Farnsfield is a highly regarded Conservation village having really good amenities including a traditional butcher, Atherleys the village bakers, a Co-operative supermarket, St. Michael’s C of E primary school, two village inns, an ‘active’ church community, a well respected cricket club, tennis club and bowling club.
The village is within the catchment area of Southwell Minster School and there is direct road access into the surrounding regional centres of Nottingham, Newark on Trent and Mansfield.
The Minster town of Southwell itself offers a wider range of retail amenities (mainly smaller independent retailers) and a number of public houses, cafes and delicatessens, professional services and a well facilitated sports centre. Southwell schooling is of a renowned standard across the age ranges.
From the village there is relatively direct access to the M1 - A1 national road network and from Newark Northgate station there is a fast direct rail link into London Kings Cross in a scheduled journey time of 80/85 minutes.
Population – 2750
Nearest Medical Centre – Farnsfield Surgery
Nearest Railway Station – Mansfield (9 miles) / Newark (13 miles)
Newark & Sherwood District Council
Castle House, Great North Road, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire NG24 1BY
Alphabet House Day Nursery, White Post (1 mile)
St. Michael’s C of E Primary School, Farnsfield
The Minster School, Southwell (catchment) (5 miles)
The Joseph Whitaker School, Rainworth (4 miles)
PUBS AND RESTAURANTS
SOUTHWELL – 4 miles
MANSFIELD – 9 miles
NOTTINGHAM – 14 miles
NEWARK ON TRENT – 14 miles
LINCOLN – 32 miles
SHEFFIELD – 36 miles