The delightful market town of Whitchurch, famous for being 'home of the tower clocks' with buildings dating from Tudor, Georgian & Medieval time, offers a great selection of shops, pubs, cafe's & restaurants. Ideal for those who love the great outdoors there are lots of walks in the area including the Sandstone Trail as well as walks around Dearnford Lake, Brown Moss, Greenfields Nature Reserve & Whitchurch Waterways Country Park. Whilst there is plenty to see and do in the immediate area, Shire's Loft is also a great touring base & is well located for exploring Shropshire, Cheshire & North Wales. Shrewsbury, Wrexham & Chester are all within a 30min drive. Shrewsbury with its medieval architecture & riverside walks is 21 miles away & the historical city of Chester with its excellent shopping, famous racecourse & the popular attraction of Chester Zoo is 22 miles. Other places of interest, include Blue Planet Aquarium 26 miles & Hawkstone Follies 8 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.