Stretton Watermill

Stretton, Tilston, Malpas, Cheshire, SY14 7HS

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Step back in time and visit a working mill in beautiful rural Cheshire. See one of the country’s best preserved demonstration water powered corn mills.

Stretton Watermill offers something for every visitor. The site consists of the working mill, an old 19th century stable, which houses an exhibition, and pleasant grounds with a picnic area. Visitors to Stretton will benefit from the greatly improved access to the upper floor of the mill. The new landscaping and pathways offer views of the pond and the mill buildings and add to the charm of this idyllic rural setting.

After learning about the history of the mill, one of our millers will take you on a fascinating tour around it. See the ancient wooden machinery in action, listen to stories, have a go at milling grain, work miniature models, wander around the displays or just relax and enjoy the beautiful countryside setting.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£3.00 per ticket
Child£1.50 per ticket
2 adults and 2 children£8.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Directions

Road Directions

It is well signposted from the A534 between Broxton and Farndon. Only 10 miles from Chester.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • V B
      Worcester, United Kingdom
      History brought to life
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 30th June 2018
      We loved this visit to this restored ancient watermill, the guide was so welcoming and treated us to a wonderful insight into the workings of the place and many humourous stories to boot! such a... Read full review
    • lucy_s1288
      Liverpool, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Charming
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 18th August 2017
      Charming,different and quirky; you have definitely never visited anywhere like this before from the moment you walk in you instantly feel at ease.The staff are friendly and the facts are fascinating... Read full review
    • Dave T
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Perfect visit
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 24th July 2017
      Our recent visit to Stretton Water Mill was a real joy. The water wheel was turning smoothly, and cogs, pulley's and grinding stones worked well when operated by our guide. Our guide was a witty... Read full review

    Facilities

    Languages spoken

    • French spoken

    Provider Features

    • In countryside

    Tours and Demonstrations

    • Guided Tours Available for Groups
    • Guided Tours Available for Individuals
    • Guided Tours Compulsory for Groups
    • Guided Tours Compulsory for Individuals

    Awards

    • Visit EnglandVAQAS Accredited VAQAS Accredited 2009

    Opening Times

    2018 (1 May 2018 - 31 Aug 2018)
    DayTimes
    MondayClosed*
    Tuesday - Sunday13:00 - 17:00*
    2018 (1 Sept 2018 - 30 Sept 2018)
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    2019 (1 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2019)
    DayTimes
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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