The Local Area

The area around Oxnead offers a huge variety of things to do. Discover historic houses and gardens, walk on the beach or in the countryside, find local pubs and restaurants or places to enjoy a variety of sports.



Norwich is a wonderful fusion of the modern and the historic. It is at the same time the most complete Medieval city in the UK, but is also a vibrant and bustling city with shopping centres, restaurants, bars and cafes, museums, theatres, art galleries and a lively nightlife.

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Just 13 miles north of Oxnead, Cromer is a traditional seaside town famous for its pier and Cromer crab.

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Sherringham lies just 17 miles north of Oxnead and is a traditional seaside town with an award winning beach, coastal and country walks and the heritage steam railway.

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Holt is a beautiful historic Georgian market town surrounded by parks and close to the coast.

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Aylsham is an historic market town on the River Bure just 3 miles from Oxnead. It is one of only 5 cittaslows remaining in the UK.

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