Local Area Information
3 miles from Bakewell in a secluded rural setting, Sheldon is a White Peak village which grew as a result of the nearby Magpie lead mine. At 1,000 feet above sea level, tiny Sheldon comprises around 30 farmhouses & cottages. Leading down to the River Wye lie Great & Little Shacklow Woods - beautiful all year, & an amazing sight in Autumn! Walk straight into Deepdale, & on to Monsal Dale, Head and Trail: with circular routes from 30 minutes to all day, wonderful walks abound.
How to Find Us
Buxton(approx 12 miles)
Follow the A6 towards Bakewell for 9 miles, at signs for Ashford-in-the-Water, turn Right for Sheldon up to the top of the hill and turn Right again following signs for Sheldon. Once in the village, we are the 4th building on the right. There are large conifers outside and the building is set back from the road.
Nottingham(approx 37 miles)
Head north west out of Nottingham, then head north on the M1 for about 8.5 miles. At junction 28, take the A38 exit to Matlock. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A38. Take the A61 exit toward A615/Matlock. At Watchorn Roundabout, take the 4th exit onto A61/Derby Rd. left at Each Well Ln. Left at A615/Wingfield Rd. Right at A615/Chesterfield Rd. Left at A615/Matlock Rd. Left to stay on Matlock Rd. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A6. Left at A6. Right at A6. Left, and then right.
Birmingham(approx 80 miles)
Trains go direct from Birmingham to Buxton, and take just over two hours. We are less than 10 miles east from Buxton by road. Take the A515 south east, turn left at the A5270, then right at The Ditch (road). Continue on Marston, continue on Cross Lane, continue on Flagg Lane, then turn left at Johnson Lane.
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