Bank House Farm
“Peaceful riverside family park opposite a popular inn” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
Located in Staffordshire Moorlands side of the Peak District, this constantly improving family holiday destination is popular for those wishing for a back-to-nature experience in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Most pitches are level and very well spaced, with surrounding mature trees ensuring privacy. The amenity block contains very good facilities including underfloor heating. The Manifold Inn, specialising in campers’ breakfasts, is located opposite the park entrance. Great for families.
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Facilities – at a glance
Electrical hook up
- Ice pack facility
- Shop onsite
- Wifi available
- Baby bathing/changing
- Motorvan service point
- Calor Gas
- Camping Gaz
- Toilet fluid
- Total Touring Pitches: 100
- Caravan Pitches Available
- Motorhome Pitches Available
- Tent Pitches Available
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About the area
The natural features of this central English county range from the modest heights of the Peak District National Park, where Kinder Scout stands at 2,088 ft (636 m), to the depths of its remarkable underground caverns, floodlit to reveal exquisite Blue John stone. Walkers and cyclists will enjoy the High Peak Trail which extends from the Derwent Valley to the limestone plateau near Buxton, and for many, the spectacular scenery is what draws them to the area.
The county is well endowed with stately homes – most notably Chatsworth, the palatial home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, with its outstanding collections of paintings, statuary and art. Other gems include the well preserved medieval Haddon Hall, the Elizabethan Hardwick Hall, and Kedleston Hall, whose entrance front has been described as the grandest Palladian façade in Britain.
The spa town of Matlock is the county’s administrative centre and other major towns of interest include Derby and the old coal mining town of Chesterfield, with its crooked spire. Around the villages of Derbyshire, look out for the ancient tradition of well dressing, the decorating of springs and wells – the precious sources of life-sustaining water – with pictures formed from flowers.
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