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Antiques, vintage clothes, designer childrens’ wear and toys, decorative home wares, flowers and floral arrangements, frames, framing and jewellery plus hair and beauty!

Creake Abbey’s Courtyard is home to an array of locally owned shops and services. We are proud to offer truly independent shopping in the heart of north Norfolk. Our shop keepers pride themselves on their friendly, knowledgeable service and on offering something a little different, special and extraordinary, compared to a high street offering. 

The Courtyard is set in the grounds of the ancient ruins of Creake Abbey dating from the 13th century, including presbytery and north transept with chapel. The abbey site in a beautiful and tranquil valley set in 40 acres of meadow in the stunning north Norfolk countryside.



  • Children welcome


  • Facilities for educational visits

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted

Site Features

  • English Heritage Property
  • Regional Tourist Board Member


Creake AbbeyCreake Abbey, FakenhamRemains of an abbey church dating from 13th century, including presbytery and north transept with chapels. Cafe and shopping on site.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road:
From Norwich take the A1067 and then the B1355.

Public Transport Directions

By Public Transport: From Sheringham station it is 8.5 miles to Creake Abbey.

Creake Abbey - Shopping


North Creake, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 9LF

Tel: 01328 730399

Opening Times

* Abbey ruins open every day, free entry, free parking.
Café & Food Hall opening hours:
Open 5 days a week, Wednesday to Sunday, 9am – 4pm
Please check the website for more info.

Shops, services and gallery open 5 - 7 days a week. Check footer at for full information.

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