This small development has 17 one bed bungalows set in a quiet cul de sac. Within walking distance is a farm shop, butchers, pharmacy and takeaway. Local buses run to the nearby towns of Wymondham and Norwich for a larger range of shops and amenities.
You won’t have to worry about buildings and grounds maintenance or repairs as an on-site manager looks after these points, as well as helping you to access further help and support if you need it.
Hethersett is a large village in Norfolk, about 6 miles south-west of Norwich. This is a friendly and welcoming community. Events are organised in the village hall and church hall which include ‘over 55s’, book club, craft/knitting classes and mat bowls. Hethersett was named Eastern Daily Press Pride in Norfolk Community of the Year for 2012 for villages and towns with populations over 5,000. The judges praised the village for its outstanding community spirit and can do attitude.
Leisure and clubs
A Hethersett and The Meltons Sports Association was set up in 2011 to oversee sport, fitness and well-being in the villages of Hethersett, Little Melton and Great Melton. It meets quarterly and brings together sports clubs and individuals with the common goal of improving facilities, improving fitness and well-being and uniting all those with an interest in sport and recreation. Sports clubs include badminton, social running, cricket, cycle speedway and football. In addition Hethersett organises a Sport in the Park Event which gives local people the chance to try up to 30 different sports free of charge.
Location and transport links
Situated off the B1172,the town is connected on the A11 to Norwich and Thetford. Bus services operate to Norwich, Thetford, Dereham and Diss. The closest railway station is Wymondham Abbey railway station running services to Norwich and Cambridge.
Distance to GP: 0.5 miles
Distance to shop: 0.5 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.05 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.5 miles