Leave the M1 at Junction 28.
At the top of the slip road take the A38 dual carriageway sign posted to Matlock.
Take the exit market (A615) Matlock.
At the roundabout at the top of the slip road turn right – signposted (A615) Matlock.
Take the first left at the sliproad at the traffic lights – this is the A615 signposted to Matlock and Oakerthorpe.
At the T Junction in several miles time turn right – this is still the A615 to Matlock.
Pass The Peacock Pub on the left.
Take the first left again signposted to Matlock.
After several miles you will pass the Three Horse Shoes Pub on the right.
After several more miles pass through the village of Tansley with the Tavern at Tansley on the right and the Matlock Garden Centre on the right then a Total Garage on the left.
You will now enter Matlock. Go straight over the mini roundabout.
At the second roundabout (Crown Roundabout) turn RIGHT onto the A6 towards Bakewell and Buxton (no signpost).
Continue on the A6 for several miles passing Sainsbury’s on your left, the Shalimar Indian Restaurant on the left then the East Lodge Hotel on the right then through the village of Rowsley.
Follow the road sharp left - signposted Bakewell and Buxton.
After a few miles once in open countryside the central reservation changes to a hedge.
Take a left turn to signposted to Youlgreave (can also be spelt Youlgrave). Follow this road through the village of Alport then into Youlgreave.
On entering the village follow the main road past a school on the left, a garage on the right, the church on the left then the George Pub on the right.
Turn right at the next Pub - The Bulls Head into Fountain Square.
The fountain will be on your left and there will be a row of cottages on your right – please park carefully on the land opposite the cottages in the dedicated space for your Cottage. There is one space per cottage.