Annies Cottage is a beautifully presented, Grade II listed, stone built, character cottage, situated in an idyllic location in Golden Valley surrounded by countryside and at the side of the historic Cromford Canal. The cottage benefits from beautiful courtyards to the front and rear, and a mature south facing garden where you can enjoy a spot of alfresco dining or just take in the evening air. Enter inside and you will find a large open plan kitchen with a large dining area. Through to the cosy furnished living room you will be delighted with the crackling wood burner and access to the garden. Three thoughtfully decorated bedrooms await you upstairs along with a well appointed bathroom.Just 2½ miles from the town of Ripley in Derbyshire, this lovely cottage is ideal for couples, friends or a family with a group of up to five people wanting to explore Derbyshire and the Peak District National Park, which is within reach.The small hamlet of Golden Valley, close to the Nottinghamshire/Derbyshire border, is situated a few miles from Alfreton, and within reach of the Peak District National Park. A mile away is the village of Riddings, which has a larger selection of pubs, as well as shops, supermarkets and a post office can be found in the town of Alfreton. Crich, the home of the National Tramway Museum is 4 miles away, and Matlock, 8 miles away, also offers a range of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as attractions including Gulliver’s Kingdom. Magnificent views down the gorge can be enjoyed from the cable car that takes visitors up to the Heights of Abraham - a great place for all the family with its show caves, nature trail, water gardens and Owl Maze. A little bit further away is the start of the High Peak Cycle Trail, while other places to discover include the market town of Bakewell, Chatsworth House and park and Haddon Hall, with Carsington Water offering fantastic watersports - not to be missed! Ideal at any time of year. Shop ½ mile, pub and restaurant 2 miles.