Hillside Croft dates from 1709 and is Grade II listed self catering character cottage.
Built in mellow sandstone, this self catering holiday cottage, nestles quietly amidst 6 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and pastureland. Located in the Derbyshire Dales at the edge of the Peak District National Park and just over 1 mile from Carsington Water Sports and visitor centre this delightful cottage is central to all that Derbyshire, Staffordshire and Nottinghamshire have to offer. A fantastic cottage for hen parties, large groups and families to relax or party in and has its own hot tub,
There are 5 comfortable bedrooms, four of which are double and one twin giving sleeping capacity for 10 .
Within these rooms are 4 further single beds giving total sleeping for 14. We provide 2 travel cots.
All bedrooms at this luxury self catering holiday cottage are furnished to a high standard with hand made antique pine furniture and co-ordinated furnishings. The floors are a mix of carpets, oak , tiled and stone floors lending character and warmth to this lovely cottage.
The lounge is seperate to the dining room and both have magnificent oak beamed ceilings and warm log burning stoves.
In the lounge are 3 comfortable sofa’s for cosy evenings in with friends and family, a TV with teletext, video recorder , IPOD dock, CD player and DVD player are provided for your entertainment.
The cottage has full oil central heating throughout. The dining room has a large farmhouse table seating 10 to 14.
The kitchen is a delight with underfloor heating ideal for drying those walking boots. There are antique hand made pine kitchen units with a double French pottery sink set in tiled and marble worktops. The windows overlook the beautiful cottage gardens, mint, lemon balm,chives, blackcurrents and fruit trees have been planted for your use. An automatic washer, tumble drier, dishwasher, fridge and fridge freezer, microwave, slow cooker and full electric halogen cooker with double oven are provided.
Smaller items include, electric hand mixer, iron and board,coffee maker, toaster, kettle , tape recorder and radio, CD player and radio, portable TV and hair drier.
There are two showers, 1 bath and 3 WC.
Surrounded by large beautifully landscaped gardens containing well fenced nature ponds, with frogs, toads and other wildlife and covered by lillies and colourful marginal plants. Local wild ducks, moorhens and young are often in residence.