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Richard's Derbyshire Guidebook to cottage guests Eating, drinking & local attractions

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Richard's Derbyshire Guidebook to cottage guests Eating, drinking & local attractions

Sightseeing
The world's 2nd most visited National Park. This is only a short drive North from the cottage. Great walks and amazing countryside, cosy pubs and charming villages. Unspoilt countryside for miles around you.
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Peak District
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The world's 2nd most visited National Park. This is only a short drive North from the cottage. Great walks and amazing countryside, cosy pubs and charming villages. Unspoilt countryside for miles around you.
Just 3 miles from the cottage, a famous pottery for souviners, with shops and restaurant
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Denby Pottery Village
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Just 3 miles from the cottage, a famous pottery for souviners, with shops and restaurant
Britain's most popular theme park is about an hour from the cottage. A must for the kids
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Alton Towers
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Britain's most popular theme park is about an hour from the cottage. A must for the kids
A national Trust property a few minutes from Derby, set in beautiful countryside
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Kedleston Hall
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A national Trust property a few minutes from Derby, set in beautiful countryside
Open space near the city centre
Darley Park
Open space near the city centre
A beautiful village with bars and restaurants on the banks of the river
Darley Abbey
A beautiful village with bars and restaurants on the banks of the river
The most famous and popular statley home in England is a half hour drive from the cottage
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Chatsworth House
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The most famous and popular statley home in England is a half hour drive from the cottage
A world heritage site on your doorstep. Plenty of mills and history to discover from Derby up the river Derwent to Matlock
Derwent Valley Mills
A world heritage site on your doorstep. Plenty of mills and history to discover from Derby up the river Derwent to Matlock
Home of Derby County FC, Derby's famous football club. 30,000 seater stadium and tours are available. Take in a match if they are at home during your stay
Derby County Football Club
Home of Derby County FC, Derby's famous football club. 30,000 seater stadium and tours are available. Take in a match if they are at home during your stay
Derbyshire's largest lake, with beautiful walks around it and a visitor centre
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Carsington Water
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Derbyshire's largest lake, with beautiful walks around it and a visitor centre
An unspoilt Derbyshire town with a bohemian feel, great views and nearby trails. Catch a steam train from Duffield on the Ecclesbourne Valley railway
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Wirksworth
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An unspoilt Derbyshire town with a bohemian feel, great views and nearby trails. Catch a steam train from Duffield on the Ecclesbourne Valley railway
Visit Historic Mills near Matlock
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Cromford
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Visit Historic Mills near Matlock
A seaside town without the sea! Historic Matlock Bath Spa Town
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Matlock Bath
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A seaside town without the sea! Historic Matlock Bath Spa Town
A perfect Derbyshire village. Miners Arms is a lovely pub serving food and real ale. Near to Carsington Water
Carsington
A perfect Derbyshire village. Miners Arms is a lovely pub serving food and real ale. Near to Carsington Water
Delightful village, perfect in Winter or Summer
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Castleton
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Delightful village, perfect in Winter or Summer
National Tramway Museum and historic village. Food and drink in Victorian pubs. Easy to get to from the cottage
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Crich Tramway Museum
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National Tramway Museum and historic village. Food and drink in Victorian pubs. Easy to get to from the cottage
Beautiful Gardens near to Matlock. Worth a detour on your way back to the cottage from the Peak District
Lea
Beautiful Gardens near to Matlock. Worth a detour on your way back to the cottage from the Peak District
Castle and Antique shops
Tutbury
Castle and Antique shops
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Blue John Cavern
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Ecclesbourne Valley Railway
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The Heights of Abraham
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Ambergate
Ambergate Motor Heritage Centre (future site)
1331 Matlock Road
Neighbourhoods
Derby has a big town feel , not a busy city. Bars restaurants and a beautiful cathedral. Museum and Art gallery are free to enter.
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Derby
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Derby has a big town feel , not a busy city. Bars restaurants and a beautiful cathedral. Museum and Art gallery are free to enter.
A lovely local town . Voted Britain's best High Street twice in recent years. Independant shops, bars and cafes, Vintage cinema and lots to see and do.
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Belper
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A lovely local town . Voted Britain's best High Street twice in recent years. Independant shops, bars and cafes, Vintage cinema and lots to see and do.
Horsley is our local village. It's very small but does have a great pub and restaurant with a beer garden. The local church is very beautiful and there are some lovely walks
Horsley
Horsley is our local village. It's very small but does have a great pub and restaurant with a beer garden. The local church is very beautiful and there are some lovely walks
Local village with a park, Queens Head pub, Micro brewery, cafe, co-op shop, newsagent
Little Eaton
Local village with a park, Queens Head pub, Micro brewery, cafe, co-op shop, newsagent
A short drive from Horsley or £20 in a taxi brings you to Nottingham and its impressive buildings, shops and bars
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Nottingham
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A short drive from Horsley or £20 in a taxi brings you to Nottingham and its impressive buildings, shops and bars
East Midlands
Food scene
Good pub with great food : Pizza & bar snacks. Quarndon is 4 miles from Horsley
Joiners Arms
60 Church Rd
Good pub with great food : Pizza & bar snacks. Quarndon is 4 miles from Horsley
Take the road to Ilkeston and you will come across The Bottle Kiln, a great cafe for coffee or lunch
The Bottle Kiln
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Take the road to Ilkeston and you will come across The Bottle Kiln, a great cafe for coffee or lunch
A quaint Derbyshire village and a good walk from your cottage (approx 4 miles, or 8 mile round trip) This village and Makeney , next door, have no fewer than 4 real ale pubs, all very quirky and ancient
Holbrook
A quaint Derbyshire village and a good walk from your cottage (approx 4 miles, or 8 mile round trip) This village and Makeney , next door, have no fewer than 4 real ale pubs, all very quirky and ancient
Angelo's is the most popular restaurant around at present. Friendly Italian quality food
Angelo's Bistro, Duffield
1 Town St
Angelo's is the most popular restaurant around at present. Friendly Italian quality food
Local Chinese will deliver to your cottage
Jade Garden
45 Chapel Street
Local Chinese will deliver to your cottage
Our friends and neighbours at Morley Hayes offer golf and great food options. 1 mile from Horsley and your cottage
Morley Hayes Golf
Our friends and neighbours at Morley Hayes offer golf and great food options. 1 mile from Horsley and your cottage
Walking distance from the cottage door accross the golf course. Real Ales and a good food menu. A locals favourite.
The Coach & Horses
47 Church Street
Walking distance from the cottage door accross the golf course. Real Ales and a good food menu. A locals favourite.
Next door to your cottage and available to you as "members" during your stay. This clubhouse provides: Bar snacks, great real ale and lagers and an extensive wine list to choose from to take back to your cottage. Ideal for getting your breakfast or a morning cappuchino.
Horsley Lodge Golf Club
Next door to your cottage and available to you as "members" during your stay. This clubhouse provides: Bar snacks, great real ale and lagers and an extensive wine list to choose from to take back to your cottage. Ideal for getting your breakfast or a morning cappuchino.
Pop to Bakewell for a famous Bakewell Pudding (not pie!)
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Bakewell
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Pop to Bakewell for a famous Bakewell Pudding (not pie!)
Just a couple of miles away and handy for breakfast or coffee
The Little Kitchen
156 Alfreton Road
Just a couple of miles away and handy for breakfast or coffee
Local Butcher and delicatesent. Great pies, for takeaway hot cobs fruit, veg and cheese
Barry Fitch Butchers
135 Alfreton Rd
Local Butcher and delicatesent. Great pies, for takeaway hot cobs fruit, veg and cheese
Local Pub, 2 miles from Horsley. Good food, real ales, nice host
Queens Head
Local Pub, 2 miles from Horsley. Good food, real ales, nice host
The hosts favourite bolt hole! Unreal selection of beer to drink in or take out
Shiny Tap - Micro Pub
The hosts favourite bolt hole! Unreal selection of beer to drink in or take out
Voted the coziest pub in England. Untouched by any modern day trappings. Go back in time at The Holly Bush. Walkable!
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Holly Bush Inn
Holly Bush Lane
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Voted the coziest pub in England. Untouched by any modern day trappings. Go back in time at The Holly Bush. Walkable!
Good local pub
Dead Poets Inn
Good local pub
Pub, Restaurant and coffee shop. Walkable from the cottage
Spotted Cow
12 Town St
Pub, Restaurant and coffee shop. Walkable from the cottage
Local Restaurant and Bar
Fox And Hounds
Local Restaurant and Bar
The most popular "new" country pub. Good menu and friendly staff. Book first!
Cock Inn
The most popular "new" country pub. Good menu and friendly staff. Book first!
The hosts favourite country restaurant. Lunch 12-2 only
Saracens Head
The hosts favourite country restaurant. Lunch 12-2 only
Local farm with pet Zoo, IceCream made on site, cafe and great fun for kids
Bluebell Dairy Ice Cream Farm
Local farm with pet Zoo, IceCream made on site, cafe and great fun for kids
The Chelsea of The Peak. Quality restaurants and good walks to Chatsworth
Baslow
The Chelsea of The Peak. Quality restaurants and good walks to Chatsworth
Good food , great atmosphere
The Bluebell Inn
Good food , great atmosphere
Within a good walk or short drive from the cottage. Riverside setting, castle remains and steam railway to Wirksworth. Also this is Derby's NottingHill Wine bars, Bistros, and quality pubs on the high street.
Duffield
Within a good walk or short drive from the cottage. Riverside setting, castle remains and steam railway to Wirksworth. Also this is Derby's NottingHill Wine bars, Bistros, and quality pubs on the high street.
City/town information
The home of the Brewing Industry. Many brewery museums and historic sites.
Burton upon Trent
The home of the Brewing Industry. Many brewery museums and historic sites.
The Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill

Conseils sur la ville

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The Cathedral Quarter is the best part of Derby
Head to Iron Gate and Saddlergate in Derby. Taxi to Derby £10 Head to Hockley in Nottingham Taxi to Nottingham £20
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Surrounded by 4 towns: Belper, Ripley, Ilkeston, Heanor
These all have supermarkets , petrol stations, etc. But I would stick to the town centre of Belper. The others are a bit lacking in tourist stuff!
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Local Petrol Station
Is at Lower Kilburn
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Chemist
Peak Pharmacy, The Town, Little Eaton Morisons Pharmacy, Derby