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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 little shopping village where everyone is so friendly and welcoming and always greeted with a smile. Darlingtons tea rooms is the highlight.” Debbie Day

Read more testimonials HERE

The Latest News From Heart of the Shires

Steed Upholstery
Texture Interiors are pleased to introduce Steed Upholstery to their Heart of the Shires showroom. “We are now delighted to Read more
Heart of the Shires
Oh, what a wonderful sunny week, so far. We are pleased to share our very latest reviews which are very Read more
Heart of the Shires
With so many gift ideas available throughout the monthof May – we look forward to seeing you all soon. Oh! Read more
Heart of the Shires reviews
Oh, what a super bank holiday. It was really eggs-cellent to see so many people visit and wasn’t the weather Read more
Open Easter Weekend
It’s true - it’s egg-cellent news. We are pleased to peel back the foil wrapping and reveal Heart of the Read more
northamptonshire hair salon
We love a transformation before and after - and here’s another superb one from Flutterbyes Hair, here at Heart of Read more
easter chocolate Heart of the Shires
Easter gift bags are available now at The Sweet Shop, here at Heart of the Shires. Belgium chocolate figures with Read more
OVI fine art
A featured artist, at The Fine Art Gallery, here at Heart of the Shires is OVI. ‘Duchess of Choc Del Read more
campbells estate agents
Why do Campbells have a country homes team at the Heart of the Shires Shopping Village? Sitting almost in the Read more
wedding photographer
A stunning photo to start the new week from Lightdraw Photography. Lightdraw offer relaxed, unobtrusive Wedding Photography resulting in award-winning 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.