Grindleford 3 miles.
This cosy first floor apartment, boasting glorious Derbyshire views, is situated on the site of the owner's outdoor pursuits centre, three miles from the village of Grindleford in the Peak District National Park.
This lovely self-catering apartment is the perfect base for a couple or family who wish to explore this wonderful part of the Peak District and surrounding area, or enjoy one of the many activities, including canoeing, kayaking and rock climbing that can be found on-site.
Once inside this welcoming apartment you will find two bedrooms, a shower room and a light and airy open plan living area with a woodburning stove.
There’s no better feeling than to sit in front of the stove on a cold evening with a warm drink in hand.
The Peak District National Park offers breathtaking views and fantastic opportunities for walkers, cyclists, photographers and wildlife watchers.
Close by are a myriad of underground formations, including the UK's highest natural cavern at Castleton, the town of Bakewell, where you can sample the iconic puddings (not tarts!), for which it’s famous for, and for a grand day out visit the magnificent Chatsworth House, home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire.
You will be overwhelmed by its sheer grandeur and opulence, with the gardens and surrounding park offering fine scenery, woods and gentle walks.
With many other attractions within reach and the vibrant city of Sheffield nine miles away, this charming apartment is a great base for everyone in your party.
All first floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x adult bunks. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
About the location
Hathersage 3 miles; Castleton 8 miles; Sheffield 11 miles.
The village of Grindleford is located in the valley of the River Derwent, within the Peak District National Park. Grindleford offers a church, a community shop and a church, whilst the village of Upper Padley, only a mile away has a railway station and café with direct trains to the city of Sheffield. Close by is Grindleford Walk, which starts at the train station and takes you through the wonderful Padley Gorge, a Site of Special Scientific Interest and Longshaw Estate. At the start of the walk you will see Totley Tunnel, which at over three miles in length linked the Hope Valley with Sheffield. On the way you will walk through open moorland and past Longshaw Lodge, which was once a shooting lodge for the Duke of Rutland. Close by is the Parson House Outdoor Pursuits Centre, which is where you can enjoy a number of water and land based activities, including canoeing, climbing and orienteering. Three miles away is the village of Hathersage, which many people visit due to the churchyard and the grave of ‘Little John’ of Robin Hood fame. Also Charlotte Bronte’s famous novel Jane Eyre is thought to have been inspired by her visit to Hathersage vicarage in 1845, and there are good selection of shops, pubs and places to eat, as well as a public, open air heated swimming pool. Also in the area are Castleton, which is famous for its cavern’s, the town of Bakewell, the fabulous Chatsworth House and Sheffield, which is only 11 miles away. An excellent location for your Peak District holiday.