How To Find Us

Located In The Heart Of The UK, We Are Easy To Find!

Address: Knockerdown Holiday Cottages, Knockerdown, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1NQ

  • Ashbourne and Wirksworth both within 6 miles
  • Next door to Carsington Reservoir
  • Opposite Knockerdown Inn
  • Cromford train station 5 miles away
  • Derby train and bus station 20 miles away 
  • Ashbourne bus station 6 miles away
  • East Midlands Airport 33 miles away
  • Manchester Airport 53 miles away 


From the south (M1) exit J24. Take the A50 towards Uttoxeter, After 20 miles take the turn off for Ashbourne, A515. From Ashbourne, take the B5035 towards Wirksworth and Carsington Water. Knockerdown Cottages are situated approximately 5 miles out of Ashbourne, on the left hand side of the road, immediately opposite the turn off for Carsington Water. 

From the north (M1) exit at J28. Take the A38 towards Derby, then the A610 signposted Ambergate. Turn right on to the A6 signposted Cromford and Matlock. At Cromford, turn left on to the B5036 towards Wirksworth, following this road for approximately 2 miles. At the top of the hill, take the right hand turn onto the B5035, signposetd Ashbourne and Carsington Water. Travel on this road for approximately five miles and Knockerdown Farm is located on the right hand side, just after the Knockerdaown Inn (situated on the left). Our entrance is immediately opposite the turn off for Carsington Water.