The surrounding area offers inspiring & varied scenery, with walking & cycling in the beautiful Hope Valley countryside, stunning views across the Derwent Valley. Family attractions within easy reach such as the historic houses of Eyam Hall, located in the centre of the village, Chatsworth Estate, Haddon Hall, Hardwick Hall & Bolsover Castle. The market town of Bakewell, famous for its tarts & puddings, & the spa town of Buxton with its opera house & diverse architecture can be reached within 30 minutes. Matlock Bath, known as Little Switzerland, with cable car rides & other family attractions nearby. Other local villages include Tideswell, with its church known as the Cathedral of the Peak, & Hathersage, home to one of the few remaining open air swimming pools, & famous for its associations with Robin Hood & the Eyre family. Shop 150 yards, pub & restaurant 50 yards.