Visit Beautiful Derbyshire

How to Find Wildflower Cottages in Derbyshire

Columbine and Foxglove Cottages are centrally located for reaching the many attractions of Derbyshire and the Peak District. Alton village is small and peaceful but only six miles from both Matlock to the south and Chesterfield to the north. There is excellent walking from the doorstep and around Ashover – the centre of Ashover is just a mile from our holiday cottages. See a selection of walks to get you started.

Wildflower Cottages Location

Find our holiday cottages in the Derbyshire village of Alton in Ashover.

  • Chesterfield is 6 miles North
  • Matlock is 6 miles South
  • Chatsworth is 8 miles West
  • Hardwick Hall is 8 miles East

Transport Links

There is no bus in Alton so a car will enable you to make the most of your visit

  • East Midlands airport – 35 miles
  • Main railway station – 7 miles
  • Local Buses – 1 mile
  • Hull ferry port – 80 miles


Places to Visit

  • Ashover's Fabrick Rock
  • Chesterfield's Crooked Spire
  • Hardwick Hall & Chatsworth
  • Bakewell (for a pudding)
  • Caves & caverns in Castleton
  • Crich Tramway Village
  • The Heights of Abraham