Shearsby Village Profile



Shearsby is without doubt one of the prettiest villages in South Leicestershire. It is predominantly made up of period houses ranging from 15th century timbered houses to victorian cottages overlooking the village green.  There is a vibrant village community centred around The Chandlers Arms pub. Every year there is a jaz festival which has quite a following. The village is surrounded by some of Leicestershires finest rolling countryside. There is a village website with a weath of information

Shearsby is just off the old A50 with good access to Leicester and the motorways. It is close to both Leicester and Market Harborough with their rail links to the capital and beyond.


The are both day nurseries and playgroups in Kibworth,

The Kibworth Methodist Paygroup, Kibworth House, High Street,Kibworth. LE8 0HQ,

Old School Nursery, Paget Street, Kibworth, LE8 0H.

Stoneygate School, Great Glen, Leicester, LE8 9FL an independent school with nursery.


Leicester Grammar School, Great Glen, Leicester, LE8 0LQ, this school has both infant/junior and senior departments and is an independent school and transport is available from both villages.

Stoneygate School, Great Glen, Leicester, LE8 9FL, an independent school with a nursery takes children up to the age of 13.

Ofsted reports for each of the above schools can be obtained from


Kibworth Cricket Club The cricket club has been very successful in recent years and honours include National Knockout Champions. There is a fabulous clubhouse where non members can enjoy the facilities as social members.


Kibworth Tennis Club, a modern club withfour floodlit courts

Kibworth Golf Club 18 Hole course Par 71 and 6345 yards

Kibworth Bowling Club


Kibworth Shooting Ground with amenities for clays, rifle and airgun shooting

Kibworth and Smeeton Junior Football Club Under 8s through to under14s

Fleckney and Kibworth Running Club

Great Kibworth Run Annual half marathon with various fun runs for charity has become a firm fixture on the Kibworth social calender.


This area of south Leicestershire features has some fabulous pubs and restaurants. In Shearsby there is the Chandlers and The Shearsby Bath just outside the village serves food and also has numerous events in the permanent marquee. Kibworth, itself, has two award winning Italian restaurants, Firenze on Station Road and Boboli in Kibworth Harcourt.


Doctors surgeries are located at

The Health Centre, Smeeton Road, Kibworth, LE8 0LG.

The Old School Surgery, 2, Station Road, Kibworth, LE8 0LN

There is a dental practice at

Kibworth Dental Practice, 7, Weir Road, Kibworth, LE8 0LQ


Shearsby Parish Council

Harborough District Council

Leicestershire County Council


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