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Inkwell Cottage

4.98(51 reviews)SuperhostMatlock, England, United Kingdom
Entire cottage hosted by Jane
4 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
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This stunning and unique spacious cottage located in the Derbyshire Dales has lots of beautiful locations to explore from its very own doorstep.

The space
This Grade II listed cottage started its life out as the local school in Hackney, Matlock and is believed to date back to 1910. Inkwell Cottage is fitted out to a high modern specification whilst retaining some of its quirky features including the open grate arts and crafts fireplace along with original feature windows that allow the daylight to flood through the house. The front door opens into a large open plan dining/lounge area with the kitchen off to one side. From the lounge area the staircase leads upto a large and quirky galleried bedroom and separate bathroom having a dual aspect to both front and rear of the cottage. The bedroom also has a large seating area where you can relax and take in the views across the Derbyshire Dales.

Inkwell Cottage is sat right on the boundary of The Peak District where you can visit the beautiful Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and the stunning historic market town of Bakewell which are only a few minutes drive away. Matlock and Matlock Bath are in the immediate vicinity with its famous landmarks being The Peak Railway, The Heights of Abraham and Gullivers Kingdom which can be accessed by cable car giving stunning views over the Derwent Valley. A 30 minute drive will bring you to Castleton with its underground Blue John Cavern and Speedwell Cavern. There is so much to see and do with some of the most beautiful walking and cycling in the country right from the doorstep of Inkwell Cottage. Other places of interest include Crich Tramway Museum, Monsal Trail, Carsington Water where you can sail, windsurf canoe and cycle.

The cottage has gas central heating and comprises of:
Ground Floor
Open plan living/dining area
Lounge area with double sofa bed, school desk and TV
Dining Area with farmhouse table and chairs.
Kitchen Area with electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

First Floor:
Bedroom 1 with king size bed and seating area with views across Derbyshire Dales
Bathroom: Bath with shower over, wash hand basin, WC, heated towel rail and bathroom cabinet.

All gas, electric, bed linen and towels are included.

Sitting out area under front veranda

2 Private parking spaces

No smoking

Guest access
Guests have full access to the house with the exception of one small lockable cupboard upstairs.

Other things to note
There is a Spar supermarket just a couple of minutes round the corner on the main A6 which provides most foods and basic items. Only 6 or 7 minutes drive brings you into Matlock Town Centre where there is a large Sainsbury’s and an M & S Foodhall.
This stunning and unique spacious cottage located in the Derbyshire Dales has lots of beautiful locations to explore from its very own doorstep.

The space
This Grade II listed cottage started its life out as the local school in Hackney, Matlock and is believed to date back to 1910. Inkwell Cottage is fitted out to a high modern specification whilst retaining some of its quirky features includ…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Indoor fireplace
TV
Hair dryer
Heating
Washer
Smoke alarm
Carbon monoxide alarm
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Matlock, England, United Kingdom

Inkwell Cottage is right on the border of the Peak District which offers numerous villages and stately homes and places of interest to visit. Whilst located in a quiet place, you have all the amenities of any town within just a few minutes drive.

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Joined in September 2016
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House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed
Health & safety
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Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Cancellation policy