Woodditton

Posted on Friday, April 2, 2021

Woodditton

Hockeys Estate Agents in Woodditton

Selling or Buying in Woodditton?

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

Woodditton is a highly desirable, beautiful village amidst undulating countryside just 5 miles from the historic horse racing town of Newmarket and approximately 15 miles from the university city of Cambridge. There is good access to the A14 which interconnects to the M11 motorway to London and the A11 to the east. 

For commuters there is a train station around 3 miles away in Dullingham and 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 40 minutes away.  

Village Information

Wooddittion is a quiet, picturesque village and home to ‘The Three Blackbirds’ Public house, which has a very great reputation for serving good food. The village contains a number of interesting period and modern properties, many old houses including the pub are believed to date from the 17th century. Little Ditton is a small hamlet of Woodditton and there is a fine church on the edge of the village dating to the 14th century. The village also lies to the eastern end of the Devils Dyke, 7.5 mile Anglo-Saxon earthwork believed to be 1450 years old that is popular with walkers. 

The Ellesmere Centre in nearby Stetchworth is a community centre including post office and community store. It offers a wide range of sports and other clubs such as, Junior football, Athletics, Squash, Tennis, Pilates, Karate, Table tennis, Carpet Bowls and many other activities. The centre has an astroturf pitch with floodlights, and two grass football pitches. 

Facilities

In addition to the comprehensive range of facilities in Cambridge, the nearby town of Newmarket provides a good range of amenities including schools, shops, supermarkets, hotels, restaurants and leisure facilities, including health clubs, a swimming pool and golf club. Renowned globally for thoroughbred horses and boasting two separate racetracks with quality horses competing throughout the season.