fordingbridge high street

Known as the northern gateway to The New Forest, Fordingbridge is a small riverside town built on the banks of the River Avon.

A key landmark of the town is the medieval bridge, upstream from the ford, with its seven graceful arches that span the river. A bronze statue of the painter and former resident Augustus John stands on the banks of the Avon near the bridge

The town has beautiful scenery, nature havens and cycleways. The Avon Valley Path, a 34 mile footpath passes through the town.

The Fordingbridge Museum, which houses local history exhibits, is located in King's Yard. There is also a Roman villa in the nearby village of Rockbourne.

Fordingbridge as a filming location

Please contact the Film:New Forest office for information or advice on any of these locations.

Example locations include:

fordingbridge high streetThe High Street

The high street offers a variety of shots from the various Georgian buildings and benefits from being in close walking proximity to Riverside Park.

Breamore House showing driveBreamore House

Breamore House is located on the outskirts of Fordingbridge. It is an Elizabethan manor house set in its own beautiful parkland. The Breamore Estate has many diverse and distinctive features which makes it an ideal location for filming and photography.

Caxton House FordingbridgeCaxton House

Caxton House is a Georgian period grade II listed apartment situated on the High Street. This characterful and quirky three bedroom Georgian apartment is set out over two floors with Victorian conservatory and is available as a filming location.

The Regal Cinema

Regal Cinema FordingbridgeThe Regal Cinema is a deluxe 30 seater cinema which opened in the Summer of 2017 and is managed by the Fordingbridge Regal Cinema Club (FRCC). The Art Deco building has been transformed into its former 1930’s glory.  In addition to the original foyer entrance there is a deluxe 30 seater auditorium and an elegant bar area.

Aerial 360 degree fully interactive panorama of Fordingbridge

The map takes two forms, once you click on the link below, you will be taken to an aerial map which you can zoom in and out of.

However, if you click the red circles located generally in the high street area you will be taken to a 360 degree panorama, and if you have a VR headset you can enter VR mode for a fully interactive experience.

The buttons on the bottom left and right of the map will help you navigate the different modes.

The images were taken between February and March 2022.

Map of Fordingbridge

Location accessibility (to major roads, motorways, rail links and airports)
  • 30 minutes from Junction 1 M27
  • Southampton airport 21 miles /Bournemouth airport 13 miles
  • Salisbury District Hospital 10 miles
  • Southampton General Hospital 20 miles
  • Nearest train station is Salisbury on the London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids line and Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central line
  • Ample parking
  • Room for coaches and lorries

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