Historic Buildings in Derbyshire

This gazetteer lists all sorts of historic properties. You might also like to consult our gazetteer of historic houses (stately homes) in Derbyshire.











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Featured Historic Hotel
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 >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This Christian missionery served as the first Archbishop of Canterbury



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This Day in British History

20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

Monarch Mayhem

Who died after eating a meal of lampreys - against his doctor's orders



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National Trust

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Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Wirksworth (Self catering)
Amble Cottage, Wirksworth

Amble Cottage

This well-presented, terraced cottage is in the town of Wirksworth near to Matlock in Derbyshire and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Whatstandwell (Self catering)
Flag Cottage, Whatstandwell

Flag Cottage

A delightful cottage set in the grounds of the owner’s home, a former coaching inn, in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales in the Peak District National Park, near Cromford, …
Sleeps 2

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