Derwent House Matlock

Looking for a top self-catering holiday in Matlock for a large group? Derwent house offers luxury, award-winning, self-catering holiday accommodation for up to 12 guests, with 6 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms, ideal for large group holidays or families looking for a large self-catering holiday cottage in Matlock, Derbyshire for a short break or holiday.
Derwent House is set in Matlock, on the edge of the Peak District, in a conservation area next to Hall Leys Park, but just a short walk to local pubs, restaurants, varied shops and independent retailers. Built in 1753, it provides beautifully appointed, self-catering holiday accommodation, and an excellent base to explore the sights and sounds of this wonderful area in the heart of the country.

The house is well equipped and furnished to provide you with a comfortable and relaxing stay. Surrounded by the rolling hills and moors of Derbyshire and the Peak District, Derwent House is the perfect destination for a holiday, short break or weekend away, open throughout the year. A superb Georgian house for a celebration, reunion or for families to come together, with plenty of space to relax, rest and unwind.



The House

Derwent House, a top self-catering house in Matlock is a Georgian residence with many original features, set over three floors and comprising of six bedrooms.

The house offers guests:

A large sitting room with a log burner set in a stone fireplace. The room has a large bay window which overlooks the front garden and Knowleston gardens beyond. The lounge has two sofas with additional comfortable seating, a television with DVD player.

Opposite the lounge is a large dining room with oak table and seating for 12. The room has a large bay window with additional comfortable seating.

Towards the rear of the house is the “old kitchen” where you can hide away to read, relax and chat or plan your days out in Derbyshire. This snug has a sofa and chairs with the original kitchen fire place. A set of double doors leads you into the kitchen.

The kitchen is large and well equipped, with an original quarry tile floor. The kitchen offers you space to cook on a double gas range cooker with 7 gas rings and two ovens. There is also a microwave, dishwasher, large larder fridge and a range of utensils. The kitchen also has a kitchen table and benches ideal for breakfast or informal dining.

Also on the ground floor is a utility room which houses a washing machine, tumble dryer, freezer and recycling facilities.


The stairs with the original balustrade leads you to the first floor and the large family bathroom with roll top bath, toilet and sink.

The master bedroom (room 1) has a king size bed with an original Georgian fireplace, oak wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside cabinets. This room can also accommodate a day bed or cot.

Opposite the master bedroom is a twin bedroom (room 2) decorated in classical Georgian style, with chest of drawers, built in wardrobe and en-suite toilet and shower room.

Towards the back of the house is a double bedroom (room 3) with wooden furniture, storage, en-suite toilet and shower room.

There is a further double bedroom (room 4), with wardrobe and en-suite toilet and shower

The second flight of stairs leads you to, two further bedrooms;

A double bedroom with a king size bed (room 5), wardrobe, en-suite toilet and shower room.

A large twin room (room 6) with wardrobe and dressing table. This room can also accommodate a day bed or cot.