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The Old Poets' Corner

The Old Poets' Corner


1 Butts Road,
S45 0EW


The Brewery is situated in the beautiful award winning Derbyshire village of Ashover.

Handcrafted ales include Light Rale, Castle Light, Poets' Tipples, Rainbows End, Coffin Lane Stout, Butts Pale Ale and All Saints. Seasonal ales include the Malthouse Mild. Special one off beers you may enjoy include Amber Rambler, Dark Dragon, Rainy Daze and Rattle Imperial Red.

The beer can be found at The Old Poets' Corner in Ashover S45 0EW, the Arkwright Arms at Duckmanton S44 5JG, the Derby Tup on Whittington Moor S41 8LS, Chesterfield Arms S41 7PH and at many local beer festivals.

Brewery tours are also available by prior arrangement.

On-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Brewery tours are by prior arrangement. Please call the Brewery to find out further information.



See location of Ashover Brewery on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 348629  Lat: 53.16208 Long: -1.48095

From North/South
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At roundabout (traffic light controlled) select left lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select left lane and take 1st exit (continuous lane). At traffic lights select middle lane and go straight on. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Matalan) select left lane and take 2nd exit (A619). Follow road for approx 1½ miles and, at Morrison's roundabout select left lane and take 1st exit (Walton Road). At mini roundabout go straight on and follow road to top of hill. At traffic lights, select right lane and turn right (A632, Matlock Road). Follow road for approx 5 miles, entering Kelstedge. Take left turn before Kestedge Inn, (B6036, signposted Ashover). Follow road for approx 1 mile to centre of village and Ashover Brewery is at the Old Poet’s Corner pub, home of Ashover Brewery, is on right.

From East
Follow A617 to Chesterfield, then follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A619 to Chesterfield and, at Morrison's roundabout, take 3rd exit (Walton Road), then follow route from North/South.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 8 miles from Chesterfield station


  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
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