The property is situated between 2 of Derbyshires most popular market towns, Matlock, 1 mile, & Bakewell, 7 miles, both of which offer a good range of amenities. The nearest bus stop is within 50 yards, with regular services into Bakewell, Matlock, Buxton, Derby & Manchester. There is a leisure centre with a cafe, pool & gym within a 2 min walk. Whilst the area is renowned for excellent walks & mountain biking, the Matlock area is also very popular with people who enjoy more thrilling outdoor pursuits & there are opportunities locally for canoeing, abseiling, rock climbing & caving. Built along the River Derwent & just 3 miles away from the property, Matlock Bath is one of the areas most scenic villages. Matlock Baths attractions include an aquarium, Victorian tea rooms, Gullivers Kingdom theme park & the Heights of Abraham cable cars & caverns. Peak Railway is another popular attraction with steam trains running from Matlock. Shop, pub & restaurant 1 mile.