A 350-year-old vibrant artisan yard in the heart of the Cotswolds providing the wider community with a DIY shop and a variety of spaces from workshops to offices and studios.

WHO WE ARE

Alfred Groves & Sons Ltd is a family owned business in Milton-under-Wychwood established in 1660

Nestled in the beautiful surroundings of the Cotswolds between Burford and Chipping Norton our architecturally rich yard comprises of around 40 diverse individual traders and businesses. Builders, beauticians, bakers and joiners work alongside our large well equipped DIY shop to meet the needs of the Wychwood community.  Come and enjoy our cafes, French interiors shop and meet the craftsmen and artists who set this place apart!

THE SHOP

The Aladdin's cave of the Cotswolds!

Often referred to as the Aladdin’s cave, Groves Shop bursts with around 9000 products making it a large playground for any maker who is looking to turn their hands to any size project. Whether you are a keen gardener, bird lover, a professional builder, a DIY enthusiast, a painter or a family looking to do home improvements, we can help!

More about our shop
THE YARD

The beating heart of our business

DISCOVER THE YARD
The Groves story

From William the Mason to Alfred King of the Cotswolds

The impressive history of The Groves family who to this day still remain actively involved in the running of the business. While the family links have been retained, the business itself has changed beyond recognition.

See our story
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Space available!

UPDATE: LET AGREED! Thank you for all your interest and enquiries. This unit is now let to a lovely artist. 

Are you looking for a studio / office space within Groves Yard? 

We have a fabulous unit available from April 

Please send an email to info@alfredgroves.co.uk, pop into the shop or call 01993 830 302 and choose option 2 to hear more

We look forward to hearing from you 
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Dahlias. 

How these alien like tubers turn into the most beautiful flowers! 

Groves has a wide range of dahlias available now. Come and pick your favourites 🌸
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Groves Yard is the beating heart of our business and behind all those colourful doors across the yard you will find the most talented artisans using their hands to create custom made products. 

And we also have lots of new and exciting things happening behind the scenes, so stay tuned 😁
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Rise & Flour Artisan Bakery and Cafe in Milton-under-Wychwood

Enter a heaven of gorgeous foods, breads, coffees and cakes in this cozy beautifully decorated cafe within the old farmhouse of Groves Yard. 
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Rustic candles 

What better way to brighten the dark days of January than with our new range of rustic candles!
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OUR NEWS

Keep up to date with what’s going on in the yard, available spaces, what to do and see when you visit

18
Oct

Sharpening Services: A Cut Above the Rest

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09
Oct

LET: Unit 24, Stable Block Office/Studio

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