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Pictures of Ashbourne

a Historic Market Town in the county of Derbyshire

About Ashbourne

Located in Derbyshire, Ashbourne is a market town known for its Georgian architecture and annual Shrovetide football match.

Ashbourne serves as a gateway to the Peak District, making it a popular starting point for exploring the national park's natural beauty, including Dovedale and Thorpe Cloud.

The town is located near the River Dove, offering opportunities for riverside walks and water-based activities. The Tissington Trail, a former railway line, begins in Ashbourne and provides a scenic route for walking and cycling through the beautiful Derbyshire countryside.

The town is known for its antique shops, making it a destination for those interested in unique and historical finds.

The town features charming Georgian architecture, traditional market stalls, and narrow streets. The historic market square is a focal point and is surrounded by many well-preserved buildings.
St. Oswald's Church, a medieval church with a distinctive spire, is a notable landmark in Ashbourne.

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Church Broughton (1 Pictures) in the county of Derbyshire

(8.2 miles, 13.2 km, direction S of Ashbourne)

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(9.0 miles, 14.6 km, direction N of Ashbourne)

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Tissington Hall (8 Pictures)

(3.5 miles, 5.6 km, direction N)

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(3.9 miles, 6.3 km, direction NW)

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(4.4 miles, 7.0 km, direction NW)

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(5.4 miles, 8.7 km, direction NE)

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Alton Towers Theme Park (61 Pictures)

(6.9 miles, 11.1 km, direction W)

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(7.2 miles, 11.5 km, direction W)


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