Places to visit

Local activities

  • 9 hole golf course at Bagden Hall (pay and play).
  • Local farmers markets.
  • Course fishing at Gunthwaite Park Fishery and Nether Mill coarse fishing at Penistone.
  • Penistone Paramount – shows the latest films and has live events including many organ performances.
  • Trans Pennine Trail – great for walking and cycling.
  • Holmfirth – famous for the television series ‘Last of the Summer Wine’.
  • The George pub – our local pub, one minute walk away offering a great selection of locally produced cask ales.

Stately homes and gardens

  • Chatsworth House – home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire in the Derbyshire Peak District.
  • Hadden Hall – Medieval Manor House, English Stately Home and Country House with beautiful gardens in Bakewell, Derbyshire.
  • Wentworth Castle – a stately home and estate near Barnsley with A historic Grade 1 listed garden, dating from the 18th century.

Great days out for the family

  • Haworth – old hilltop town home of the famous Brontё Sisters.
  • Harewood House – 18th century country house and gardens with a renowned bird garden.
  • Cannon Hall – country park with farm.
  • York – historic city, known for its Minster, the Jorvik Viking centre and York dungeons.
  • Eureka – an exciting hands on museum in Halifax.
  • National Coal Mining Museum – take a trip down one of the oldest working mines in England.
  • Kirklees light railway – enjoy a scenic journey through the beautiful South Pennine countryside.
  • Yorkshire Scupture Park – An International centre for modern and contemporary art including works by Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth.
  • Yummy Yorkshire ice cream parlour – known for its award winning ice cream flavours.
  • Pot house hamlet – offers many attractions including the Potting Shed Bistro.

Places to shop