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Only minutes east of the M1, the historic market town of Bolsover boasts its very own national landmark – Bolsover Castle – and a wealth of independent shops, restaurants, cafes and also a twice-weekly market. 

Nottingham, Sheffield and Derby are within easy reach, so it’s a perfect home base from which to commute and still enjoy the good life. 


The benefits of a new build in Bolsover

Providing substantial money and time-saving benefits, a new-build home offers higher energy efficiency and the opportunity to truly put your stamp on your new home.

Meaning more freedom to do the things you love, and explore all that Bolsover has to offer.

Living in Bolsover

The perfect location

With the Peak District under half an hour’s drive away, and Nottingham and Sheffield only 40 minutes – living in Bolsover truly offers the best of city and rural life.  

Derbyshire is a green county, with 77% of its land classified as rural, you’ll never be short of long walks and days out in the countryside. And for convenient train travel, Chesterfield is only five miles away. 

Fit for a fairy-tale

Bolsover Castle is a hilltop English Heritage site that overlooks the stunning Derbyshire panorama – and with family-friendly events throughout the year, there’s plenty to see and do.  

The old part of Bolsover town centre is also full of character, and stately homes such as Chatsworth House, Hardwick Hall and Sutton Scarsdale hall are within an easy commute.

Everything you need

Bolsover town centre is home to a range of excellent amenities due to its tourist appeal, including independent shops, supermarkets, cafes, restaurants and weekly markets. 

For primary education the Bolsover School - part of the Redhill Academy Trust – is a popular and trusted choice. There’s also New Bolsover Primary, and Bolsover Infant and Nursery School.

Start your new build journey

Choosing your new home is one of the biggest decisions in life. Our mission is to make that journey easy and your dream home a reality. To take that next step, chat to our team today.

To explore more locations near Bolsover, browse our other Derbyshire housing developments below, including Chesterfield, Buxton and more…