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Hillcrest Cottage

Bakewell, Derbyshire, England

Hillcrest Cottage in Bakewell, Derbyshire, England
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About Hillcrest Cottage

Short breaks accepted these can commence on either a Monday for four nights or Friday for three nights e-mail wolfscote@btinternet.com
Nestling in a quiet backwater of the delightful village of Hartington at the head of the Dove Valley Hillcrest Cottage
Hillcrest cottage is warm and welcoming an immaculate limestone property retaining many of its original features , including oak beams wooden flooring and exposed stonework. 'Beautifully furnished and decorated to the highest standard' .
Hillcrest is the traditional cottage with roses over the door overlooking the church of St Giles. It has a look of a real picture card dwelling both inside and out.
The sunny double bedroom has a lovely wooden bed with matching wardrobe and dressing table. The twin bedded is decorated in pastel colours . The lounge has a wooden floor with rugs for comfort. There is a separate kitchen dinning area with lovely wooden kitchen with conveniences electric cooker ,microwave ,fridge with freezer compartment .Colour TV with DVD CD player full Central Heating . The bathroom has a spa bath and shower wc and wash hand basin nicely tiled with wooden surrounds.
Accomodation at Hillcrest cottage-
One double and one twin bedded room ,bath room .Kitchen/ sitting/dining room .Seperate lounge with leather sofas and beautiful oak floor tradtional ingle nook fireplace with wood-burner. Private patio and garden are at the front of the cottage overlooking St Giles church and the surrounding village with garden furniture .Field to the rear of the cottage leading to the Dove Valley belonging to the owner of the cottage . Off road parking available.
Set in a quiet back water of pretty Hartington village ,with its duck pond ,vlllage green ,shops and pubs. The olde Cheese shop selling a fine range of cheeses as well as its famous stilton . The antique shop ,village store,pubs and hotel .
The Area
The market town of Ashbourne (with swimming pool and sqash courts) and Bakewell (famous for its Bakewell pudding) are 12 and 8 miles away respectively. All these market towns have an extensive range of interesting shops and street markets. The spa town of Buxton lies 12 miles away, and boasts the renowned Buxton Opera House and the Cresent together with Pooles cavern and for the younger age group 'go ape '.There is Carsington Water and Tiddersworth Water for those who like water sports.Both provide beautiful walking .
The cottage is set at the head of the Dove Valley in the White Peak there is a wealth of countryside for walking cycling out door activities .
Close by ,there is magnificient Chatsworth House and garden , set in a 1000acres of parkland. Haddon Hall a perfect example of a medieval manor house . Alton Towers offering a fun packed outing for all the family is only 20mins away.
Four star Tourist Board Rated


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