Directions from M1 Junction 27

(whether coming from the North or South)


Exit from Junction 27 on the M1. Turn on to the A608 sign posted Heanor. Turn left at the T junction on to the B600 towards Nottingham.

After about a mile you go round some bends and pass a reservoir, turn sharp left where you see the sign “Moorgreen Reservoir carp fishery” here there is a small triangle with a post box.

a)    Then turn immediately left into the woods with the small Lodge house on the right and Beauvale House sign on the left.

Continue up the track keeping to the right when you come to a junction, going through the open gate. When confronted by the iron gates and the big house at the top of the drive turn immediately to the left and continue up to the parking area. Please park in the bay with The Secret Sanctuary sign on the fence and the droped down red bollard. You have now reached your destination. The entrance to the Secret Sanctuary is through the double red gates and is the gothic door on the right. If you get lost, phone the  contact number  that you will be sent , in confirmation details once booked


Our postcode is NG16 3QY but this has tended to be unreliable directing most people to New Road, so for SAT NAV please try post code NG16 3QZ which is the road to High Park Cottages and more reliable since this road is digitised and gets you to turn off the B600 where you will turn immediately left into the woodland drive, and follow the directions from a).

Photos show junction from B600 to turn off by moorgreen Resevoir Carp Fishery in to the Wooids