Poynton is a well-heeled village in Cheshire, close to Marple, Stockport, Macclesfield and the Peak District. With its own distinct atmosphere and friendly community, it has a vibrant town centre with plenty of shops, cafes, eateries, bars, galleries and live music. One of its most interesting features is the Shared Space architectural concept, with slow driver speeds, easy crossings and wide pavements. The village prioritises pedestrians, which makes it easy to browse. Key attractions include Hockley and Brecon parks, the picturesque canal, Middlewood Way and nearby Lyme Park. You'll also find superb restaurants in Poynton serving everything from lazy brunches through to fine evening meals.