It is pleasantly situated on the right bank of the Teme, here the boundary with Shropshire.
The Teme abounds in trout and grayling, and Tenbury is in favour with anglers.
It is beautifully situated at the junction of the rivers Teme and Corve, upon and about a wooded eminence crowned by a massive ruined castle.
The country neighbouring Ludlow is richly wooded and hilly, while the scenery of the Teme is exquisite.
Above Ludlow on the Teme, the church and some remains of domestic buildings belonged to a Benedictine monastery of the 12th century.