The local village of Old Buckenham is a delightful rural village with its own shopping facilities and a traditional 17th Century pub, The Gamekeeper. Claiming to have the largest village green and widest tower windmill in the country, Old Buckenham is also home to an impressive airfield, which is an ideal place to watch both modern and vintage aircraft.
Local towns and villages – Kenninghall 4 miles; Banham 4 miles; Attleborough 5 miles.
The surrounding villages of New Buckenham, Kenninghall and Banham offer good places to eat, while the zoo at Banham offers a great day out and also holds regular Sunday car boot sales.
The local town of Attleborough offers a wide variety of shops, whilst Wymondham and Diss, both only about 12 miles away, boast some impressive buildings plus galleries and antique shops.