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County - Buckinghamshire | Map
Tel code: 01494 | code search
Postcode: HP14 | code search
Population: 4100
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Food Legends:
Stokenchurch Pie
Folk Customs:
Firing the Fenny Poppers
Olney Pancake Race
The Coronation Glove
The Duck Feast
Weighing the Mayor

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Royal Oak
"My walking buddy and I had lunch here today (not for the first time)and not for the first time the food was so good.I defy any body not to go ..." More

Royal Oak
"Went here with a group of friends the food was fantastic not what I expecting as all, thought the menu might be constrained but there was loads of choice for ..." More

Royal Oak
"Lovely looking pub, with good friendly service. The meal I had there was excellent. The peshwari naan was especially good.

Date visited: 3 April 2009 ..." More

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Stokenchurch is on the A40, a mile from junction 5 of the M40 (cutting the village in half), in the Chiltern Hills of Buckinghamshire (though prior to 1896 the village was in Oxfordshire!). The now largely residential village, originated as a stopping point on the main road to London for stage coaches, hence the previously large number of pubs and inns! Stokenchurch was also the centre for chair making, using locally felled wood. Here is one of the few places in GB where Red Kites can regularly be seen and the Stokenchurch Gap is a man-made wonder of the modren age! Once the main route between Oxford and London, it scales the steep slopes of the Chilterns. Stokenchurch Dog Rescue formed in 1963 to help strays and unwanted pets, it is open to visitors every day, excluding lunch times and Thursdays. The Kings Hotel is famous for King Charles II (in the 17th century) reputedly staying there with his mistress! It has recently been refurbished and is part of the Best Western hotel chain, offering accommodation, restaurant and bar. The Fleur de Lis is another 16th century establishment but very lively with pool competitions, darts matches, quizzes, etc and The Royal Oak serves traditional pub food. There is Hall Bottom Farm B&B in the village and The Blue Flag Hotel and The Fox Country Hotel are close by.


The Surgery

Pub and Bar

Charlie Bartholomews
Fleur De Lis
Four Horseshoes
Royal Oak


Back Street Coffee shop
Mowchak Restaurant
Royal Oak


Stokenchurch Primary School


The Salon On The Green
The Hair Gallery
Wine Rack
RJ Plamer
CJ Stores
Rowlands Pharmacy
Rowlands Pharmacy
The Print Shop

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The Kings Hotel (0.25 miles)

The Kings Hotel
A former 16th Century coaching inn, this privately owned and passionately run boutique hotel is a place where old meets new, with stylish, contemporary accommodation blending seamlessly with historic charm. Surrounded by the picturesque village green, ... More | visit website
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The Crown at Radnage (1.36 miles)

The Crown at Radnage

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The Crown at Radnage is a family run, traditional pub with newly built guest accommodation. It has a large garden to enjoy real ales and classic homemade pub food. Located ... More

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Fox Country Hotel (1.63 miles)

Fox Country Hotel

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In the heart of the Chiltern Hills, with an idyllic location in a designated area of outstanding natural beauty, this 300-year-old country inn offers stylish, modern accommodation with contemporary facilities.

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The Tree at Cadmore (2.11 miles)

The Tree at Cadmore

Conveniently located just off the M40 motorway, The Tree at Cadmore is a traditional English country pub with a modern twist to the décor in the 14 en suite rooms. The Tree at Cadmore is is ... More | visit website

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The Cherry Tree (2.49 miles)

The Cherry Tree

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Award winning inn with a reputation for fresh food using local ingredients. We offer four, classically decorated and newly refurbished bedrooms all equipped with LCD TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee facilities, ... More

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Lakeside Town Farm B&B (2.62 miles)

Lakeside Town Farm B&B

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With a peaceful location, on a 300-acre working farm, surrounded by gorgeous gardens and lakes, this beautiful farmhouse offers unique charm and original character. The Lakeside Town Farm B&B has a wonderful, ... More

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The Lambert Arms (2.64 miles)

The Lambert Arms

We are delighted to introduce the new look Lambert Arms! Completely transformed inside, yet retaining its original, historical features, this traditional coaching inn has been caringly restored to its former glory, with a modern twist.

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Rose & Crown Inn (3.58 miles)

Rose & Crown Inn

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The Rose and Crown is close to Princes Risborough and just a few miles from High Wycombe. The place in the Chilterns to eat, to drink, to celebrate, to stay......

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Greenhills Garden Apartment (3.97 miles)

Greenhills Garden Apartment

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Greenhills Garden Apartment is one apartment that sleeps up to 4 people it is set in the heart of the Chiltern Countryside with outstanding views.It is ideally situated for both ... More

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The Inn at Emmington (4.02 miles)

The Inn at Emmington

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Boasting spectacular views over The Chilterns, this traditional countryside inn features 7 en suite rooms and wonderful home-cooked food, complemented by a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, in the delightful village of ... More

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