Oxton is a highly regarded village to the north east of Nottingham protected by a Conservation Area designation and having the essential ingredients of traditional village life - a thriving Post Office and village grocery store, a village hall, Salterford House School (private), two village inns and an active church community.
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 is accessed across country through Redhill and along the A60 Mansfield Road into the City centre with the City Hospital and the Queens Medical accessible from the Nottingham Outer Ring Road.
Population – 550
Nearest Medical Centre – The Calverton Practice (2.5 miles)
Nearest Railway Station – Lowdham (5 miles)
Newark & Sherwood District Council
Castle House, Great North Road, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire NG24 1BY
Manor Park Infant School, Calverton (2 miles)
St John Sherbrooke Junior School, Calverton (2 miles)
Colonel Frank Seely School, Calverton (2 miles)
PUBS AND RESTAURANTS
Ye Olde Bridge Inn
The Old Green Dragon
SOUTHWELL – 5 miles
BINGHAM – 10 miles
NOTTINGHAM – 10 miles
MANSFIELD – 12 miles
NEWARK ON TRENT – 19 miles
GRANTHAM – 25 miles