The property is ideally situated at the southern tip of the Peak District near the picturesque market town of Ashbourne with its quaint cobbled market place and hidden alleys to explore. Carsington Water is a mere 3-minute walk away offering superb water sports, sailing & bike hire facilities with an area devoted to wildlife along with cycle & walking trails. Other places to visit nearby include Bakewell, Matlock Bath, Haddon Hall, Chatsworth House and Keddleston Hall, as well as other National Trust and English Heritage properties. It is only a short drive to Dovedale & the other lovely dales of the limestone White Peak District, which offers great walking. A little further afield, visit Alton Towers theme park for a great day out for both adults & children alike. So after a busy day exploring the beautiful area, why not open the French doors &enjoy the views over the countryside whilst sitting on the patio enjoying a BBQ on a summer day, Shop 2 miles, pub & restaurant 1½ miles.