Starry Cottage can be found in a prime location just a few minutes’ walk from the independent shops, cafés, pubs and restaurants in the centre of the popular, historic market town of Bakewell. In the heart of the Peak District National Park, this Grade II listed cottage dates back to 1820 and has been fully renovated combining the traditional comfort of a wood burning stove with beautiful luxury touches such as granite work surfaces and limestone floors.
Bakewell itself holds a beautiful riverside setting and is surrounded by spectacular countryside perfect for committed ramblers to fair weather walkers. Its market day is every Monday, with an additional farmers’ market held on the last Saturday of the month. Other key events include the popular Bakewell Show, Well Dressings, Carnival Week, Bakewell Arts Festival and the Bakewell Music Festival.
The spectacular limestone dales of the traffic free Monsal Trail and Lathkill Dales are easily reachable in under 10 minutes as are Chatsworth House, with its 100 acres of landscaped gardens, and the medieval manor house of Haddon Hall. A popular base for tourists wanting to explore the areas neighbouring villages include the stunning Ashford-in-the-Water and Rowsley, and the major cities of Sheffield, Derby and Manchester can all be reached in around an hour. Matlock and its cable car can be reached in around 15 minutes, Chesterfield, Buxton, Castleton and Edale in around half an hour and UK’s premier theme park Alton Towers in about an hour.
Ground Floor: The property has one step to the entrance, gas central heating and comprises:
Lounge: With wood floor, wood burner and 46" 3D Smart TV.
Kitchen/dining room: With stone flag floor, gas stove, microwave, fridge and freezer.
First Floor: Bedroom 1: With king size bed.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Shower room: With shower, WC and heated towel rail.
All gas, electric, bed linen and towels included. Initial fuel for wood burner provided. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Outhouse with washing machine. Wi-Fi. Enclosed courtyard with furniture. BBQ. Parking (car park). No smoking.