Selling or Buying in Girton

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Girton is a popular village about 2 miles (3.22 kilometres) to the north-west of Cambridge just off the A14.

Village Information

The village is home to Girton College, one of the 31 constituent colleges of the University of Cambridge and was the first women's college in Cambridge.

There is an 18 hole golf course with store on the edge of the village which is one of Cambridgeshire's best golf clubs with around 270 members that field ladies, men, junior and mixed teams against other clubs as well as having internal competitions.

Girton has a primary school and an independent special school which caters for primary, secondary and further education. Secondary schooling is provided by Impington Village College rated Good by Ofsted.


Local amenities include a care home, home audio shop, a clothing shop, a co-op, a doctor's surgery, a florist, a motorbike dealership, a farm shop, petrol station, and a language school, The Cambridge Academy of English.

The Old Crown pub claims to be the largest thatched pub in the country and has three dining areas, a rear decking area and a garden overlooking the countryside.  There is also The George pub which has a Thai restaurant and takeaway.


Updated 16th April 2020.

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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.