Found in the heart of Derbyshire, Bolsover is a market town bustling with character and history with a real community feel. Only a short drive to the M1, Promise is the perfect location for daily commuters with the city of Sheffield just 35 minutes away and Chesterfield, just 25 minutes away. It’s an ideal spot for couples and families who love to be surrounded by countryside while still being able to access busier, more fast pace cities.
Living in Bolsover, you’re surrounded by countryside and character. Just a short 4-minute drive from home is Bolsover Castle, an historic building built in the 17th century. Perfect for a family day out; you can wander the lavish rooms of the Little Castle, explore the romantic ruined terrace range, and enjoy views over Derbyshire from the wall walk.
Sherwood Pines is a beautiful forestry in Edwinstowe just 27 minutes away. Perfect for people who love the outdoors, Sherwood Pines has various walking, running and cycling trails, disc golf, bushcraft activities, Go Ape and Forest Segway. It’s an idea spot for spending time as a family with plenty of fun activities to occupy your time as well as a café and dedicated picnic and BBQ area.
Bolsover Infant and Nursery School and The Bolsover School are close to Promise and are both rated “Good” by Ofsted in their latest report. Chesterfield College offers vocational courses and apprenticeship training as well as A levels, and has a “Good” rating from Ofsted.
There is a 30-minute drive to get to the southern-most tram stop for the Sheffield tram system. This enables students to access both Sheffield universities with ease.
There are four surgeries close to Promise. There is also a dental practise close by. There are a number of gyms and fitness centres in and around Bolsover including Castle Gym and Go Active! @ the Arc, a few miles north of Promise.
The easy access to the M1 motorway means residents of Promise can get into the centre of Sheffield or Nottingham in 40 minutes. North of Sheffield/Rotherham is no more than 30 minutes away.
Chesterfield Station will connect you to all the major cities of the north, as well as direct trains to London in under two hours.
Just 6 minutes from home you’ll find The Elm Tree, a beautiful country pub with an amazing community feel. This dog friendly pub serves, locally sauced fresh meals and with indoor and outdoor dining you can enjoy the atmosphere and ambience of this wonderful country pub all year round.
Old Orchard Plant Centre is just 9 minutes from home and is a lovely, local garden centre. Selling everything from bedding plants to Olive trees and plant pots, it’s the perfect place to go if you’re looking to spruce up your garden.
Arrow Farm Shop, located just 16 minutes from home is a family run business and is one of the few farm shops situated in the heart of a modern working farm. They pride themselves on getting the food onto the shop shelves as quickly as possible from the time of harvest. And with a dine in café, you can enjoy the farm fresh produce while you’re there.