Averham is a small relatively unspoilt village, with the Minster town of Southwell 5 miles to the south and the thriving market town of Newark on Trent 4 miles to the east.
The thriving Minster town of Southwell offers a wider range of retail amenities, professional services and sports centre, and Southwell schooling is of a renowned standard across the age ranges.
The larger market town of Newark on Trent, offers a more extensive range of retail amenities, professional services, restaurants and leisure facilities including a sport centre and marina.
From Newark there is direct access to the A1 national road network and a fast direct rail link into London Kings Cross in a scheduled journey time of 80/85 minutes.
Nottingham (20 miles to the south) is accessed along the Trent Valley, and there is a direct rail service from Newark Castle station into Nottingham and Lincoln.
Population – 300
Nearest Medical Centre – Lombard Medical Centre, Newark (4 miles)
Nearest Railway Station – Newark (3 miles)
Newark & Sherwood District Council
Castle House, Great North Road, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire NG24 1BY
Upton Crickets Day Nursery (3 miles)
Manners Sutton Primary School, Averham
Magnus C of E Academy, Newark (4 miles)
The Minster School, Southwell (not Catchment) (5 miles)
PUBS AND RESTAURANTS
The Fox Inn, Kelham (1 mile)
The Boathouse, Farndon (5 miles)
NEWARK ON TRENT – 4 miles
SOUTHWELL – 5 miles
MANSFIELD – 17 miles
NOTTINGHAM – 20 miles
LINCOLN – 21 miles
GRANTHAM – 22 miles