The village lies on some of South Derbyshire's most attractive countryside, and is sat on the border between Derbyshire and Staffordshire. Situated in the peak district, Bretby is within a conservation area surrounded by historic architecture including; a 13th century Norman Castle, a 17th century mansion with its pleasure grounds, and the present Hall in extensive grounds. There is also a Grade II listed parish St Wystan's Church to visit.
Bretby is within the catchment area for St Edward’s Catholic Primary School which feeds into William Allitt High School. It is located a few minutes drive from Burton City Centre, where you will find an array of amenities including a shopping centre, a cinema, pubs, restaurants and various other leisure and convenience facilities. It is also an ideal location for commuters with good links to the A38, A511, A444 and M42 and a rail station in Burton provides direct links to Birmingham.
- Peak District Location
- Historic Architecture
- St Edward's Primary School Catchment
- William Allitt High School Catchment
- Nearby Cinema
- Nearby Restaurants & Bars
- Ideal location for commuters