Individual shops and distinctive restaurants.

Individual shops and distinctive restaurants located in converted farm buildings in the heart of rural Staffordshire- Heart of the Country Village is the original rural shopping village.


Three French Hens, the original farm and craft shop.

Stubbs family has seen Heart of the Country Shopping Village grow from one original farm and craft shop called Three French Hens, into a beautiful shopping village boasting boutiques, craft stores, independent retailers and award-winning restaurants. Family owned and managed, the Stubbs’ ensure Heart of the Country retains its rural feel by cultivating trees, flower beds and hedgerows within and around the shopping village.


Enjoy lunch in courtyards surrounded by flourishing fauna and flora.

Visitors can enjoy lunch in courtyards surrounded by flourishing fauna and gardens, take a relaxing stroll through woodland, and shop in peace, away from the hustle and bustle of the high street. Heart of the Country Shopping Village has a large car park and offers free parking and disabled parking. Public conveniences, including a disabled access toilet block, are located in the shopping village.