The Area

The Holme Valley in which the village of Hepworth sits is famous for its beauty and richness of life.

Holmfirth the largest market town in the valley is immortalised in Last of the Summer Wine. The area has outstanding scenery and traditions and there is much to discover.

Quiet villages lie in this picturesque valley which cuts deep into the heather moorland of the Peak District.

The Holme Valley has excellent communications; the M1 and M62 are half an hour's drive way and in less than one hour you can be in the Peaks, the Yorkshire Dales, the grand houses and parks of Derbyshire, York and the major conurbations of Leeds, Manchester, Bradford and Sheffield.