Find the perfect Valentine's gift here

Free parking and wifi for all our customers

Individual shops with real character in a unique Victorian setting

A relaxed shopping environment – avoid the city centre crush

The perfect place to catch up with friends to shop and eat

Welcome to Heart of the Shires

The Heart of the Shires is a Northamptonshire shopping village that offers shopping without the stress. Open seven days a week from 10am until 5pm. If you are looking for a relaxed shopping environment in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside then the Heart of the Shires Shopping Village offers a wide range of shops for you to choose from. Set around a Victorian courtyard, The Heart of the Shires Shopping Village offers a selection of individual shops with character. From kitchenware to bridal couture, the Heart of the Shires contains a range of elegant gift solutions as well as a popular restaurant with tea room.

What to expect

  • Free parking for all
  • Free Wi-Fi for all our customers
  • A relaxed shopping environment
  • A warm welcome
  • Avoid the city centre crush
  • Opening Times – 10.00am to 5.00pm daily
  • Unique Victorian Setting
  • Individual shops with real character
  • Discover items not available on the high street
  • Countryside location – just off the A5

Latest News

Furniture painting workshop

Are you interested in learning how to revamp your furniture? Then we’ve got a creative workshop just for you. We’re pleased to announce that on Saturday March 5th Tresor Cache will be hosting their first furniture painting workshop.  Tresor Cache are a furniture store... read more

Valentines gift guide

With February 14th just around the corner, there’s no better time get shopping for the perfect gift to surprise your loved one this Valentine’s Day. Here at The Heart of the Shires we have a wide range of gift options available to you so if you’re struggling for ideas... read more

Découpage and painting workshops

Are you interested in trying your hand at something fun and creative? Good news! Our resident furniture and design shop Tresor Cache are offering you the chance to bring out your hidden creative talents with painting and découpage workshops. Tresor Cache are a... read more

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