Thurgarton is a highly regarded village set in the Trent Valley midway between Southwell and Lowdham and between the main regional centres of Nottingham and Newark on Trent.
Thurgarton offers many of the essentials of ‘village life’ – a village inn, a cricket pitch within the grounds of Thurgarton Priory, St Peters Church and excellent local walks. There is a direct road-rail access along the Trent Valley into Nottingham centre and bus collection points for the Nottingham High Schools.
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 village is served by highly regarded junior schooling in the neighbouring village of Bleasby.
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.
Population – 440
Nearest Medical Centre – Southwell Medical Centre (5 miles)
Nearest Railway Station – Thurgarton (1 mile)
Newark & Sherwood District Council
Castle House, Great North Road, Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire NG24 1BY
Lowdham Pre-School (4 miles)
Bleasby C of E Primary School (2 miles)
The Minster School, Southwell (Catchment) (3 miles)
PUBS AND RESTAURANTS
The Red Lion
The Waggon & Horses, Bleasby (2 miles)
SOUTHWELL – 4 miles
NOTTINGHAM – 13 miles
MANSFIELD – 19 miles
NEWARK – 17 miles
GRANTHAM – 23 miles