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Picturesque villages

Picturesque villages

Villages

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Number of results: 215

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  1. Add Mugginton to your Itinerary

    Mugginton

    Address:

    Derbyshire

    Telephone:

    01773 841485

    The rather strange name comes from the Old English and is thought to mean 'the farm of Mugga or Mogga', an unknown Saxon who farmed here before the Normans came. Farming is still predominant in the area. The village has a Norman church.

  2. Add Longnor to your Itinerary

    Longnor

    Address:

    Nr Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 0NS

    Derbyshire

    Longnor is a sizeable village with its bustling cobbled square overlooked by the historic Longnor Craft Centre and quaint streets of stone houses. It nestles between the Dove and Manifold valleys and is a good starting point for many walks.

  3. Add Froggatt to your Itinerary

    Froggatt

    Address:

    Froggatt, Derbyshire, S32 3ZA

    Telephone:

    01629 813227

    Derbyshire

    A small attractive village set below a famed gritstone edge and alongside the scenic wooded banks of the river Derwent. Quaint little cottages with pretty gardens nestle below the rugged crags of Froggatt Edge forming a peaceful scene.

  4. Add Hassop to your Itinerary

    Hassop

    Address:

    Hassop, Derbyshire, DE45 1NS

    Telephone:

    01629 813227

    Derbyshire

    A small picturesque hamlet with some grand buildings and fine architecture set in beautiful countryside. In spring the snowdrops and daffodils on the roadside through the village are delightful.

  5. Add Brassington to your Itinerary

    Brassington

    Address:

    Derbyshire, DE6 1GD

    Telephone:

    01335 343666

    An attractive old village set in the rocky limestone uplands of the southern White Peak, Brassington Brassington has a timeless feel to it. Set on a hilltop and surrounded by spectacular countryside.

  6. Add Winster to your Itinerary

    Winster

    Address:

    Derbyshire, DE4 2DQ

    A very interesting old village hidden up in the limestone hills and surrounded by glorious scenery. 4 miles west of Matlock, Winster was once a busy place with its' own market and prosperous lead mining industry.

  7. Add Barlow to your Itinerary

    Barlow

    Address:

    Commonside, Barlow, DRONFIELD, Derbyshire, S18 7SJ

    Telephone:

    01246 345777/8

    DRONFIELD

    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.

  8. Add Pentrich to your Itinerary

    Pentrich

    Address:

    Derbyshire, DE5 3RR

    Telephone:

    01773 841485

    The small village of Pentrich near Ripley is famous for the Pentrich Revolution which took place on 9 June 1817. It is thought Pentrich was already settled during the Roman occupation and that the name Pentrich has Celtic origins.

  9. Add Riddings to your Itinerary

    Riddings

    Address:

    Derbyshire, DE55 4EW

    Telephone:

    01773 841485

    Riddings was first recorded in the 12th century. Its ancient name was 'Ryddying' meaning a clearing in the grove, it was probably a small hamlet in the middle of Sherwood Forest. Coal and iron was mined in a small way for centuries.

  10. Add Riber to your Itinerary

    Riber

    Address:

    Derbyshire, DE4 5JU

    A tiny medieval hilltop hamlet overshadowed by the imposing shell of Riber Castle.
    Local entrepreneur John Smedley had the castle built here, and it has been a landmark for miles around since 1862. Smedley never lived in it

  11. Add Rowsley to your Itinerary

    Rowsley

    Address:

    Derbyshire, DE4 2EB

    Telephone:

    01629 813227

    On the river Derwent at the edge of the Peak District National Park, there is plenty to do and see in and around Rowsley. The busy A6 road cuts the village in two where a broad bridge crosses the Derwent near the fine old Peacock Hotel.

  12. Add Longford to your Itinerary

    Longford

    Address:

    Derbyshire, DE6 3AH

    Telephone:

    01335 343666

    This small village is set along a network of leafy lanes in delightful rural isolation in the south part of the Derbyshire Dales.

  13. Add Earl Sterndale to your Itinerary

    Earl Sterndale

    Address:

    Derbyshire, SK17 0AA

    Telephone:

    01629 813227

    A remote hill village surrounded by magnificent hills and dales overlooking the Upper Dove Valley. Just five miles south of Buxton, this is a spot worth finding. Few villages have such spectacular scenery on their doorstep.

  14. Add Wincle to your Itinerary

    Wincle

    Address:

    Cheshire, SK11 0QH

    Through this hilly area runs the delightful wooded valley of the River Dane, the county's boundary with Staffordshire.

  15. Add Adlington to your Itinerary

    Adlington

    Address:

    Knutsford, Cheshire

    Knutsford

    A scattered village nestling in gorgeous countryside north of Macclesfield.

  16. Add Idridgehay to your Itinerary

    Idridgehay

    Address:

    Derbyshire, DE56 2DW

    Telephone:

    01773 841485

    Idridgehay is a small Derbyshire village located near the historic town of Belper.

  17. Add Lea to your Itinerary

    Lea

    Address:

    Derbyshire, DE4 5GJ

    Telephone:

    01773 841485

    The village of Lea is situated in picturesque countryside climbing up from the Derwent Valley. Its most famous resident was Florence Nightingale whose family home Lea Hurst is in the village.

  18. Add Hartshorne to your Itinerary

    Hartshorne

    Address:

    Nr Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE117AE

    Telephone:

    01283 222848

    Derbyshire

    Hartshorne is a village and parish on the road from Derby to Ashby de la Zouch. The Manor House in Hartshorne believed to have been built in 1629 is a grade II timber-framed house which dominates the road junction at the top of the village.

  19. Add Newton Solney to your Itinerary

    Newton Solney

    Address:

    Nr Burton on Trent, DE15 0SG

    Telephone:

    01283 222848

    Newton Solney is a small and picturesque South Derbyshire village, situated 2 miles north east of Burton upon Trent, on the southern bank of the River Dove.

  20. Add Bagnall to your Itinerary

    Bagnall

    Address:

    Moorlands Village Hall, Bagnall, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire Moorlands, ST99HY

    Telephone:

    01782 504583

    Stoke on Trent

    Although Bagnall is located only a few short miles from the former industrial city of Stoke-on-Trent, it retains a sense of rural isolation and has been described as one of the most tranquil villages in Staffordshire.