Embrace the rolling countryside of Derbyshire

Derbyshire is a county in the East Midlands of England. A substantial portion of the Peak District National Park lies within Derbyshire. Consisting of rolling hills and uplands, with the southern Pennines extending from the north of Derby making it the perfect place to retire to.

Derbyshire is a mixture of rural flatlands and rolling hills like the Pennines. Nestled amongst the glorious surroundings is a collection of rural and urban towns and villages. Derbyshire is an idyllic place to live, and our retirement homes in Derbyshire serve as the perfect base for you to explore this stunning county during your retirement.

Home to Chatsworth House, Dovedale nature reserve and Peveril Castle, Derbyshire offers some of the most picturesque landmarks in England. With plenty of days out and site seeing experiences on offer you will never be short of things to do, all accessible from our range of retirement villages.

Retirement Properties in Derbyshire

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Derbyshire’s agricultural surroundings only adds to its appeal, giving it even more character and making it a place that people love to visit and a place that you will be very happy to call home.

Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House is a stately home in the Derbyshire Dales. It stands on the east bank of the River Derwent and looks across to low hills between the Derwent and Wye valleys. Take a stroll through the 105-acre garden to enjoy an arboretum, rock garden, fountains, and sculptures or marvel in the art of the main house itself.

Crich Tramway Village

Take a trip back in time and ride vintage trams into the open countryside at Crich Tramway Village. There's an enchanting Woodland Walk and Sculpture Trail along with exhibitions in the National Tramway Museum. A family visitor attraction to be enjoyed by all ages.

Buxton Opera House

Buxton Opera House is located in Buxton, Derbyshire.  England. The 902-seat opera house hosts the annual Buxton Festival among others, as well as pantomime at Christmas, musicals and other entertainments year-round. The Pavilion Arts Centre Cinema, offers daily films and live event cinema. You’ll find something for everyone at this well-established venue.

National Forest

The National Forest is one of England’s most ambitious environmental projects, large swathes of the Midlands landscape had been left scarred by centuries of coal mining. An incredible transformation turned the landscape from black to green. The gentle landscape is perfect for walking, cycling or horse-riding, and the woodland has created habitats for wildlife to be spotted along the way.

Your Derbyshire retirement home

All our Derbyshire retirement apartments will provide you with everything you need to relax and unwind in your retirement years. Whether you’re befriending the other residents in the communal Owners’ Lounge or relaxing with a good book in the gardens, you’ll always feel at home with one of our Cheshire retirement apartments.

The facilities at your Derbyshire retirement apartment are second to none, and your dedicated Lodge Manager means there’s always a familiar face nearby to answer any questions you may have. You’ll be located close to shops, doctor’s surgeries, banks, bakers, butchers and all the other conveniences you would expect to find your local town centre.

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Over the years we have won numerous awards recognised and highly regarded throughout the retirement industry. Recent success has included:

The Sunday Times 100 best companies to work for 2017 WhatHouse? Awards 2020 HBF 2017 5 star