Tucked away in the quiet village of Litton is this charming detached cottage.
This lovely cottage is ideal for a family or a couple who are looking for a peaceful retreat in a fabulous location.
Accessed through a shared graveled courtyard you step into the private lawned garden where there are large bi-fold doors into the open plan living area.
Well-decorated throughout the cottage is very comfortable and feels like home as soon as you enter.
The main living area is a contemporary yet cosy room with a well-equipped kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area set around a woodburning stove.
The spiral staircase takes you up to the two well-appointed bedrooms with a double and a twin room which has a standard single bed and a raised cabin bed, perfect for the children.
These bedrooms share use of the family bathroom.
With only pedestrian access to the property this is a very tranquil location and the lawned garden has a patio area with furniture where you can sit and enjoy the peace and quiet.
A short walk from the door takes you to the village pub and shop and nearby Tideswell has more options for dining out.
This beautiful area is ideal for walkers, cyclists and mountain bikers as there is some stunning scenery on offer in Monsal Dale.
This wonderful area is an ideal destination and Bluebell Cottage is a lovely base to return to at the end of the day.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin with single and raised cabin bed. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. External utility.
About the location
Tideswell 1.7 miles; Bakewell 5.5 miles; Buxton 9.6 miles; Chatsworth House 10 miles.
The village of Litton features a green complete with ancient wooden stocks, a community shop, and the 17th century Red Lion pub with reputed excellent home-cooked food. The area boasts spectacular views of the twin viaducts that once carried powerful steam locomotives from London to Manchester as part of the Midlands Line. The old line now forms an 8.5 mile walking/cycling trail that meanders along the hills above the River Wye. The four railway tunnels along the route, Headstone Tunnel, Cressbrook Tunnel, Litton Tunnel, Chee Tor Tunnel are open for trail users. Nearby Tideswell stands in the heart of the Peak District National Park. Famous for its fine church dedicated to St John the Baptist, known as "The Cathedral of the Peak", Tideswell is also noted for its well dressing and carnival wakes, and has many fine country inns, a chemist, butchers, bakers and much more. There is excellent walking with rugged peaks to the north, gentle hills and dales to the south and Miller’s Dale nearby. Mam Tor and Castleton are only a few miles away and the popular towns of Buxton and Bakewell are a 15 minute drive.