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Lamp Cottage

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Holloway, Matlock
Grade 5 Star rating
Customer's Choice 2015
Sleeps8
Bedrooms4
Bathrooms3
Pets0
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Description

Within the historic Leahurst Estate this large, immaculate property is the perfect venue for a special gathering of friends or family.

Lamp Cottage is an immaculate stone detached holiday property set in parkland where sheep and deer roam and is located in the grounds of the historic Leahurst Estate, the former summer residence of Florence Nightingale and her family. It is approached down a private driveway through a meadow and a gate leading to a gravelled parking area. A large oak porch leads into this delightful accommodation where furnishings and fittings are of the a highest quality and spectacular unspoiled south west facing views across the Amber Valley make this the most unique of properties. The property is entered into via a large entrance hall, off which are the main reception rooms. To the rear of the hall, through double glazed doors, is the fully equipped kitchen which is open to the south facing conservatory style dining area that has some occasional seating and fold back glazed doors opening onto a large wrap around patio. A large teak table and chairs, a custom steel barbecue and a well-stocked herb garden cater for any alfresco dining requirements, in addition to sun loungers, spacious lawns and stunning views. The living room, situated at the rear with comfy seating and doors opening onto patio and lawn, features a wall-mounted wood-burning stove creating a truly relaxing atmosphere. There is a further study/TV room with board games and seating and a cloakroom. The stairs lead to the open gallery landing giving access to the bedrooms. Gardens and meadowland surround the property and there are also footpaths from the doorstep. Within a mile of the property is the World Heritage site that houses the world’s first water-powered cotton spinning factories and just under 4 miles is the delightful town of Matlock Bath boasting smart riverside cafés and bars. Slotted in between are more traditional pubs, restaurants, tea shops and ice cream parlours. Here visitors can experience a cable car ride up the dramatic face of the gorge The Heights of Abraham and admire the views of ‘Little Switzerland’ as Byron once described this area. Shop and pub ¼ mile.

Living room with wood-burning stove, double doors and tiled floor. Spacious, well-equipped, modern kitchen with granite work-tops, tiled floors and double doors to conservatory dining area with glazed doors. Study/TV room. Utility. Separate toilet. First floor: Gallery landing area. Double bedroom with 6ft bed and en-suite shower room with steam shower, bidet and toilet. Double bedroom with 6ft bed (can be twin) and en-suite wet room with toilet. Further double bedroom with 5ft bed. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with oval bath, double shower cubicle and toilet.

  • Wood-burning stove - initial fuel included, thereafter available locally
  • Electricity, full oil central heating (underfloor on ground floor), bed linen and towels included
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Two Freesat TVs
  • DVD
  • CD
  • iPod dock
  • Double oven
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • American-style fridge/freezer
  • Large ¼-acre enclosed, lawned garden, patio, furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Ample parking
  • Welcome pack
  • No smoking

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Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Customer’s ChoiceCustomer’s Choice
  • Enclosed Garden / PatioEnclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • Satellite TVSatellite TV
  • Woodburning StoveWoodburning Stove
  • BoutiqueBoutique
  • WifiWifi
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Luxury CollectionLuxury Collection
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • No PetsNo Pets
  • Heritage CollectionHeritage Collection
  • Car Parking - Designated On SiteCar Parking - Designated On Site

Customer Comments

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 04/06/2016
    Had a wonderful week away in Lamp Cottage the pictures do not do it justice at all. The cottage is set in a beautiful location and the views on any weather day are glorious. The cottage itself is so homely, specious, well equipped and catered for all our needs from 10 years old to 79 years young. All the local attractions are within a short drive making it easy to visit several places in a day. Overall it was lovely coming back at the end of a busy day to a place we felt like home and to our daily visitor The Peacock. Thank you for a lovely memorable week we look forward to returning next year.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 08/02/2016
    We loved our stay. The cottage is gorgeous and so cosy for a rainy weekend in February! Would highly recommend.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 28/12/2015
    We had a brilliant week over Christmas at lamp cottage with all the family! Lots of space and especially loved the large kitchen and dining area for us all to gather whilst cooking meals. The children particularly loved the deep bath tub in the bathroom. Lovely walks from the front door to go on and saw some deer roaming about which was magical for the children! Great butchers just a few hundred metres away. Would definitely recommend for large or extended family holidays.


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 14/12/2015
    we had lovely mature girlies pre christmas break here had everything we needed in a high spec luxurious property Ab Fab !!!


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 07/11/2015
    Fantastic family holiday to celebrate my Dad's 70th birthday at Lamp Cottage. Nobody wanted to leave & we would definitely stay here again, Charlie my 9 year nephew especially loved having his own little TV room downstairs which became his snug. Loved waking up to views of the countryside complete with sheep & deer's. Fantastic little shop at the top of the drive, very compact but full of tasty home made goodies if you fancy a BBQ or eating in :O)


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 29/08/2015
    Love lamp cottage all the luxuries and spacious rooms! Would love to go back


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