Selling or Buying in Fowlmere

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Fowlmere is a village lying approximately 10 miles (16.09 kilometres) south of Cambridge and 6 miles (9.66 kilometres) north-east of Royston. 

Village Information

Fowlmere is a popular village for commuters with easy access to both the A10 and the A505, and with the M11 just 5 miles (8.05 kilometres) away and the Foxton railway station just 3 miles (4.83 kilometres) away.

On the edge of the village is the Fowlmere Nature Reserve a well-loved wildlife oasis set within farmland owned by the RSBP.  This 40 hectare reserve features a 3 km nature trail that is partly wheelchair accessible.

Fowlmere Village Hall hosts a range of entertainment and events including a monthly farmers market and the village has an ancient landmark called the ‘Round Moat’, which is the remains of an early Saxon settlement dating from around the ninth century.

Fowlmere Primary School is rated good by Ofsted with secondary schooling provided by Melbourn Village College just over 2 miles (3.22 kilometres) away, also rated good.


Local facilities include The Chequers public house which serves local real ales, seasonal food within a 16th Century coaching Inn and an Indian restaurant and take away.

If you live in Fowlmere 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 Fowlmere

Updated 16th 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.