Hockerton is a small village set in unspoilt countryside some two miles or so to the north of Southwell, accessible to the main regional centres of Nottingham and Newark on Trent.
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.
In turn, the regional centres of Lincoln, Mansfield and Retford are accessible by road from the village.
Population – 150
Nearest Medical Centre – Southwell Medical Centre (2 miles)
Nearest Railway Station – Rolleston (6 miles) / Newark (7 miles)
Newark & Sherwood District Council
Castle House, Great North Road, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire NG24 1BY
Children’s House Nursery, Southwell (2 miles)
Lowes Wong Infant School, Southwell (3 miles)
The Minster School, Southwell (Catchment) (3 miles)
PUBS AND RESTAURANTS
The Spread Eagle
SOUTHWELL – 2.5 miles
NEWARK ON TRENT – 8 miles
MANSFIELD – 13 miles
NOTTINGHAM – 20 miles
RETFORD – 24 miles
LINCOLN – 25 miles