Hog Cottage - The Peak District, Sleeps 4
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Hog Cottage - Wirksworth, Derbyshire, The Peak District, England - Sleeps 4

Hog Cottage

Hog Cottage sleeps four guests and is steeped in history and was once a mill cottage, for workers at a local Hat Factory. Only a stroll away from the Derybshire market town of Wirksworth, guests have a good range of amenities within easy reach including shops, restaurants and pubs. The popular attractions of Carsington Water (a huge reservoir offering a range of water sports), Tissington walking and cycling trail and the Midshires long distance path are nearby offering most forms out outdoor activities.

One of the areas oldest market towns, Wirksworth is full of heritage and character with its historic buildings centered around its splendid market place which has been holding markets since as far back as 1306.

Set high in the hills, overlooking the historical market town of Wirksworth, Hog cottage has an idyllic setting and is a great base for exploring the areas many attractions.

You won’t be stuck for things to do and places to visit as you can discover Bakewell, the Heights of Abraham, breathtaking views of Calver Edge, wonderful waterfall at Monsal Dale and just a short drive away you can explore Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. Travel a little further and visit Castleton and Blue John Mines. If walking, cycling and sailing are your favourite pastimes then Hog Cottage is an ideal retreat for you.

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  • Hog Cottage
  • Lounge
  • Grand dining room
  • New Kitchen
  • Bedroom 1
  • Snug
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bathroom
  • Garden
  • Front Garden
  • Back patio area
  • Beautiful Peak District countryside
  • Cycling on the Middlton Top Cycle Trail- 5 minute drive away
  • Crompton Mill - 5 minute drive away
  • Sailing and Watersports at Carsington Water- 10 minute drive away
  • Dog friendly and great for dog walks


  • Internet Access
  • Pub/Restaurant Nearby
  • Garden/Outside Area
  • iPod Docking
  • DVD
  • Satellite/cable TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Cot

Hog Cottage Continued

Accommodation comprises:

  • Cosy lounge with television/DVD, Hi-Fi and fire place with Gas living flame fire providing a warm glow at the flick of a switch.
  • Relaxing snug leading through to...
  • Well equipped kitchen with a Gas hob and oven, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine and fridge with freezer.
  • Dining room off the kitchen which leads to out to the patio area.
  • Double bedroom with TV/DVD.
  • Second double room that can also be made up as two single beds.
  • Family bathroom with bath, separate shower cubicle with power shower, WC and hand basin.

Outside: A garden with patio tables, chairs and BBQ provides a sunny place to sit outside and enjoy the warmer months.

Access to the cottage: The location of Hog Cottage is unique and as such, access to the road the cottage sits on is very narrow and steep. One car can be parked outside Hog Cottage on the lane but should the hill be a challenge to guests, additional parking is available close by on Gorsey Bank at the bottom of the hill.

Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £350
Mid Season from £390
High Season from £490
Peak Season £590

Key details:
Pets: Yes, 2 dogs allowed
Smoking: No
Children: Yes
Changeover Day: Friday
Payment options:
Paypal, Cheque, Credit Card, Bank Transfer

Bedroom configuration:
Sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin)

Owner's details:
Owner: Anna Fern, click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.

Hog Cottage joined Independent Cottages in Nov 2006

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Owner Noticeboard

£15 booking fee Mid week special 4 nights for the price of 3

Last Minute / Late Availability Offers

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 for 3 nights - £290
 3 Nights £290

Fri, 6 Oct 2017 for 3 nights - £290
 3 Nights £290

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 for 3 nights - £290
 3 Nights £290

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 for 7 nights - £350
 1 week £350

Fri, 3 Nov 2017 for 3 nights - £190
 3 Nights £190

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 for 3 nights - £190
 3 Nights £190

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Calendar last updated: 24th September 2017

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Owner Notice Board

£15 booking fee
Mid week special 4 nights for the price of 3