East Leake, Nottinghamshire

The large village of East Leake is the ideal location for those seeking a country home lifestyle with easy access to the nearby University cities of Nottingham, Derby, Loughborough and Leicester.

With an agricultural history, East Leake has noticeably grown in the past four decades to become a modern, active place, with a well-maintained and deep-rooted sense of community and identity.

The village offers a fantastic range of amenities, education and healthcare facilities. Excellent commuter links are accessible via the A60, the M1 and the two nearby railway stations of Barrow Upon Soar and Shelby. East Midlands Airport is within easy travelling distance, allowing for convenient access to international travel.

Amenities

East Leake hosts a good variety of bistros, restaurants, cafes and pubs, providing a great social atmosphere during evenings and weekends. For movie fans, Reel Cinemas is located just 5 miles away in Loughborough centre.

There are several shops situated around the village including a Co-Operative, The Greengrocer selling fresh and local organic produce, a pharmacy and a gift shop. An ASDA supermarket is located just 6.8 miles away in the neighboring village of Shepshed.

Of particular note are the village’s excellent healthcare facilities, including a health center, two GM practices, an optician and a physiotherapy clinic.

For those with an active lifestyle, aside from the surrounding country walks, there is the local Leisure Centre, comprising a 25m swimming pool, toddler pool, fitness gym, dance studio, sports hall and external floodlit courts and sports fields. Alternatively, the well established Rushcliffe golf club can be found just 1 mile away from the village centre on Gotham Road.

Schools

The village has two infant/primary schools, Lantern Lane Primary School and Brookside Primary School. Humphrey Perkins High School, Shepshed High School and Rawlines Community College are equally distanced around 8 miles from the village. The East Leake Academy for 11-18 year olds is just a 6 minute walk from Kingston Meadows, on the same complex as Lantern Lane Primary School.

 

Our developments

St Mary’s Church, East Leake
The Rushcliffe Golf Club
A great social atmosphere