- The Wild Cherry
- We are a friendly, family run B&B
in the historic town of Wirksworth with panoramic views over
the beautiful Ecclesbourne valley.
- The house is in a quiet location
in the old part of Wirksworth amongst picturesque miner's cottages
but within 2 minutes walk of the town centre and shops.
- The old part of the town has elegant
Victorian houses, tightly packed miner's cottages amongst delightful
unspoilt narrow winding streets and alleyways and wonderful views.
- There are fantastic views over the
valley and the intriguing roof scape of old Wirksworth.
- Wirksworth is a delightful, unspoilt
old town rich in history with many old features preserved. It
dates back to pre Roman times and was at one time a well established
lead mining town.
- The house dates back to around the
1830s and has many traditional features.
- There is a homely atmosphere throughout
with things to make your stay a bit special - cotton sheets,
home-made marmalade and other produce, open fire in one of the
rooms. Each room has tea/coffee making facilities.Toaster, alarm
clock and a hair-dryer are available on request.
- Breakfast is flexible to suit your
needs. It is served in the farmhouse kitchen which has lovely
views over the hills. On summer days you may prefer to sit on
the patio and enjoy the views.
- If you prefer privacy in the morning,
the rooms have facilities to make your own continental breakfast
whenever it suits you. Cooked breakfast can be served at any
of these locations.
- Single night stay
and single person occupancy welcome.
- Rooms: 2 double. 3rd double available
on request. Additional bed(s) may be available.
Catering: Homemade traditional, vegetarian, vegan. Special diets
Smoking: no smoking
Pets: welcome at no extra cost, on arrangement. Sorry no cats.
- The enclosed courtyard garden, next
to the downstairs bedroom, is ideal for dogs.
Disabled: welcome. Partial disabled access. Please ring to check
Parking: for two cars in the drive. Additional enclosed parking
area close to the house.
Outside: Flowery, enclosed, courtyard garden for your own use.
Large, sunny patio with panoramic views.
Open: all year.
Wi-Fi: Free Wi-Fi internet
access available for laptop users
Other facilities: Reiki healing available from qualified practitioner.
Transport to and from the house to the nearest station and to
other venues for a reasonable charge.
- Child, adult and pet minding may
be available by arrangement. OS maps of the area available to
- Price per person per night: £30
for double or twin room, £35 single person tariff.
Children under 2 free.
Children under 12 half
Additional bed(s) may be available at £30 tariff rates.
- Contact: Margaret Dickson
- Tel: 01629 824712