The Flowerpot

Most of our courses are taught in our shop, facilities include:

The Flowerpot is in Hatfield Heath, near Bishop's Stortford (approx. 5 miles). It is located on The Heath, just off the main road (A1060), ground floor of the pink building to the left of The Village Tearoom.

The Flowerpot,
The Heath,
Hatfield Heath,
Nr Bishop's Stortford,
CM22 7EB

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Parking along the front of the shops is restricted to 1 hour (no return within 2 hours), 8am to 5pm, 7 days a week. For long stay parking, please use the Village Car Park (approx. 200 yards east from The Flowerpot). The entrance is located between the Countrywear Shop (Field Stream and Covert) and the Day Nursery and there are 28 spaces. In good weather, you could also park on the Church South Car Park, entrance via Church Lane on the Sheering Road (B183) and walk across The Heath.

Customers who bring their own machine to courses are welcome to stop outside our shop to unload before parking, as the car parks seem a long way with a heavy machine.

If you are travelling via train, the closest train stations are Stansted Airport or Bishop's Stortford. The train service is run by Greater Anglia - Timetables.

The village east bus stop is located outside The Flowerpot and the west bus stop is opposite The White Horse pub (approx. 100 yards east from The Flowerpot).

Bishop's Stortford to Saffron Walden route 5, stops approx. every hour - Stephensons of Essex (PDF). If you are travelling from Bishop's Stortford you will alight at the bus stop outside The Flowerpot and if you are travelling from Stansted Airport, you alight at the bus stop opposite The White Horse pub.

Great Hallingbury Village Hall

Occassionally used for courses, when teaching more than 5 students.

Great Hallingbury Village Hall, near Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire is located on the main road (Church Road) through the village. Church Road connects to A1060 (Latchmore Bank), approximately 1.2 miles to the hall and B1256 (Dunmow Road) opposite the Esso petrol station, approximately 1.7miles to the hall. After 1.2miles there is a sharp right hand bend.

There is parking for approximately six cars in front of the hall, alternatively there is a large car park to left hand side.

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