The Lumsdale Valley, a local walk from Matlock and a hidden treasure. Situated on the edge of Matlock town you will find a secret valley which is home to one of Britain’s best water-powered industrial archaeological sites. Now owned by the Arkwright Society, the...
Take a closer look at our letter boxes I recently posted some postcards for a guest at our local post box at Matlock Green and noticed the Victorian Royal Cypher and how unusual it was. That got me thinking about their history. Will these objects of British heritage...
Did you know the first single line cable tramway was opened in Matlock on the 28th March 1893? The tramway was the steepest anywhere in the world its gradient was measured at one in five and a half over its five eighths of a mile length. It carried more than a quarter...
Remembrance Day is on 11 November each year. It commemorates all those who have fallen in the two World Wars (1914-1918 and 1939-1945) and later conflicts. It was originally known as Armistice Day, but was renamed Remembrance Day after the Second World War....
Glendon (number 7) is part of the row of four grand Early Victorian residences built between 1857 and 1858 by local industrialist John Knowles on Knowleston Place. The properties were described as beautiful villas, with ornamental and rock gardens opposite shared...
Welcoming and friendly staff
Delicious home cooked breakfast
Oh and The best lemon drizzle cake ever tasted!
Glendon Guest House thank you
I will most definitely recommend and return to visit
Liz Caton 9/01/2018
Clean, well appointed and comfortable rooms. We took all 5. Very good breakfast and tea when we arrived. Charming hosts.
V Jenks 6/30/2018
Excellent service and a lovely room is something that will be found in Grendon Guest House.
Everything is as good as you might expect and better.
Well done everyone involved.