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Address: | Bakewell Road, Rowsley, Peak District National Park DE4 2EB, England
Phone Number:
01629 733185

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Wonderful craft shop in an ideal situation

The mill and craft shop sit by the River Wye overlooked by the hills of the Peak District just south of Bakewell. The shop sells items a good cut above the average craft shop at... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Andy F
Warrington, United Kingdom

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The mill and craft shop sit by the River Wye overlooked by the hills of the Peak District just south of Bakewell. The shop sells items a good cut above the average craft shop at quite reasonable prices. We especially loved the cards and pictures but candles, mugs and bamboo socks are all very good. The cafe is a pleasure... More 

Thank Andy F
Rossendale, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a great place to visit. The mill is good. The little craft shop is great for quirky things that you don't see on the high street.

Thank Peter H
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Interesting place for adults and children. Craft shops and working flour mill. There is an entrance fee if you want to go into the actual flour mill and see the millstones grinding flour. You can buy the flour direct from there.

Thank lorraine j
Solihull, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We visited on a Sunday morning. The mill was not working and there was little to see or do. I am not sure that even if the mill had been open this would have ben worth the visit

Thank pm46
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is a collection of shops and craft workshops which is interesting and well stocked. It includes flour from a local mill, a stone mason, wood work and the more usual gifts and local souvenirs.

Thank Caroline M
England, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Can be found just off the A6 (left turn) as you drive through Rowsley towards Bakewell. This is an old flour mill where visitors can walk through the old mill and see how it used to be done years ago. The last time flour was produced here was in the 1970's. However there is a Mill Shop where you can... More 

Thank TruthfulReviewInfo
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Set over four floor,s all the machinery still working and plenty of information and direction,s. Very interesting. There is also a craft centre to visit including a working blacksmith's shop, glazier,s etc and a visiter,s shop. Great cafe all homemade baked.

Thank growbag2016
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25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Fab trip, well worth a visit if you're near. Lovely gift shop with tasteful gifts if you're looking for something a little different

Thank Jaybird6
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We went late in the day and so a lot of things were shut, but we went in the shop which had some very nice items in it and large enough for a nice browse.

Thank Linby183
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43 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Having been holidaying in Derbyshire for many years, we have visited this mill and craft centre countless times. The one thing I would say is it isn't as good as it used to be - even the entrance from the carpark looks tired! Stonemasons and Blacksmiths both very good and you can see the skill involved in producing such great... More 

Thank Lisa J

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