Cromford 1 mile.
Set in a sizeable plot, amongst a very beautiful landscape, this traditional stone-built barn conversion rests near to the High Peak Trail, at High Peak Junction which is part of the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site.
With its character features, comfy furnishings and mighty beamed ceilings, Oak Tree Cottage is a real home-from-home.
This is the perfect choice, whether you’re seeking a space to relax and turn your back on the world for a while, or wish to weather your walking boots during an action-packed adventure.
The cottage-style kitchen and rustic dining table open to the warmth of the sitting room with its cosy electric stove and sumptuous sofas making for a very sociable evening in.
The bedrooms are well equipped with solid wood furniture; one is located on the ground floor with a shower room and toilet next to it, a really useful feature for anyone not-too-happy with stairs.
The other two bedrooms are on the first floor along with the family bathroom.
The hallway provides a warm and useful space to hang your coats and park your boots, and immediately outside the back door is a patio with table and chairs where you can relax with a coffee before setting out on an adventure.
Beyond that, you’re free to wander the fields and woods and directly join some of the many trails and footpaths such as the High Peak Trail.
There is secure storage for bikes in between missions.
There’s a lot to explore, or simply sit and watch, without even leaving the boundaries of this lovely cottage.
Venture just a little further and your holiday opens to a whole host of possibilities with the exciting Heights of Abraham, Matlock and Matlock Bath and the National Park itself to discover.
This is a charming little cottage to return to at the end of each day’s discovery.
Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x ground floor twin. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire.
About the location
Matlock Bath 1 mile; Matlock 3 miles; Bakewell 10 miles.
Set in the beautiful wooded gorge of the River Derwent and surrounded by wooded hills and cliffs, the village of Cromford lies just one mile from the vibrant spa town of Matlock Bath and three miles from Matlock. Famous for its connections with Sir Richard Arkwright and the cotton trade, and often referred to as the cradle of the Industrial Revolution. Today, Cromford offers a selection of quality pubs, shops and cafés, as well as Arkwright’s Cromford Mill and canal, a world heritage site. The area boasts an abundance of attractions such as Gulliver's Kingdom, the nearby Peak District Mining Museum and splendid Chatsworth House. Visitors can take a ride on the Heights of Abraham cable car and take in the views in style, whilst the more active are catered for with plentiful walking around the Derwent Valley and the White Peak, as well as rock climbing and also with cycling opportunities at Carsington Water and the High Peak, Monsal and Tissington Cycle Trails.