Thorpe Market Village

Photograph: The Green, Thorpe MarketThe Green, Thorpe Market

Nursery Farm stands on the edge of Thorpe Market, a pleasant North Norfolk village, which has a number of pretty cottages surrounding the green. These include the historic Green Farm with its Tudor chimney stacks, now run as a restaurant and hotel with a bar open to non-residents.

Shops, pubs & restaurants

Within two miles there is an excellent farm shop, which includes own-grown vegetables and fruit, a delicatessen, butchers and restaurant. Two traditional pubs serving excellent food can be found nearby. The Vernon Arms at Southrepps is 1.5 miles distant, and the Gunton Arms is just 1 mile away. At Roughton village (2 miles) there is a general store, post office and petrol station, pub serving food and an excellent fish and chip shop. For more extensive shopping, Cromer and North Walsham, both 5 miles away, have a number of supermarkets, pubs and restaurants including ethnic food.

Transport

Buses
There is a bus stop in the village just 500m walk away with direct services to Cromer and North Walsham, with connections to Norwich and Great Yarmouth.
Trains
Gunton railway station is one mile away, providing a regular service to Norwich, with ongoing connections to London, Cambridge and Ipswich.

The service also runs to Cromer and Sheringham, where connections can be made to the North Norfolk Railway that runs steam trains into Holt. On the Norwich line, connections can be made at Wroxham to the Bure Valley Narrow Gauge Railway that runs between Wroxham and Aylsham.
Airports
Norwich International Airport is 12 miles away and Stanstead Airport approximately 70 miles.