Far Cotton and Delapre

Record details

Area name
Far Cotton and Delapre
South Northampton NN4
Distance from town centre:

1.9 miles
By bus - 10 minutes  By car - 7 minutes
By bike - 11 minutes

Bus service timetables

  • Gloucester Road Nursery
  • Abbey Primary School
  • Queen Eleanor Primary School
  • Delapre Primary School
  • Abbeyfield School

More on schools in this area

Children's centres

Gloucester Nursery School’s Children’s Centre provides support, activities, health and education services to children up to 5 years and their families. 

Health & medical

Delapre Medical Centre is situated in Delapre and Penvale Park Medical Centre is in nearby East Hunsbury.
Click here for more information on healthcare in the area.



Find the opening hours, contact details and facilities at Hunsbury Library


Delapre is the location for the nationally significant heritage site, Delapre Abbey, with extensive and well-maintained grounds and gardens for the public’s enjoyment. Within the area there is a Supermarket, a pharmacy, small shops, food outlets and Post Offices.

Parks and open spaces

Open spaces include the Delapre Park Estate and Far Cotton Recreation ground.  

Places of worship

Places of worship for a wide range of faiths are easily reached via transport links.