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Heart of the Shires
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independent shopping northamptonshire
independent shopping northamptonshire
heart of the shires northamptonshire
heart of the shires northamptonshire
Heart of the Shires
Heart of the Shires
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Welcome to Heart of the Shires

Heart of the Shires is a shopping village outlet on the Northamptonshire/Warwickshire border that offers individual, independent retailers with real character and shopping without the stress. We are now open seven days a week from 10am until 5pm.

Heart of the Shires
Shopping Heaven From 1867

Set around a Victorian courtyard, Heart of the Shires Shopping Village offers a selection of individual shops with character. From kitchenware to antiques, art and collectibles, clothing, tasty treats, gifts, watches, home furnishing and gardenware. Complete with a photographic studio there really is something for everyone at Heart of the Shires for elegant gift solutions as well as Darlington’s, our popular licensed restaurant and tea room.

There’s also plenty to pamper yourself including a hairdressers too!

Testimonial

“Lovely place to find unusual gifts, excellent friendly service and the tea room was very good. Will recommend to everyone!” Suzanne Skelly (via Facebook)

Read more testimonials HERE

The Latest News From Heart of the Shires

emma bridgewater dogs
Emma Bridgewater All Over Dogs is the pawfect half-pint mug featuring familiar four-legged favourites. Individual dog breeds are available too Read more
sweet shop Heart of the Shires
New Candy Noodles or Vegan Salted Caramel Cups - a rather tasty, tempting choice. Available now at The Sweet Shop Read more
rolex
A terrific trio of timepieces from The Watch Boutique available now at Heart of the Shires. The Watch Boutique stock Read more
Whilst offering all the charm of a traditional Tea Room, our on site restaurant extends beyond this with a superbly Read more
dogs at heart of the shires
We know how important your furry friends are to you and, very much, part of the family. That’s why we Read more
yoshi bumblebee
This hand crafted YOSHI leather crossbody bag is adorned with bee-eutiful bees and delightful daisies. The design on the front Read more
dressage sale
B&B! Bargain Brakeburn - Bargain Barbour. (L to R) 1. Brakeburn Willow Blouse was £44.99 now £26.99 2. Barbour Amelda Read more
free summer events northamptonshire
Come and join the cuddly fun at Heart of the Shires Shopping Village. Wednesday, August 31st, 2-5pm. Meet the Animals Read more
air ambulance
The Air Ambulance are saving lives every single day - so here’s one day you can say thank you from Read more
Heart of the Shires
Heart of the Shires Shopping Village is set around a 150 year old Victorian courtyard and offers individual, independent retailers Read more

What to Expect


A warm welcome
Unique Victorian setting
Individual shops with real character

Free parking for all
A relaxed shopping environment
Items not available on the high street

Free Wi-Fi for all our customers
Avoid the city centre crush
Countryside location

How To Find Us

We are located just off the A5 between Whilton and Weedon. Click HERE for a map and directions.
Please click HERE for disabled access.

Our Retailers

Click on the pictures below for more details on our individual retailers.