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Wakedon cottage

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Secluded Cottage, set in acres of garden and open countryside, overlooking the Derwent Valley.
1 of 20Secluded Cottage, set in acres of garden and open countryside, overlooking the Derwent Valley.
Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Crich, Derbyshire, England
Wakedon cottage sits in private grounds at the end of a long driveway. It is surrounded by open countryside and overlooks the softly wooded Derwent Valley. All the rooms are situated on the ground floor and each bedroom has en-suite facilities. The lounge-diner is light and airy with stable style doors to the garden. The kitchen and breakfast bar is equipped with dishwasher, washing machine, tumble drier, fridge, microwave, etc. Both bedrooms have en-suite facilities. This is a secluded cottage, sitting far from any public footpaths or roads. However, should you need assistance, the owners B&B is just out of sight, and only 70 metres away. You will be within walking distance of the village of Crich, the National Tramway museum, the Cromford Canal, the World Heritage site of the Derwent Mills, and a very short drive from the major Hous... Read more
Listing #HL6669906
About the Owner
Keith B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2015
Interaction with guests
On arrival we will introduce you to the cottage, and its facilities. We will also tell you a bout shops pubs, places to eat, and tourist attractions in the area. We are usually available and reside only a hundred yards way. Other than that we make every effort to ensure guests have quiet and privacy,
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Can't overstate how much we loved our week in Wakedon Cottage in Crich. Great hosts, great cottage, fabulous wildlife. I had to work while I was there and even the Broadband was uninterupted and speedy for such a rural place. Perfect place for a get...More

Thank ajk64
keithanddaryl, VR Owner at Wakedon cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thank you Tony and Ruth, We are so glad you got some rest, you are welcome back any time. So glad the broadband was good, it has just been installed by W3Z, we now use a microwave link for broadband and phones; no telephone line,...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018

Just returned from a lovely relaxing long weekend in Wakedon Cottage in Critch, Derbyshire. Cottage was lovely and clean and very well equiped with its own secluded gardens and situated in lovely surroundings. Was lovely waking up to the sound of sheep and birds singing...More

Thank Lynn C
keithanddaryl, VR Owner at Wakedon cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thank you for your fantastic review. I like the title very much. I am so please that you seemed to have slept well in the current spate of record breaking heat. We designed the cottage and gardens to keep the rooms cool in the summer...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

A lovely cottage , very well equipped and in an excellent position for exploring the Peak District. The owners are brilliant and on hand to help or offer advice. I can't fault this place , don't hesitate to book. Two bedroom property both with bathrooms,...More

Thank suenami2014
keithanddaryl, VR Owner at Wakedon cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Hi, Thank you for the lovely review. We designed and positioned the cottage to match the best we had found in years of touring the open countryside regions of South Africa, Arizona, and Spain. It is rewarding to find that others like the result. Our...More

Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Sorry we do not allow the accommodation or grounds to be used by additional guests without our prior agreement. Please just ask and we will try to help.
Bathrooms
    2 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 Queen
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 9,684 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
In the immediate area you have a choice of many museums, and everywhere there are many remnants of the industrial revolution. Within a short distance are:- The National Tramway Museum, The Cromford Canal, Leawood and Middleton Pumping and Hauling engines, Cromford Mill, Masson Mill, Belper Mill. Then there are the lovely villages of Crich, Matlock Bath, Cromford, Wirksworth and Belper. After that there are several steam railways with 5 miles, or simply hire a rowboat from Belper River Gardens, (take a picnic if you want to enjoy a long slow trip up river).
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: East Midlands: 40.0 km
Railway: Whatstandwell: 2.0 km
From Crich Market Place head towards the village of Whatstandwell and after about 1km Penrose will be on your right. Go down the drive to Penrose and collect the keys. The cottage will then be about 100metres further down its private drive.
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