This beautiful stone terraced cottage is in the old part of Baslow, just yards from the entrance to the Chatsworth estate. The cottage dates back to about 1750 and is a stunning property that has been lovingly restored, retaining many original features such as staircases, beams, vaulted ceilings and exposed stonework, making a it characterful property in which to stay. There are three floors to be enjoyed; the kitchen is delightful with its stable door to the rear garden and the dining area is in this room. The cosy, comfortable sitting room houses an open fire, a perfect spot to relax in. There are three charming and elegant bedrooms and a sumptuous bathroom. This idyllic cottage makes a fabulous base to explore the wonderful Peak District.
Over three floors. Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x 2nd floor double, 1 x 2nd floor twin. Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Fitted well-equipped kitchen with utility room, dining area and stable door to rear garden. Compact sitting room with tiled floor and open fire.
Gas central heating with open fire. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV, DVD, library of books. Fuel, power and starter pack of fuel for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Roadside parking for 1 car, additional parking in municipal car park approx. 50m from property. Small rear courtyard with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 min walk. Note: Steep cottage stairs, please take care.
The picturesque village of Baslow is situated at the North end of Chatsworth House and the village has some unusual and striking features, not least, a river bridge that has three arches and is guarded by a toll house with diminutive measurements of only three and a half feet high. The village has a range of shops, restaurants and pubs and is only five miles from Bakewell, which has a further range of amenities and attractions. Chatsworth House and Park offer an array of attractions, with five gift shops, a farm shop, a garden centre and many fine places to eat as well as the house and park grounds to view. With so much to do and see, Baslow is the perfect holiday base to explore this part of the country.
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.