Plealey is an attractive village approximately five miles south and west of Shrewsbury. It lies in the Parish of Pontesbury, just of the A488 Bishops Castle Road. (Rea-Valley Wiki entry with map)
The village lies on rising ground at about the 125-metre contour and sheltered by higher ground on two sides. There are fine unobscured views across Long Mountain, and further to the Berwyns. Plealey is at the edge of the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. At the 2001 census, it had a population of 122.