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Tel code: 01829 | code search
Postcode: CH3 | code search
Population: 1500
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Birthplace of:
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Folk Customs:
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Knutsfordís Street Sanding

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Farndon is an attractive village on the banks of the River Dee in Cheshire, home to over 1500 people. Blessed with pretty buildings dating back over the centuries, and a Medieval bridge that links with Holt in Wales. Only a few miles from Chester which has a stunning Cathedral, where a tour around this architectural masterpiece will share itís chequered past, jewel coloured stained glass windows, and Medieval carvings. Or if castles are more for you how about Chester Castle dating back to the Normans, or maybe Chirk Castle will unveil itís legacy with a walk through Medieval Hunting grounds which reverses time with a glimpse at the Dungeon and Servants Hall. Why not blow away the cobwebs with a gentle stroll along the river, or walk on the Heath where the Battle of Rowton took place during the Civil War. Animal lovers will be tempted with a visit to Farmworld, or perhaps Chester Zoo will beckon as itís home to seven thousand animals. For the inquisitive Bersham Iron Works wonít fail to please, or possibly the Cheshire Military Museum will uncover 300 years of history through intriguing exhibits. Or perhaps Stretton Watermill will grant any wish of seeing a working Water Mill in all itís glory, set within enchanting surroundings.


Farndon Country Market

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The Farndon
The Greyhound


Little Churtons


Farndon County Primary School


Griffiths the Butchers
G J Rigby Pharmacy
Paul Burrell Flowers & Gifts
Farndon Hair Studio
E Chadwick

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The Farndon (0.13 miles)

The Farndon

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Originally built in the 16th Centuary & formerly known as the Raven Hotel, The Farndon sits in the centre of the picturesque village of Farndon.Surrounded by open countryside, only 500m ... More

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Holt Lodge Hotel (1.88 miles)

Holt Lodge Hotel

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"Outstanding staff, friendly and welcoming. Very attentive. Great food...Relaxed and friendly atmosphere"

Stay at Holt Lodge and enjoy our modern, high quality facilities, genuine Welsh hospitality and individual care and attention.

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De Vere Carden Park (3.11 miles)

De Vere Carden Park
Perfectly located between the open landscapes of the Cheshire plain and the rugged Welsh hills, Carden Park Hotel, Golf Resort and Spa truly is a complete resort destination unparalleled in itís offering and service. As you ... More | visit website
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Rossett Hall Hotel (3.24 miles)

Rossett Hall Hotel

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With a Grade II listed, mid-18th century building at its core, this well-placed country hotel has a rich history. Set amid attractive country grounds, surrounded by the North Wales countryside and the ... More

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Trevor Arms Hotel (3.28 miles)

Trevor Arms Hotel

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Built in the 17th century and originally used as a coaching inn the Trevor Arms is a family run hotel ideally located between the historic city of Chester and Wrexham. ... More

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Llyndir Hall Hotel & Spa (3.52 miles)

Llyndir Hall Hotel & Spa

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Only 5 miles (8 km) from both Chester and Wrexham, just off the A55, this graceful country house has a peaceful setting and great leisure facilities, including an indoor swimming ... More

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Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa (3.81 miles)

Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa
The privately owned award winning Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa is ideally located just a 5 minute drive from Chester's historic city centre, yet a stone's throw from the border of Wales. This beautiful hotel, ... More | visit website
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Premier Inn Wrexham (4.23 miles)

Premier Inn Wrexham
Situated 9 miles from the historic city of Chester. For shops and local amenities Wrexham town centre is only 2 miles away. Local attractions include Llangollen, a cinema and Erdigg Hall National Trust Property. Our Wrexham ... More | visit website
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Churton Heath Farm B&B (4.31 miles)

Churton Heath Farm B&B
Voted Chester and Cheshire's Best Bed and Breakfast 2011! Churton Heath Farm Bed & Breakfast may be only a few miles south of Chester, but stay with us and youíll enjoy farmhouse accommodation in peaceful ... More | visit website
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Cross Lanes Hotel and Restaurant (5.01 miles)

Cross Lanes Hotel and Restaurant
Set in extensive and beautiful grounds, the Cross Lanes is the ideal location for visiting Chester (25 mins drive) and the castles, gardens and beautiful countryside of North Wales. Erdigg Hall, and Bangor-on-Dee are very ... More | visit website

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