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Central England cottages and self catering

Choose from 203 cottages in Central England. Search for self catering perfect for couples and large family groups, ideally situated near the coast or at the heart of the countryside.

Self catering accommodation in Central England is great value for money and if you are looking for luxury then check out the cottages with hot tubs, sauna's, gyms, heated swimming pools and much more! Refine your search of Central England self catering accommodation listed by using the county and region menus on the left.

 
 
 
 
 

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Bards Well in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, Central England

Bards Well, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, Central England

Sleeps 3
Weekly price range £311 to £537

Self catering accommodation in Stratford-upon-Avon sleeps 3.

Features include: • Short Breaks • Games Room • Cottage Sleeps 3

Accommodation overview: Excellently located in a peaceful setting right in the heart of Stratford-upon-Avon, this modern adjoining holiday cottage is comfortably furnished and is tucked away in a small courtyard just 7 minutes’ walk from Shakespeare’s birthplace and 10 minutes from the station. Walks can be enjoyed along the banks of the River Avon, whilst the town offers historic buildings and cultural interests, plus excellent shopping, pubs and restaurants. An ideal base to explore the surrounding countryside of the Vale of Arden, the Cotswolds and the Malvern Hills. Other attractions include Warwick and Kenilworth Castle along with several National Trust houses and gardens. Shops 220 yards.

Entrance hall. Separate toilet. First floor: Open-plan living/dining room with sofa bed, electric ‘wood burner’ and modern, fitted kitchen area. Double bedroom with en-suite shower room and toilet.


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The Old Angel in Winster, Derbyshire, Central England

The Old Angel, Winster, Derbyshire, Central England

Sleeps 14
Weekly price range £1347 to £3469

Self catering accommodation in Winster sleeps 14.

Features include: • Pet friendly • Internet Access • Open Fire or Woodburning Stove • Swimming Pool • Pub near by • Short Breaks • Games Room • Cottage Sleeps 14

Accommodation overview: Situated in the pretty conservation village of Winster, The Old Angel is a former 17th-century coaching inn. Adjoining another cottage, it offers a wealth of exposed oak beams, floorboards and flagstone floors. It also enjoys access to the facilities at Harthill Hall, just 3 miles (5 minutes) away with private use (12.30pm – 2.00pm each day) of the indoor heated swimming pool and sauna.
Opposite is the famous Market Hall (NT) with the village shop almost next door, and local inn just up the road. It makes an ideal holiday base, and is conveniently placed to visit the spa town of Buxton with its opera house. The bustling market town of Bakewell, situated on the River Wye, and crossed by a 13th century five-arched bridge is a good place to visit - buildings of note there include the 13th and 14th-century All Saints Church, with Saxon and Norman stonework. Within easy reach are Matlock and Matlock Bath (complete with Heights of Abraham cable cars), the popular market town of Ashbourne, the plague village of Eyam, Carsington Water with waterspouts, cycling and bird-watching. NT and period properties abound, including Kedleston Hall, Chatsworth House, Hardwick Hall and Haddon Hall. Excellent walking in the Peak District and marked cycle trails. Shops 10 yards.

Large beamed living room with open fire. Sitting room with open fire. Large beamed kitchen with range cooker, 5 gas ring top, electric oven, tiled floor and dining area. First floor: Double bedroom with canopied bed, wooden floor and en-suite shower room with toilet. Double bedroom with 5ft bed, additional pull-out bed (on request prior to arrival, for +1 child under 8 years), and en-suite shower room with toilet. Further double bedroom with 5ft bed and additional bed (on request prior to arrival, for +1 child under 8 years). Victorian-style bathroom with separate shower cubicle. Separate toilet. Second floor: Two double bedrooms, each with en-suite shower room and toilet; one with 5ft bed (zip & link on request at time of booking). Further double bedroom with 5ft bed (zip & link on request at time of booking). Shower room with toilet. All bedrooms with TV.


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The Courtyard Cottage in Witney, Oxfordshire, Central England

The Courtyard Cottage, Witney, Oxfordshire, Central England

Sleeps 2
Weekly price range £355 to £621

Self catering accommodation in Witney sleeps 2.

Features include: Short Breaks Fishing nearby Open Fire or Wood Burner Stove • Easy Walk access • Pub near by • Pets allowed sleeps 2

Accommodation overview: Enjoying direct access to an unspoiled stretch of the River Thames (pictured) and to the long distance path which runs from its source to the sea this very comfortable property has been converted from attractive brick and stone farm buildings. Tastefully decorated it forms a single storey wing of the owner’s house. Fishing is available. Leisure park 2 miles. Witney 7 miles and Abingdon 9 miles are interesting local market towns and Oxford is only 10 miles. Shop 2 miles pubs and restaurant 1 mile.

Accommodation Detail

All on ground floor: Living room with beams. Dining area/kitchen. 1 double bedroom (6ft zip and link can be twin). Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152

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Woodside Cottages - The Roundhouse in Rowsley, Derbyshire, Central England

Woodside Cottages - The Roundhouse, Rowsley, Derbyshire, Central England

Sleeps 5
Weekly price range £681 to £1636

Self catering accommodation in Rowsley sleeps 5.

Features include: • Swimming Pool • Games Room • Cottage Sleeps 5

Accommodation overview: These two delightful holiday cottages enjoy a charming position on the slopes of the Derwent Valley, with lovely views. Restored and refurbished to high standards, they enjoy shared use of an indoor heated swimming pool and unlimited, free use of a small golf course, set in 8 acres (plays 9 holes). Bakewell is just 4 miles away, an attractive market town with a choice of shops, inns and restaurants. Providing a point of interest for visitors, The Old House Museum displays a selection of rustic tools and costumes from Bakewell’s past, whilst for walkers, the Monsal Trail proves rewarding - spanning about eight miles and passing through some wonderful limestone valleys as it wends its way north to Wyedale. There are many fine country houses and interesting National Trust properties nearby, including Chatsworth House (Chatsworth Park is within walking distance). Built by the first Duke of Devonshire in the 17th century, it is set within vast grounds, landscaped by Capability Brown, and boasts the magnificent Emperor Fountain. Haddon Hall, 2 miles south of Bakewell, stands on the banks of the River Wye, and whilst not as grand as Chatsworth, stands as a fine example of a medieval manor house. The NT also owns several proeprties in the area, which make for worthwhile visits - including Sudbury Hall at Ashbourne (a late 17th-century house with sumptuous interiors, housing the Museum of Childhood within the service wing), and Hardwick Hall and Stainsby Mill, at Doe Lea, Chesterfield. Ilam Park (running along the River Manifold, with spectacular views towards Dovedale), and High Peak Estate (a vast area of outstanding walking country) also come under NT ownership and provide wonderful walking opportunities. For watersports enthusiasts, Carsington Water is within easy reach, with sailing, wind-surfing and canoeing all available. Matlock 6 miles, with swimming, cycle hire and golf. Shops ½ mile.


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The Barns at Annie’s Meadow - Lakeside in Offcote, Derbyshire, Central England

The Barns at Annie’s Meadow - Lakeside, Offcote, Derbyshire, Central England

Sleeps 2
Weekly price range £311 to £537

Self catering accommodation in Offcote sleeps 2.

Features include: • Fishing near by • Cottage Sleeps 2

Accommodation overview:

The Barns at Annie’s Meadow are three stunning barn conversions set in 6 acres of parkland which include a fishing lake, unspoilt woodland and daffodil paddock with fantastic views across and down the valley. Enjoying peaceful surroundings, these comfortable holiday homes provide the ideal base for exploring Derbyshire and the Peak District National Park. Single-storey Meadowside (ref REEO) is detached, whilst Woodside (ref REEN) and Lakeside (ref REEM) are ground floor and first floor wings of the same larger property. The area is popular with walkers and many walks can be enjoyed from the doorstep. Other activities available locally include cycling, horse riding, climbing, canoeing and water sports. Fishing in the private carp lake (for guests’ use only) and trout stream is available by arrangement with the owner (please note that no equipment is provided and barbless hooks are necessary). It is also a birdwatcher’s paradise with many species of waterfowl flying in and out of the parkland at various times of the year. Other species of birds include oystercatchers, heron, cormorants, owls, kestrels, woodpecker and even the occasional red kite flying over and a yearly visit from swans. Each property has its own seating area and there is seating all around the grounds from which to enjoy the scenery. Lakeside (ref REEM) also has use of the summerhouse. Located in the small parish of Offcote, the barns are just 2½ miles away from the market town of Ashbourne, which, apart from its historic buildings and cobbled market place, offers a good selection of shops and cafés. Other places of interest within driving distance include Chatsworth House, Carsington Water, Alton Towers, Churnet Valley Steam Railway and Bakewell, as well as NT attractions such as Kedleston Hall (9 miles), Dovedale which is great for walkers (7 miles), Haddon Hall and Sudbury Hall. Shop and restaurant 3½ miles, pub 2 miles.

First floor: Open-plan living/dining room with oak floor and kitchen area. Double bedroom with en-suite shower room and toilet.

  • Full CH by ground source heat pump
  • Shared laundry room with washer/dryer
  • Patio
  • Summerhouse with enclosed patio.

  • Elec, bed linen and towels inc
  • Freeview TV
  • DVD
  • M/wave
  • D/washer
  • F/freezer
  • Shared 6-acre natural and landscaped woodland grounds with furniture
  • BBQ
  • Ample parking
  • Carp and trout fishing by arr
  • Welcome pack
  • No smoking
  • No children
  • NB: Unfenced lake and unfenced stream in grounds


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The Cottage in Calver, Derbyshire, Central England

The Cottage, Calver, Derbyshire, Central England

Sleeps 4
Weekly price range £341 to £594

Self catering accommodation in Calver sleeps 4.

Features include: • Pub near by • Short Breaks • Games Room • Cottage Sleeps 4

Accommodation overview: Set close to the centre of a peaceful and very pretty village in the heart of the Peak District, this 180-year-old cottage has been completely modernised to a high standard, and attractively furnished throughout in pine. The end one of a little row of three, it has its own small front garden and provides an ideal holiday base for discovering the many attractions of the National Park. Bakewell 4 miles, Chatsworth House 4 miles. Haddon Hall 6 miles. Castleton, the High Peak, Matlock and the Dales, all within 10 miles. Superb local walks. Pony-trekking, cycle hire, golf and tennis within easy reach. Village pubs and craft centre nearby. Quality restaurants within 2 miles. Shop 1/4 miles.

Beamed sitting room with wood-burning stove. Modern, farmhouse-style kitchen/dining room. First floor: Double bedroom. Twin bedroom (2ft 6in beds). Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet.


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The Malt Shovel in Alton, Derbyshire, Central England

The Malt Shovel, Alton, Derbyshire, Central England

Sleeps 4
Weekly price range £367 to £661

Self catering accommodation in Alton sleeps 4.

Features include: • Pet friendly • Short Breaks • Games Room • Cottage Sleeps 4

Accommodation overview: This attractive barn has been thoughtfully converted retaining many beams and is situated in the grounds of the owner’s home in the delightful rural hamlet of Alton, just 7 miles from Matlock. Featured as one of the doctors’ houses in Peak Practice, this makes an excellent base for visiting all the Peak District has to offer, with Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall close at hand, as well as Crich Tram Village and Hardwick Hall. The renowned show caves at Castleton are an easy drive, whilst Carsington Water for fly fishing and water sports is within 15 miles. Chesterfield with its crooked church spire is just 6 miles. There is excellent walking from the door and the area boasts stunning countryside. Shop 1 mile.

Stone steps down to entrance. Kitchen/dining room with flagstone floor. Stone steps to first floor: Beamed living room with multi fuel stove and wooden floor. Two steps up to double bedroom with 5ft bed, wooden floor and partitioned shower room with two wash basins and toilet. Two steps down to twin bedroom with partitioned shower room and toilet.


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Courtyard Cottage in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, Central England

Courtyard Cottage, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, Central England

Sleeps 2
Weekly price range £300 to £565

Self catering accommodation in Stratford-upon-Avon sleeps 2.

Features include: • Internet Access • Pub near by • Short Breaks • Games Room • Cottage Sleeps 2

Accommodation overview: This charming 19th-century holiday cottage is a cosy retreat and offers a wealth of comfort and character. In a tiny, secluded village with no through road, it is only 1¾ miles from Shakespeare’s Stratford, and an ideal starting place for walks. Courtyard Cottage is owned by well known gardening expert Stefan Buczacki and makes an excellent base for visiting Stratford, Warwick and the Cotswolds, with pretty villages, houses and gardens. Shop 1 mile, village pub with food 200 yards.

Compact beamed living/dining room with wood-burning stove in large inglenook fireplace and rugs on terracotta tiled floor. Modern cosy kitchen with fitted units and quarry tiled floor. One step up to snug and library. Utility (off courtyard). First floor: Large double bedroom with rugs on original elm boarded floor and built-in wardrobe. Bathroom with shower attachment, toilet and sloping ceiling.


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Top Cottage in Ashford in the Water, Derbyshire, Central England

Top Cottage, Ashford in the Water, Derbyshire, Central England

Sleeps 3
Weekly price range £341 to £674

Self catering accommodation in Ashford in the Water sleeps 3.

Features include: • Easy Walk access • Pub near by • Pets allowed sleeps 3

Accommodation overview: Set on a quiet side lane just 300 yards from the pretty village centre two local pubs shop gourmet restaurant and riverside this peaceful and charming cottage lies at the heart of truly beautiful limestone dales country. Boasting a lovely interior with superb contemporary furnishings a patio with extensive views and walking directly from the door it adjoins the owners’ home about 4 miles from both Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall. A riverside path leads to Bakewell 2 miles with its weekly market cycle hire and trail swimming pool good shops and many cafes. Buxton 10 miles holds a summer festival. Riding fishing and golf are within 3 miles.

Accommodation Detail

Ground floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen. 1 double bedroom with sofa bed. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152

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Millcroft House in Bolsover, Derbyshire, Central England

Millcroft House, Bolsover, Derbyshire, Central England

Sleeps 12
Weekly price range £778 to £1905

Self catering accommodation in Bolsover sleeps 12.

Accommodation overview: This stunning spacious and contemporary detached house is set on a quiet private lane on the edge of Bolsover a small town which has grown around its famous medieval castle set high above the Scarsdale Valley. Millcroft House is ideal for a large family and boasts a conservatory a games room and a large fully enclosed lawned garden with patio area. A hot tub can be made available at extra cost by arrangement with the owner. It’s located just half a mile from the town centre which has a twice-weekly market and a variety of shops pubs and cafés. Perfectly situated between the Peak District National Park and Sherwood Forest which is an area of historic and visitor interest with plenty of walking and cycle trails for all to enjoy. Creswell Crags and Hardwick Hall are both within 5 miles. Venture just 10 miles to find Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre Go Ape Rufford Abbey and Chesterfield with its multiplex cinema and famous Crooked Spire. The beautiful Chatsworth House Matlock Bath with the Heights of Abraham Crich Tramway Village and Meadowhall shopping centre in Sheffield are all 15 miles away. Shop and restaurant 0.5 miles pub 300 yards.

Accommodation details

Ground floor: Living room. Dining room with French doors. Dining area/kitchen. Utility room. Conservatory. Separate toilet. First floor: 6 bedrooms: 3 double one (6ft) with en-suite shower room and toilet one (5ft) with en-suite shower room and toilet one with en-suite bathroom and toilet 1 twin 2 single. Bathroom with whirlpool bath shower cubicle bidet and toilet. Second floor: Games room. 1 twin bedroom with en-suite shower room and toilet.

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152

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The Byre in Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, Central England

The Byre, Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, Central England

Sleeps 2
Weekly price range £290 to £488

Self catering accommodation in Bidford-on-Avon sleeps 2.

Features include: • Internet Access • Pub near by • Short Breaks • Games Room • Cottage Sleeps 2

Accommodation overview: This cottage is situated on the edge of a small picturesque village overlooking fields with a panoramic view of the Cotswold and Meon Hills. Situated 6 miles from Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon, 14 miles from historic Warwick and 12 miles from the Cotswolds this property makes a excellent base. The Cotswolds provide a multitude of walks and there are plenty of pleasing walks locally, where good public houses for food and drink can be found and the river Avon can be reached at Bidford. Shops 2½ miles, pub 200 yards.

Open-plan living/dining room with well-equipped kitchen area and slate flooring. Open-tread stairs to first floor: Twin bedroom with sloping ceilings, Velux windows and en-suite shower room with toilet.


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Oaktree Cottage in Whatstandwell, Derbyshire, Central England

Oaktree Cottage, Whatstandwell, Derbyshire, Central England

Sleeps 6
Weekly price range £286 to £816

Self catering accommodation in Whatstandwell sleeps 6.

Features include: Short Breaks • Multi bathrooms Detached Easy Walk access Pets allowed sleeps 6

Accommodation overview: Standing privately in a wooded part of the beautiful valley of the River Derwent this cosy and delightful beamed cottage has been carefully created from part of a detached barn. There is direct access to fields and woodland; and nearby footpaths and many cycle trails (cycle storage available) make for wonderful forays amongst lovely scenery. The High Peak Trail and Cromford Canal are nearby. Gulliver’s Kingdom theme park and the cable cars at Matlock Bath are just 2 miles away. Carsington for watersports and Crich tramway museum are both 4 miles. Choice of shops pubs and restaurants within 2 miles.

Accommodation Detail

Ground floor: Living room with beams/dining area/kitchen. 1 twin bedroom. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double 1 twin. Bathroom with toilet.

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152

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