Posted on Thursday, April 1, 2021


Hockeys Estate Agents in Barrow

Selling or Buying in Barrow?

If you are thinking of selling or buying a property and are looking for an estate agent in Barrow, then please contact Hockeys on 01223 356054 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.


Barrow is a picturesque village located between the market town of Bury St Edmunds (6 miles) and the historic horse racing town of Newmarket (9 miles). The university city of Cambridge is approximately 25 miles.

For commuters there is a branch line connection from Newmarket to Cambridge and Ipswich. Cambridge and Whittlesford Parkway offer direct rail lines into London, with Cambridge North Station and the fastest trains taking under one hour. Stansted International Airport is approximately 45 minutes away.  

Village Information

The popular village of Barrow has 2 public houses, The Three Horse Shoes and the highly regarded Weeping Willow pub/restaurant. There is a playing field at the centre of the village, shops, small Baptist church and an outstanding primary school. 


The nearby towns of Newmarket and Bury St Edmunds provide a good range of amenities including schools, shops, supermarkets, hotels, restaurants and leisure facilities, including health clubs, a swimming pool and golf club. Newmarket is renowned globally for thoroughbred horses and boasts two separate racetracks with quality horses competing throughout the season.