Alfreton has a number of national chain stores, along with independents and charity shops. There is also a large Tesco nearby.
The town is also home to several banks, building societies and estate agents, as well as an indoor market, library, two Post Offices and numerous places to eat and drink.
With easy access to the cities of Derby, Nottingham and Sheffield, Alfreton town boasts a Derbyshire League One Cricket Club, a Conference Football Club, bowls, tennis, boxing and golf.
For commuters looking at houses for sale in Alfreton, the area has excellent transport links, with the M1 just a short drive away and Alfreton’s railway station located to the north-east of the town running services to London St Pancras. The station serves the Leeds to Nottingham route as well as an hourly service to Liverpool and Norwich.
Alfreton is located just 20 minutes from Derby, the UK’s most central city, a great place for a cultural break and a convenient base to explore the nearby Peak District delights.
Situated on the River Derwent in the southern part of the county of Derbyshire, Derby is a thriving, cohesive multi-cultural city boasting an excellent range of entertainment venues, attractions, pubs, restaurants and parks.