Location

LOCATION

 

Stoneswood enjoys a breathtaking location with panoramic views in the heart of the beautiful Saddleworth country side but close enough to the motorway network providing easy access for visitors. There is ample parking within the grounds.

The premises, gardens and communal areas are extremely well maintained offering optimum layout for the residents to have privacy, free from noise and interruption, whilst also enjoying open communal areas and rooms for socialising with other residents, friends and families.

Stoneswood enjoys a superb location on the edge of Delph village, with beautiful views of the surrounding countryside. Facilities in the village include a Post Office, Co-op store, coffee shop, library, several pubs and restaurants, several churches and a traditional fish and chip shop. Delph even boasts its own theatre, the Mlllgate Arts Centre, where the Saddleworth Players and other talented performers stage popular plays, concerts and shows.

An annual highlight is Saddleworth Whit Friday brass band contest, where numerous bands from across the UK and beyond march down the main street at 5 minute intervals though the evening and into the night.
 
Stoneswood View

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Delph is also home to 3 of the best pubs in the area and there are also plenty of clubs and social activities for those who feel so inclined including:-

  • Cricket
  • Bowls
  • Walking
  • Quilting and other crafts
  • Drama
  • Lunch clubs
  • Allotment Society

A wider choice of shops and facilities can be found just 3 miles away at Uppermill, the largest village in the Saddleworth area.

Steeped in history, Uppermill boasts a bustling high street with quaint shops, restaurants and coffee shops along with good train and bus connections to the wider locality and beyond.

Other local amenities at Uppermill include a bank, post office, health centres, dentists, pharmacists, beauticians and hairdressers.

Locals and visitors alike enjoy a year round calendar of events in this lively village including a Canal Weekend, Whitsun brass band processions, monthly farmers market, country fair, a folk festival and wartime weekend events.


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