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Hillocks Cottage, Kniveton Nr Ashbourne / Carsington Water

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Kniveton, Derbyshire, England
Hillocks Cottage is a spacious 300 year old stone built cottage with exposed beams, situated in the heart of the village and a couple of minutes walk from the local pub – the Red Lion – which has a reputation for good food. Hillocks Cottage has recently undergone a sympathetic renovation, which has enabled it to retain much of its original charm and character. The cottage includes a cosy sitting room with log burning stove, Colour TV with Freeview, DVD & Stereo CD/Radio, 3 bedrooms - 2 double bedrooms and a single bedroom with a loft bed (upper part of full size bunk bed), to sleep 5
An additional single bed can be provided in the double bedroom to accommodate a 6th guest.

Kniveton is a pretty and ancient village which lies on the road between Ashbourne and Wirksworth. Three miles away is Ashbourne, lying at the southern end of the P...
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Listing #HL8765569
About the Manager
Mike Baitup (Property Manager Mike Baitup)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2017
Interaction with guests
We will send you a detailed joining pack before you arrive with information about the cottage and the area. We will meet you at the cottage on arrival, show you around, make sure you have all you need and give you the keys then. We are available during your stay should you need any help.
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Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyable stay in a clean and comfortable cottage. Everything we needed was there. Would recommend this property to others.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank arch084
Reviewed January 2, 2018

A few lovely days away with the family and a couple of well behaved dogs Nice little cottage with good standard of furniture and fixtures Good supply of all you need to have a great stay. Easy access to walks good supply of Local information...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank RoyR642
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Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile


Date of stay: November 2017
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Dogs welcome at no extra charge but are to remain downstairs and off the furniture. We do not set arbitrary limits on the number of dogs take but like to ensure that the cottage...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Twins
    2 Fulls
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About the neighbourhood
Steeped in history and situated at the southern end of the Peak District, the lovely village of Kniveton sits in a deep hollow on the slope of Madge Hill, offering home to a scattering of traditional stone cottages, a village pub and a delightful old church built in the 13th century. Surrounded by lovely rolling countryside and situated close to the excellent watersport facilities at Carsington Water, this great location provides the ideal base from which to explore the surrounding area.

Nearby Ashbourne is the perfect example of an English market town, boasting an eccentric street plan, narrow, cobbled alleys, old market stalls, many fine coaching inns and a good selection of restaurants, whilst being regarded as something of a haven for
Getting around
We have had a number of guests who have stayed at the cottage without a car and got around on public transport happily. However to get to the more remote parts of the Peak District an car - or bicycle for keen cyclists - is recommended
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: East Midlands Airport: 59.0 km
Railway: Matlock: 18.0 km
Ferry: Hull : 160.0 km
Regular bus service from Ashbourne and Wirksworth / Matlock.

We have had a number of guests who have stayed at the cottage without a car and got around on public transport happily. However to get to the more remote parts of the Peak District an car - or bicycle for keen cyclists - is recommended
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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