Winner of Silver Award - Self Catering Enjoy England Excellence Award. Hillside Croft is a picturesque grade 2 listed historic, Derbyshire sandstone self catering country cottage, with many interesting features.
Ancient oak beams in every room, pretty leaded windows and cosy inglenook fireplaces with wood burning stoves add character to this beautiful cottage. Fitted and furnished to an exceptionally high standard with antique pine furniture and co ordinated furnishings. With five bedrooms this cottage can sleep up to 14 plus 2 plus 2 cots.
This delightful self catering cottage is set in over six acres of beautifully maintained cottage gardens and pastureland with fenced ponds, located at the edge of the Peak District and a short drive to Alton Towers.
A delightful retreat offering the chance for families and friends to get together for celebrations or to relax in peaceful surroundings. The perfect cottage for large groups. Centrally located just outside of Ashbourne it is the perfect base to explore this fascinating area.
Pampering and meals can be arranged. Hen parties are welcome.
Our pretty Derbyshire cottage has been given a 5 star grading by the English Tourism Council. It is safe and secure for children, quiet, private and relaxing for those wanting peace and wonderful scenery. There is car parking for over 10 cars in a secure environment. The cottage has 3 floors, there are 2 shallow staircases between every floor each with a half landing, making access for children, the elderly or infirm very accessible and safe. There are 5 bedrooms one of which is en suite and there is a fabulous master bathroom with roll topped bath and a second walk in shower.
The dining room with an inglenook fireplace and cosy wood burning stove is a delight for entertaining and adjoins our beautiful farmhouse kitchen which is equipped with all you will need for your creative cooking.
Meals can also be provided at the cottage to enhance your stay.
The main lounge has 3 quality settees, Colour TV, DVD, Ipod dock, video and music centre. It has a fireplace with a wood burning stove for those colder nights. The dining room along with all other rooms is fitted with quality antique pine furniture and also has a wood stove. The table seats 12 comfortably, there are extra chairs and two high chairs are provided.
The cottage has a fully fitted antique pine farmhouse kitchen, with tiled and marble worktops and a French double pottery sink. There is a halogen cooker with 2 ovens, a fridge/freezer, chest freezer, microwave, automatic washer, tumble drier, dishwasher, hoover, iron and ironing board, coffee maker and every other item you may wish for in a well equipped kitchen.
Wi fi is provided and a payphone is available.
Bedroom 1; With 2 single beds, a travel cot, dressing table, triple wardrobe and cabinets all in antique pine. Quality bedding and furnishings. Master Bedroom; 1 Double bed, travel cot, cabinets, dressing table and triple wardrobe. En suite facilities with power shower, WC, wash basin and shaving point. Bedroom 3; 1 double bed, 1 single bed, drawers, cabinets and wardrobes. Bedroom 4; 1 Double bed, 1 single bed, wardrobe, drawers, coffee table, colour TV.Bedroom 5 1 double and 2 single beds
Bedroom 5; Access through bedroom 4, contains 1 double bed, 2 single bed, bedside tables, wardrobe, chest drawers.
Hillside Croft has 5 bedrooms and can sleep from 10 to 16 people within these rooms..Located in central Derbyshire and edging the beautiful Peak District National Park its is ideally situated for all the many attractions and activities that this beautiful county has to offer. Visit the many stately homes such as Chatsworth House, Calker Abbey, Kedleston, Sudbury, Renishaw, Hardwick and Haddon Halls, Bolsover Castle, Tutbury Castle, Peveril Castle.
Close by are the theme parks of Alton Towers, Gullivers Kingdom or GO Ape at Buxton. A trip down some of the many stalagmite and stalactite or blue John Caves is a must. Try climbing, caving. canoeing, walking, hot air balloons, cycling, golfing, quad bikes, paint balling, pony trekking, all closeby. The magnificent scenery of the Peak District , full of pretty rivers, picturesque moorland and quaint villages is excellent for walking and exploring.
Carsington water sports and cycle hire is just 10 minutes. Steam Train and Tramway museums are close by as is the Derwent Heritage Trail with many historic cotton mills.
Meals and pampering is available by arrangement, beautiful gardens WIFI
Other Activities: Paint Balling, Clay pigeon shooting, archery, quad bikes
Golf: Ashbourne or Brailsford golf courses
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Jul 26 2014 - Aug 23 2014
3 night minimum stay
|Payment by either Cheque in £ sterling, bank transfer, BACs Payment, Paypal , cash. Any charges incurred by the choice of payment must be paid by the hirer. Deposits within 1 week of the reservation, final balance and security deposit 8 weeks before your arrival date. Terms and Conditions and Cancellation Insurance available on own website.|
|Notes||Cottages are normally rented Saturday to Saturday, time of arrival 4.00 pm, time of departure 10.00 am.
Other start dates are possible by arrangement, please ask and we will do our best to accommodate.
Mid week and weekend breaks are taken throughout most of the year.
Prices are from £1750 to £2250 per week inclusive of vat, Short Break prices on request.
Security deposits of £20 per person
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (GBP) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.