Saddler's Cottage sits in the heart of the pretty market town of Wirksworth, a town full of quaint nooks and crannies, waiting for you to explore. An odd shaped cottage, vaguely triangular, it exudes charm and character with it's beamed ceilings and original windows. It is conveniently situated for all Wirksworth's facilities and events.
Saddler's Cottage sleeps 4 + 2 having 2 bedrooms, one with a queen size bed (5' wide), and one with twin singles plus a sofa bed in the sitting room.
The well equipped dining kitchen features a range cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and extending dining table which seats 6 in comfort; The sitting room has a log burning stove and Freeview TV/DVD.
Sorry, no pets are allowed at this cottage. No smoking in the cottage please.
Wirksworth is an ancient town, mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1089 and granted its Market Charter in 1306. It served as the administrative centre for this area of Derbyshire until the late 19th Century. Full of character, the town holds its traditional Well Dressing Festival every Spring Bank Holiday, and a very modern Arts and Architecture Festival in September.
Carsington Water is just up the hill to the west, the High Peak Trail runs across the northern edge of the town continuing for 17.5 miles deep into the Peak District, the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site is literally just the other side of the hill and that's before you even start to consider Chatsworth, Dovedale, Edale, Bakewell, The Matlocks........
The town has a range of locally owned shops and services, with a variety of pubs, coffee bars, restaurants and take-aways all within strolling distance of Saddler's Cottage. Wirksworth sits at the head of the Ecclesbourne Valley and is surrounded by gorgeous countryside waiting for you to explore and enjoy the views.
Tucked away in a quiet side street our cottage is a cosy home from home with a very well equipped kitchen and comfortably furnished throughout. Electricity and gas are included in the price, as are bedlinen and towels. Families are welcome and a cot, highchair and booster seat are available on request at time of booking for no extra charge. Please note we do not provide cot bedding.