The Peak District National Park offers stunning scenery and breathtaking landscapes for you to enjoy and explore, covering 4 different counties of Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Cheshire and Yorkshire.
The small rural parish of Tittesworth sits on the SOUTH WESTERN EDGE OF THE PEAK DISTRICT NATIONAL PARK near the North Staffordshire/ Derbyshire border between the market towns of Leek (5 mins) and the spa town of Buxton (15 mins), Ashbourne and Macclesfield (20 mins) and with one of the most beautiful runs over the hills of the peak district to Bakewell (30 mins) with its famous Bakewell pudding - so is ideal for exploring the Peak District National Park and wider area.
The area is also known as the 'Staffordshire Peaks' or the 'Staffordshire Moorlands' and has excellent walking and outdoor pursuits including cycling and climbing close by.
Troutsdale Farm is surrounded by the Peak District market towns of Leek, Buxton, Ashbourne and Macclesfield
Situated between Leek and Buxton, these towns are linked by the A53.
FROM BUXTON: take the A53 to Leek, after passing the Three Horse Shoes Inn in the village of Blackshaw Moor and the Caravan and Camping Site turn right down a private tree lined drive, which offers quiet seclusion but not isolation. Continue for about ½ mile till you reach the property.
FROM LEEK: take the A53 to Buxton, after about 2 miles you will see the ‘Blackshaw Moor’ village sign, turn left down a private tree lined drive, which offers quiet seclusion but not isolation. Continue for about ½ mile till you reach the property.
From the South:
Junction 14 (Stafford North) - then A34 to Stone, then A520 to Leek.
OR Junction 15 (Stoke on Trent) - then A500, then A53 to Leek.
From the North:
Junction 18 (Holmes Chapel/Congleton) - then A54 to Congleton & Bosley, then A523 to Leek.
Junction 17 (Sandbach) - then A534 to Congleton and then A54 to Bosley, then A523 to Leek.
Junction 25 (Derby) then take A52 to Derby, straight through to Ashbourne and then Leek.
The NEAREST RAILWAY STATIONS are Buxton, Macclesfield, Congleton, Stoke on Trent, Derby
Address: 68 Liverpool Rd, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire ST4 1BG. ( To meet someone from the Motorway - Exit M6 at junction 15, take A500 to Stoke. Continue on A500 past A50 junction then follow signs for Railway Station)
Macclesfield Railway Station:
Address: Watergreen, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6JP. Tel: 0845 000 8000.Lies on the Stafford to Manchester branch of the West Coast Main Line in the United Kingdom. http://www.cheshirebytrain.co.uk/macclesfield/
Buxton Railway Station:
Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6AQ, TEL: 0845 00 00 125
Congleton Railway Station:
Park Lane, Cheshire, CW12 3DE Tel: 0845 00 00 125. http://www.cheshirebytrain.co.uk/congleton/
National Rail Enquiries Information:
Telephone number is 08457 48 49 50.
TrainTracker: 0871 200 49 50
From overseas: +44(0)20 7278 5240
Textphone: 0845 60 50 600
Further local transport details can be found by contacting Leek Tourist Information Centre Tel 01538 483741 or National Traveline 0870 6082608 or visit www.transportdirect.co.uk
NEAREST AIRPORT is actually Manchester but also consider East Midlands and Birmingham.
LOCAL TAXI HIRE:
Leek ST13 8TJ
Tel 01538 300101
To make a reservation now, you can also use our online form.
Click below for LATEST NEWS & OFFERS from Troutsdale Farm and the Leek area.
MARCH OFFER! MOTHERS DAY SPECIALS 2017
Treat Mum in March - she is worth it!
For any remaining March breaks we will include cream tea on arrival - so you can just arrive and treat mum - you'll just need to put the kettle on for her! (Please request when booking).
Enjoy the SNOWDROP SEASON DURING FEBRUARY into MARCH -
3 SPECTACULAR SNOWDROP WALKS nearby
In the month of February the first signs of spring can be enjoyed with the lengthening days and spectacular walks in the area.
We are fortunate to be centrally located between 3 nationally renowned areas in this country for magnificent snowdrops displays that are within easy reach and offer some of the most lovely walks that you can do in this area.
For Weekend, Midweek or week breaks
Various MIDWEEK BREAKS available - Not tied to school hols or working week? - Checkout our excellent midweek break rates (with 4 nights for the price of 3)
SPRING BREAKS - Get together with family and friends in this lovely part of the Peak District ..... and explore....
check our live availability calendar
- We can accommodate week breaks, weekend breaks and midweek breaks.
- There really is so much to see and do in this lovely area to keep all the family entertained - see our 'out and about' page
We are 'Lambing Live' from the end of February/March and Aprill!
Hopefully lots of lovely lambs skipping round for our guests to enjoy in MARCH/APRIL/MAY/JUNE - come and meet the flock and the new arrivals - very welcome to try your hand at bottle feeding!!
Many of you have already met 'Evie & her flock' - dont forget if you can't make it this year you can keep upto date with what's happening on her Facebook page 'Evie's flock at Troutsdale Farm'
New for 2017! RHS Chatsworth Flower Show
7-11 June 2017
For the first time in more than a decade, the RHS Royal Horticultural Society) is embarking on a new show locally "with a style and content unlike any of its existing events" with "cutting edge design in the heart of Derbyshire"
Chatsworth is just a lovely 40 minutes drive over stunning Peak District countryside from our cottages - so be sure to to book your tickets during your stay with us, or find out more here
From 2014 to 2018 ... Peak District communities and attractions are staging events, exhibitions and talks to commemorate and remember the lives of those who lived, fought and died in the First
World War and the Second World War.
Visit the Peak District area and join in this global commemoration. See more....
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CHECK OUT THE LOVELY LOCAL COUNTRYSIDE HERE IN THIS VIDEO... (can be enlarged once you start to play)
Harvesting Video at Troutsdale Farm ...