Situated in Derbyshire but on the borders of Leicestershire and Staffordshire, the thriving town of Swadlincote gives residents fantastic amenities and plenty to do. Here, you can explore the best of the local high street whilst enjoying a bite to eat in one of the many eateries and cafes.
Swadlincote also has a great range of supermarkets, including Lidl, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons, as well as two parks within walking distance of the town centre.
Living at Cadley Village gives you the ideal base to explore the best of what the region has to offer. For a fun day out for all the family, head to the National Forest Adventure Farm and try out all the indoor and outdoor activities – just be sure not to get lost in the maize maze!
For a taste of the local history and heritage, Ashby de la Zouch Castle is a 15th-century castle complete with a tower and underground passages. A little further afield is Calke Abbey, an unrestored National Trust property and walled gardens – the perfect place for a leisurely afternoon stroll.
There is an excellent selection of schools near Cadley Village, including St Edward’s Catholic Primary School, Springfield Junior School and The Pingle Academy. For younger children, Elmsleigh Infant and Junior School is nearby.
Cadley Village is ideal for commuting, with the A511 connecting to Burton-on-Trent to the north and Leicester to the south. The A38 is also close-by, offering easy access to the centre of Derby, whilst the A42 takes you to neighbouring Nottingham.
For those needing to make travel connection by rail, Burton-on-Trent train station is a short journey away from Cadley Village.