Gonalston is a small highly regarded village in which there has been virtually no recent residential development, set in unspoilt Trent Valley countryside between the city of Nottingham and the Minster town of Southwell.
Close to hand is Gonalston Farm shop, offering a wide selection of quality produce, much of which is sourced locally. The farm shop was awarded Small Business of the Year 2006.
The neighbouring larger village of Lowdham offers a useful range of thriving day to day amenities and in the surrounding area there is state and private education facilities of a high standard.
Southwell offers an extensive range of amenities and professional services in an historic Minster town environment, with schooling of a renowned standard across the ages and, from nearby Lowdham station, there is a direct rail link into Nottingham centre.
Population – approx. 100
Nearest Medical Centre – Lowdham Medical Centre (1 mile)
Nearest Railway Station – Lowdham (1 mile)
Newark and Sherwood District Council
Kelham Hall, Kelham, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire NG23 5QX
Daisies Day Nursery, Lowdham (1 mile)
Lowdham Pre-School (1 mile)
Gunthorpe Primary School (3 miles)
Bleasby C of E Primary School (4 miles)
Carlton le Willows Academy, Gedling (5 miles)
Toot Hill School, Bingham (6 miles)
PUBS AND RESTAURANTS
Magna Charta, Lowdham (1 mile)
The Springfield Inn, Lowdham (3 miles)
LOWDHAM – 1 mile
SOUTHWELL – 6 miles
NOTTINGHAM – 11 miles
NEWARK ON TRENT – 15 miles
MANSFIELD – 16 miles
GRANTHAM – 21 miles