Chatsworth House

Chatsworth House

Bakewell DE45 1PP, United Kingdom

Chatsworth House is a stately home in Derbyshire, England, in the Derbyshire Dales 3.5 miles north-east of Bakewell and 9 miles west of Chesterfield. The seat of the Duke of Devonshire, has been home to the Cavendish family since 1549.


  • The painted hall: the largest room in the house, it was used to welcome guests.
  • State bedchamber: this was a lavishly decorated private room
  • The great dining room: used for formal dinners. It is still in use today
  • State drawing-room: a suite of rooms intended to host a king
  • The garden: with historic and modern waterworks and sculptures, and its Victorian rock garden

Opening hours

Open daily from  10am to 5.30pm.



Services & facilities

  • Lift
  • Baby changing
  • Restaurant
  • Baby feeding
  • Parking
  • Assistance dogs are welcome
  • Free wheelchairs available
  • Hearing loops
  • Café
  • Gift shop
  • Playground


Visit website On Facebook On Twitter On Instagram On Tripadvisor