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Station Cottage, a Stunning Cottage With A Wealth Of Character And Charm

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TV, fireplace, DVD player

Overview of Station Cottage, a Stunning Cottage With A Wealth Of Character And Charm

Private host

Station Cottage, a Stunning Cottage With A Wealth Of Character And Charm

4.9/5 Exceptional

Entire cottage

4 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 10

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Fireplace

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Ashbourne, ENG

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCarsington Water8 min drive
  • Popular LocationSaint Oswald's Church10 min drive
  • Popular LocationTissington Hall11 min drive
  • AirportEast Midlands (EMA)38 min drive

Space details

4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 10
1650 sq ft
Bathroom 1
Bathroom 2

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Station Cottage, a Stunning Cottage With A Wealth Of Character And Charm

Family-friendly cottage in Ashbourne
Station Cottage dates back to 1694 and is situated in the rural village of Hognaston, Derbyshire. This stunning cottage was renovated and refurbished to create a luxurious holiday cottage with a wealth of character and charm. The location of Station Cottage combines the tranquility of Hognaston Village with easy access to the beauty of The Peak District, the popular towns of Bakewell and Ashbourne, the stately homes of Chatsworth House, Kedleston Hall and Haddon Hall, the fun of Alton Towers, and it is just a 20 minute walk to Carsington Reservoir. Outside there is a patio with table and chairs to enjoy the peace of the village. And next door but one is The Red Lion Pub where tasty meals and drinks can be enjoyed.
Guest accommodation at this cottage offers fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Natasha Marsden
Speaks English
Bookings for this property are managed through Vrbo, part of our Expedia Group family.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
Property is kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • WiFi available

Parking and transport

  • On-site parking options include a garage
  • Car required

Family friendly

  • High chair


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Toaster
  • Coffee/tea maker


  • 4 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Shower
  • Towels provided
  • Hairdryer

Living spaces

  • Fireplace


  • TV
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Patio


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • In a rural location
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 10
  • Unit size: 1650 sq ft (153 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Station Cottage Stunning Cottage Wealth Character Charm
Station Stunning Wealth Character Charm Hognaston
Station Stunning Wealth Character Charm
Station Cottage Stunning Cottage Wealth Character Charm
Station Stunning Wealth Character Charm Hognaston
Station Cottage Stunning Cottage Wealth Character Charm
Station Stunning Wealth Character Charm Hognaston

About this area


Located in Ashbourne, this cottage is in a rural area. Ashbourne Golf Club and Dimmingsdale Valley & Furnace Forest Walks are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those looking for area attractions can visit Ecclesbourne Valley Railway and Gulliver's Kingdom. Travelling with kids? Consider Crich Tramway Village, or check out an event or a game at Derbyshire County Cricket Club. Discover the area's water adventures with windsurfing and sailing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with cycling and mountain biking. Guests love the property's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Carsington Water - 8 min drive
  • Saint Oswald's Church - 10 min drive
  • Tissington Hall - 11 min drive
  • Ashbourne Golf Club - 13 min drive
  • Dovedale Ravine - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Cromford Station - 12 min drive
  • East Midlands Airport (EMA) - 38 min drive


  • The Knockerdown - 18 min walk
  • The Ketch at Kineton - 5 min drive
  • The Black's Head - 7 min drive
  • Mercia - 7 min drive
  • Le Mistral Restaurant - 7 min drive

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 60 out of 65 reviews
5 - Excellent 92%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 65 reviews
4 - Good 6%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 65 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 65 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 65 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

5/5 Excellent

birthday weekend away
Excellent cottage & location for 6 adult short stay

5/5 Excellent

Wedding party stay
Fab stay from start to finish

4/5 Good

Ladies get together
Lovely cottage, well equipped and comfortable. Beds very comfortable, fresh bed linen and lots of towels and hot water. Walking distance to Carsington Water. People in the village very friendly and helpful. Good pub food next door. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

5/5 Excellent

Perfect location
Great spot for exploring the Peak District - clean and comfortable :)

5/5 Excellent

Family holiday
Nice cottage, location is great for families, plenty to do within 20-30 minutes drive and lots of nice pubs nearby for meals out.