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Durham House

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6 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
12 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Durham House is a fantastic Georgian residence, with 6 bedrooms (2 double, 2 kingsize and 2 twin), 2 sitting rooms (one with open fire), a kitchen and separate dining room, 2 bathrooms and a wealth of features, including the main stairway and separate servants' stairs! Most of the rooms have views over Wirksworth moor. The house has been tastefully furnished with a mixture of antique and modern furniture. The house is fully equipped, including a dishwasher and microwave in the kitchen, IPOD and MP3 docking facilities and a washing machine and tumble dryer in the utility room It has a well established, secluded garden, with outdoor seating, a BBQ and a pond. Durham House is situated on a quiet but central street, only a couple of minutes walk from the town centre. There are plenty of w... Durham House is a fantastic Georgian residence, with 6 bedrooms (2 double, 2 kingsize and 2 twin), 2 sitting rooms (one with open fire), a kitchen and separate dining room, 2 bathrooms and a wealth of features, including the main stairway and separate servants' stairs! Most of the rooms have views over Wirksworth moor. The house has been tastefully furnished with a mixture of antique and modern furniture. The house is fully equipped, including a dishwasher and microwave in the kitchen, IPOD and MP3 docking facilities and a washing machine and tumble dryer in the utility room It has a well established, secluded garden, with outdoor seating, a BBQ and a pond. Durham House is situated on a quiet but central street, only a couple of minutes walk from the town centre. There are plenty of walks from the doorstep and the High Peak Trail is only a 10 minute walk away There is off-street parking for 3 cars and a secure area in the garage for bikes More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Tamsin E
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2012
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Reviewed 6 June 2021 via mobile

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Date of stay: June 2021
Reviewed 10 August 2020

The house was excellent in every respect. Fantastic setting, well- equipped kitchen and full of character. Owner very friendly and helpful. We loved it!

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank W9361VZkarenw
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: September 2017
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We booked for a reunion gathering, and the house was absolutely perfect for us. The welcoming touches were very much appreciated too. Excellent communication with the owner throughout We would like to book it again in the future.

Date of stay: October 2016
1  Thank Anna V
Reviewed 20 August 2015

What a fabulous house! Well-equipped, full of character and in a truly gorgeous setting. The village itself is really lovely - we loved all the antique and vintage shops! And the surrounding area is breathtaking with lots of places to visit and explore. Our group...More

Date of stay: August 2015
2  Thank boobaloo500
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Reviewed 16 April 2015

Our trip was for two families with 5 children aged from 1 to 7 and we had a great long weekend in this house. The kids just adored running up all the stairs and playing hide and seek. The owner was very helpful beforehand and...More

Date of stay: January 2015
1  Thank julesj77
Reviewed 13 November 2014

10 of us stayed here (4 couple, one single lady, one 2 month baby). The cottage provide ample space for us. The cottage is lovely and quaint with spacious bedrooms. 2 large bathrooms and a large kitchen, which was very well equipped. There is also...More

Date of stay: October 2014
1  Thank 312alicen
Reviewed 3 October 2014

We have travelled for over 20 years and stayed as large groups all over the UK. I have to say this was one of the better locations, with a characterful village on the doorstep and many walking attractions, including Dovedale, within about 20 mins drive....More

Date of stay: September 2014
1  Thank SB01
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We all really enjoyed our long weekend - the house is lovely with lots of character and very cosy. All the bedrooms were well furnished and the showers were excellent. The house was spotless and the kitchen and house was well equipped - although we...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank nessiewoo75
Reviewed 26 May 2014

This was a perfect house for a 40th birthday party with friends. The house is full of charm and character while still having every modern convenience you could want for a long weekend. It is perfectly positioned in a delightful town, complete with independent cinema...More

Date of stay: May 2014
Thank tokyolou
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Watersports Nearby
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Wirksworth is a traditional market town with a good range of independent shops, including pubs, cafes and restaurants. It is well located in the centre of the county, so easy to access.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Durham House

Durham House is able to accommodate up to 12 guests. See all property details.

Durham House has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Durham House has 6 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Durham House must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.