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Ashbourne is situated in a beautiful green valley and is the southern gateway to the Peak District. A short distance from the River Dove, commanding the approach to Dovedale, this is one of Derbyshire’s finest old market towns which still displays the original medieval street planning with historic buildings and a wealth of high quality shops. Even today the towns’ appearance has changed little since the 18th century.

The cobbled market place, hidden alleys and yards are a delight to explore. Its many fine historic buildings include St. Oswald’s Church, Owfield’s Almshouses and The Mansion. The towns past visitors include Dr Johnson and James Boswell, Charles I and Bonny Prince Charlie, who stayed here on his march south to Derby in 1745.

Clustered around the old market square and along the main street there are many boutiques, antique shops, bistros, food shops and pubs including The Green Man and Black’s Head, a famous Georgian coaching inn once frequented by Dr Johnson and Boswell.

To the north is Ilam at the lower end of the River Manifold; a pretty village with a long history, dominated by a memorial cross erected in 1840. Further along the Manifold Valley is Throwley Hall where the ruins of a fine Elizabethan manor house can be found.

Just off the Buxton-Ashbourne road is the village of Tissington, which is delightfully laid out with an imposing southern approach via a gateway and avenue of lime trees.

Other places of interest in the area are Tissington Hall near Ashbourne with wonderful paintings, furniture and porcelain, The Tissington Trail cycle route which follows the former Buxton to Ashbourne railway line and Thor’s Cave in the Manifold Valley which was first inhabited by Stone Age man. 

Church Farm Cottages - The Creamery

ref: 29161

Kniveton, nr. Ashbourne, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorDating back to 1750 and retaining much of its character and charm. The garden has a pleasant outlook and there is a pub within walking distance.
Sleeps2 - 3
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Paddock House Farm Holiday Cottages - Cherry Cottage

ref: 24824

Alstonefield, nr. Ashbourne, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorA romantic escape for two in a secluded area, yet within easy reach of many attractions.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

The Pigsty

ref: 30401

Stanton, nr. Ashbourne, Ashbourne


Exterior
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

The Garden House

ref: QWB

Atlow, nr. Carsington, Ashbourne

3 Stars

ExteriorA quaint 16th Century barn conversion close to Carsington Water with extensive grounds to explore.
Sleeps2 - 4
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Paddock House Farm Holiday Cottages - Elm Cottage

ref: 27055

Alstonefield, nr. Ashbourne, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorElm Cottage is a couples retreat, spend an evening at the Buxton Opera House or stroll the pavilion gardens.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Annie's Meadow - Woodside

ref: REEN

Offcote, nr. Ashbourne, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorOpen plan ground floor apartment thoughtfully renovated to provide warm, cosy accommodation for two. Surrounded by Parkland and only 2.5 miles from Ashbourne.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Annie's Meadow - Lakeside

ref: REEM

Offcote, nr. Ashbourne, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorOne of three luxury properties within six acres of parkland teeming with wildlife. Located in a quiet parish 2.5 miles from Ashbourne.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Bilbo's Place

NEW! ref: 411016

Overseal near Swadlincote, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorLocated in Overseal, this holiday property is ideal for a couple who wish to explore the beautiful Derbyshire countryside.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Pegge's Almshouse

ref: 411012

Ashbourne, Ashbourne

5 Stars

Enjoy a romantic break in one of Derbyshire's finest Georgian Grade II buildings.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Strawberry Cottage

ref: 25730

Clifton, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorAshbourne with is antique shops and twice weekly market is close by, Dovedale and the Tissington Trail are nearby.
Sleeps3 - 4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Paddock House Farm Holiday Cottages - Oak Cottage

ref: 24825

Alstonefield, nr. Ashbourne, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorHave a family day out at Tissington Trail where cycles can be hired.
Sleeps3 - 5
No of bedrooms3Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

The Etchells

ref: 411008

Church Broughton near Ashbourne, Ashbourne

3 Stars

A beautiful unspoilt village close to many interesting towns and villages
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

The Coach House

ref: 10915

Ashbourne, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorGabled cottage, retaining beams, original woodwork, leaded windows and feature fireplace. Footpath to Dovedale and Tissington cycle trail nearby.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

West Bank

ref: QZR

Kniveton, nr. Ashbourne, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorWest Bank provides comfortable accommodation overlooking open farmland just a mile from Carsington Water - ideal for exploring the Derbyshire Dales.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Paddock House Farm Holiday Cottages - Hazel Cottage

ref: 18986

Alstonefield, nr. Ashbourne, Ashbourne

4 Stars

ExteriorSurrounded by 5 acres of delightful grounds and reached along its own long drive, Paddock House Farm nestles peacefully in a secluded spot.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms2Changeover daySaturday
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