- Area name
- Overstone Lodge
- East Northampton NN6
- Distance from town centre:
By bus - 29 minutes By car - 16 minutes
By bike - 31 minutes
- Blackthorn Primary School
- Rectory Farm Primary School
- Woodvale Primary Academy
- Greenfields School and Sports College (special - secondary)
- Billing Brook Special School (special - all through)
- Northampton Academy (secondary)
- Weston Favell Academy (secondary)
- Children's centres
Blackthorn Children’s Centre provides support, activities, health and education services to children up to 5 years and their families.
- Health & medical
The closest Doctors Surgeries are Rillwood Medical Centre and Woodview Medical Centre.
Click here for more information on healthcare in the area.
Find the opening hours, contact details and facilities at Brixworth Library
Within nearby Blackthorn there is a mini-market with a cash machine, Post Office, a chemist and a community centre. Blackthorn Good Neighbours Community Centre houses the Children’s Centre as well as running Youth Groups . Overstone Lodge is within close travelling distance to Weston Favell Shopping Centre, which has a supermarket, banks, opticians and a wide range of shops.
- Parks and open spaces
Open spaces include nearby Blackthorn Park (with Basketball Court and play area) and Lings Wood, a local nature reserve covering 22 hectares.
- Places of worship
Places of worship for a wide range of faiths are easily reached via transport links.