Location & Directions
Burgate Farmhouse is situated about half a mile north of Fordingbridge town centre in Hampshire. It is just a 5 minute drive from the edge of the New Forest National Park & near the A338 Ringwood to Salisbury road, making it an ideal central location for touring the area. It is just 25 minutes away from the famous Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park.
Approaching from the M27 Exit the M27 at Junction 1, sign-posted New Forest/Lyndhurst/Cadnam. At roundabout, take 3rd exit (B3078) to Fordingbridge. Turn right at the mini-roundabout towards Salisbury. You will filter left onto the A338 at the northern end of Fordingbridge. On your left you will pass the Burgate School & the Fordingbridge Day Nursery (thatched property). SLOW DOWN at this point & immediately after the Nursery, turn left down the lane marked ‘Burgate Farm & Keepers Gate’. Then turn right immediately into our driveway.
Approaching from the North on A338 From Salisbury, take the A338 towards Ringwood for approximately 7 miles, passing through Downton & Breamore. Continue on this road to the hamlet of Burgate. After you see the 1st road sign for Burgate, drive on for approximately half a mile. Slow down when you see the 40 mph sign & indicate right. Burgate Farmhouse is on the right, immediately after the Fairgate Centre. Turn right into the lane marked ‘Burgate Farm & Keepers Gate’. Once in the lane, turn right immediately into our driveway. (NB if you go past the Fordingbridge Day Nursery on your right then you have missed the turn off).
Approaching from the South on A338 From Ringwood, take the A338 towards Salisbury for approximately 7 miles. Continue on this road & IGNORE the sign into Fordingbridge itself. Continue on the bypass for half a mile. You will pass the Fordingbridge Day Nursery (on the left). SLOW DOWN at this point & immediately after the Nursery, turn left down the lane marked ‘Burgate Farm & Keepers Gate’. Then turn right immediately into our driveway.
Travelling by public transport The nearest train station is Salisbury (approx. 7 miles to the north). The X3 bus service (half hourly) runs from the Bus Station in Salisbury and goes through Fordingbridge. It stops on the A338 near the Burgate School (approx. 30 yards from Burgate Farmhouse).
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