The dense spread of Worksop in Nottinghamshire meets with some seriously picturesque countryside, it is fortunate to be ringed by two rivers, the Clumber which borders Clumber Country Park, and the River Ryton...South Yorkshire (5.1 miles, 8.1 km, direction NW)
Once a mining hamlet, Laughton-en-le-Morthen is now thriving village with stylish housing expanding out from its medieval centre...South Yorkshire (6.1 miles, 9.7 km, direction N)
This is a pleasant, somewhat sprawling village lying in rural countryside a short distance from the market town of Maltby..South Yorkshire (6.4 miles, 10.4 km, direction NW)
The town was mentioned in the Doomsday Book, and several historic properties can be found in the region from shortly after this time, of these, of particular note are the handsome ruins of Roche Abbey, a Cistercian foundation of 1147...South Yorkshire (6.6 miles, 10.6 km, direction N)
This picturesque South Yorkshire village was mentioned in the Doomsday Book, but there is considerable evidence that it existed as a settlement long before 1086...South Yorkshire (7.7 miles, 12.4 km, direction NW)
Braithwell lies at the centre of a largely rural community, the surrounding landscape is mostly of farms and leafy lanes siding fields full of grazing cattle and sheep...South Yorkshire (8.4 miles, 13.6 km, direction N)
This is a pleasant South Yorkshire village lying in lush countryside a few miles from the city of Rotherham...South Yorkshire (9.5 miles, 15.3 km, direction NW)
Whiston is surrounded by fine countryside, leafy lanes lead towards Morthen and Wickersley...Nottinghamshire (10.1 miles, 16.3 km, direction NE)
This charming hill-top village lies in spacious countryside close to the Chesterfield Canal. It shows an abundance of picturesque red-brick properties including out lying farms with ancient barns and dovecotes...Nottinghamshire (10.5 miles, 16.8 km, direction S)
In the heart of Sherwood Forest sits the historic village of Edwinstowe. Legend has it that it was here in Edwinstowe that Robin Hood married Maid Marian at the local Church of.....Derbyshire (10.7 miles, 17.2 km, direction SW)
Bolsover is a small town lying 5 miles east of Chesterfield. It occupies a picturesque valley setting, watched over by 17th century Bolsover Castle which stands on the site of a former fortress of Norman times...South Yorkshire (10.8 miles, 17.4 km, direction NW)
Thrybergh is a pretty South Yorkshire village with a history stretching back to the time of the Doomsday Book, for centuries it was little more than a small rural village with scattered housing and farms...South Yorkshire (11.7 miles, 18.8 km, direction NW)
This town was formerly a Saxon market town which remained largely unaltered until the Industrial Revolution...South Yorkshire (12.0 miles, 19.3 km, direction N)
Sprotbrough lies in the valley of the River Don, it is a lovely rural location with fertile fields and meadows leading from leafy lanes whose hedgerows are full of wild plants and flowers...South Yorkshire (12.3 miles, 19.8 km, direction N)
Doncaster lies in what was once a great sweep of Yorkshire coalfields. It is home to one of the finest racecourses in the country where the classic St.Leger Stakes has been run each September since 1776, making the race four years older than the Derby...Derbyshire (13.0 miles, 20.9 km, direction SW)
This is a village noted for the romantic ruins of what was once one of the grandest houses in Derbyshire...Nottinghamshire (14.1 miles, 22.7 km, direction S)
During the war, both Mansfield and the surrounding region provided sanctuary for Midlander's fleeing the destruction of Hitler's bombs...Lincolnshire (14.6 miles, 23.5 km, direction E)
The lovely market town of Gainsborough flourishes along a sweep of the River Trent which opens up pleasant riverside walks revealing much of the areas flora and fauna as well as interesting pieces of modern sculpture...Historic Market Town in the county of Derbyshire (14.8 miles, 23.8 km, direction SW)
Chesterfield is an attractive town close to the dramatic peaks of the Peak District National Park. It is well known for its strange landmark, the crooked spire of its parish.....South Yorkshire (14.9 miles, 23.9 km, direction W)
The evocative remains of Roche Abbey rising from a landscape laid out by Capability Brown present an awe-inspiring sight,.....
The peaceful landscape of this delightful country park gives visitors lovely summer memories of time spent ambling around.....
Thrybergh Country Park evolved out of Thrybergh Reservoir built in the 1800's to supply the borough of Doncaster with water. .....
The dilapidated ruins of Conisbrough Castle make an impressive sight, particularly its keep, which is unusual in design. The.....
The early morning sun streams down on a piece of Derbyshire's proud heritage, as into view come the magnificent ruins of Bolsover.....
St.Georges is the Minster Church of Doncaster. It was built to a design by Sir Gilbert Scott, architect, who was instructed to.....
Cusworth Hall is a mid 18th century house built for the Wrightson family, with wings added later by James Paine. The house.....
Pleasley Pit Country park is a reclaimed colliery site, which now offers nature lovers the chance to see record numbers of.....
Gainsborough Old Hall is one of the largest and most outstanding surviving examples of a late medieval house in the country. It.....
This magnificent Elizabethan house was begun by Elizabeth, Countess of Shrewsbury (Bess of Hardwick) in the year 1591. For the.....
This cathedral dates mostly from the 15th century, it was the former parish church of St.Peter and St.Paul, its tower and.....
A beautiful historic house set in a glorious landscape of gardens and parkland within the heart of Nottinghamshire, England......