Picture of the village of Wincle from Hill Top Farm. Green fields and farms.

About the Area

Surrounded  by breathtaking countryside and lovely walks, but within easy reach of the towns of Macclesfield, Congleton, Buxton and Leek. We’re not far from major transport links – motorways, airport or railways.
Hill Top Farm, Wincle is an ideal location for a holiday or business stay.

Places to visit nearby

This is ideal country for walkers and cyclists, but it’s also a great location if you just want to base yourself somewhere quiet and peaceful to allow you to explore Cheshire and the Peak District.

Rock Hall, nestled in the trees at the end of the Roaches

Rock Hall – a small dwelling carved into the rock at the end of the Roaches

Chatsworth House, the home of the Duke & Duchess of Devonshire
Jodrell Bank, the world-famous radio telescope
Silk Museums of Macclesfiled
National Trust properties such as Biddulph Grange Gardens, Little Moreton Hall, Quarry Bank Mill and Lyme Park
Alton Towers the famous theme park is about 40 minutes drive away, just into Staffordshire.

Wincle Beer, our local brewery provide Brew for a day courses, click here for more details.

These are just a few of the places of interest that draw visitors to this delightful part of the country.

Local Eateries

Sepia picture of the Ship Inn at Wincle

The Shop Inn at Wincle – a great place for a friendly pint and some great food

The Ship Inn in Wincle is just a 10 minute walk away and serves lunches and evening meals.
The Hanging Gate in Sutton is just a few minutes’ drive away in the next village and offers great food.
Sutton Hall Great quality Brunning and Price pub with busy atmosphere, tasty food and a good selection of real ales.


Picture of fly fisherman wading in river

We have a rod on the River Dane which is a small river that has small, wild brown trout. Guests are welcome to use this facility if they have their own fly fishing gear.

The fish farm at Dane Bridge has an excellent fishing lake with some very large brown and rainbow trout.

Turners Pool in the next village of Swythamley is a great Carp fishing lake.