Kings Norton is a warm and welcoming place to live on the outskirts of Birmingham, situated 6.5 miles from Birmingham City Centre and 1.5 miles from the Worcestershire border. The area has undergone several regeneration projects since the 1970s and contains many historical points of interest.
Kings Norton Green sits at the heart of the local area. This beautiful setting has stood the test of time and has witnessed many historical events, including The Battle of Kings Norton Green on 17 October 1642.
Kings Norton itself has a storied history, with archaeological finds dating back to the Roman era. Kings Norton has also played host to Queen Henrietta Maria and has hosted regular markets in various formats since 1616, when royal approval was granted by King James. Nowadays, Kings Norton Green holds a farmers’ market.