Laxton is a thriving village set in unspoilt countryside to the north of the Minster town of Southwell protected by a Conservation Area designation accessible to the main regional centres of Lincoln, Newark on Trent, Nottingham and Sheffield.

Village amenities offer a village pub/restaurant, village hall and post office/small village store and close to hand are a useful range of amenities/professional services in the Minster town of Southwell which has a thriving leisure centre/swimming pool and the renowned Minster School.

Newark on Trent offers an extended range of amenities (including a Waitrose supermarket) and professional services grouped principally around the cobbled market square and from Newark there is a useful connection to the A1 national road network and a fast direct rail link into London Kings Cross in a scheduled journey time of 80/90 minutes – or thereabouts.

The main regional centres of Nottingham, Sheffield and Lincoln are readily accessible by road.

Population – 500
Nearest Medical Centre – Tuxford Medical Centre (4 miles)
Nearest Railway Station – Newark (11 miles)

Newark & Sherwood District Council
Castle House, Great North Road, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire NG24 1BY

Kneesall Pre-School (3 miles)
Kneesall C of E Primary School (3 miles)
Tuxford Academy (4 miles)
Meden School, Warsop (12 miles)

Dovecote Inn

SOUTHWELL – 11 miles
NEWARK ON TRENT – 12 miles
WORKSOP – 14 miles
MANSFIELD – 14 miles
LINCOLN – 20 miles
NOTTINGHAM – 24 miles