Selling or Buying in Conington?

If you are thinking of selling or buying a property and are looking for an estate agent in Conington, then please contact Hockeys on 01954 260940 to speak with one of our local village 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.


Conington is a small and quaint village located in South Cambridgeshire, north-west of Cambridge which is approximately 10 miles (16.09 kilometres) to the city centre.

The village has good access roads and is easily accessed by the A428, M11 and A14 with Huntingdon and St Neots train stations close by with mainlines into London.

Village Information

There are approximately only fifty properties in the village which range from period cottages to occasional modern homes to farms and Conington Hall, which dates back to the early 1700s and is set within 2.4 hectares.

The White Swan pub is a traditional country pub located in the centre of the village with a large beer garden and children's play area, and hold regular evening entertainment such as gin and quiz nights.  They describe their food menu as 'simple food, done well' and use local butchers and suppliers offering a varied menu that has something for everyone.


There are choice of highly rated primary schools in Fen Drayton, Elsworth and Swavesey which are all rated good by Ofsted. The secondary school catchment comes under Swavesey Village College which is rated outstanding by Ofsted.

There is a community shop in neighbouring Elsworth and two village stores, post office and café in Swavesey. Bar Hill and Cambourne both have large supermarkets and are within a ten minute drive of the village.

If you live in Conington 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 Conington

Updated 19th 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.