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Ashbourne

Known as ‘The Gateway to Dovedale’, the market town of Ashbourne is popular with those who love the outdoors due to its close proximity to the Peak District National Park. One of Derbyshire''s oldest market towns, it provides a great cottage holiday base for exploring this beautiful part of Britain.

The town has a rich history, with a medieval street layout that is still largely made up of traditional stone and brick buildings and cobbled streets; there are some 200 listed buildings here as well as some lovely old coaching inns. As a focal point for a number of coaching routes from London to Carlisle, the town became a very fashionable place in Georgian England. The busy market place is the central hub of the town, with numerous places to eat and drink. There’s a good mix of retailers, including independent boutiques and antique shops and on Thursday a market is held.

Ashbourne is on the doorstep of the Peak District, one of the most popular spots in the UK for hiking, rambling, cycling and general outdoor exploration. There are numerous marked trails, including the nearby Tissington Trail, an old railway line that now provides a lovely route for walkers and cyclists. Bike hire is available at the visitor centre in Mappleton Lane. In addition discover lots of historical walks as well as mile upon mile of quiet, unspoilt woodlands. A great family day out can be found at Alton Towers which is not far away.

One annual event that attracts many visitors is a giant-sized football match, pitting one half of the town against the other. The two-day Royal Shrovetide Football Match can involve thousands of players playing two eight-hour periods, and it has become a long-standing tradition in the town.

For self-catering accommodation see our cottages in Ashbourne, for a holiday in the Peak District.
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43 cottages are available
  • Alstonefield, near Ashbourne
    Alstonefield, near Ashbourne×
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    Ref: 27055
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location
    Situated in the heart of the Peak District National Park with stunning views of the open countryside and located just...
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  • Bradley, near Ashbourne
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    Coppice Farm

    Bradley, near Ashbourne

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    Ref: 967
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    - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    This delightful, characterful wing of an 18th-century farmhouse adjoins the owner’s home on a working dairy...

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  • Offcote, near Ashbourne
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    Annie’s Meadow - Woodside

    Offcote, near Ashbourne

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    - Luxury Property - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    Annie’s Meadow has three stunning properties set in 6 acres of parkland which include a fishing lake,...

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  • Alstonefield, near Ashbourne
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    Ref: 24824
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location
    Situated in the heart of the Peak District National Park with stunning views of the open countryside and located just...
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  • Stanton, near Ashbourne
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    The Pigsty

    Stanton, near Ashbourne

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    Ref: 30401
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    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove
    This pigsty was converted in the Spring of 2015 and now offers holiday accommodation for two. It stands on the edge of...
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  • Offcote, near Ashbourne
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    Annie’s Meadow - Lakeside

    Offcote, near Ashbourne

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    - Luxury Property - Car parking on site - Rural Location

    Annie’s Meadow has three stunning properties set in 6 acres of parkland which include a fishing lake,...

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  • Shirley, near Ashbourne
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    The Saddlery

    Shirley, near Ashbourne

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    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    Located at the southern end of the Peak District National Park, this attractively converted groom’s quarters lies...

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  • Kniveton, near Ashbourne
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    Church Farm Cottages - The Creamery

    Kniveton, near Ashbourne

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    - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Rural Location
    Nestling in a peaceful location in the picturesque village of Kniveton and dating back to 1750, these barn conversions...
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  • Kniveton, near Ashbourne
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    West Bank

    Kniveton, near Ashbourne

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    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities

    Set in peaceful seclusion overlooking open farmland, this attractive and very comfortable cottage stands in its own...

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  • near Ashbourne
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    The Old Dairy

    near Ashbourne

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    - Luxury Property - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Rural Location
    The Old Dairy is a wonderfully converted, semi-detached, holiday barn set within the beautiful Northwood Farm estate....
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  • Atlow, near Carsington
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    The Garden House

    Atlow, near Carsington

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    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio

    Peacefully set in Peakland countryside, this 16th-century barn conversion is only a mile and a half from Carsington...

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  • Alstonefield, near Ashbourne
    Alstonefield, near Ashbourne×
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    Situated in the heart of the Peak District National Park with stunning views of the open countryside and located just...
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