Selling or Buying in Arbury?

If you are thinking of selling or buying a property and are looking for an estate agent in Arbury, then please contact Hockeys on 01223 356054 to speak with one of our specialists.

Alternatively, click here if you wish to search online for any available properties in the village or here if you are thinking of selling and would like to arrange a face-to-face free, no obligation, valuation. Just curious? Then click here for an instant valuation of your home.


Arbury is a district and electoral ward of the city located to the North of Cambridge. Arbury is served by the Citi One bus, which runs every 10 minutes to Cambridge and beyond. You can also pick up the guided bus from nearby Orchard Park or Histon Road with Cambridge North station giving rail access into Cambridge and London.

Area Information

The ward extends from the top of St. Albans Road all the way down to Chesterton Road where you can cross the river cam onto Jesus Green. With the ward are several open spaces and play areas including St. Albans recreation ground and play areas at Bateson Road, Arbury Court, Humphries Road and Alexandra Gardens which is a fenced-in play area with a playhouse, swings and springers for younger children, and a climbing net for older children. There is also a sheltered bowling green and pavilion.

Nursery Schools include the Sunflower Nursery, Arbury Preschool and St Luke’s Preschool with primary schooling at Arbury Primary School and St Luke’s School. The closest Secondary schools are North Cambridge Academy and the highly regarded Chesterton Community College.


Arbury Court has an array of independent businesses including a post office, library and supermarket with the Carlton Arms public house located on Carlton Way; there is also a small parade of shops located on Campkin Road. There are a number of supermarkets located in the ward with various mini markets scattered around also.

Secondary schools in the area are North Cambridge Academy and the highly regarded Chesterton Community College.

If you live in Arbury and feel there is anything to add or correct in our village guide, then please do let us know as we aim to keep it as useful as possible for home buyers moving into this area.

Map of local facilities in Arbury

Updated 18th April 2020.

Please note that Cambridge has a fine selection of independent and special schools, which have not been included. The information regarding schools, doctors and dentists contained in this infographic is based on information supplied by the GOV.UK website. You must seek clarification from the school itself to ensure that the area above is within the correct school catchment. Train line distances are straight line measurements.

If you live locally and feel there is any incorrect or missing information in these village guides, then please do contact us as our aim is to keep them as up to date as possible to assist buyers moving into the area.