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The Shippon

Macclesfield, Cheshire, England

The Shippon in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England
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About The Shippon

Grade II Listed traditional farm building incorporating oak beams and stone flagged floors. Set on a small working farm on the edge of the Peak District offering a taste of rural life. Easy access to stately homes, Alton Towers, Chester and Manchester, whilst surrounded by beautiful countryside.


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Astbury Mere

Congleton (52 Pictures)

(3.4 miles, 5.5 km, direction SW)

This lively market town stands on a bend of the River Dane, it quite possibly takes its name from the Celtic word "congle" which in English means "a bend"...

A picture of Macclesfield

Macclesfield (12 Pictures)

(4.9 miles, 7.9 km, direction N)

A small Market town in Cheshire..

Lake Rudyard, Nr Leek, Staffordshire

Rudyard (3 Pictures)

(5.9 miles, 9.5 km, direction SE)

A pretty village with a delightful cluster of cottages and houses with lovely gardens, bordered by woods at the south end of the picturesque Rudyard Reservoir...

Mow Cop Castle, Staffordshire

Mow Cop (15 Pictures)

(6.3 miles, 10.2 km, direction SW)

The sheer scale of the height of this village with the quaint sounding name has made it famous, for it is believed that on a clear day the hill is visible to no less than five counties...

View from Stormy Point, Alderley Edge, Cheshire

Alderley Edge (16 Pictures)

(8.5 miles, 13.6 km, direction NW)

Alderley Edge is a popular tourist spot in the county of Cheshire, consisting of a prominent 'edge' or sandstone ridge which is popular with walkers and offers stunning views. You.....

Norton street view, Norton in the Moors, Staffordshire.

Norton in the Moors (6 Pictures)

(8.9 miles, 14.3 km, direction S)

Norton-in-the-Moors is exactly what its name implies - it is an old village set on the side of a windswept hill with far reaching views over rolling countryside towards the Peak District...

Pavilion Gardens in Buxton, Derbyshire.

Buxton (75 Pictures)

(10.9 miles, 17.5 km, direction NE)

This barely spoilt town offers an exciting opportunity to enjoy a town crammed with beautiful buildings whilst exploring the high upland regions of England's glorious Peak District National Park...

Nearby attractions..

Bidulph Grange gardens

Biddulph Grange Garden (42 Pictures)

(4.2 miles, 6.8 km, direction S)

This remarkable garden surrounds a grand house with a history of fluctuating fortunes. The gardens were originally the creation.....

Leathers Smithy, Macclesfield Forest

Leathers Smithy (1 Pictures)

(4.6 miles, 7.3 km, direction NE)

Dating form the 18th Century and standing in beautiful surroundings, on the edge of Macclesfield Forest Reservoir, this stone.....

Tegg's Nose Country Park, Cheshire. View from the cobbled path down from the Country Park Car Park

Tegg's Nose Country Park (8 Pictures)

(4.9 miles, 7.9 km, direction NE)

Tegg's Nose Country Park comprises mainly of wild untamed countryside high above Macclesfield. It offers nature lovers many.....

Mow Cop Morning

Mow Cop Castle (12 Pictures)

(6.0 miles, 9.6 km, direction SW)

Mow Cop Castle is a Grade 2 listed building and dates back to 1754 when Randle Wilbraham of nearby Rode Hall built it as a.....

Little Moreton Hall

Little Moreton Hall (39 Pictures)

(6.1 miles, 9.9 km, direction SW)

Little Moreton Hall is without doubt the finest example of timber-framed architecture in England. The building overflows with.....

Serpentine Pool, Greenway Bank Country Park, Biddulph

Greenway Bank Country Park (3 Pictures)

(6.3 miles, 10.1 km, direction S)

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