12 The Green is a romantic retreat in the village of Middleton, near Wirksworth. The cottage has a double bedroom with en-suite shower room, and a cosy open plan living area with kitchen, breakfast bar and sitting area with woodburning stove. Outside is a front patio with furniture and views over the village, and parking can be found in the surrounding streets. 12 The Green makes a wonderful retreat for couples looking to tour the area's villages and historic homes, walkers and cyclists hoping to tackle the many trails, peaks and paths nearby, or anyone who simply wants to relax in charming surroundings.
One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen with breakfast bar and sitting area with woodburning stove.
Gas central heating with woodburning stove in sitting area. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi selection of books and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking available. Front enclosed patio with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Pub 2 mins walk. Shop 1 mile. Note: This is a traditional Derbyshire cottage with fairly steep stairs which open directly into the bedroom.
Situated just a few miles from Matlock on the edge of the White Peak is Wirksworth, a small market town. Full of character with many buildings of architectural interest including its magnificent parish church, Wirksworth offers a quieter alternative to the popular town of Matlock. Visitors can enjoy exploring the ancient 'jitties' and courtyards, as well as the National Stone Centre, the delightful surrounding countryside and the nearby Carsington Water and High Peak Trail. Rock climbing and cycling facilities in the region cater to every level of skill, and there is good walking all around. The country homes of Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall are within easy reach, as is Matlock Bath with its spectacular cable car, the newly restored Ecclesbourne Valley Railway and Gulliver's Kingdom. Only two miles away, the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site in Cromford provides a fascinating day out.
The ultimate in "year-round" appeal, the Peak District offers countryside, picturesque villages and magnificent scenery. It touches upon six counties and encloses 555 square miles of open moorland, flowing rivers, and wooded dales.