Spotlight on Mansfield

News at Newton Fallowell | 19/01/2017


Mansfield is a large market town, situated in the heart of the midlands whilst being surrounded by a number of villages. It is also enclosed by an abundance of countryside and the well-known Sherwood Forest. Although surrounded by these areas it still manages maintain a bustling nightlife which creates the feel of a ‘small city’. There are a number of bars, restaurants and shopping outlets making it an ideal place to spend a Saturday evening with friends and family.

Mansfield has great road networks with fast connections to both the North and South via the M1 motorway and the A1. It is situated just 18 miles from the A1 where it connects with the nearby town of Newark-on-Trent. Mansfield is also served by two train stations and has excellent rail links to nearby locations such as Nottingham.

Many of the schools in Mansfield have seen recent improvements in rankings which is an attraction for families. Another lure is the many parks and green spaces, some of which provide a bowls green, tennis courts, a basketball court and a children's play area.

No matter what sport takes your fancy it’s sure to say that Mansfield will have it covered. With local teams covering football, rugby, basketball and more Mansfield has become a great hub for all things sport. Swimming has also seen a surge in popularity thanks to Mansfield local, and decorated Olympian, Rebecca Adlington and is now served by a number of pools and leisure centres.

With prices well below the UK national average house price, many people locate to the area as it offers great value and ideal connections to nearby town/cities, making it a perfect location for first time buyers and investors alike.  

The Mansfield branch currently has many properties available ranging from large five bedroom family homes to smaller two bed terraces perfect for the first time buyer. If you would like any more information regarding Mansfield don’t hesitate to contact our branch on 01623 859653 or email mansfield@newtonfallowell.co.uk.