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Old Masson Barn,

Matlock (0.5 mls W), Peak District
Visit Britain rating: 4 stars
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Enjoys a hillside position with magnificent far-reaching views of the landscape
  • Beautiful peaceful countryside walks on your doorstep
  • Stunning panoramic views across the Derwent Valley
  • Various amenities in nearby Matlock
  • Pretty market town of Bakewell is a short drive away
  • Excellent base to explore the Peak District National Park
Property code: PK727

Commanding a wonderful hillside position overlooking the Derwent Valley and Chatsworth in the distance and nestled in a rural location. Amenities found in the nearby towns of Bakewell and Matlock.

Situated close to the various amenities of Matlock, including a railway station that makes the property easily accessible by both road and rail, the property is a great base for making the most of the surrounding countryside. The hillside position of the property offers outstanding views across the Derwent Valley. Set against the back drop of Jughole Woods, the property is just a short drive from the pretty market town of Bakewell with its many shops and cafes that offers a great place for a gentle stroll.

Situated at the end of a farm track, the property is entered via a hallway that’s perfect for keeping muddy boots and outdoor clothes. On this floor there is a study-lounge which opens into a spacious bedroom with a king-size bed. Two stable doors lead out onto the pretty patio garden and add a wonderful sense of country charm to the room.

Upstairs there is a bathroom with underfloor heating and travertine wall and floor tiles. The bathroom contains a bath, shower-over, hand basin and toilet. Steps lead through to the open-plan living space, with a kitchen that is fully equipped with all the essentials. The cosy lounge area provides a lovely space for relaxing and watching a DVD. The inverted set up of the property makes the most of the spectacular views, and the windows in the living space perfectly frame the vistas of the surrounding landscape.

There is outdoor seating to the front of the property to make the most of the stunning views or a secluded patio area to the back where you can enjoy a BBQ on a summers day.

  • One bedroom: one double bedroom
  • 10 steps into the open-plan lounge/kitchen
  • Internet access
  • Off road parking
  • No pets, children or babies
  • Fridge Freezer
  • TV/DVD/ Stereo w/ iPod dock
  • Washer/ Dryer available by separate arrangement
  • BBQ, Garden furniture
  • Oil fired central heating and power provided
  • Bed linen included

This property joined our collection in 2016 and is managed by Gemma.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 4 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Christine, 22nd December 2017

Spent Christmas in this wonderful location. Cottage always felt cosy and warm despite the very cold weather. Fantastic views from the bedroom and living area. Perhaps customers should be made aware about the condition of the final section of the farm track, especially in inclement weather.

Reviewed by Douglas, 24th June 2017

A delightful cottage with beautiful views of surrounding countryside. The location was perfect for exploring the various areas of Peak District and close to the amenities of nearby Matlock.

Reviewed by Pauline, 29th May 2017

What a lovely cottage it was just as described but more the views were wonderful the location was wonderful we can't wait until are next visit.

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