*Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House 'is the seat of the Duke of Devonshire and has been home to the Cavendish family since 1549 ... The attitudes of the Dukes regarding wider access rights have changed significantly over the years. Upon his death, in 2004, the Ramblers Association praised the 11th Duke for his enlightened championing of open access, as well as his apologies for the attitude of the 10th Duke, who had restricted access to much estate land ...'.

Size (acreage)
1000
Starting from
Baslow, , Derbyshire Dales
Overview

'Chatsworth's Park covers about 1,000 acres (4.0 km2) and is open to the public free of charge all year-round, except for the south-east section, known as the Old Park, which is not open since it is used for breeding by the herds of red and fallow deer.'

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See also

Chatsworth Walk [Discover Derbyshire and the Peak District]

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