The nearest shops are in Alton village and are about 1/2 mile away. In the village you will find:

  • Londis – convenience store, newsagents, off licence, cash machine etc.
  • Post Office – stationery, some bank facilities, newspapers etc.
  • The Old Stables – ladies and gents hairdressing by appointment only. Some beauty treatments also available

Denstone Village (1 mile) has the Award Winning Denstone Hall Farm Shop selling a wide range of local farm produce and meat. It also has a very popular cafe serving breakfast, lunches and afternoon teas.

The nearest large petrol station is in Uttoxeter.


The nearest supermarkets are a small Morrisons and ASDA in Cheadle about 5 miles away. A larger Tesco, Asda, Waitrose and Lidl are in Uttoxeter about 7 miles away or Marks and Spencer Simply Food, Sainsbury, Waitrose, Aldi and Co-Operative along with a variety of smaller shops in Ashbourne about 9 miles away.

The market towns of Cheadle (5 miles), Uttoxeter (7 miles) and Ashbourne (9 miles) can provide most of your needs. Shopping centres are available at Stoke (The Potteries/Intu) and Derby (Intu)

Trentham Gardens in Stoke has a retail outlet village.

The nearest large petrol station is in Uttoxeter.

Lower Micklin Farm, Alton Road, Denstone, ST14 5DJ
01889 590119