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Tel code: 01694 | code search
Postcode: SY6 | code search
Population: 3420
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Yew Tree Inn
"In answer to previous comments from people about the cats and dogs in the Yew Tree, they are NOT allowed in the kitchen and the food, especially from the homemade ..." More

Yew Tree Inn
"We stayed at a B&B close to All Stretton and called in at Yew Tree for an evening meal. Noticing the large dog asleep on a bench in the bar and ..." More

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"Visit the pub by all means it is interesting, but don't order a meal. Kitchen disgraceful with cat jumping all over and dog wandering in and out of the kitchen. ..." More

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The historic market town of Church Stretton is to be found in the South Shropshire hills on the border between England and Wales and is situated midway between Ludlow and Shrewsbury on the A49. It has the distinction of being the only town in the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and because of its unique location it attracts visitors from all over who come here to both enjoy the town and its surroundings or to base themselves here whilst they explore the area. Church Stretton can trace its history back to Iron Age times as evidence of hill forts have been found in the area, farming has always been important to this market town, its charter as a market town being granted around 1214 and today markets are regularly held here every Thursday. The Church of St Lawrence still stands on its original site, dating back to Norman Times and is one of the original buildings from that period, in the 16th century a fire destroyed much of the town centre and today many of the buildings here what were rebuilt after the fire. Church Stretton has a charm and character rarely seen nowadays, it has a marvellous town centre with a wide range of local stores, it has managed to maintain that tricky balance between becoming an overcrowded tourist resort and a dormitory town and what you have here is a superb place to live with excellent facilities for the residents and tourist amongst some of the finest Shropshire countryside.


Laurie & Associates
Staff Accounting
Tye Associates


Caer Caradoc
Cardingmill Valley
Old Rectory Wood
Preen Manor Gardens


Coates Farm (The)
Ley Hill Farm
Small Batch Camp Site
Spring Bank

Caravan Park

Gretton Caravan Site

Care Home

The Field House


The Old Barn


I Clapworthy
Lyness Dental Practice


The Medical Centre

Estate Agent

Chamberlaines & Stephens
Wright W C & Son

Golf Club

Church Stretton Golf Club


Church Stretton Country Market

Pub and Bar

Plough Inn
Ragleth Inn
Yew Tree Inn


Bottle & Glass
Ragleth Inn
Studio (The)
Yew Tree Inn


L V Priestley & Son
PI+ Solicitors, Specialists in Dental Negligence


Able Taxi Sevices


Malt House Surgery

Sports Clubs

Church Stretton CC (Cricket)
Church Stretton LTC (Tennis)


Thomas John R
A J Stevenson
Woods Of Shropshire
Stretton Menswear



The Snooker Room


Lawley View Farm and Livery(Riding)

Places to Stay near Church Stretton

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Longmynd Hotel (0.58 miles)

Longmynd Hotel

Nestled in woodland overlooking the small market town of Church Stretton, the hotel is situated in the South Shropshire hills, an area of outstanding natural beauty and renowned walking country. Boasting breathtaking views, Longmynd provides good ... More | visit website


Mayfield (0.96 miles)


An attractive 1930's detached bungalow located in the tranquil Shropshire village of All Stretton, at the foot of the beautiful Caradoc and Long Mynd Hills. Renovated and furnished in a contemporary theme, this inviting property ... More

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Mynd House (1.31 miles)

Mynd House

Mynd House lies at the foot of the Long Mynd in the unspoilt village of Little Stretton. An Edwardian house built at the turn of the century, it now provides 7 charming and luxurious en-suite bedrooms with ... More | visit website

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Affcot Lodge (4.52 miles)

Affcot Lodge
Formally called the Travellers Rest, The Affcot Lodge has changed ownership and undergone substantial refurbishment. Owned and run by Chris and Wendy Davis and their dedicated team the Lodge re-opened for business on 1st July ... More | visit website

The Calf Kit (4.64 miles)

The Calf Kit

Four quality, brick built barn conversions, superb Shropshire holiday cottages, in a lovely courtyard setting on the owners' 250 acre farm, on the edge of Westhope village, 6 miles from delightful Church Stretton. Originally part ... More

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Crown Country Inn (5.48 miles)

Crown Country Inn

The Crown is set in an "area of outstanding natural beauty", and the towns of Shrewsbury, Ludlow, Telford, Much Wenlock, Bridgnorth and Craven Arms are all within easy travelling distance.

The Crown is a Grade II ... More | visit website

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Raven Hotel (6.40 miles)

Raven Hotel

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Beautifully set in the ancient market town of Much Wenlock, this 17th century coaching inn presents itself as an ideal base from which to explore Shropshire. The combination of ancient almshouses and ... More

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Stokesay Castle Hotel (7.01 miles)

Stokesay Castle Hotel

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Situated in the Shropshire town of Craven Arms surrounded by beautiful countryside and views. We are an ideal base for enjoying shropshire walks, cycling and tourism.
Also just a short drive ... More

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Tom Doby's Barn and Flemings. (7.65 miles)

Tom Doby
Acton Pigot is a small hamlet near Acton Burnell, nestling in the beautiful South Shropshire countryside with stunning views of the Wrekin and South Shropshire hills.
Set in two acres of established gardens, it is ... More | visit website
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Grove Farm House (7.79 miles)

Grove Farm House
Grove Farm House is a large Georgian farmhouse located just outside the small village of Condover, only six miles south of the historic market town of Shrewsbury and within striking distance of the South Shropshire ... More | visit website

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