Studley lies almost perfectly halfway between Birmingham City Centre and Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon. Whilst the village itself offers plenty to see and do it can also be used as a base to explore the nearby towns and countryside.
Nearby attractions include:
Now part of the National Trust, Coughton Court has been the dearly loved family home of the Throckmorton family since 1409. The house and gardens offer plenty to see and do, and the property host many events throughout the year.
A new forest in the Heart of England, the Heart of England Forest has a simple vision; to plant, protect and preserve a huge broadleaf forest – a place of tranquillity and natural beauty that’s open to anyone and planted with the help and support of everyone.
There are several Woodland Walks through the forest which can be easily accessed from Studley.
The neighbouring town of Redditch also shares a rich needle industry heritage. Forge Mill Museum illustrates the rich heritage of the needle and fishing tackle industries. Models and recreated scenes provide a vivid illustration of how needles were once made, and how Redditch once produced 90% of the world’s needles.
Arrow Valley Country Park is a country park on the River Arrow, at Redditch, Worcestershire, England. Built by Redditch Development Corporation in the 1970s. It has 900 acres of public open space and incorporates the 27 acres Arrow Valley Lake, popular for dinghy sailing, fishing, and birdwatching.
For information on local attractions outside of Studley use the links below.