Selling or Buying in Knapwell?

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

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Knapwell is a hamlet lying about 10 miles (16.09 km) west of Cambridge situated between the A428 and A14 and 7.8 miles (12.55 kilometres) to St. Ives.

Village Information

Knapwell woods are well known locally for the wonderful display of bluebells in early spring and is home to lots of wildlife, a fantastic place for family adventures.

There is a collection of period homes which line the village, including Knapwell Wood Farm which is a luxury and unique Bed and Breakfast set in two acres. The nearest primary school is in the neighbouring village of Elsworth which is rated good by Ofsted. The secondary school for children living in Knapwell is Swavesey Village College, which is rated as outstanding.


There are many facilities in the local town of Cambourne, while Bar Hill provides a golf course, spa and pool, superstore and a precinct of shops, Swavesey services offer a petrol station, cash point and food hall with a children's play area.

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.