Derwent House - Matlock, Derbyshire, England

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Key Cottage Information

price
£1450 - £1950 weekly price range
bedrooms
Sleeps  2 to 12 people in 6 bedrooms 
bathrooms
5 bathroom(s)
pets welcome
Pet Friendly (1 dog welcome)
short breaks
Short breaks offered (min. 3 days)
family-friendly
Family-Friendly: Cot, High Chair available.
  4 star rated
Accessibility information: sorry this property has no disabled accessible features.
Number of units of accommodation: 1
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About Derwent House

Looking for a large six bedroom house to rent for a self-catering holiday in Matlock with family and friends?


Derwent House ticks all the boxes in terms of location and comfort. This big stone-built house has a big kitchen and a dining table in the dining room to seat twelve. Gather around the dining table for meals and enjoy a special time with your nearest and dearest. The kitchen is superbly furnished with everything you need to cater for a big group of people.

With six bedrooms and five bathrooms this is a truly comfortable holiday home. It stands in a quiet and leafy location overlooking Leys Hall Park in Matlock, yet only a short walk from the town centre with shops, pubs and eateries galore.

There is a Sainsbury’s supermarket and an M&S Foodhall nearby so that you can buy what you need as and when you need it. The location is convenient for any large group self-catering.

The self-catering house, a grade II listed Georgian residence offers good quality and attractive accommodation over three floors. The house inlcudes a separate dining room, second lounge and six bedrooms so there is ample space for all. The house is situated on Knowleston Place and overlooks overlooks Knowleston Gardens and the River Derwent by the side of the park. A range of attractions, such as Chatsworth House, Bakewell and the Crich Tramway museum are all within a short drive. The house is easily accessible by train and is less than a ten minute walk to Matlock station, which has excellent links to Derby and Nottingham. The house is an ideal base to explore the delights of the Peak District throughout the year and is an ideal venue to come to escape, relax and unwind for a weekend, mid-week or longer stay.

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Special Facilities

Special Features

Historic property Historic property: Georgian Grade II listed, built 1753
Exposed wooden beams Exposed wooden beams
Award-winning Award-winning property
Special features Secure bicycle shed. Large utility, which has hanging facilities for clothes and footwear. The house is well equipped and located for children of all ages. Parking is on the road in front of the house.

Entertainment Facilities

TV TV
Free Wifi Free Wifi

Leisure Facilities

Sorry this property does not have any onsite leisure facilities

Property Facilities

Kitchen & Dining

Microwave Microwave
Fridge/freezer Fridge/freezer
Washing machine Washing machine
Type of cooker Type of cooker: Gas cooker with 7 gas rings, 2 ovens plus a warming oven
Dining table Dining table seats 12

Bedrooms(s)

Bed linen provided Bed linen provided

Bathroom(s)

Bath Bath
Shower Shower
Towels provided Towels provided
Power shower Power shower

Other facilities

Coffee maker Coffee maker

Heating

Central heating Central heating
Woodburner Woodburner
Open fire Open fire

Garden and Outdoors

Enclosed garden Enclosed garden: Courtyard garden at back of house. Front overlooks, Knowleston public gardens.

Family-Friendly Facilities

Children welcome Children welcome
Cot Cot
High Chair High Chair

Dog-Friendly Facilities

Dogs welcome Dogs welcome - up to 1 dogs
Dog Bowl Dog Bowl

Setting and Local Information

Setting: Town Town
Views Views: Market town. Located in a quiet road in the centre of Matlock and overlooking the stream and Knowleston gardens
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Matlock Train Station and East Midlands Airport
Pub(s) nearby Pub(s) nearby
Good area for walking Good area for walking
Golf course nearby Golf course nearby
Fishing available nearby Fishing available nearby

More About this Property

Derwent House  - Matlock,
Type: Large Country House Large Country House.
Types of Bookings welcome: Corporate Events Corporate EventsFriends FriendsFamilies Families
Short breaks of 3 and 4 nights and full weeks are available throughout the year. You can view our latest availability on our website at: http://www.derwenthouse.co.uk/availability.html Our usual changeover days are Monday and Friday. However, if you require a different day please contact us and if possible we will be flexible. See website for details

Property Location

Matlock

Historic market town of Matlock on the eastern edge of the Peak District

Local Attractions

There is a vast range of facilities close by for all ages and tastes. It is worth taking a walk to High Tor in Matlock for views over the limestone crags and superb display of wild flowers. There is a wealth of nearby attractions including Chatsworth House and local villages to Alton Towers and rock climbing. The Peak District is also ideal to explore the stunning countryside, great walks and a range of sports. Walk or cycle the beautiful off-road Monsal Trail which begins near Bakewell.

Recommended Places to Visit: Chatsworth House, Haddon and Hardwick Hall. Local villages such as Hathersage for Jane Eyre fans, busy Castleton near the Devil's Arse and other caves, pretty Hartington. Alton Towers. Padley Gorge

Annual Events: Matlock Christmas Market - December. Well Dressings - throughout the Summer. Country shows - August and September

Recommended Places to Eat Out: There are a number of restaurants and pubs in Matlock and the surrounding area. Everything from coffee shops through to fast food outlets, a Wetherspoons and up-market eateries.

Local Sports: Tennis, golf, water sports, walking and biking. The Peak District offers several traffic free cycle trails.

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