Background Reading

 Derbyshire County Council has commissioned two important studies in recent years regarding Elvaston Castle and Country Park. Both reports were generously part financed by Historic England.

A) The Essential Repairs report

The 400-page report provides a detailed breakdown of all £6.5 million essential repairs to restore the castle, its buildings and structures.

The executive summary is available to download however we cannot attach the full document due to its size.

Download the Essentials Repairs report (approx 3MB)



B) Future Options report

This report considers potential future uses for the various buildings present at Elvaston Country Park, including the castle as well as the wider Country Park

Download the Future Options report (approx 26MB)