New homes in Longstanton

If you’d like to live in the East of England and close to Cambridge, but a little further out from the hustle and bustle, houses in Longstanton could be perfect for you. A lovely Cambridgeshire village which also offers good access for Peterborough and Bedford, Longstanton is only around six miles from the heart of Cambridge.

Whether you’re walking along the River Cam or around Fen Drayton Lakes, exploring Holt Island Nature Reserve or taking the dog to Hardwick Wood, you can also take advantage of Coton Countryside Reserve; all with our latest developments near Longstanton.

• East of England • Cambridge • Cambridgeshire • Peterborough • Bedford

Franklin Gardens
Franklin Gardens
Cambridge Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB24 9NX
  • £569,995 to £849,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • New contemporary 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes in Cambridge, with cycle routes to the centre in just ten minutes. Many homes will overlook green open space and be just moments away from the 15 acre central park.  Join this growing community with a purpose built local centre, providing convenience on your doorstep. Benefit from excellent commuter links with easy access to the A14 and M11.
Darwin Green
Darwin Green
Lawrence Weaver Road, Located Off Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3 0GX
  • £654,995 to £704,995
  • 4 bedroom
  • Located just 1.6 miles from the centre of Cambridge, you will benefit from modern amenities within walking distance including a central park which will feature 15 acres of open space along with sports pitches. Darwin Green offers you excellent road links, with both the A14 and M11 just minutes away and the ability to reach London Kings Cross from Cambridge by train in as little as 47 minutes.
Barratt Homes Romans' Edge
Barratt Homes Romans' Edge
Bearscroft Lane, Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire, PE29 2NF
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Nuffield Road, St Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 0AW
  • £219,000 to £477,000
  • 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Wintringham is a popular development ideally located for: walking, shopping, cycling, commuting and education. Benefit from over 9km of walking and cycling routes, plenty of green open space, two schools on the development and the St. Neots train station just a 7-minute walk away - reaching London in under 40 minutes. A short walk into the market town of St. Neots offers a wide range of amenities, from supermarkets, restaurants and independent shops. Commute to work? the A1, A14 & A428 are all easily accessible making Wintringham the ideal place to call home. Contact Steph on 01480 275781 or visit us today.
Whittlesey Lakeside
Whittlesey Lakeside
Eastrea Road, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire, PE7 2AR
  • £315,995 to £412,995
  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Sign up to hear about new releases and offers. New homes located on the edge of the popular market town of Whittlesey. With country parks and Fenland Aqua Park on your doorstep. Minutes from your home you can enjoy the independent eateries and pubs, a range of shops, a leisure centre and more. Excellent road links – with easy access to the A605, A1 and A47.
Barratt at Hampton Beach
Barratt at Hampton Beach
Waterhouse Way, Hampton, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 8SJ
  • £284,995 to £439,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • New homes curved around Teardrop Lake, surrounding green open space, footpaths, a cycleway and more. Located on the edge of the vibrant city of Peterborough, with a selection of shops and restaurants nearby. Excellent commuter links with the A1, A15 and A47 close by. Plus, direct trains to London.
Willow Grove
Willow Grove
Southern Cross, Wixams, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 6AW
  • £500,000 to £556,000
  • 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Become part of the popular community at our award-winning Development Willow Grove, Wixams near Bedford, offering, 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes. Willow Grove boasts schools within walking distance, play parks and country walks and is just a short distance from Bedford Town Centre, A great location for commuting by road and rail, with its own train station coming soon. Contact Lisa and Kelly on 01234 741513 or visit us today.
Great Dunmow Grange
Great Dunmow Grange
Blackwater Drive, Dunmow, Essex, CM6 4BR
  • £364,995 to £564,995
  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Barratt Homes are proud to present one of our most popular developments, in the heart of the picturesque market town of Great Dunmow. We have a fantastic range of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes available for you, whether you are beginning your house buying journey or taking the next step into a new home we will have something for you at Great Dunmow Grange.  
Bertone Gardens
Bertone Gardens
Hanwood Park - Warkton Lane Entrance, Sulgrave Street, Barton Seagrave, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 5GQ
  • £309,995 to £484,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Sign up to hear about new releases and offers. Discover Bertone Gardens at Hanwood Park. This new community will provide over 280 acres of green open space, play areas, a sports facilities, shops, and new schools. Benefit from great commuter links; the A14 & A6 are close by. Kettering train station is just 2.5 miles away, reach London in just an hour.

New Homes in Longstanton FAQs

  • On Cambridge's northwestern outskirts, Longstanton is a charming village with plenty going for it. New homes in this lively spot enjoy easy access to popular destinations, including Peterborough, NorthamptonIpswich and Norwich. They're also close to vast green spaces like Thetford Forest, the Suffolk Coast and the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

    Whether you’re relocating with your family or for work, Longstanton makes a brilliant place to call home. Learn about its amenities, education, transport links and nature spots below.
  • Longstanton's education system includes excellent primary, secondary and further education institutions. We’ve listed some of the best options below, according to Ofsted.

    Primary Secondary Further Education
    Bar Hill Community Primary School
    Northstowe Secondary College
    Cambridge Marketing College Limited
    The Pathfinder CofE Primary School
    Swavesey Village College
    New Meaning Foundation
    Willingham Primary School
    Gretton School
    Cambridge Regional College
    Hatton Park Primary School
    Impington Village College
    The Cambridge Partnership
    Oakington CofE Primary School
    Parkside Community College
    First Intuition Cambridge Limited

  • Our homes for sale in Longstanton are close to local amenities, including shops, schools, nurseries, parks and sports centres. These include the following:

    • Longstanton Post Office
    • Bar Hill Library
    • Swavesey Community Pavilion
    • Pioneer Park
    • Northstowe Western Park
    • Longstanton Recreation Ground
    • The Mall Shopping Centre
    • Cottenham United Sports & Social Club
    • Impington Sports Centre

  • Longstanton benefits from an excellent transport links network, whether you prefer travelling by car, train or bus. Find the best commuting options to travel in and around the area below.


    New homes in Longstanton sit off the A14, ideal for travelling west to Godmanchester and east to Bury St Edmunds. The A14 joins the M1 motorway at Junction 14, running south towards London.


    Longstanton’s nearest railway stations are Waterbeach and Cambridge North, served by Great Northern and Greater Anglia trains. Waterbeach train station is on the Fen Line and runs to London King's Cross and Ely. Cambridge North provides services to London Liverpool Street, Norwich and Stansted Airport.


    The Busway Longstanton Park & Ride opened in 2011 and provides hourly services to Cambridge, St Ives and Swavesey.


  • Enjoy picturesque landscapes on your doorstep when you buy your new home in Longstanton. Some of the best nature spots include the following:

    Fen Drayton Lakes. Once a flooded sand and gravel quarry, Fen Drayton Lakes is home to rich wildlife today, including otters, ducks, swans and geese.

    Hayley Wood Nature Reserve. This ancient woodland is a short drive from Longstanton and covers around 125 acres. It’s a flora and fauna treasure trove with breathtaking views of the Cambridgeshire countryside.

    Thetford Forest. This patchwork of pines, heathland and broadleaves provides the ideal setting for a fun-filled family day out. Explore over 4,000 acres of spectacular countryside and learn about the forest's history at Lynford Arboretum.

    Are you ready to buy your new home in Longstanton? Our developments, such as Franklin Gardens, are close to scenic country parks and local amenities, perfect places to settle down.

New home schemes & offers in Longstanton

Looking to relocate to Longstanton? With Barratt Homes, you’ll have access to unique schemes. Whether you’re a first-time buyer, want to sell your current home or are a key worker, we have an offer that suits you. 
Our low deposit schemes are designed to help you buy your dream home without worrying about the deposit. We can boost it up and support you along the way. And if you’re part of the armed forces, we offer a 5% deposit contribution to help you get on the ladder. 
Time for a change? Selling your home with our help to sell schemes is easy. You can forget about estate agent fees and enjoy your new home while we do the legwork. If you’re a key worker, you can benefit from our Key Worker Deposit Contribution scheme
Browse our wide range of new homes in Longstanton and take advantage of fantastic offers for a stress-free move, just like you deserve. Whether you’re looking for your first home or a new home for your growing family, our East of England property guide is here to help.