Newmarket

Posted on Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Newmarket

Hockeys Estate Agents in Newmarket

Selling or Buying in Newmarket?

If you are thinking of selling or buying a property and are looking for an estate agent in Newmarket, 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.

Location

The historic market town of Newmarket is located between the university city of Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds on the Suffolk/Cambridgeshire border. There is excellent access to the A14 which interconnects to the M11 motorway to London and the A11 to the east. 

There is a train station on the branch line between 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 around 40 minutes away. 

Town Information

Newmarket is a thriving market town and centre of the horseracing industry with many racing institutions including the National Horseracing Museum, National Stud, Tatteralls and the Jockey Club. Globally considered the birthplace of thoroughbred horseracing and home to over 3,500 racehorses, more than 60 horse training stables, and two large racetracks, the Rowley Mile and the July Course which hosts some of the finest horse racing in the world.

The are many beautiful Grade II listed buildings around the town and the market is on Tuesday’s and Saturday’s 9am - 3pm with a variety of different stalls, including fruit & veg, cakes, jewellery, flowers and fine food and drinks. 

Facilities

Newmarket has a wide range of amenities including schools, shops, supermarkets, numerous hotels, restaurants and leisure facilities, including health clubs, a swimming pool and golf club. It is a major business cluster, with annual investment rivalling that of the Cambridge Science Park which is the other major cluster in the region.