Ault Hucknall Well Dressing under Construction at Ault Hucknall
Well in the Making, Mon 13 - Fri 17 Jul 2015, free entry
Find out more about well dressing by watching the well dressers at work. A design is drawn full size on paper tne transferred to the wet clay by pricking out. The picture is then 'wooled' (outlined in wool) and the natural materials used to fill the designn in. Visitors are welcome to have a go and free tuition is given.
Visitors are asked to remember that this is a working farm - leave vehicles outside, close gates and please don't bring dogs into the farm.
The Barn at Ault Hucknall Farm (S44 5QH)
Nearest Tourist Information Centre
Chesterfield (Tel: 01246 345777/8)
|Mon 13 - Fri 17 Jul 2015||09:00 to 12:00 14:00 to 16:30|
Dontations gratefully accepted.
SK 384711 53.23554 -1.42613
Leave M1 motorway at Junction 29 and take A6175 (signposted Clay Cross). Follow signs to Hardwick Hall but do not enter the estate. After passing Stainsby Mill, continue left up Hodmire Hill for approx ½ mile and Ault Hucknall Church is on left.
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway and take 2nd exit A6175, then follow route from North/South.
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. When carriageway divides, select right lane and, at roundabout, take 3rd exit. At next roundabout (traffic light controlled) select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). Follow road to junction with M1 motorway (approx 4 miles) and, at roundabout, select right lane and take 5th exit (A6175). Then follow route from North/South.
- On-site catering
- On-site light refreshments
- Children welcome
- Disabled access