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Moorfield Lodge

Glossop, Derbyshire, England

Moorfield Lodge in Glossop, Derbyshire, England
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About Moorfield Lodge

Set in the beautiful countryside of the Peak District National Park, Moorfield Lodge is part of a large country mansion built in 1861 by a local family who made their fortune from cotton.
Moorfield Lodge is a self-catering holiday cottage dating back to 1861 standing in 5 acres of the beautiful park-like grounds of Moorfield House.
There is free wireless broadband available thoughout the property.
Centrally heated throughout, there is a comfortable lounge with a suite, colour digital TV/DVD player and CD/cassette/radio. There is a dining room with a table and chairs as well as a fully fitted kitchen/breakfast room with gas hob, electric oven, washer/drier, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave and all the usual kitchen equipment. Upstairs there is a modern bathroom with WC, basin and large corner bath/shower, one double bedroom and one twin bedroom. The dining room also doubles as a twin-bedded room if required.
There is ample parking space. In addition, residents are welcome to use the extensive grounds in which the Lodge is set. All water, gas, electricity, linen and towels are included in the rental price. Wireless internet access is available at the main house 100 yards away.
Situated 2 miles from the centre of Glossop, a bustling market town, it is a mile from both the A624 and A57 (Snake Pass) roads and so easily reached by car. The nearest bus is one mile away and the railway, two miles away, has a half hourly service to the centre of Manchester (journey time 40 minutes).
Nestling amongst the foothills of Kinder Scout, Moorfield's location is excellent for fell walking or visiting nearby Manchester, Cheshire and Yorkshire, as well as the rest of Derbyshire.
Moorfield Lodge provides an excellent centre for a family holiday in Derbyshire.
Pets by arrangement (£15 charge per pet)

Nearby towns & villages..

Snow at Christmas

Marple (24 Pictures)

(5.8 miles, 9.4 km, direction SW)

Marple has many splendid canal features from the past, these include a flight of 16 locks and a three arched aqueduct which takes the Peak Forest canal over the River Goyt...

A view of Castle Nase taken from the edge of Coombs Reservoir, Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire

Chapel-en-le-Frith (5 Pictures)

(7.3 miles, 11.7 km, direction S)

Chapel is a well preserved, picturesque place. It has a lovely old church dating back to the 14th-century which stands on the spot of an earlier church built by foresters a century or so before...

A picture of Whaley Bridge

Whaley Bridge (13 Pictures)

(7.3 miles, 11.7 km, direction S)

An attractive small town in the High Peak district of Derbyshire...

This is St Stephens Church, which is in Audenshaw.

Audenshaw (2 Pictures)

(8.5 miles, 13.7 km, direction W)

Audenshaw is a suburb of Greater Manchester. It is probably best known for its reservoirs and the busy waters of the Ashton canal, beside which visitors can see clusters of delightful canal-side properties...

Fishing Pond at Reddish Vale, Stockport

Reddish (37 Pictures)

(9.4 miles, 15.2 km, direction W)

This is a densely populated area of Stockport, Greater Manchester. It is fortunate to be close to the edge of Cheshire, thus residents have the benefit of being within easy reach of some attractive countryside...

Bramall Hall

Bramhall (8 Pictures)

(10.5 miles, 16.9 km, direction SW)

Set in an area where Cotton was once king, midst the towns of Manchester and the quiet rolling acres of sprawling Cheshire countryside, lies the little town of Bramhall whose most famous feature is Bramall Hall...

Holmfirth Last of the Summer Wine

Holmfirth (31 Pictures)

(11.5 miles, 18.5 km, direction NE)

This is a place that will forever be associated with the gentle, romantic comedy "Last of the Summer Wine" which has graced our TV screens for more than a quarter of a century...

Nearby attractions..

Alport Castles, Hope Forest, Derbyshire (Peak District National Park)

Alport Castles (3 Pictures)

(6.4 miles, 10.3 km, direction E)

In the Derbyshire Peak District National Park, Alport Castles are the result of a.....

A picture of Speedwell Cavern

Speedwell Cavern (5 Pictures)

(8.1 miles, 13.0 km, direction SE)


View from Treak Cavern, looking over Castleton.

Treak Cliff Cavern (3 Pictures)

(8.1 miles, 13.0 km, direction SE)


Lyme Park, Cheshire

Lyme Park (51 Pictures)

(8.2 miles, 13.1 km, direction SW)

Set amidst the grandeur of the high Peaks amongst softly rolling countryside of undisputed splendour is the magnificent house.....

Going down with the tour in the Blue John Cavern =) (04-05-2006)

Blue John Cavern (18 Pictures)

(8.7 miles, 14.0 km, direction SE)


Reddish Vale, viaduct on winter's evening.

Reddish Vale Country Park (6 Pictures)

(8.8 miles, 14.2 km, direction W)


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