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Stokenchurch Town Information

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This attrative village lies in the Chiltern Hills and dates to Saxon times. The King's Arms Hotel was reputedly where Charles ll stayed with his mistress. The area is noted for the presence of rare red kites which were reintroduced by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds with the help of the American multi-millionaire Paul Getty who allowed them to use his Wormsley estate. Beacon Hill towers over the village while far below is Chiltern Gap on the M40 motorway.

Stokenchurch Methodist Church - Photo © Alan Nixon
Stokenchurch Methodist Church - Photo: Alan Nixon CCL