Browsing local attractions within 10 miles of Old Rectory Guest House
At Adorn we are passionate about unusual jewellery, working with independent designers and family owned businesses to find unique pieces for you to ‘Adorn’ yourself. We specialise in silver jewellery and love unusual gemstones.
5 Theatre Yard, Low Pavement, Chesterfield, S40 1PF, Tel: 01246 277552(4 miles, 6 km)
Alcoco chocolates are made entirely by hand using impeccably sourced ingredients and highly inventive fillings. The bijou presentation, be-ribboned packaging and swoon-worthy chocolates all make Alcoco a failsafe gift for any occasion.
The Art Room is a small exhibiting space which hosts a number of art shows a year. Most of the year there is a permanent display of textile art. It is possible to rent the Art Room for suitable workshops for 12/14 people.
Ashover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S45 0JP, Tel: 01246 345777/8, Email(9 miles, 15 km)
One of the prettiest villages in Derbyshire with a 15th Century church. Ashover is home to a couple of ghosts, including the Laughing Cavalier who haunts the Black Swan. It's said that arrows for the Battle of Agincourt were made here!
A stylish restaurant on the outskirts of Chesterfield at Whittington Moor, owned by Matt Rushton who worked in London for Gordon Ramsey. Aubergine serves city-style breakfasts, delicious lunches and an enticing range of dinner dishes.
A friendly village in beautiful walking country with 3 good pubs, 2 of which serve excellent food. Barlow is much loved by anglers because of the Barlow Trout Fishery. Visit Barlow in August for the Carnival and the Well Dressing.
The Roundhouse was built in 1870 as a maintenance centre for steam locomotives. The name comes from the conical roofs they once had. Today, it is the only operational Roundhouse in Britian with one of the largest collections of trains.
4 Station Road, Bolsover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 6BE, Tel: 01246 828691(4 miles, 6 km)
At Beans Coffee Shop Gallery you can sit and drink a coffee, have a bite to eat, listen to some music, check out the work of local artists and craftspeople, and create your own masterpieces.
Join Blue Mountain Activities for exciting and fun outdoor adventure activities; rock climbing, abseiling, canoeing, gorge scrambling, caving, activities for families, school, stag and hen groups, birthdays, corporate teambuilding.
Once famous for the 'Bolsover Buckle' but less well known as the birthplace of the 'forgotten geographer', Peter Fidler. Today Bolsover is famous for its Castle and increasingly popular for the specialist food shop, Jaquest's.
A romantic residence built by Sir Charles Cavendish in 1612 and completed by his son William. Marvel at the outstanding craftsmanship everywhere - the rich panelling, elaborate fireplaces and painted ceilings.
Brampton Brewery relaunched in December 2007 produces four ales from its purpose-built site on Chatsworth Business Park – just 200 yards from where the operation is thought to have been based almost two centuries ago.
A 16th century property, originally built by two brothers from 1585 through to 1599 as a manor house. The Country Club is now a local family friendly venue minutes away from Chesterfield town centre.
Church Street, Brimington, CHESTERFIELD, Derbyshire, S43 1JG, Tel: 01246 345777/8, Email(2 miles, 3 km)
Three miles north-east of Chesterfield, on the road to Worksop, Brimington is described in the Domesday Book as a berewick of the Royal Manor of Newbold. One of its most impressive buildings is Ringwood Hall a Grade II listed manor house.
Speciality: Modern English menu
The ‘Restaurant with One Table’ and the Clowns Conservatory Restaurant are unique as they have no menus! Masterchef Nick Buckingham matches your meal to your tastes, using the best local ingredients, emphasising quality and freshness.
Calabria Cucina Italiana & Caffe Bar in Chesterfield town centre, offera fantastic wines, cold beers and a tasty, wide range of food from light snacks to evening meals.
Top Road, Calow, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 5AA, Tel: 01246 345777/8, Email(3 miles, 5 km)
The village of Calow dates back to 1086 when it was known as 'Kalehal' (the bare corner of land). By 1430 it's name had become 'Calell', then 'Calo' in 1561. According to the Domesday Book, the manor house at Calow 'belonged to the king'.