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25-27 Church Street
SK11 6LB

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Opening Times


MondayNoon - Midnight
TuesdayNoon - Midnight
WednesdayNoon - Midnight
ThursdayNoon - Midnight
FridayNoon - Midnight
SaturdayNoon - Midnight
SundayNoon - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon - Sun noon - 7pm

About the Pub

Re-opened September 2021 after a long closure period.

An untouched, timeless and now rare example of an old-fashioned town pub and has been identified by CAMRA as having a nationally important historic pub interior. With whitened brick this 18th century pub tucked away on a cobbled street. It probably started life as late 18th century cottages which were subsequently remodelled. The quaint exterior belies its inner proportions, which are equally charming. There are leaded lights, moulded plaster ceilings, copper-topped tables, bell pushes dotted throughout its warren of little rooms. The star feature, however, is the wonderful hatch bar reminiscent of a traditional, bowed, shop window. On the right as you enter is a tiny vault, with a narrow lounge on the left. Past the bar is another lounge or snug on the right, this room has something of a conservatory feel, due to the presence of a glass roof. At the far end is a larger, raised area. There are three attractive fire places. Three continuously changing cask beers always available. No parking but the main Waters Green public car park is just 100m away. Macclesfield railway and bus stations are both within a few minutes walk. See for other national inventory pubs.

Some of the "Keg" beers are KeyKeg.

Regular ales

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Changing ales

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • RedWillow --varies--
  • Storm --varies--
  • Wincle --varies--

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  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden

    Rear terrace.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events

    Tasting events.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Chess, Jenga, dominos.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Occasional check Facebook.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • WiFi Wifi

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25-27 Church Street
SK11 6LB

Sat Nav Reference

53.259462, -2.125205


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (150m)

Close to Macclesfield bus station.

Nearby Station (250m)



Walk up cobbled street from Waters Green car park, pub is to the left as road bends right.

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Castle - Macclesfield


25-27 Church Street
SK11 6LB

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Historic Pub Interior
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Events
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Separate Bar
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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