About the property
- Cottage4843 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 - 5 nights
3 bedrooms,2 bathrooms,Village Centre with views over Cathedral of The Peak.
Relax, unwind and enjoy our cosy and luxury appointed cottage.The Cornerhouse offers our guests a quality home from home feel and is dog friendly. The cottage is located in the village centre. It offers quality fittings and furnishings, whilst retaining numerous character features, including oak beams throughout and stone floors in the kitchen. FREE WiFi throughout is included.
Free and unlimited parking nearby in village lanes and market places. One car can drop off and unload right next to The Cornerhouse . There is a separate walled garden next to Church. for relaxing with a glass of wine after a country walk in The peak District.
The Cornerhouse is in a central village location, adjacent to the beautiful 14th Century church known as The Cathedral of The Peak.
Guests have recently booked for family birthdays, special anniversary celebrations and a mini Honeymoon, as the top vaulted bedroom is a romantic, characterful and spacious bedroom.
We are one of few holiday cottages offering FREE LOGS & COAL for the duration of your stay in colder months included.
GARDEN: Please note our secluded and sheltered cottage stonewalled and gated garden is separate from The Cornerhouse and is lovely to sit out and catch the early morning and late afternoon sunshine after a walk.
BEDDING & TOWELS : Luxury cotton bed linen, fluffy towels, bath mats, tea towels and oven gloves are included to make your packing lighter.
COOKING:Tea, coffee, sugar, condiments, herbs and spices, oils and vinegars, dishwasher and washing machine tablets are included to make cooking in the cottage easier and save you buying essentials.
DINING KITCHEN: The cream wooden bespoke dining kitchen is cosy and well equipped, with luxury Range cooker with gas hob, wok burner and griddle, 2 electric fan ovens, luxury AEG Lavazza Pod Coffee machine with initial supply of pods ,oiled oak worktops, Belfast sink, combi microwave, Dualit toaster & kettle, full sized fridge freezer, integrated dishwasher, plus Ercol dining furniture for 6 people.
FIREPLACE & SITTING ROOM: An original grit-stone fireplace houses a Clearview log burner in the sitting room, which has comfortable sofas for 6 people, a flat screen TV, Blu Ray DVD player and a cupboard with board games, DVDs for those evenings in after a day's walking in The Peak District or trying the numerous cafes, pubs and restaurants in Tideswell right on your doorstep.
STORAGE & LAUNDRY Facilities: Additional storage is provided in a traditional walk in larder and a cellar with a washing machine and tumble dryer for guests' use.
BATH & SHOWERS: Two bath/shower rooms, one on each floor,combines original features with 21st century modern comforts.
HIGH QUALITY BEDS: We offer high quality beds, HYPNOS Mattresses in the Super-king and Twin bedrooms, Memory Foam mattress in King-size bedroom to give our guests a choice. We offer Hotel quality Goosedown and Feather duvets and pillows or hypoallergenic duvets to give our guest a choice, crisp cotton bed linen and luxurious throws for a relaxing night’s sleep after walking, cycling or other outdoor activities in the area. 1 king-size antique brass and metal bed , a super- king-size bed and twin beds make comfortable sized bedrooms for a family or a group of friends.
The bespoke solid wood kitchen with modern luxury range cooker ( gas hob and electric fan ovens) situated in an original stone fireplace is ideal for cooking and sharing family meals.
The open plan sitting room with its original stone fireplace and log burner and beams, gives both an airy and cosy feel to the comfortable home keeping you warm in the evenings.
A luxury complimentary WELCOME HAMPER INCLUDED : We provide a welcome hamper, which includes a range of local products from village independent shops, including bread, milk, butter,tea and coffee to make that first cuppa and a cake or biscuits after a long journey on arrival and your first breakfast if you arrive late and shops are closed after 10pm.
DOG WELCOME PACK: For your dog we include a welcome pack including treats,doggy bags, bowls , dog towels for muddy paws and even a dog bed.
You can exercise dogs in the Churchyard along the public footpath going
straight from the front door of The Cornerhouse through the churchyard
gardens and up past the Community Gardens to Alma Road near the local
Primary School .
Please note,there is no direct access from the front door directly into the
garden for dogs and children so please take care as vehicles occasionally use the little lane by the Cornerhouse to get to the Preschool and Church.
PARKING: Free parking is available on the streets in the village .
Nikki and John Turton
- Response time:
- within a few days
- Calendar last updated:
- May 14, 2018
About Nikki and John Turton
Bringing up a family, working in Engineering and Mid Life Career Coaching, we decided on a complete change discovering a new phase in our lives after our sons grew up and left home. We enjoy village life, old properties and walking in beautiful surroundings with our golden retriever. Now we also have more time to spend with wider family, visit historic places and theatres and enjoy volunteering in the local community of Tideswell. We are available to help with anything you might wish to know both before and during your stay.
Nikki and John Turton purchased this Cottage in 2015
Why Nikki and John Turton chose Tideswell
Visiting and holidaying in the area for over 35 years with our family, friends and dogs, we were delighted when we discovered this characterful property, The Corner House in Tideswell. Old beams, log fire,stone floors, quirky corners, larder and cellar. Centrally-placed in the village, next to historic buildings, this house allows for a car free walking and cycling base in the Peak District National Park. We have family links to Sheffield, Bakewell and Buxton and appreciate what the Peak District has to offer for all ages.
What makes this Cottage unique
Character, cosy and authentic cottage in a Central Village location. Tideswell village offers a friendly, community whilst retaining the feel of a working village with holiday makers easily mixing in with so many cafes, pubs and restaurants on your doorstep. Many beautiful Peak District walks right from the cottage front door for dogs.
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Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
We had a lovely short break in Tideswell. The snow made the village look beautiful!
The house was warm and cosy - the wood burning stove was a bonus in the freezing cold weather. It was ideal being in the centre of a village as we were virtually snowed in. We could easily walk to shops and pubs.
The house was very well equipped and the welcome hamper very much appreciated. We need to come again when to explore more of the beautiful countryside.
Thank you Felicity for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your snowy break in The Cornerhouse. We’re pleased that providing free logs for the log burner and and local products in the welcome hamper proved so welcoming for you and made you comfortable.
We look forward to welcoming you again in future
Best wishes Nikki
Charm, beauty, and comfort describe the cottage and village.
Lovely cottage in a sweet little village and both supply everything you need for a perfect vacation. The house is comfortable and the owners work hard to provide their guests with everything they could want or need. There were four of us, all ladies, and everytime one of us mentioned something we wished we had, we would open a cabinet and find one. Wonderful kitchen, comfortable beds, and a short walk to every place you need.
The village has several pubs and restaurants, a pharmacy, tea room, and a commissary which is open into the evening and is only a 3 minute walk from the cottage. We couldn't believe our good fortune in finding a place so convenient to all we wanted to see and do. It took a day or so to figure out the bus system but the locals and the bus drivers were happy to help and
once you experience the buses, it becomes quite easy to explore this part of England without a car.
wonderful location for our family get-together
Six adults and a 6 month old could have been a bit crowded but the unexpected beautiful weather meant we spent much time outdoors. The Welcome hamper was just what we all needed on arrival.
Right in the heart of Tideswell
This cottage has spacious bedrooms and is centrally located for shops and walks. It was lovely and warm, and the log fire was a bonus. Likewise, the owners were helpful in their dealings with us and responded promptly to any queries.
Thank you Jane for taking the time to write your positive review. I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and appreciated the generous sizes of the bedrooms and even though the weather outside was cold and wet, that you always had plenty of logs to light a log fire and unlimited heating and hot water throughout your stay. Thank you too for being such a thoughtful guest and contacting me to say that someone had even knocked on the cottage door to offer to pay for breaking one of our garden pots.
We do hope you will visit again when the weather is warm and sunny outside too.
Many thanks Nikki
Perfect cottage for Christmas
Thank you Nikki and John for the lovely touches you provided during our Christmas stay.
The children loved the Christmas tree and the advent train. Have never been to a cottage so well equipped and the welcome hamper was a treat, and we all enjoyed the Christmas cake.
The beds were so comfy so we all slept well. Would like to visit again in spring or summer so that we could take advantage of the glorious walks. We decided to come home a day early as there was an amber warning of snow, which Nikki very kindly notified us about.
The cottage is a real home from home and would be hard to beat.
Thank you Margaret for taking time during this busy Christmas holiday to write such a glowing review.
We’re delighted that you and your family including your grandchildren enjoyed staying in The Cornerhouse this Christmas and appreciated the quality holiday experience we aim to provide each guest.
Thank you for looking after our holiday cottage so well during your stay and we look forward to seeing you again in the spring or summer 2018 as The Peak District has so much to offer. You’ll be very welcome.
Wishing you a very Happy New Year!
Nikki and John
We had a wonderful stay in Tideswell at the Corner House. It's a beautiful cottage, in an amazing location, right next to the cathedral. We were travelling with our two young children, and this house is just perfect for families. The owners have thought of everything. The welcome hamper was filled with goodies from the local shops (and were delicious). The kitchen is well equipped (with a fantastic coffee maker). The beds were comfortable, there were plenty of towels, and even a wonderful selection of children's books and games to keep us entertained. The cottage has tons of charm, with exposed beams, stone floors, and beautiful details in all the rooms. If we ever find ourselves back in the Peaks, we'll be sure to stay again.
Thank you Jessica and family for your kind words. Delighted that you found everything in our cottage The Corner House helped make a comfortable and welcoming stay on your travels from USA.
You will be very welcome to stay again on future trips.
Cornerhouse is situated in Tideswell village centre, in the heart of The Peak District, between the Dark Peak and White Peak. The surrounding countryside provides opportunities for walking, cycling, mountain biking and rock climbing to name but a few of the vast range of outdoor activites available. Walk directly from the cottage doorstep and simply enjoy the breathtaking scenery and glorious sunsets.
On your doorstep through winding paths are wonderful local shops, a bakery, a butcher, delicatessens, Post Office, and dog friendly pubs and cafés, all serving homemade local produce including local real ales. You can access walks from Tideswell village centre to experience panoramic Peak District views.
Tideswell is a little gem in the countryside, centrally located on main scenic routes through the Peak District National Park, only a short drive or bus journey to the main attractions of Chatsworth House, Bakewell, Buxton, and many more.
The village has an interesting history that can be discovered by visiting the Cathedral of the Peak, the History ‘phone box’, following the Tideswell Hidden histories trail, and talking to the friendly locals of the village.
Ask most people what they know about Bakewell and it’s surely the Bakewell pudding. Bakewell is a very popular tourist attraction and its streets are busy whatever time of year.
Bakewell was granted its market charter in 1254. With a population of around 4000, known locally as the “Capital of the Peak” the town lies approximately 7 miles and about 15 minutes drive from Cornerhouse, Tideswell. Regular bus routes link directly between Tideswell and Bakewell meaning you can leave your car at home for the day out.
The annual Bakewell Show held in August is one of the largest events locally and one of the oldest Agricultural shows in the UK. Weekly markets on Mondays, Bakewell Farmers markets, established for over 700 years, held on the first Saturday of the month, lanes, shopping arcades to explore, walks along the river bank to watch the ducks and trout swimming, tea rooms and The famous Original Bakewell Pudding Shop, plus Christmas Market will offer you an exciting day out.
Chatsworth is approximately 10 miles and a 20 minute drive from Corner house in Tideswell. Chatsworth, known as the “Palace of The Peak” is one of Britain’s most visited stately homes. It has glorious grounds and deer parks to walk through, cafes, restaurants to try, adventure playgrounds for kids and a farm shop to browse.
Chatsworth is an historic house family home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire and has been a film location for several films and documentaries including Pride & Prejudice and Death comes to Pemberley.
Edensor (pronounced Enza) is a village in Derbyshire is the closest village to Chatsworth House and much of it belongs to the Dukes of Devonshire. Originally the village was close to the River Derwent immediately below Chatsworth, but between 1838 and 1842, the 6th duke of Devonshire had it moved out of sight over a hill, apart from one cottage whose tenant did not want to move, which still stands in Chatsworth Park.
Try the small café which can be found in the old Post Office in Edensor, serving delicious homemade lunches, cakes, coffees and teas.
Buxton was built as a Spa town and is situated at a higher altitude than and approximately 7 miles and about 15 minutes drive from Cornerhouse, Tideswell. Regular bus routes link directly between Tideswell and Buxton if you want to leave your car at home.
Buxton was modelled on Bath and Cheltenham with its elegant sweeping semi-circle of The Crescent designed by John Carr of York built in 1784. Buxton is now a small market town with shops to explore and having cultural experiences at Buxton Opera House and Arts Centre, beautiful 23 acres of Pavilion Gardens in the heart of the town to walk through and a large dome which is now part of the University of Derbyshire to explore.
St Anne’s well is still a source of the famous waters and you can see local people queuing up to fill containers with the tepid water.
Weekly markets, shopping arcades to explore, Well Dressing ceremonies, Christmas market and festivals will tempt you from Tideswell.
In the Peak District there is an unrivalled range of walking and cycling available. From gentle riverside such as the local Tideswell Dales or on one of the Railway trails, to tough Moorland treks across some of the most challenging walking country in Britain on those northern access moors. Few places in Britain have such an infinite variety of walking opportunities in such a small area. Cornerhouse is centrally located in the Peak District making it an ideal base to explore walks and cycle ways.
To get away from the crowds in the 555 square-mile National Park there is an unrivalled network of around 1,400 miles of public rights of way, plus easy leisure routes such as the local Monsal Trail which has been developed from derelict railway lines.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Full payment for the holiday is required at the time of booking when this is within 8 weeks of the start of the holiday. Please email owner with any requests for short breaks and last minute availability. We will try and be as flexible as we can out of high seasons and school holidays. Please note this is a non smoking property Up to 2 dogs welcome at no extra cost please ask