The Crown Inn
“Vibrant village local popular with walkers” - AA Inspector
At the foot of Bredon Hill with its stunning views of the Malvern Hills, The Crown Inn is surrounded by fields, orchards and ancient paths, making it popular stopping point for Cotswold walkers. A friendly, vibrant village inn, the bar dispenses local Donnington Gold and Wye Valley Butty Bach ales, with Herefordshire-made Old Rosie keeping cider fans happy, perhaps with bar snacks of chorizo sausage roll or Scotch egg. Alongside sharing boards, enjoyable pub favourites include The Crown burger, steaks and seasonal specials.
- Children welcome
- Children's portions
- Free Wifi
- Parking available
- Coach parties accepted
- Open all year
- Wide selection of ciders
- Micro Brewery Ale
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About the area
Worcestershire is a county of rolling hills, save for the flat Vale of Evesham in the east and the prominent spine of the Malverns in the west. Nearly all of the land is worked in some way; arable farming predominates – oilseed rape, cereals and potatoes – but there are concentrated areas of specific land uses, such as market gardening and plum growing.
Worcester is the county town, and home to Worcestershire County Cricket Club, which has what some regard as the most attractive grounds in the country, in a delightful setting with views of Worcester Cathedral. The Malverns, Great and Little, set on the slopes of the Malvern Hills, are renowned for their refinement. Great Malvern, terraced on its hillside site, came to prominence as a genteel spa for well-to-do Victorians, rivalling the likes of Bath, Buxton and Cheltenham with its glorious surroundings.
Sir Edward Elgar was a Worcester man, and his statue stands on the High Street, facing the cathedral. The cottage where he was born is now a museum and he is commemorated on the £20 note. Other notable Worcestershire figures include poet A E Housman, chocolate magnate George Cadbury; and Lea and Perrins, inventors of Worcestershire sauce.
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