Orchard House near Matlock - Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England

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Key Cottage Information

£1200 - £2500 weekly price range
Sleeps  14 to 16 people in 6 bedrooms 
4 bathroom(s)
pets welcome
Pet Friendly (4 dogs welcome)
short breaks
Short breaks offered (min. 2 days)
Family-Friendly: Cot, High Chair available.
Rating: Not assessed
Accessibility information: sorry this property has no disabled accessible features.
Number of units of accommodation: 1
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A large 6 bedroom house to rent for a relaxed and comfortable holiday near Matlock

This six bedroom large house stands surrounded by expansive mature gardens with trees, lawns, a large pond and a campfire area and lots of seating. There is enough space for your party to make  'altogether memories' but lots of smaller quiet places for reflection or 'romantic' moments. Two rooms have balconies which have views over the garden and surrounding hills. A perfect garden for a treasure hunt! 

The property is ideally situated for walking, cycling or water sports at nearby Carsington Water. There is secure cycle storage at the house.  This shabby chic holiday home is close to the Peak District, just south of Matlock in Wirksworth. There are various nearby attractions include several stately homes, the spa towns of Matlock and Buxton, the national stone centre, Ecclesbourne railway and locally Stoney wood with its acclaimed Star Disc.

Very pet-friendly holiday home

We welcome guests with up to four dogs. The grounds allow for plenty of exercise and discovery.The acres of open countryside of the Peak District are a short drive away. Take to the hills and revel in the long walks available with dogs.

This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2016

More Information

Orchard House near Matlock  - Wirksworth,

This centrally heated Derbyshire holiday home has:

  • Bedroom 1 Double ensuite with single day bed TV and balcony
  • Bedroom 2 Double even suite TV and balcony
  • Bedroom 3 Double Room TV and single day bed
  • Bedroom 4 twin beds
  • Bedroom 5 double Bedroom with wash basin
  • Bedroom 6 is a downstairs double bedroom
  • Double sofa bed in lounge
  • Family bathroom 
  • Separate shower room
  • Downstairs cloakroom

There is a well equipped large open plan kitchen including a range with gas top and fan ovens, a dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave and coffee machine

The garden room has a bespoke table with seating for 14 an is fully glazed giving delightful views over the garden and parterre and an ideal vantage point for watching the many birds and squirrels

A games area with puzzles game sets with French door access ro the veranda over looking the garden.

Traditional sitting room with feature open fire comfy sofas TV/DVD including sky and French window access to courtyard and gardens

There is free unlimited Wi-Fi throughout the house and mobile signals are good

Outside there is a washer/dryer and clothes drying rack

Delightful gardens attract a large variety of birds squirrels and hedgehogs. Frogs toads newts and dragonflies make their home in and around the pond. Bats visit at dusk. There are several dens for children and a herb garden for guests use. Because the gardens are so large there is also room for extra guest to camp out is they wished as long as this is by prior arrangement. 

  • There is plenty of on site parking
  • dogs a are welcome
  • the garden is secure once the gates have been closed



Property Facilities

Special Features:
  • Drying room with washer dryer and drying rack all in outside wash room
Entertainment Facilities:
  • TV
  • Sky TV
  • Video or DVD
  • Internet Access
Kitchen & Dining:
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee Maker
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Washing Machine
  • Type of Cooker: Gas hob / electric ovens
  • Dining Table Seats: 16
  • 5 Double Bed(s)
  • 4 Single Bed(s)
  • 1 Sofabed(s)/Futon(s)
  • Bed Linen Provided
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Towels Provided
  • Central Heating
  • Open Fire
Garden and Outdoors:
  • Enclosed Garden: One acre of mature gardens, lawns, parterre, orchard pond
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Parking
  • Town
  • Views over own acre of garden from all windows, extended views over rooftops and far hills from others

Local Attractions

Alton Towers 40 mins away, Chatsworth House 30 mins away, Several stately homes approx 30mins away, Close to Peak District, Gullivers Kingdom and Matlock Bath 10 mins

Nearest Train Station or Airport: Matlock

Recommended Places to Visit: Alton Towers theme park, Chatsworth House and Gardens make for a pleasant day out. Haddon Hall, Gullivers Kingdom for family appeal, Carsington Water, Castleton Blue John Mines

Annual Events: Carnival week last week in May, Open Garden in July, Wirksworth art and architectural festival in September

Recommended Places to Eat Out: Le Mistral resteraunt, Coffee Drop cafe, Mercia, bistro style Sizzling Pig The Hope and Anchor

Local Sports: Sailing, walking and cycling locally. There is a small swimming pool and sports hall in Wirksworth


Wirksworth is a small market town full of historic buildings ranging from St Mary's church dating mostly from the 13th century to lead miners cottages. It has many quaint alleyways, individual shops as well as a small cinema a swimming pool and the acclaimed Star Disc in Stoney wood. There is a Tuesday market and a monthly farmers market.

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