Repton occupies an enviable location, with excellent transport links providing fantastic connections with several neighbouring areas, towns and cities. Just a short distance away is the A38 which will take you to Burton-upon-Trent, Derby, Lichfield and Birmingham.
This road also connects easily with the M1, leading to places such as Sheffield, and Leeds in the North, and Nottingham and Leicester to the South. In addition, Willington train station is just 5 minutes away by car, from where you can catch direct links to Birmingham and Derby. For bus travel, the V3 runs regularly between Derby, Repton and Burton-upon- Trent. Plus, a drive of just under 11 miles will take you to East Midlands Airport for travel further afield.
For those who like to keep active, there is a range of leisure and fitness facilities close at hand. Etwall Leisure Centre and Green Bank Leisure Centre are around five miles away and both offer a swimming pool, gym, exercise studios and racket courts. Plus, Branston Golf and Country Club is just 17 minutes away by car, offering fantastic facilities for the golfing enthusiast.
Perfect for families, there are several schools within easy reach of Repton Manor. These include Repton Primary School and Church Broughton C Of E Primary School – both rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted and the highly reputed independent Repton School.
Welcome to Repton Manor.
Today, it’s a charming English country village, with several period buildings, local amenities including the famous pub - The Bulls Head, a post office and the renowned Repton School.
You will also find Repton Abbey and Priory here. For a day out with a difference, you can visit the National Trust’s Calke Abbey in Ticknall, just under six miles from Repton where you can enjoy lovely walks, picnic spots and the walled garden - a fabulous place to spend a couple of hours, in any season. Just 1.5 miles away from home you will find Mercia Marina Willington – the largest inland marina in Europe.
With 74 acres of countryside, various shops and boutiques, as well as several bars and restaurants on offer, there’s something for everyone. Just 9.1 miles away from Repton Manor is Derby City Centre. Here you will find plenty of choice when it comes to shopping, as well as a vibrant nightlife and the University of Derby.
Derby is also home to Markeaton Park and Darley Park both popular attractions in the East Midlands. Markeaton Park offers the Mundy Play Centre, complete with a children’s splash pool, park walks and gardens, pitch and putt, The Orangery and Craft Village as well as extensive sports facilities and the exhilarating Skyline High Ropes experience. Darley Park Wildlife and Nature Reserve offers outdoor concerts, beautiful gardens for riverside picnics, open sports fields and a café.