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Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Pets 1

Swallows Nest

Crich, near Matlock, Derbyshire | UK4065 4 Grade:
5 years


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This idyllic and cosy hideaway is located just outside the peaceful, unspoilt village of Crich, with its market square, traditional pubs and fascinating Tramway Village.

Ground Floor:
Entrance hall: With washing machine and storage for boots and coats.

First Floor:
Living room/bedroom area: With Freeview TV, DVD player, kingsize bed and beams.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge and beams.
Bathroom: With bath, shower attachment, toilet and heated towel rail.

Oil fired heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack. Use of owner’s freezer.

Courtyard with patio, garden furniture and BBQ. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

As soon as you enter Swallows Nest, you will notice that wonderful attention to detail has been made to the interior design of this delightful accommodation. Adjacent to the owner’s home and set over a garage, this property has a large entrance area with seating and storage, and is the ideal place to kick off those walking boots after a long day exploring. The light and airy staircase leads to the upper floor, which boasts a well-stocked kitchen with dining table, a large welcoming bathroom and a spacious bedroom with a comfortable sofa to snuggle up on. Outside, there is a charming courtyard with furniture for the warmer months. This sheltered, sunny spot is a heavenly place for alfresco dining whilst taking in the breathtaking views all around. There is also 3-acres of land opposite the property, ideal for enjoying an evening walk with your four-legged friend.
Swallows Nest is set in an excellent rural location, and is the perfect base for walking and exploring the Peak District. The many attractions in the area include Arkwright Mills, Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and the lovely market towns of Bakewell and Matlock. The village of Crich (known as Cardale in the hit TV series ’Peak Practice’) is full of character and history, and boasts a number of shops and several pubs. There are walks around the village, and trams (the village is home to the National Tramway Museum) move up the valley to some of the most beautiful views of the Derbyshire Dales. Matlock, 7 miles, offers a range of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as attractions such as Gulliver’s Kingdom. Magnificent views down the gorge can be enjoyed from the cable car that takes visitors up to the Heights of Abraham, a great place for all the family with its show caves, nature trail, water gardens and Owl Maze. South of the town is the start of the High Peak Cycle Trail, whilst nearby Carsington Water offers fantastic watersports. Fishing and golf are also available nearby. Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.

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  • Barbecue
  • Bike Store
    Bike Store
  • Garden / Patio
    Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
    Golf nearby
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Pets – no charge
    Pets – no charge
  • Rural Location
    Rural Location
  • Decorated at Christmas
    Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
    Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 10


    Confirmed guest, 23/02/2020
    Our stay at Swallows Nest was just perfect. Although the weather was against us, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The hosts were lovely - leaving us an excellent welcome package including a homemade cake, wine and even treats for the dog. Every small detail has been thought of, including doggy towels. A secure paddock for the dog was also a bonus. Lovely local amenities too including dog friendly pubs and cafes - will definitely be back. Lynn, Tim and Herbie

  • 10


    Confirmed guest, 20/12/2019
    A late review, I stayed in December 2019. My third time staying here around Christmas and again it was the perfect place to unwind at the end of the year. The location is so quiet and picturesque. The place is really cosy has lots of extra touches and the hosts are lovely. I'll look forward to returning if I can this year. Kate

  • 10


    Confirmed guest, 09/08/2019
    We really enjoyed our stay at Swallows' Nest. The cottage is equipped with everything you could need; it is cosy, comfortable and clean. The downstairs room with its tiled floor was very handy as a place for our dog to dry off after riverside walks. We also had access to a paddock at the property. The owners were pleasant and helpful - it was the first time we had been properly shown around a holiday cottage and we were made to feel very welcome. The extra goodies were much appreciated. Swallows' Cottage was a great base for exploring the area and we did some fantastic walks. We would definitely return.

  • 10


    Confirmed guest, 15/07/2019
    Everything was more than perfect.

  • 10


    Confirmed guest, 15/06/2019
    Lovely accommodation. Martin and Diane are so kind, generous and helpful. Highly recommended.

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