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Elmley Castle is a village and civil parish in Worcestershire, in England, United Kingdom. It is located on the north side of Bredon Hill 3 miles south east of Pershore in the local government district of Wychavon.

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Amenities and history. It had a population of in and retains Country: England. Elmley Castle. Elmley Castle is one of Elmley Castle Village Plan.

book most beautiful villages in Worcestershire and probably in England. The village nestles below the northern slopes of Bredon Hill in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The tree lined main street is populated by black & white and old red brick cottages.

At the end of the main street is the. Takeaway & Village Shop Menu; Xmas Menu ; Real Ales, Ciders & Lagers; Wine List; Opening Times; Local Information. Local Attractions; Local Partners; Local Accommodation.

Haselor Farm; The Lodge at Elmley Meadow; The Orchard Getaway; Lime Treehouse; Well Furlong; Mill Lodge; Local Walks. A walk around Elmley Castle; Bredon Hill walk (   Welcome to the Queen Elizabeth, a community owned Traditional Village Inn and Restaurant in the heart of the beautiful and historic Worcestershire village of Elmley Castle.

We offer a welcoming, comfortable hostelry in the great tradition of this recently renovated 16th century building/5(). Elmley Castle, a village and a parish in Worcestershire.

The village stands near the boundary with Gloucestershire, under Bredon Hill, 3 miles NW of Hint-on station on the M.R., 4 SE of Pershore, and 4½ SW by W of Evesham, and has a post office under Pershore; money order and telegraph office, Pershore.

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It was once a on: Elmley Castle, Worcestershire. Welcome to the Queen Elizabeth, a Traditional Village Inn and Restaurant in the heart of the beautiful Worcestershire village of Elmley Castle. Our aim is to be a welcoming, comfortable hostelry in the great tradition of this 16th century building.

Whether you are looking for a quick drink with friends, a warming cup of coffee and. Elmley Castle Village Plan. book mansion of Elmley Castle was a large stone Elizabethan house of two stories with gabled attics.

The plan seems to have been originally E-shaped, but in the house was entirely remodelled and the character of the plan transformed by filling the arms of the E with brick additions, the south or garden front being refaced with brick to harmonize in appearance with the new building.

Elmley Castle is a pretty village at the foot of Bredon Hill; with a large number of half-timbered cottages and St. Mary’s Church that boasts medieval sculpture. On the slopes of Bredon Hill are the remains of the Norman castle which gave the village its name.

From the village centre a lane leads south, up the slope of Bredon Hill. Henry Bluck, born in Elmley, lived here until his death in ; he, too, was a farmer and had a son, also Henry born in Elmley; Henry junior remained at home in Elmley until at leastbut by had moved to Ashford in Kent where he was by that time well established as a miller.

This is the official website of Elmley Castle, Bricklehampton & Netherton Parish Council. Our Parish Clerk is Andrew Robinson ( – during office hours) (e mail: [email protected]) This website also contains the website of our parish’s Community Hall (“the Village Hall”) which you can find here.

Parish Council meetings. The QE continues to offer a Takeaway Menu and essential items through the Village Shop (see Menus for details) Takeaways and Village Shop Available 5th Nov to 22nd Nov: - Thursday to Saturday, - Sunday We will be closed from 23rd Nov to 2nd Dec.

Elmley Residents Get Their Pub Back 6 December With so many pubs closing, it was good news for the residents of Elmley Castle on Sunday when their local, the Queen Elizabeth, was officially re-opened by the leader.

Elmley Castle, located 1/2 mile south of the village of Elmley Castle and 12 miles south-east of the city of Worcester, in Worcestershire, was a late 11th century earthwork and timber castle which received stone additions in the 12th and possibly 13th g but the earthworks survive.

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The ruins of an important Norman and medieval castle, from which the village derives its name, are located in the deer park, just over half a mile south on Bredon castle is supposed to have been built by Robert d'Abitot le Despenser in the years following the Norman his death (post ) it descended to his brother, Urse the sheriff, and on his death c.it then.

The quiet picturesque village of Elmley Castle nestles beneath the northern slopes of Bredon Hill. The village, about ten miles northeast of Tewkesbury, can be approached from Pershore, Evesham and Ashton-under-Hill.

The broad main street leads up to a village square surrounded by black and white cottages, beyond which is the church and Bredon. Located in a pleasant village setting with charming attractions just waiting to be explored, The Cottage is a lovely retreat in a beautiful part of England.

Area This English village offers a charming 16th century pub and boasts many walks and cycle rides, whilst at the top of Bredon Hill Iron Age Hill Fort remains and Roman earthworks can be seen.

ELMLEY CASTLE VILLAGE HALL MARKET on THURSDAY 13th DECEMBER, am Stalls selling fresh produce, Fladbury Pies, sausages, preserves, fruit juices, cakes, gift items, cards, plants, pet food, books for children and adults.

Refreshments available – proceeds to Village Hall. In the later years of the 11th Century a Castle was built at the Manor of Elmley by the Lord of the Manor Robert D’Abitot. To avoid confusion between the Village and others of a similar title, the village became known as Elmley near the Castle which was, through time, shortened to just Elmley Castle.

Elmley is the local name for the Isle of Elmley, part of the Isle of Sheppey in Kent, was also the name of a very late 19th century industrial village on the isle.

Edward Hasted describes, inthe isle as two-eighths of the Isle of Sheppey (in turn) estimated as 11 miles by 8 miles. Its present national nature reserve covers more than the easily traceable area of the former. ELMLEY CASTLE. Pershore 3 miles, Evesham 4 miles, Cheltenham 16 miles.

The picturesque village of Elmley Castle lies at the foot of Bredon Hill and is reputed to be one of the 10 most beautiful villages in the country, with the main street remaining unchanged for 's for years. The Queen Elizabeth in Elmley Castle is a traditional village pub housed in a Grade II-listed building.

Serving classic British food and a Sunday carvery, The Queen Elizabeth also has a large beer garden where guests can enjoy the wide range of real ales. There follows a 4km ridge walk with great views, stopping for lunch at Banbury Tower in the ancient earthworks of a fort from BC. We descend off the eastern end and turn back on ourselves to follow a bridleway to the second ancient fort of Elmley Castle.

We then descend back into the village to the Queen’s Inn for refreshment. Elmley Castle Village Hall is a modern multi-use village hall in Elmley Castle on the RHS on the way in from Pershore.

Comprises main hall with stage and lighting, Committee room (which can be divided), Kitchen, Toilets including disabled large car park. We are 20 minutes away from Cheltenham Racecourse with room to land a helicopter if required and 40 minutes from Soho Farmhouse.

Little Comberton sits on the North side of Bredon Hill and is 2 miles away from Elmley Castle, well served with a local village pub “The Queens” and a village green where you can enjoy an afternoon watching cricket.

Elmley Castle is a village and civil parish in Worcestershire, in England, United Kingdom. It is located on the north side of Bredon Hill 3 miles south east of Pershore in the local government district of Wychavon. It had a population of in and retains public amenities such as a bus route, public house, post office, primary school, local shop selling local produce, and church.

The. We started our walk from Elmley Castle village and make sure you visit its very pretty church yard before you leave. In summary, this was a truly inspirational walk which on a beautiful sunny day is the perfect way to help lift anyone out of lockdown lethargy.

5/ TripAdvisor reviews. Elmley Castle is a picturesque village with a lovely pub serving great food, a cricket green, a playground, and plenty of footpaths that give access to Bredon Hill and the surrounding villages.

The Woodshed is situated just over a mile outside the village along a quiet lane. The nearest town is Pershore which is a ten minute drive away and has. The property is on an mile cycle route known as ’around the hill’ which encircles Bredon Hill and goes through local villages there are several footpaths in the area including one which starts at the property at the end of the drive.\nThe village of Elmley Castle has a beautiful tree lined main street with many black and white and old.

Elmley Castle. Today, very little remains of the castle from which the village takes its name. However, Elmley Castle lives on in the stone used to build the local houses, farms and drywalls, and even the old bridge that crosses the Avon at Pershore.

The castle was built on top of Breedon Hill, shortly after the Norman Conquest. The nearby village of Elmley Castle is a superb starting point for a journey into the Cotswolds AONB, although you may be tempted to stay in the village with its Elizabethan feel. Pick up one of the many walking and cycling trails across the National Park, and take.

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