Historic Houses in Derbyshire

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The Plough Inn

The Plough Inn

You will receive a warm welcome from your hosts Bob and Cynthia Emery. Our privately owned 16th century Inn situated in 9 acres of its own land set in idyllic surroundings on the banks of the River Derwent. Our tastefully decorated and intimate restaurant offers the ideal environment in which … more >>


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Bedehouse Cottage, Cromford

Bedehouse Cottage

This detached, stone Arkwright cottage is located in the Derbyshire village of Cromford and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
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The Coach House (AA 4* Award), Ashbourne

The Coach House (AA 4* Award)

Framed by beautiful copper beeches Gateham Grange nestles at the foot of Wetton Hill. Ideal central location for visiting many historic houses including Chatsworth, Tissington Hall, Haddon Hall and Sudbury …
Sleeps 4

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