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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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Great visit!

A really interesting morning out with the family looking around the old line shaft roller mill's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Matthew C
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Little gem

Great little unexpected find. Well worth a visit. Great little craft shop with unique products... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Emma T
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Burntwood, Staffordshire
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
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“flour mill” (14 reviews)
“gift shop” (24 reviews)
“craft centre” (14 reviews)
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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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed December 8, 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

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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 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 November 15, 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

Thank tinaandjoe
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Reviewed November 8, 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 November 10, 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 October 30, 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 November 1, 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 October 22, 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 October 31, 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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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

Don’t underestimate what there is to see and learn at this fine old working mill. The history and the engineering are well explained and the on site shop and cafe complement the visit.More

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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2017

The owner of the craft centre here. Thank you for your 5 star review - it is appreciated. The mill museum charity is run by a dedicated working team and a behind the scenes group. The shop, café and workshops have been on site for...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting visit to the flour mill, a trip back in time, no sterile displays here your up close and personable with the authentic machinery and straightforward explanations of the process. Nice cafe and interesting crafts people also onsite and a charming gift shop.More

Thank Hymer494
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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2017

Owner of the craft centre here - We are very glad you enjoyed your visit and agree that you really feel the energy flow from the mill workings. Our artisan craft workers are long established and the café and shop have 30 years experience in...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

The cafe doesn't advertise itself as vegetarian but it is or on 3 visits there was no meat or fish on the menu but even though I am not a 'veggie' I found the food absolutely delicious (hence 3 visits in a week). The servings...More

Thank WestSussexJordy
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FACTSEEKERDerbyshire, Owner at Caudwells Mill & Craft Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visits and appreciate your custom.

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