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19th Century Cottage. Hillside views from all windows. Pets welcome.



Updated: 03-Jul-2016
Cottage in Rowsley, Nr. Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, England

This former railway workers, end terrace, cottage is located in Rowsley village. Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall are both only 2 miles away. Matlock Bath, with its cable car taking you to the Heights of Abraham is 6 miles away. The spa town of Buxton, with its Opera House and beautiful gardens, is 10 miles away. The Steam Railway Museum, where you can book a lesson on the Royal Pioneer steam engine is nearby. There is a village shop just across the road from the cottage and the Peacock Hotel and Grouse and Claret pub, both serving good quality food, are within easy walking distance. The Peak Village shopping outlet is a short walk away and has a range of shops and a cafe. Also within walking distance is Caudwell's Mill, a 400 year old working flour mill with a craft centre and craft workshops and the Country Parlour cafe, serving good vegetarian food and cakes. There are several country walks from the cottage door. Local walking books and other tourist information are provided at the cottage.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner


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1 Reviews

1 holidaymaker review


peakdale cottage

  • 5 of 5

Cosy, comfortable and well equipped cottage. Would recommend to everyone and will definitely be staying again. Well situated for Chatsworth, Bakewell and Matlock.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the very positive review.
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From the Owner

Reviews from Cottage Visitor Book: 'Lovely cottage, very comfortable. Great location. Really enjoyed our stay' 'Luxurious cottage, great place for dogs. Loved Chatsworth. Excellent day driving steam train' 'Lovely cosy cottage - all that we could have wanted. Ideal setting for exploring the area' 'Thank you for a lovely holiday - a beautiful, warm, well-equipped cottage' 'Cottage perfectly located and very comfortable' 'Lovely cottage, great facilities. Wonderful location' 'The cottage is located in an ideal position for walking and exploring the Peak District. We had not visited the Peak District for many years and had forgotten how beautiful it is' 'Lovely cottage and very enjoyable stay' 'Lovely week - very peaceful & restful'

Activity and Interests

Nearest Golf : Bakewell at 2 Kilometres Nearest Train : Matlock at 3 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : M1 at 5 Kilometres


Bakewell - 2 miles

Matlock - 5 miles

Buxton - 10 miles

Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall - both 2 miles


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 8
4 Sep 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 9
1 Nov 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 10
17 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Telephone or email reservations.
Non-returnable deposit of £100 required along with a Damage deposit of £100 required at time of booking, damage deposit returnable after vacation if no damage incurred.
Non-smokers only.

Changeover Day:
Usually Saturday - but please contact owner to discuss alternative days

An initial deposit when booking. Balance to be paid no later than 1 month before start of holiday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Updated: 03-Jul-2016
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Property Type

  • cottage


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks

Leisure Activities

  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Large bathroom with roll-top bath with shower over, large shower cubicle, toilet, wash basin, heated towel rail, extractor fan. Mirror with light and shaver points over. Tiled throughout.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - two single beds which can be linked to make up a 6' superking size bed. Wardrobe, bedside cabinets, dressing table with mirror. Fitted carpet. Bedroom 2 - double bed, wardrobe, bedside cabinets, mirror. Fitted carpet.


  • Garden


  • Self-catering


  • Outside: Fully enclosed front garden. Fully enclosed rear courtyard with garden furniture and providing private parking. All enclosed so ideal for pets. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bedlinen and towels included.

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