New homes in Longstanton

Live the life

Located in Cambridgeshire, surrounded by countryside yet within easy reach of towns and cities, the village of Longstanton is ideal if you’re looking for rural living within commuting distance of Cambridge. Whether you’re practicing your swing on the golf course, exploring historic sites or enjoying some retail therapy, there’s something for the whole family close to your new home in Longstanton.

Things to see and do

Although Longstanton is a small village, there are still a number of sights to explore including two churches, tennis courts, a traditional pub and a small number of shops. If you want the hustle and bustle of the city, Cambridge is only a short drive away, where you’ll find the Grand Arcade and the Grafton Centre.

If you like to uncover history, there are lots of museums to explore close to Longstanton including Fitzwilliam Museum, the Museum of Cambridge, Fitzwilliam Museum and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences. Historic buildings in Cambridge include the world-famous University of Cambridge’s many colleges.

For families moving to the area, there are lots of great kid-friendly attractions nearby including The Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey, Houghton Mill and Wandlebury Country Park. If you like to take on fitness challenges, the village hosts the Pathfinder March each year.

Education

If you’re moving to Longstanton with school-age children, it’s good to know there are a number of ‘outstanding’ schools nearby including Holywell CofE Primary School, Swavesey Primary School, Histon and Impington Junior School and Swavesey Village College.

For higher education, the University of Cambridge and Anglia Ruskin University are both within driving distance of the village.

Getting to Longstanton

Whether you’re commuting for work or travelling to see family and friends, it’s good to know that Longstanton is well-connected by road. If you want to use public transport, the Cambridgeshire Guided Busway links the village with St Ives, Cambridge and beyond.

If you’re driving to Longstanton from Cambridge, the journey takes around 20 minutes by car via the A14. The drive from Bury St Edmunds takes 40 minutes, while the journey from Kettering takes around 45 minutes. For journeys into London, the drive takes one hour 20 minutes, while the train from Cambridge takes around 55 minutes to get to Kings Cross. 

When you want to go on a well-earned holiday, it takes just 25 minutes to get to Cambridge International Airport by car, while London Stansted is only 35 minute drive away. 

 

    Northstowe, Cambridgeshire

    Northstowe, Cambridgeshire

    Pedersen Way, Cambridge, CB24 1BJ

    • 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
    • £234,995 to £579,995
    Darwin Green

    Darwin Green

    Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CAMBRIDGE, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, CB3 0LE

    • 1 and 2 bedroom homes
    • £310,995 to £444,995
    The Spires

    The Spires

    Knights Way, St Ives, ST IVES, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, PE27 6TB

    • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
    • £305,995 to £579,995
    Trumpington Meadows

    Trumpington Meadows

    Hauxton Road, Trumpington, CAMBRIDGE, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, CB2 9FT

    • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
    • £449,995 to £789,995
    Barratt Homes at  Romans' Edge

    Barratt Homes at Romans' Edge

    Bearscroft Lane, Godmanchester, HUNTINGDON, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, PE29 2LQ

    • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
    • £292,995 to £510,995
    Romans' Edge

    Romans' Edge

    Bearscroft Lane, Godmanchester, HUNTINGDON, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, PE29 2LQ

    • 4 bedroom homes
    • £329,995 to £469,995
    Hunter's Chase

    Hunter's Chase

    Elms Road, Red Lodge, BURY ST EDMUNDS, SUFFOLK, IP28 8TD

    • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
    • £299,995 to £409,995
    Hampton Water

    Hampton Water

    London Road, Hampton Vale, PETERBOROUGH, CITY OF PETERBOROUGH, PE7 8LL

    • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
    • £170,500 to £307,995
    Great Denham Park

    Great Denham Park

    Greenkeepers Road, Biddenham, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK40 4FS

    • 1, 2 and 4 bedroom homes
    • £199,995 to £381,495
    Willow Grove

    Willow Grove

    Southern Cross, Wixams, Wilstead, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK42 6AW

    • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
    • £234,495 to £381,995
    Charter's Gate

    Charter's Gate

    Huntingdon Road, Thrapston, KETTERING, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN14 4NG

    • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
    • £221,495 to £417,995
    Orchid Fields

    Orchid Fields

    Greenkeepers Road, Biddenham, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK40 4GR

    Marston Park

    Marston Park

    Gold Furlong, Marston Moretaine, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK43 0EG

    Marston Fields

    Marston Fields

    Torry Orchard, Bedford, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK43 2AD

    • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
    • £295,000 to £500,000
    Ladywell Park

    Ladywell Park

    Eastfield Road, Wellingborough, WELLINGBOROUGH, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN8 1PT