Just three miles from Solihull town centre, Dicken’s Heath is a modern development based on a traditional village centre with a range of shops, cafes and restaurants. On the Stratford-upon-Avon canal, linking Solihull to Warwickshire, there is also plenty of wildlife and green space to relax and enjoy.

The nearby Earlswood is home to the three 22 acre reservoirs of Earlswood Lakes, with opportunities for sailing, fishing and walking and is home to a variety of birds and wildlife. Alongside is Earlswood Lakes Craft Centre with a range of unique, handmade gifts, ceramics, interiors and jewellery.