The Orchard Pre-Prep And Nursery

Nursery Unit of an Independent School. Set in beautiful grounds alongside the preparatory school, our Nursery provides a colourful and secure environment in which children flourish away from home. We work closely with parents to encourage family values, good manners and respect for others.


01258 452065
Fax: 01258 450744


Venue address
Knighton House School
Blandford Forum
DT11 0PY
North Dorset


Opening times
Mon: 07:45-17:25
Tue: 07:45-17:25
Wed: 07:45-17:25
Thu: 07:45-17:25
Fri: 07:45-17:25

Service Details

Vacancy information

Ring for vacancy information.

Additional Information

Early Years funding entitlement can be used at any time during opening hours. See the website for further details or ring us on 01258 452065 for admission information. Provision has an inclusion / equal opportunities policy.

Related Links
View the independent school inspection report for Knighton House School
Age Range
3 years 0 months to 5 years 0 months

Early Education

Free early education places
15 Hours For 2 year olds
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15 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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30 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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Wheelchair accessible
Ramp available
Parking availability information
On site parking, drop off facilities.
Toilet facility information
Ground floor toilet.
Other Facilities
Support of the learning support unit of the prep-school.
Record Last Updated
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Address: Knighton House School  Durweston  Blandford Forum  Dorset