the heart of Castleton in the Peak District National Park.
Walk through the front door and discover wonderful accommodation with a lovely living space which shows off open stonework, beams and a warming woodburning stove.
Take a book and settle in the window seat to sit and enjoy watching the world go by or marvel at the castle above and imagine the history of it!
A well-equipped kitchen is just off the sitting room and the cottage stairs lead directly from the living area and lead to two lovely bedrooms, both boasting ornamental fireplaces.
Outside is a private yard to the rear and a utility room which is the perfect place to dry your outdoor clothes after a day spent discovering the surrounding National Park.
Castleton is just a delight of a village, with a huge array of pubs, cafes, coffee shops and gift shops, making it a lovely place to wander around for an afternoon.
Just outside Castleton are a range of popular tourist attractions with the Blue John Cavern, the Pennine Way and the Ladybower Reservoir all just short drives away.
This charming cottage in Castleton is perfect at any time of the year.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove. External utility.
About the location
CASTLETON, PEAK DISTRICT
Hope 1.5 miles; Buxton 10 miles; Bakewell 13 miles.
The outstandingly beautiful Peak District village of Castleton is situated at the top of the Hope Valley, on the doorstep of some great walking country. Steeped in fascinating history, the village boasts the Norman Peverill Castle Keep which is in a commanding position keeping an eye on the village and the National Park. The village is a draw to walkers and all manner of outdoor enthusiasts wanting to follow the paths, conquer the Winnats Pass or have a go at caving. Castleton is world-famous for its visitor caves and the beautiful semi precious stone Blue John which is only found and mined here. Castleton has a fabulous array of interesting little gift shops, some fantastic food pubs and an excellent Visitor Centre with its small museum explaining life in the Hope Valley, plus the Christmas lights and festive activities are very popular with visitors during December. Nearby are the pretty villages of Edale, the start of the Pennine Way, Hope and Hathersage with its seasonal outdoor swimming pool. Enjoy a day out at Alton Towers or visit the impressive Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. Also within easy reach are Buxton, Matlock Bath and Carsington Water, while further afield are the market towns of Ashbourne and Leek.
Note: No children or infants under 3.