Getting here


Highgate House,

Tel: 01604 731731

By road


Highgate House is located in beautiful rolling countryside, less than one hour’s drive from the M25, Birmingham, Oxford and Cambridge. It is just 20 minutes from the M1, with easy access to the M6, the M40 and the A14.

From the north: M1 or M6 >

Take the A14 exit (Kettering), where the motorways joins.

Leave the A14 at Junction 1, signed for Leicester and the A5199.

Take the A5199 south, towards Northampton, for 5 miles, through Thornby to Creaton.

Highgate House is just off the A5199, on your left as you start to leave Creaton.

From the east

Take the A14 towards the M1.

Leave the A14 at Junction 1, signed for Leicester and the A5199, and then head south, following the directions given above.

From the south: M1

Leave the M1 at Junction 16 and follow the A45 towards Northampton. At the first roundabout (2 miles from the motorway) take the left turning towards New Duston. Follow this road (going straight on at the double roundabout) for about 1.75 miles until you reach a roundabout. Turn left on to the Harlestone Road. This will take you to another T where you again turn left. After 1mile, in Harlestone, take the right turn towards the Bramptons, with a sign saying Holdenby House Gardens. Continue for 2 miles, pass through Church Brampton and follow the one-way system round to the left. Turn left onto the A5199 and drive for 3 miles, passing through Spratton. As you come into Creaton, turn right into Grooms Lane, following signs to Highgate House reception and car park.

From the west

Take the A43 towards Northampton, Join the M1 Northbound at junction 15a and proceed about 2 miles to junction 16. Exit M1 at junction 16 and follow the instructions above: “From the south”

By rail

Long Buckby Station is the nearest station located just 7 miles from Highgate House. Trains take approx. 10 minutes from Northampton and run twice an hour. There is no taxi rank there so book a taxi in advance if using this station – google taxi services in Long Buckby.

London (Euston) to Northampton is approx. 60 minutes

Northampton Station is 20 minutes by taxi

Kettering Station is 25 minutes by taxi

Market Harborough Station is 25 minutes by taxi

Rugby Station is 25 minutes by taxi.

By air

40 minutes from Birmingham International Airport

90 minutes from Heathrow Airport

60 minutes from Luton Airport

50 minutes from East Midlands Airport