Local Area

Set in the beautiful countryside of Northamptonshire near Earl’s Barton, Castle Ashby House and the River Nene, Castle Ashby Park provides the perfect base for a full yet relaxed lifestyle.

The village of Earls Barton is just a stones throw away and is notable for its Anglo-Saxon church and shoe-making heritage. The village has all the local amenities you could want, including shops, pubs, a post office and a library, as well as a medical centre, and a dentists’ surgery. The village also has an active social calendar with various societies and voluntary organisations providing for a range of hobbies and interests.

Castle Ashby Park is also perfectly located for days out; you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to things to do! Right on your doorstep you’ll find a leisure marina with café, dog friendly walks and if you’re into bird watching, cycling, kayaking, canoeing, fishing or even flying, you won’t be disappointed.

Just a short drive away, golfing enthusiasts are provided for and if you’re feeling adventurous, you could give water skiing, wake boarding or horse riding a go. For those drawn to soaking up a bit of local culture there’s also plenty to see such as Castle Ashby Gardens where the park takes its name from.