High House Nursery, Takeley, Bishop’s Stortford

High house nursery fosters a joyful and secure learning environment where children aged 0-5 can thrive. Through play exploration and nurturing care, we can spark curiosity ignite a love for learning and prepare each child for a bright future.

At High house nursery, we believe young minds flourish through play!

We offer enriching activities beyond playtime to spark curiosity and nurture growing minds.

We regularly offer opportunities for learning outdoors – giving children the freedom to explore and be physically active.

Our menus are designed by the nursery chef and a paediatric dietician to meet the needs of each age group.

Who We Are

Looking for exceptional childcare for your little one?

High house nursery offers year round care for children aged 0 to 5 in our nurturing environment with spacious grounds.

We are open full-time from 8am–6pm caring for children from three months to five years.

calm, caring, safe and stimulating environment

Our philosophy is that every child we care for deserves a calm, caring, safe and stimulating environment in which to learn. Taking care of our staff’s wellbeing is of prime importance to us and we are proud to have been voted the 14th best place to work in the whole of the UK. We adhere to our registration on the Ofsted Early Years Register. This monitors the overall quality standards of the early year’s provision in line with the principles and requirements of the ‘Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage’.


Hear what our parents are saying about our nursery

The nursery and its facilities are very impressive. Our daughter loves all of the fun activities you provide. We couldn’t ask for more in a nursery.

When we look at how much our daughter has grown in your care we couldn’t be happier. It is amazing to watch her flourish and grow thanks to the contribution of your staff with their unrelenting patience and compassion.

My son has received so much wonderful care from the team. He has grown and learnt so much from the nursery. He has come home every day with endless stories of fun. We will always remember his time at High House as a happy one.