Derby 5.1 miles.
Set on the southern fringes of the Peak District, a stroll away from the local pub and with all the delights of Derby close by, is Fieldview House.
This wonderful, country house offers quality accommodation for a family or group of friends looking to tour the area.
Positioned on a residential road in a peaceful village, the house enjoys far reaching views of verdant countryside glistening in the summer sunshine.
Even on a cold winter's night the outdoors can be admired from the bi-folding doors in the sitting room, as the woodburner blazes on through the evening, keeping you toasty and warm.
The kitchen is contemporary in style, hosting family dinners at the dining table.
Catch glimpses of livestock grazing in the fields behind through the glass doors as you tuck into a delicious meal and chat about the adventures you've just had.
In summer you can glide open the doors and let a gentle breeze cool the space.
The ground level is complete with a single bedroom boasting an adjoining wet room, ideal for those with limited mobility.
Climb the stairs to the square landing which stems off into three spacious bedrooms.
There is a twin room with a wardrobe, and the double is also fitted with ample storage space.
Finally, the master bedroom boasts a tiled en-suite, wall-mounted TV and a Juliet balcony overlooking grassy green fields.
You also have an office on this floor, ideal for catching up on any work, followed by the modern family bathroom.
Indulge with a candle-lit hot soak on return from exploring the Peak District towns of Ashbourne, Bakewell and Buxton.
Relax on the patio with a drink and watch the kids play on the lawn.
You are within easy drive of Alton Towers Theme Park and the National Trust's Kedleston Hall, as well as plenty of other excursions to suit all tastes.
Walking and cycling come in abundance and Chatworth House is also worth a visit.
There are lots of countryside walks from the front door, many routes with lovely country pubs that can be accessed across the fields & footpaths, and for the children there is a play area very close to the house.
This superb base offers a relaxing holiday you won't forget.
Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size with en-suite shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x ground floor single with en-suite wet room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room with woodburning stove. First floor office.
About the location
Carsington Water 13 miles; Matlock 18 miles.
Renowned for its friendly citizens, Derby is the UK's most central city.
With a full programme of festivals and events throughout the year you are always spoilt for choice.
You can find fine food from all corners of the globe and Lonely Planet described it as “The best place to sample real ale in the world”.
There’s a wealth of arts, culture and heritage and excellent retail therapy on offer.
Derby is also a great base to explore nearby Peak District delights such as Ashbourne with it’s narrow cobbled alleys, coaching inns and almshouses and many fine Georgian buildings or Matlock and Matlock Bath, which has been attracting visitors since the 17th century.
A host of attractions await including Gulliver’s Kingdom and the Peak District Mining Museum.
Magnificent views down the gorge can be enjoyed from the cable car which takes visitors up to the Heights of Abraham – a great place for all the family with its showcaves, nature trail and water gardens.
A little further north is the market town of Bakewell and the world renowned Chatsworth House and Gardens, a lavish stately home with noted art collection plus a playground and farmyard in the lush grounds..