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  • Stonehouse Bridge

    Welcome To Stonehouse

    Mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 Stanhaus (Stonehouse as it is now) boasted amongst others things, 2 mills valued at 17/6d and 2 vineyards at 8 pounds. Stonehouse now has considerably more mills, many involved in cutting edge technology, and 3 pubs replacing the vineyards.

  • Stonehouse Building

    A great place to live.

    For a small town, Stonehouse has lots of facilities including a library and Maidenhill Sports Centre. Check the Your Community page to find out about all the different things going on in Stonehouse.

  • Stonehouse Hillside

    A great place to visit.

    Stonehouse is uniquely situated in stunning countryside on the Cotswold Way and beside the Stroudwater Navigation canal. Check the About Stonehouse page to find out what there is for visitors to see and do.

  • Stonehouse Horse

    A great place to work.

    Stonehouse is a working town with several big local employers including Renishaw and Dairycrest. The town also has a traditional High Street with a wide range of useful shops where you will receive a warm welcome.

Important Notices

Town Councillor Vacancy for Stonehouse Ward

Stonehouse Town Council has a vacancy for 2 Town Councillors to represent the Stonehouse Ward. The co-option notice can be viewed here.Co-option_Notice If you would like to apply for co-option onto the Council please see the criteria and download an application form here.  Applications must be received by Wednesday 22 November 2017

Road works through Stonehouse to lay Electricity Cable for Incinerator

Western Power Distribution are carrying out work through Stonehouse over the coming months, on behalf of Gloucester County Council, to install the power cable to the new Incinerator. This involves work on the roads which may cause delays and they are trying to minimise disruption.  If there are problems then please direct your concerns to the complaints team by telephone on 0800 0556833 or by email to and they will do their best to help.

Road Works

temporary Bus Stop Closure

Stonehouse, Gloucester Rd ‘Horsemarling Lane’ temporary bus stop closure from Monday 23rd October 2017. 


Wales and West Utilities are carrying out short notice works commencing this Monday, between 09:30 and 15:30.  During this time temporary traffic lights will be manually controlled by an operative from the traffic management company.  The Gloucester Rd ‘Horsemarling Lane’ bus stop will be closed and a temporary bus stop put in place further up the road towards Stonehouse. When a bus is coming it will be allowed to turn round at the roundabout and go back up the road towards the temporary bus stop. See map attached. Information provided by Gloucestershire County Council, 01452 425000.


We promote, represent and support Stonehouse

Welcome to the vibrant and prosperous town of Stonehouse. With a population of over 8,000 Stonehouse is a gateway to the Cotswolds, Stroud Valley and beyond. With excellent transport links and surrounded by beautiful accessible countryside it offers an attractive location to live, work and visit.

Our website contains information about the town itself, its events, businesses, community groups, Town Council and much more. You’ll find lots of information about what to see and do in Stonehouse, from food & drink to shopping (in our traditional High Street with many independent shops and businesses), recreational facilities and employment.

Stonehouse Town Council’s aim is to ensure that Stonehouse continues to be a great place to live, work and visit. Local Councillors are here to represent your interests and to meet local needs. To read more about what your Town Council does and how to meet your councillors go to our ‘Your Council’ section of our website.

We also have an impressive array of community organisations that help to make our town a social and supportive place to be. Find out more about them and how to get involved via ‘Your Community’ and If you are organising a local event please contact us and we’ll include it in our what’s on listing.

Stonehouse Neighbourhood Development Plan

Referendum, Thursday 23 November 2017

Stonehouse NDP

Get In Touch

Town Hall
High Street
GL10 2NG

01453 822 070

Opening Hours:

Monday:    09:30 - 12:30
Tuesday:   09:30 - 12:30
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday:  09:30 - 12:30
Friday:      09:30 - 12:30