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Historical market square

The Market Square is also known as The Cobbles. Thursday is the main market day but they also hold... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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Market Square is now a great place to eat, drink and enjoy life.

The Market Square in Sandbach, also known as 'The Cobbles', is now an atmospheric social place in... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Dave A
Sandbach, United Kingdom
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The Market Square has been a historic focal point for the town of Sandbach for many centuries, with many Grade 1 & 2 listed buildings and structures. The most prominent of these is the Saxon Crosses, a pair of 9th-century stone Anglo-Saxon crosses...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Market Square, Sandbach CW11 1AP, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Market Square is also known as The Cobbles. Thursday is the main market day but they also hold various others during the week. It’s unauthorised for me to put a link to the site for the schedule but a quick google search can yield...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018

The Market Square in Sandbach, also known as 'The Cobbles', is now an atmospheric social place in the middle of Sandbach with bars, restaurants and cafes around the edge. There is also a Makers Market on the second Saturday of the month which has gone...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 4 September 2018

A quaint market square which has not been spoilt by local development. Still used for markets today. A number of listed buildings around the square, including the Saxon crosses.

Thank 740Elly48
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Happy with cold items on sale from a decorative stock trailer in the square. About 100 metres up the street is a large DIY, garden and cook shop well worth a visit.

Thank John W
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Home to some historic (but not significant) buildings, the Saxon crosses and the War memorial the Market Square is worth a look if you are in Sandbach town centre but is not worth going out of your way for at all.

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Just wander around this lovely tranquil area! Take a seat and contemplate the ancient monument and wonder what stories could be told! They used to park cars here but now they leave it open. Enjoy the pubs, open at many different time,and restaurants and coffee...More

1  Thank Bennlew
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Stopped off in passing of a Saturday. Few market areas. Bought some lovely unique jewellery from wow jewellery. Had a meal at DV*-gorgeous, staff just lovely and a drink on the square.

2  Thank pixiemand
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Thanks to the council's efforts to maintain an historic site, the square perfectly blends modern shopping with the need to remind people of their heritage.

Thank robl97
Reviewed 7 July 2017

A truly ornate cobbled market square, complete with thatched public house, a real credit to the town. It must have been superb when the town markets were held here.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Lovely cobbles, with cafes and bars , shops , has stalls most times held here , nice bit of heritage to look round if visiting Sandbach for a few hours.

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