The settlement, famous for its Pudding, has been singled out in a list by UK property finder company Garrington, for its location within the Peak District National Park, but that it is “by no means a backwater”.
The list also features towns such as Stamford, Lincolnshire, for its many independent shops, and Altrincham, Cheshire, for its connectivity and outstanding schools.
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Bakewell is a small market town in the Derbyshire Dales, about 13 miles south-west of Sheffield.
Bakewell is highlighted as a popular tourist destination.
3. Bakewell Pudding
Bakewell is home to the iconic confection, the Bakewell Pudding, as well as the Bakewell Tart, and the Cherry Bakewell. And they are all different.
The average value of a home in Bakewell in November 2020 was £410,550, compared with an England average of £266,742 and Derbyshire Dales average of £305,997.