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“Beautiful independent shops in a relaxed atmosphere”

The Forge Shopping Centre
Ranked #2 of 13 things to do in Dronfield
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Owner description: Welcome to the forge our small shopping precinct is situated midway between sheffield and chesterfield. The forge is an original building built in the 16th centuary with many features still remaining including fireplaces beeams and rafters. The precinct can offer you a unique shopping experience with free parking and snacks and freshly made food inside you will also find our shops offer quality items from antiques to designer clothing and jewellery So come on over and have a lovely day out
Dronfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Beautiful independent shops in a relaxed atmosphere”
Reviewed 9 January 2014

This is a little haven away from the hustle and bustle of the cities... like the previous review there are an array of lovely independently owned shops, definately for the ladies... handbags, jewellery, clothing, hand made cards, antiques and crafts and beauty, oh yes, flowers and a lovely sandwich shop/deli, oh yes the cafe bakes fresh scones!! Deffo a must visit, oh yes the charity shop with 2 floors! and the lovely antique, crafts shop and wow you can hire a suit with style next door - sorry if Ive missed a shop out, its like an aladdins cave in there you dont realise...

Visited January 2014
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Shops galore !”
Reviewed 3 October 2013

The Forge is a lovely little shopping centre full of independent shops selling all sorts of things from flowers, jewellery, handbags, clothes, made to measure soft furnishings, gifts, antiques, delicatessen and takeaway food. There's hair and beauty salons and a cafe as well.

It was a bit tricky to find because it's not well signposted but the postcode is S18 1QX and it's just by the bridge footpath to Dronfield train station. Free parking as well.

You can easily spend a couple of hours browsing - well worth a visit.

Visited August 2013
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