Castle Hill House  |  Things to do

Castle Hill House is perfectly situated to explore the many attractions around Derbyshire and Staffordshire. The house is situated in the grounds of Tutbury Castle, click the link to go their website and view the busy schedule of events such as the firework display that is in the UK's top ten. Tutbury itself has a number of pubs, restaurants and craft and antique shops within walking distance. If you would like to explore further afield there are excellent road links to Peak District villages such as Ashbourne, only 15 miles away or for the more adventurous Alton Towers Theme Park is only 16 miles away.

If you would like a splash of retail therapy there are numerous shopping centres such as the Westfield in Derby City Centre or the McArthur Glen Factory Outlet a short drive away on the A38. There are also an array of market towns and stone villages to explore which offer something for everyone such as Bakewell, Buxton and the historic Matlock Bath.

If you’re the sporty type try water sports at Carsington Water or one of the many walks and cycle trails at Dovedale, Monsal Head and the Tissington Trail. The keen golfer is spoilt for choice with a number of championship golf courses within easy reach.

Derbyshire is also known for its many historic houses and parks, with many owned and managed by the National Trust they are perfect for a day out in the fabulous unspoilt countryside. Many houses have been used as filming locations such as Chatsworth House and Kedleston Hall.

  • Tutbury Castle
  • Matlock
  • Kedleston Hall
  • Tissington Trail
  • Chatsworth House
  • Carsington Water
  • Bakewell
  • Alton Towers
  • Westfield shopping centre
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