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Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre

| Bakewell Road, Rowsley, Peak District National Park DE4 2EB, England
+44 1629 733185
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Lovely day out

The mill should appear high in the list of things to do in the local area. The self guided tour for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ruffio1
via mobile
Excellent & Interesting Place To Visit

We tagged this lovely little place onto the end of one of our days in the Peak District and are... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Vikkie C
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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| Bakewell Road, Rowsley, Peak District National Park DE4 2EB, England
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+44 1629 733185
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"gift shop"
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"flour mill"
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"craft centre"
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"cakes"
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"homity pie"
in 9 reviews
"on site"
in 8 reviews
"biscuits"
in 7 reviews
"muesli"
in 5 reviews
"home made"
in 5 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 8 reviews
"wide range"
in 4 reviews
"nice cafe"
in 4 reviews
"stone mason"
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"working water mill"
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"wholesome food"
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"interesting place"
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The mill should appear high in the list of things to do in the local area. The self guided tour for a few pounds is comprehensive and very interesting. The cafe, although busy, offers a wide range of cakes and light lunches, including some good...More

Thank Ruffio1
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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Owner of the Craft Centre here: We are really glad you enjoyed your visit and thank you for telling us. Sorry about the car park, we have had so much rain - hopefully it will be better as the weather improves......

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We tagged this lovely little place onto the end of one of our days in the Peak District and are really glad we did. With two young girls in our party we were a little concerned that they may not enjoy it but they loved...More

Thank Vikkie C
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

A totally unexpected treat. Visited this working flour mill and spent a couple of hours wondering around. Staff were really freindly and went out of their way to accommodate my youngest childs, he's 10, questions. To top it all off the fruitcake in the cafe...More

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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Owner of the craft centre here: We are so glad you enjoyed your visit - thank you for telling us.

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

A really interesting morning out with the family looking around the old line shaft roller mill's. Although the mill no longer produces its own flour it was fascinating to see all the old equipment, some of which were running under water power. A great morning...More

Thank Matthew C
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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, other at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your visit and appreciated the hard work of the staff and volunteers that keep this old mill machinery working

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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Great little unexpected find. Well worth a visit. Great little craft shop with unique products. Definitely worth a visit. You need buy your tickets from the shop for the mill before you enter.

Thank Emma T
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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, other at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Thank you for your nice review and we are glad that you found our complex worth a visit

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We made a specific journey to visit the premises. We rang on our way to check if they were still serving food we were told they serve food until 4:30 PM on arrival at 4 PM the staff told us they stopped food at 4pm...More

Thank TonyHarper
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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Hello, the owner of the craft centre here. I am very sorry your experience was unsatisfactory and you are understandably upset. If you look at our other reviews, you will see that this is a very rare occurrence. I will look into the matter immediately....More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

We dropped in and were lucky enough to be the first in at 10am on a winters morning! What a gem....mind you, you need to be interested in machinery and the like. We were given an unintentionally “private” tour on the ground floor by Lee....More

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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Interesting little centre in a beautiful area next to and surrounded by a crystal clear river.There is a stone mason, a wood turner, a furnishing company, a fancy glass producer and a metal worker.There is also a working flour mill.

Thank Heyden H
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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Owner of the craft centre here. Thank you very much for your 5 stars. Another time, you might like to try the café and visit the gift shop - we all complement each other.

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

When so much of the Peak District is full of tourist tat and chain shops it was a delight to find this oasis of charm, craft, gift and fab flour!More

Thank DianeCorrister
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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Owner of the craft centre here: The team are so pleased that we provided a good selection of interesting things to browse and buy. We all work hard to collect really nice 'stuff' that will stand the test of time. Thank you for a lovely...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We had a couple of hours spare so thought we’d walk from our b & b to Caldwell’s Mill.Visited this many times but have not been in the Mill for years.Very informative & interesting,loved reading about the history of the place & seeing the old...More

Thank PhilMerridan
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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Owner of the craft centre here: Thank you for taking the time to make a review and we are really pleased that you enjoyed another experience going around the mill and had an overall good visit.

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