You can walk straight out of the door at Sycamore Farm Barns. Alport Heights, with its stunning views of the south Peaks and north Midlands is a gentle 10 minute walk away.
Just down the road you can explore Shining Cliff Woods, part owned by the National Trust, including site of special scientific interest and offers fantastic walking, picnic sites and idyllic woodland scenery.
We've Carsington Reservoir within easy reach for all your water sports, the High Peak Trail which is great for family bike rides.
The Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site is 5 minutes away, where you can discover Sir Richard Arkwright's water powered mills which kick started the Industrial Revolution, as well as many other historic mills. Nearby is Matlock Bath, with the best fish and chips in the area, lovely promenades and plenty to do in all weathers: Gullivers Kingdom and the Heights of Abraham...
The historic market town of Wirksworth, with a great selection of pubs and places to eat, as well as an amazing annual arts festival is only a mile away from the Barns.