Charming cottage available, picturesque location in the Derbyshire Dales

Charming cottage available, picturesque location in the Derbyshire Dales

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2 Bedrooms
Sleeps 4
1 Bathrooms
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Our home

Our home is a well presented two bedroom stone built cottage over three floors.

The two bedrooms are situated on the upper floor and kitchen diner and living room are situated on the ground floor. Down to the lower ground floor is a second living room and family bathroom with separate shower and roll top bath.

Access to the garden is from the lower ground floor. The garden enjoys superb views from an elevated decking platform.

There is space outside our home for parking and we would be happy to facilitate the use of one of our cars if necessary.

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Who we are

  1. We are a married couple named Owen and Lara who are looking for an opportunity to visit family in New South Wales. Lara's brother emigrated to Australia in 2008 and this will be our first visit to him - we are looking forward to it as he has been very much missed! We are looking to visit in 2011.

    We are employed in professional occupations, Owen, 29 is a civil engineer and Lara, 25 is a social worker. We enjoy meals out, pub quizzes, walking, bike riding and other outdoor pursuits. We have lived in Matlock for two years and love the peaceful lifestyle in this friendly town as well as the varied range of activities close to hand.

    We feel confident that our home is warm and welcoming for any travellers wishing to explore the beautiful countryside.
    We have one cat and we will be looking to either place her in a cattery or we would leave her here if we are swapping with other cat lovers. Naturally we would be happy to reciprocate with pet care arrangemets.

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We live in a house with extensive views across Derwent Valley in the quiet town of Matlock.

Matlock is an attractive location for tourists with Chatsworth House, The Heights of Abraham (a cable car across the valley) and excellent opportunities for walking and other outdoor pursuits. Matlock is a small, historic market town with local amenities including supermarket, swimming baths, restaurants, some nightlife etc.

Matlock is within an hours drive from the larger cities of Nottingham and Sheffield. Matlock is in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales which is situated on the outskirts of the Peak District National Park.

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