View towards this beautiful rural cottage
Stunning and quirky conversion
Countryside views from every window
Prepare a meal or light snack in the kitchen
Gallery bedroom with amazing views
Stylish and contemporary shower room
Relax and unwind after a days exploring
A pretty place to sit and relax
Views from every angle
Stay in Flash, the highest village in England
A great spot for a picnic
The farm can be seen nestled in quiet countryside
Happy pigs roam one of the fields
Watch beautiful rare breed pigs rooting around
1 / 14  View towards this beautiful rural cottage
2 / 14  Stunning and quirky conversion
3 / 14  Countryside views from every window
4 / 14  Prepare a meal or light snack in the kitchen
5 / 14  Gallery bedroom with amazing views
6 / 14  Stylish and contemporary shower room
7 / 14  Relax and unwind after a days exploring
8 / 14  A pretty place to sit and relax
9 / 14  Views from every angle
10 / 14  Stay in Flash, the highest village in England
11 / 14  A great spot for a picnic
12 / 14  The farm can be seen nestled in quiet countryside
13 / 14  Happy pigs roam one of the fields
14 / 14  Watch beautiful rare breed pigs rooting around

Axe Edge Cottage

Flash, Peak District
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 3
4 star
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Working farm
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
Cot available
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Wonderful location tucked away deep in the valley
  • Enjoy the far-reaching, countryside views from all angles of the property
  • Situated on the owners' smallholding with sheep, pigs, goats, Shetland ponies, emus, ducks, geese, chickens and the owners' own friendly dogs
Property code: 58958

This property is ideally located in the highest village in Britain with many attractions close by for a fun day out, also a delight for outdoor enthusiasts with a range of walking routes.

Perfectly located for the walkers and cyclists amongst you who want to explore the surrounding countryside on foot, or on two wheels, enjoy the amazing walks from the doorstep. There are an array of country pubs to try within a short drive to save cooking after a long day hiking the hills. Nearby, Tittesworth Reservoir is situated in superb scenery, has a wonderful children's playground and visitors centre, and is a delight for walkers, cyclists and bird watchers. Enjoy a day out at Alton Towers or visit the impressive Chatsworth House and the historic town of Buxton. Within easy reach are Matlock Bath and Carsington Water, while further afield is the market town of Ashbourne. Also, nearby, the Manifold Trail, while golf, horse riding, cycling and sailing are all available within 7 miles.

Stepping inside the cottage to the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner providing a warm welcome with huge vaulted ceiling and charming exposed stone walls. The well-equipped kitchen is a great social space to prepare a meal with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer and microwave to enjoy your meal head to the dining area with seating for two and plan the next day’s adventure. Relax in the lounge area after a long day of exploring the area with comfy seating and wood burner, for those cooler evenings, where you can watch your favourite movie on the TV/DVD and enjoy the far reaching views. Completing the ground floor is the stylish shower room with shower and WC. When you’re ready for bed, take a trip up the spiral staircase to the mezzanine style, double bedroom for a good night’s sleep, you may even stay in bed a little longer and enjoy the views of the valley.

Heading outside there are six different seating areas in various spots to enjoy different views, there is even a charcoal BBQ, perfect for a spot of al fresco dining.

  • 1 bedroom - double
  • 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer and microwave
  • Shared utility room with washing machine
  • Wood burner (logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for one car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 3 dogs welcome
  • Pub and shop within 1 mile
  • Complex of properties
  • Storage for bicycles
  • TV/DVD in lounge

This property is personally managed by Anthony.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 26 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Remy 31st December 2019

It was the first time we had visited and the owners couldnt have been more welcoming. We spent New Years Eve there and it was exactly what we were looking for, its a perfect location - great if you are looking for rural countryside with lots of walks, and local pubs with great food within a short drive away! we took our dog and he absolutely loved Read moreit too! I would highly recommend visiting! Hide

Reviewed by Gemma 28th December 2019

Amazing cottage. Views were breathtaking. Cottage was lovely and cosy. Owners very hospitable and attentive. Thank you. We will be back!!

Reviewed by Sarah 22nd November 2019

Lovely, cosy and very dog friendly cottage. The location is an away-from-it-all escape with beautiful views, but also within a short driving distance to the main Peak towns. The cottage is immaculate, the hosts very welcoming and friendly, and the animals on the small holding also very welcoming and friendly!

Reviewed by Owen 25th October 2019

Amazing welcome warm and friendly, beautiful location with stunning views, great walking. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay!!

Reviewed by Carlen 20th September 2019

It was such a relaxing holiday, as the dogs had so much freedom, the owners we're very friendly, and the whole place was geared up for dogs

Reviewed by Nicholas 17th August 2019

We can't recommend Axe Edge highly enough. From start to finish Agnieszka and Ian were fantastic hosts. The views were stunning too. The location was great, we were within an easy drive of everywhere we wanted to go.

Reviewed by Rosemary 7th June 2019

Loved the cottage. It was so comfortable, and warm. The kitchen was very well equipped with everything one could want, and a super oven and hob and microwave. The shower worked so well. The bed was so comfortable. The owners were so helpful and charming, and had lit the wood burning fire on the evening I arrived. There was a fantastic 5 acre field Read morewhich my dogs loved to run in. I really want to go back. Loved the cottage, the location, the scenery, and such a welcome from the owners. Hide

Reviewed by Rebecca 24th May 2019

I had one of the best weekends of my life at Axe Edge Cottage. The location is dream like and other worldly and the energy created by the lovely hosts and their animals allows you the respite you need.

Reviewed by Jennifer 10th May 2019

The property was very well equipped for our stay. The space was beautifully decorated and equipped with modern amenities. The building was excellent, especially as it is dog friendly. The two property owners were very welcoming, and were more than happy to discuss good places to go and things to see. The location was beautiful, sat in its own land,Read more with a dog secure area, which was ideal for us. The surrounding area had lots of walks, and a lovely village was a short distance away. Hide

Reviewed by Peter 30th March 2019

Layout is bedroom overlooking the downstairs with spiral staircase. Large lounge, kitchen and bathroom near to front door. For the chilly days there is a log burner and central heating plus plenty of hot water. Cottage is situated in lovely surroundings with plenty of parking and walks nearby. Only thing missing is a nearby pub....have to drive forRead more a meal out. Good WiFi but no phone signal, but the owners will contact pubs to book a table or order a takeaway meal. Very quiet for a peaceful break Hide

Reviewed by zoe 23rd March 2019

Fantastic cottage - perfect location - everything you needed! We were welcomed so warmly, and all the animals was amazing! Best holiday we've had!

Reviewed by Lorraine 3rd March 2019

Very nice cottage friendly owners enjoyed meeting the animals and my dog loved it

Reviewed by Kimberley 22nd February 2019

Stayed at axe edge farm for 4 nights, and we can not fault it! From start to finish we had a fantastic holiday, cottage was quaint and tidy with all appliances we need. The surroundings were amazing, plenty of land which was secure for our dog and lots of walks from the property. The hosts and their furry friends just made it all the more special, Read morewas certainly a home from home. Hide

Reviewed by Ewan 27th December 2018

We were charmed by this beautiful cottage. The owners couldn't have been more accomodating, providing us with a bottle of wine on arrival and always on hand when we needed anything. The cottage was clean and warm, especially with the log burner lit. The farmland was great for our little dog (Betty) to race around and take in the fresh country air. Read moreOverall a perfect rural getaway. Top class. Hide

Reviewed by Jennifer 28th November 2018

Really lovely cottage, period property but with a modern, fully fitted kitchen and bathroom. Lovely friendly hosts, in a great location for getting out and exploring the peaks.

Reviewed by Chris 12th November 2018

Stunning scenic views, amazing cottage, perfect hosts. The dogs absolutely loved every minute of our stay and so did we. We felt at home straight away the local areas have amazing dog walks and dog friendly pubs.

Reviewed by Barbara 26th October 2018

I would highly recommend this cottage. Our stay were amazing, starting with the warm welcome from the owners. It was confy and cosy, we felt like home. The property is totally safe for dogs, which was a plus to our 6 months dog to run around and enjoy a little freedom from the city. The owners are very thoughtful leaving eggs (straigh from the farmRead more) milk, wine and biscuits. We will definitely plan more visits to this amazing place. Hide

Reviewed by Wendy 16th September 2018

Welcoming couple. Helpful folder 're food places, walks, shops etc.Dog friendly.

Reviewed by Ali 23rd August 2018

Wonderfully peaceful and relaxing break. Comfortable, clean beautiful surroundings. Perfect place to recharge your batteries. x

Reviewed by fiona 15th August 2018

Just returned from a 4 night stay at Axe Edge Cottage. Agnieszka and Ian were so welcoming and couldn't have been better hosts. The cottage was so cosy and clean and well equipped with everything beautifully maintained. Lovely touch of having fresh eggs from their chickens in the fridge along with milk/tea/coffee a thoughtful gesture. Our mad sprinRead moreger puppy soon made herself at home especially enjoying the dog treats left for her. Will definitely be returning - very relaxing few days. Hide

Reviewed by Rebecca 9th July 2018

The property was amazing and the owners really lovely. Felt very welcome. The views from the house are stunning and it was lovely and enclosed for my dogs to run around, they had just as good a time as we did. Would definitely return

Reviewed by Nicola 1st July 2018

We loved it! We received a wonderfully warm and friendly welcome Cottage was small but perfectly formed Spotlessly clean and complete with everything [and more] that we needed for a comfortable stay Set in a very rural location with breath-taking views; what a joy to just sit outside with a coffee/glass of wine. Beautiful sunsets over the moors, anRead mored dont forget to look up at the stars at night! Amazing walks from the front door; alternatively, a wealth of trails and towns within a short drive. Hide

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View towards this beautiful rural cottage
Stunning and quirky conversion
Countryside views from every window
Prepare a meal or light snack in the kitchen
Gallery bedroom with amazing views
Stylish and contemporary shower room
Relax and unwind after a days exploring
A pretty place to sit and relax
Views from every angle
Stay in Flash, the highest village in England
A great spot for a picnic
Show 2 moreThe farm can be seen nestled in quiet countryside


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