Selling or Buying in Shepreth?

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Shepreth is located just off the A10 approximately 9 miles (14.48 kilometres) south-west of Cambridge and 6 miles (9.66 kilometres) north-east of Royton.

Village Information

Shepreth has an eclectic mix of properties from characterful cottages to contemporary modern homes and has the fantastic benefit of a train station with lines directly into London Kings Cross and Cambridge, so is a popular choice with commuters who are looking for country living. It also has excellent road links with access to the A10, direct access to the M11 and the A505.

There is a nursery located in the village hall and the primary schools are based at the local villages of Meldreth and Barrington. The local secondary school is Melbourne Village College which has a ‘Good’ Ofsted rating. Shepreth Wildlife Park is an awarding winning park with a huge variety of different animals from big cats to smaller insects and reptiles.


The Plough is a traditional village pub with weekly live music that was substantially renovated in 2014.  Teacake is a traditional English tearoom within a 1660 thatched cottage with a walled garden, serving light lunches and home-made cakes with quality teas and coffees.  There is also a village hall, a childrens playground, and a nature reserve. The village has two medieval sites which are classed as ancient monuments.

Updated 16th April 2020.

If you live in Shepreth and feel there is anything to add or correct in our village guide, then please do let us know as we aim to keep it as useful as possible for home buyers moving into this 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.