Swiss Cottage was built between 1839 and 1842 as part of the 6th Duke of Devonshire's many improvements to the Chatsworth Estate. It was designed by Joseph Paxton or his associate John Robertson, as an 'eye-catcher' in the landscape, to be admired on carriage rides or walks around the estate.
Private chef services available
Why not let someone else do the cooking whilst you enjoy the picturesque setting of Swiss Cottage? Private chefs are available to hire direct from Chatsworth Catering. For more information please contact the Catering Team on 01246 565300. Please note that the private chef is not available during November or December.
Ground floor: Kitchen, dining room, living room, study, lavatory, twin bedroom with en-suite shower room
First floor:Two double bedrooms with en-suite bedrooms
Swiss Cottage sleeps 6 and has many features including:
- Well-equipped kitchen
- Private garden
- Off-road parking
View the Swiss Cottage brochure (pdf)