Our Location

Perrys Field to Fork cookery courses in the beautiful Staffordshire countryside.

Perrys Field to Fork is based in Eccleshall, in the heart of rural Staffordshire. Our Cookery School is easily accessed from Derbyshire, Shropshire and Cheshire and we are only minutes from the M6 (north and south junctions), A51, A50 and the A34. Contact us if you need more information about our location.

Perrys Field to Fork artisan butchery and cookery school is located in the centre of the historic market town of Eccleshall which dates back to the 12th Century.

How to Find Us

From the north – M6 Junction 15 – 9.5 miles to Eccleshall, follow the A519
From the south – M6 Junction 14 – 5 miles to Eccleshall, follow the A5013
From the east – leave A34 at B5026 – 6.5 miles to Eccleshall
From the west  – leave A53 at B5026 – 7.5 miles to Eccleshall

Discover Your Eccleshall…

We’re pretty sure you’d be disappointed with us if we didn’t let you know that there’s a myriad of reasons to extend your visit while joining one of our artisan butchery or cookery courses in Eccleshall, Staffordshire.

The award-winning quintessential British town of Eccleshall delivers a classic rural experience and plenty of ideas for eating out, shopping, peace and quiet or fun and action!

For over three centuries Eccleshall had a thriving leather working and shoemaking industry but today you’ll discover a great range of retail and leisure experiences on the High Street, Castle Street and Stafford Street:

Ladies, gents and children’s clothes and shoes
Hair, beauty and therapy
Flowers, cards, gifts and home decorations
Equestrian and outdoor
Food and fine wine

All of our full day cookery courses include welcome refreshments and lunch but if you’re attending a short cookery course or staying overnight you can pop for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner at a host of restaurants, cafés and bars, right on our doorstep.

Blessed with not one but seven pubs and bars in less than one quarter square mile! Serving local brews, continental and craft beers, and a host of spirits and cocktails. Live music and big screen games is a regular feature at several bars each weekend. Pubs and bars can be found on The High Street, Castle Street, Stafford Street and Gaol Butts.

Eccleshall’s extensive Parish, the second largest in the County, comprises some 20,000 acres. Pick up one of the leaflets from the library detailing the circular walks starting and finishing in the centre of historic Eccleshall. Walks range from 4 miles upwards. Remember to bring your wellies!

Eccleshall town is a conservation area and much of the architecture dates back to the Georgian period, although many buildings were constructed earlier than that. Pick up your copy of the town guides – North and South – from the library and take a short tour which details each of the key buildings’ significance. The pace is determined by you, but you can easily lose yourself for a couple of hours or more on this interesting walk.

Eccleshall is proud to host a packed season of games, including; Rugby Union (Baden Hall – just over 2 miles from the centre of Eccleshall); Football (Eccleshall FC, Pershall, 1 mile from the centre) and; Eccleshall Cricket Club, found at the end of the High Street.

 

If fishing is your partner’s passion and pastime, they couldn’t be in a better place. We have two well-appointed facilities (Baden Hall and Heronbrook) within 2 miles of Eccleshall where they can enjoy Specimen, Leisure and Match fishing.

From buzzards to barn owls, monkeys to meercats, lounging lizards to eagles and emu, there’s always something new to see at Gentleshaw Wildlife Centre. Gentleshaw is located just 0.5 miles from the centre of Eccleshall.

Play crazy golf, hop on a train ride and browse the extensive range of giftware and clothing and the superb collection of plants, tools and garden furniture.

There’s a great selection of accommodation on offer right in the heart of Eccleshall or within easy walking distance. Choose from good quality country hotel pub to boutique accommodation with full-service country breakfast or something lighter. We’ll send you details of all the accommodation available when you book a course with us.

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