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10 bedroom property in Matlock. Pet friendly.

People20
Bedrooms 10
Bathrooms4
Property type cottage

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
20
Bedrooms
10
Bathrooms
4

Description

Photos and Description of this 10 bedroom holiday cottage in Dethick, Lea and Holloway - LEA HALL

House, 10 Bedrooms, 9 Baths, (Sleeps 20)

Lea Hall is a Grade II* listed 17th and 18th-century manor house sleeping 20 guests in 10 en-suite bedrooms. The former childhood home to the household name Florence Nightingale, this holiday property has been lovingly restored to its former glory and is set in the heart of rural Derbyshire. Located within the village of Lea, it has been sympathetically and stylishly furnished by the owner, and extras such as fine toiletries and bathrobes are also provided. The drawing room with crystal chandelier, open fire, flatscreen TV and soft furnishings is the perfect setting in which to relax. The dining room is set in the older part of the hall, which dates back to the 1600s, and has a wood-burning stove and seating for 20. The parish of Dethick, Lea and Holloway is steeped in history and Lea is recorded in the Domesday Book as Lede; the notorious Babington Plot of 1586 was planned at Dethick and Florence Nightingale spent much of her early life at Lea Hurst (and almost certainly lived at Lea Hall while that house was being built). The peaceful village of Lea offers visitors friendly pubs, tea rooms, restaurants and the famous John Smedley factory. Rural Derbyshire is a real treasure trove offering everything for the visitor including country houses, historic halls, medieval ruins, heritage railways, cycleways, beautiful unspoilt countryside and pretty villages. One of the closest attractions to Lea Hall is the Heights of Abraham. Built on the site of historic lead mining, the hilltop park is approached by cable car which rises up and offers some spectacular views of the Derwent Valley and surrounding Peak District. Visitors can tour the network of caverns and passageways left behind and explore the 60 acres of woodland hillside and buy souvenirs at the gift shop. Alternatively, for those who appreciate stately homes and gardens, magnificent Chatsworth House (3½ miles from Bakewell) is highly recommended, as well as Haddon Hall and Lyme Park, all of which have been film or TV locations over the years. Shop 1 mile.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

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Spring Mill, Earby
BB94 0AA Barnoldswick
England and Wales, 00965389
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Dethick, Lea and Holloway in Derbyshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair ...
  • Dining Area ...
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • - Shower Enclosure
    - Shower Enclosure
    - Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...

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