Derwent House, is ideal holiday accommodation for up to 12 people. The house, a grade II listed Georgian residence, has been restored to provide individually designed rooms in a welcoming environment. The house inlcudes a seperate 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. Matlock that has a range of excellent amenities within walking distance of the house including shops, restaurants and pubs. A range of attractions, such as Chatsworth House, Bakewell and the Crich Tramway museumare all within a short drive. The house is easily accesible 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.
This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2009
- Historical Property
- Georgian Grade II listed, built 1753
- With Exposed Beams
- 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
Kitchen & Dining:
- Video or DVD
- Internet Access
- Coffee Maker
- Washing Machine
- Type of Cooker: Gas cooker with 7 gas rings, 2 ovens plus a warming oven
- Dining Table Seats: 12
- 3 Kingsize Bed(s)
- 1 Double Bed(s)
- 4 Single Bed(s)
- Bed Linen Provided
- Ensuite Bathroom
- Power Shower
- Towels Provided
Garden and Outdoors:
- Central Heating
- Open Fire
- Wood Stove
- Enclosed Garden: Courtyard garden at back of house. Front overlooks, Knowleston public gardens.
- Market town. Located in the centre of Matlock and overlooking the stream and Knowleston gardens
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.
Please visit the owner's website to find out more about the holiday cottage, amenities,
surrounding area and places to visit in Derbyshire.
See website for details
There is a vast range of facilities close by for all ages and tastes. From 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.
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Matlock Train Station and East Midlands Airport
Recommended Places to Visit: Chatsworth House, Haddon and Hardwick Hall
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.
Local Sports: Tennis, golf, water sports, walking and biking