‘The local we all wish we had.’

Tom Parker Bowles, The Mail on Sunday

Walnut House

Stay in one of our brand new private rooms adjacent to the pub.

Recently added in 2019, our brand new accommodation Walnut House is a 'home away from home' witht ten cosy and luxurious bedrooms in the beautiful Staffordshire countryside. Situated just next to the pub you'll be able to relax and enjoy seriously delicious food before unwinding in one of our luxury designed rooms. See below for more information and online booking.

Award-winning food

We're open for lunch and dinner. Click below to view full sample menus and see our opening times.

Opening Hours

Monday - Saturday 


Lunch 12pm - 2.30pm

Dinner 6-9pm



The bar serves drinks from 12pm until 11pm



The Duncombe Arms

Ellastone, Ashbourne, DE6 2GZ

Telephone and email

T: 01335 324275

E: hello@duncombearms.co.uk

Google map

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Reviews & Awards

We are proud to be recognised by the following hospitality guides and organisations.