A fantastic location between the city and the water
Prince’s Park is situated in New Rackheath, less than 5 miles from the bustling and historic centre of Norwich. Living at Prince’s Park you’ll benefit from essential amenities and schools within walking distance, while the numerous shops, restaurants and attractions of Norwich are just a 10-minute drive away. From browsing independent retailers in The Lanes, to sampling the vast and vibrant outdoor market, to exploring the magnificent castle, there’s so much to do in the city.
4.7 miles away lies the popular town of Wroxham. Known as the capital of the Norfolk Broads, Wroxham is home to an abundance of waterside shops, pubs and restaurants. Visitors can also enjoy the riverside park, model museum, steam railway, craft centre, and of course the scenic waterways which you can explore by hire boat – all less than 10 minutes from our development.
Add this to the superb transport links and proximity to the stunning Norfolk Broads and coastline, and Charles Church Prince’s Park really does have something for everyone.
You’ll find a convenience store, pharmacy and post office a short walk from the development, while there’s a Lidl and Tesco Extra 3 miles away. For a wide range of shops, amenities and food outlets, make the quick journey into Norwich to enjoy a huge selection of high street shops, independent stores and mouth-watering eateries. Shopping centres such as Chantry Place are filled with popular brands, or you could shop local at Norwich Market – one of the oldest and largest open-air markets in the country.
There are several schools and family-friendly facilities within easy reach of Prince’s Park. Rackheath Primary School is a short walk from the development, while Thorpe St Andrew School and Sixth Form are an 8-minute drive away, and for further education there are several colleges in Norwich, along with the University of East Anglia.
Living at Prince’s Park you’ll have plenty of opportunities to enjoy the outdoors – whether that’s the local playground or the picturesque marshes. Bure Marshes National Nature Reserve and Mid-Yare National Nature Reserve are both nearby, providing miles of beautiful scenery and waterways which lead to the stunning Norfolk Broads. Beyond, a half-hour drive from the development, is the popular seaside resort of Great Yarmouth, or you could head north or south along the coastline to enjoy the beautiful beaches and seascapes.
Being positioned so close to Norwich city centre, Prince’s Park is a great choice for commuters or anyone simply wanting to spend time in the city. The nearest train station is Salhouse station, just 1.6 miles away, which runs regular 13-minute services into Norwich and 30-minute services to Hoveton & Wroxham. And travel abroad couldn’t be easier, as it’s just 7.6 miles (15-minute drive) to Norwich International Airport.
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