Crow Pie Cottage

Matlock Bath, Nr. Matlock, Derbyshire, Country village

Check-in Time: 16:00
Check-out Time: 10:00

Outside Description

Outside there are lovely gardens to front and rear with two acres of woodland for budding explorers to discover in complete safety! Parking by the house is for 4 cars with further parking nearby.

Downstairs Description

You enter Crow Pie Cottage via an entrance hallway which has a sofa, coat hooks and shoe rack. There is a Shaker style kitchen with gas hob, electric fan oven, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, slow cooker and microwave oven. The Dining room has french style double doors opening out onto the garden and terrace area at the front of the house - perfect for al-fresco dining.

There is a spacious living room with a feature fireplace with cosy log burning stove, comfy sofas and a 40” LCD TV/DVD with Sky TV including Sky Movies and selection of DVDs. Snug/sitting room off living room with double sofa-bed, TV/DVD, ipod dock, a chromecast and huge range of books, games and jigsaws - ideal for those who just want to chill out away from it all.

The utility area has a washing machine, tumble dryer, iron, ironing board and supply of cleaning materials etc and there is a downstairs cloakroom.

First Floor Description

There are five bedrooms - three family bedrooms (two with a double and a single bed plus one with a double and set of bunk beds) and two twin bedrooms. There is also a a full sized double sofa-bed* in the living area and a sofa-bed* in Snug/downstairs occasional bedroom 6.

There is a family bathroom with P-shaped bath and over-bath electric power shower and curved glass shower screen, vanity unit and WC.. A shower room with large walk in shower, basin and WC and the downstairs cloakroom with WC and basin.

Windows Views Description

Views from the front windows of the property scan high over Matlock Bath and the River Derwent across to Starkholmes and Riber Castle.

Other Notes

The approach to the cottage is quite narrow and steep - therefore we advise guests to walk the last 100 yards initially to understand the access. If guests don’t wish to drive up the lane then there is plenty of free parking on the road at the bottom of the lane.

Riverside Views
Child Friendly: The cottage has one travel cot, two highchairs, two stair barriers (top and bottom of stairs), bathroom step, plastic plates/dishes and cutlery.
Tots Travel Bag
Group Getaways: Ideal for family reunions and celebrations, Hen parties and well behaved stag parties.
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Tourist Attractions:
  • Chatsworth House: This spectacular famous stately home is only a twenty minute drive away. Visit website
  • The Heights Of Abraham: Which has a Caverns and Hill top park with wonderful woodland walks. Visit website
  • Haddon Hall: Described by Simon Jenkins in “1000 Best Houses” Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • Hodkinsons Hotel: In Matlock Bath offering intimate 20 seater restaurant, where we offer imaginative dishes using only the best of local produce Derbyshire and the Peak District has to offer. Sample any of a number of wines, spirits or champagnes from our well stocked wine list and bar. Visit website
  • Balti In Matlock Bath: Who offer a warm welcome, superb food that’s always been at the heart of The Balti experience. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Co-Op: In Matlock Visit website
  • Sainsburys : In Matlock so why not pre order your grocery order for delivery for the cottage. Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • High Peak Trail : Cycling on the High Peak Trail takes the line of the former Cromford and High Peak Railway between Parsley Hey and Cromford. This railway is worth a brief description because of its unique nature. Visit website
  • Bakewell Golf Course: Overlooking the town and River Wye, Bakewell Golf Club enjoys glorious views of the surrounding hills and valleys, this 9 hole / 18 tee course offers golfers of all standards a testing but enjoyable challenge. Visit website
  • Haddon Hall Stables: Which specialises in hacking out for adults who are competent riders, capable of riding across open country at all paces. Children’s riding available locally too. Visit website