Browsing local attractions within 10 miles of Cowclose Barn
Darley Road Stonedge, Ashover, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S45 0LW, Tel: 01246 566142, www.redlionpubandbistro.com, (4 miles, 6kms)
This stone built pub has a beautiful rural setting with wonderful views. The food is mostly sourced locally and is prepared fresh on a daily basis.
Named after the famous North American explorer and chief surveyor for the Hudson Bay Company, Peter Fidler, who wwas born in Bolsover in 1769, the Reserve includes picnic area, new pathways and viewpoints overlooking the Doe Lea Valley.
Chesterfield's theatre opened in 1949 in the Stephenson Memorial Hall which was built in 1879 to commemorate George Stephenson, who moved to Chesterfield in 1838. Originally called the Civic Theatre, it changed to the Pomegranate in 1982.
Pools Brook Country Park covers 180 acres and boasts a visitor centre, children's adventure playground, cafe, picnic sites and four miles of trails of cycling, horse riding and walking and lakes for angling.
Renishaw Hall Gardens are Italian in design and were laid out over 100 years ago by Sir George Sitwell. The garden is divided into 'rooms' with yew hedges, flanked with classical statues.
Coach park: Free
Once an alehouse, Revolution House takes its name from the Revolution of 1688. It was the site of a meeting between three local noblemen who began making plans for their part in the Revolution that put William and Mary on the throne.
This dramatic 18th Century hilltop shell of an imposing baroque mansion still retains remnants of its former rich plaster decoration. It was Nicholas Leke, the 4th and last Earl of Scarsdale who built the Hall.
205 Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 2BA, Tel: 01246 221644, www.tpotts.co.uk, (3 miles, 5kms)
Ceramic painting studio, great for all the family.
A beautifully restored traditional country inn, with parts of the original building being over 400 years old. Located in spectacular countryside, five miles west of Chesterfield.
The Herb Garden & Auntie Jackie's Tea Rooms are a social enterprise and part of the Enable Group, providing Supported Community Activities for people with learning difficulties. Main Garden, Physic Garden, Lavender and Pot Pourri gardens.
42 Green Lane, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 2LJ, Tel: 01246 292222, (4 miles, 6kms)
Stylish and contemporary India restaurant in Dronfield serving an A La Carte Menu.
A warm welcome awaits you at The Old Post. Rumoured to be the third oldest building in Chesterfield. The Old Post prides itself in showcasing some of the best food in the region.
Whether you are looking to host an Annual General meeting, sales conference, training session or a management meeting, the Proact stadium provides a refreshing alternative to traditional conference venues.
This award-winning shop is Chesterfield’s first and foremost independent specialist retailer of bottled real ales. We stock an extensive range of over 150 bottled beers supplied by some of the UK's finest micro breweries.
The Winding Wheel opened in 1923 as the Picture House, home of the Odeon Cinema. It closed in 1981 but was restored and refurbished, opening again as a conference and entertainment venue. The building is now Grade II listed.
Opened in August 2007, the Avenue Washlands has areas of reedbed, marsh, ponds and grassland, supporting a wide range of wildlife. The Trust offers stream dipping, sensory earthwalks and eco-orienteering as well as many other activities.