Chatsworth House walk

A Derbyshire walk posted on 16/06/19 by Aurelie-21. Update : 16/07/19

Chatsworth is home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire and has been passed down through 16 generations of the Cavendish family.

Technical sheet
Calculated time Calculated time: 1h25[?]
Distance Distance : 4.89km
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 22m
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 22m
Highest point Highest point : 140m
Lowest point Lowest point : 109m
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Derbyshire
Starting point Starting point : N 53.245662° / W 1.614432°
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Carriage house restaurant Chatsworth House

Description

Use Nether End car park in Church Lane.

(D/A) From the entrance of the car park, turn right on Church Lane and right again to join the first path on your right.

(1) Pass the gate and go straight.

(2) Take the path going slightly left, cross carefully the road and walk to Chatsworth House and to the Stable Block if you are interested in.

(3) From this point, walk along the car park and turn left when you see the main path.

(4) Turn left then right. You are now on the same path you came from. Walk the opposite way until you reach the car park (D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : km 0 - alt. km 0 - Nether End car park - Nether End car park
1 : km 0.42 - alt. km 0.42
2 : km 2.05 - alt. km 2.05
3 : km 2.76 - alt. km 2.76 - Chatsworth House
4 : km 3.82 - alt. km 3.82
D/A : km 4.89 - alt. km 4.89 - Nether End car park - Nether End car park

Useful Information

Nether End car park only takes cash.
There is a shop and two restaurants next to Chatsworth House.

Hikideas and this author cannot be held responsible in the case of accidents or problems occuring on this walk.

During the walk or to do/see around

More information about Chatsworth House : https://www.chatsworth.org

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