Situated on the edge of a traditional, rural Fenland hamlet, 5 miles from Wisbech, the capital of the Fens. 7 miles from March riverside market town, both with excelent parks and walks. With flat topography, steeped in history, the area offers the visitor an amazing diversity of interest.
History, horticulture,wildlife, waterways, shopping or leisure! We are just 2 miles to A47 and central for many market towns and attractions. Local eating houses and take aways. Bus stop 5 minutes walk with easy access to local market towns. Cinemas. Indoor play centre and indoor bowling 2 miles.
...To list but a few...
Peckover House, Elgoods Brewery & Gardens, Museums, Chestnut Centre, Craft Centre & Coffee shop, Day boat hire, Welney Wildfowl & Wetland Centre, Nene Valley Railway,Flag Fen bronze age settlement, Ferry Meadows water park, Horticulture and Garden Centres abound. Springfields Garden and shopping Centre. Abundance of local eating houses and market towns. Local butchery, bakery, fruit and veg outlets.
...Well within the scope of a day trip...
Historic Sandringham. Stamford with Burghley House and town buildings. Norfolk Lavender Centre. Caithness Crystal glassmaking & visitor centre. RSPB centres at Titchwell and Blakeney and Welney Wash wildfowl centre, seaside resorts of Cromer, Hunstanton, Sheringham and Wells-next-Sea.
Both eventful Cambridge and the Cathedral market town of Bury St. Edmunds with its lovely Abbey Garden, are possible within the hour. Ely Cathedral town and riverside cafes and antiques 40 minutes drive.
The Norfolk Coast, Sandringham, Holkham Hall, Gressenhall Museum of Rural Life and the Cathedral cities of Peterborough and Ely are within an easy drive.
...Shop till you drop at...
Queensgate at Peterborough or the bustling market town of Kings Lynn. Central for several Fenland market towns, local auctions and farmer's markets.
...And much, much more!!
...Sporting and Leisure Activities abound...
Four golf courses within 8 miles. Traditional angling area.Great choice of fishing situations for river or lakes.
Play2day Centre and Indoor Bowls 2 miles away. Ideal, easy cycling without a tiresome hill to be seen! Not to mention walking and cycling routes. Leisure centre and swimming at both Wisbech and March.
Local pub/restaurants, many varied eating houses within 2 to 4 miles. Village mini market and Post office, fish and chip shop at Wisbech St. Mary, 2 miles away. Smiths fruit and veg and Worzels farm shops at Wisbech
The Wisbech area is amply endowed with country pubs, restaurants and shops to satisfy all tastes. The Hudson Leisure Centre at Wisbech & George Campbell Leisure Centre at March caters for those of a more energetic nature, offering swimming, gym facilities, health and fitness training plus much more! walks by waterways and cycling routes.