New homes in Longstanton

The village of Longstanton sits in lovely countryside in South Cambridgeshire. With Cambridge city centre close by, new homes in Longstanton offers commuters a great place to live.

Things to see and do 

A selection of facilities such as shops, a pub and sports clubs are readily available, while the history of the village can be seen in its two medieval churches. All Saints Church dates back to the fourteenth century and is a Grade I listed building, while St Michael’s Church is older, dating back to 1230.

Just six miles from Cambridge city centre the attractions of this historic city are right on your doorstep.

Punting on the river Cam is a must.  Along your journey you’ll pass the University of Cambridge, and you can also admire the architecture of buildings like Trinity College and the Bridge of Sighs.

History fans can enjoy the city’s museums, such as the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology which is home to one of the largest collections of antiquities from the travels of Captain James Cook. The Fitzwilliam Museum features art that spans centuries, while the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences has around two million rocks, fossils and minerals. 

You can enjoy shopping on the high street and at independent stores throughout Cambridge. You’ll also find a wide selection of bars, restaurants and cafes.  

Education

Longstanton has a primary school in the village and a number of secondary schools are just a short drive away. Cambridge is of course home to the prestigious University of Cambridge which dates back to 1209.

As the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world, it educates more than 18,000 students and offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. 

Transport links

Longstanton is served by good transport links.

Longstanton park and ride is operated by the Cambridgeshire Guided Busway, which has the title of longest guided busway in the world.

For those travelling by train there is a fast service from Liverpool Street and King’s Cross in London through to Cambridge. Those coming from Scotland and the North can enjoy connections via Peterborough and regional services from Birmingham and the Midlands, East Anglia and the Northwest.

The A1 and M1 connect to the A14 from Longstanton. From here you can reach Northampton (one hour and 9 minutes), Peterborough (47 minutes), Norwich (one hour and 19 minutes), Oxford (one hour and 53 minutes) and Colchester (one hour and 10 minutes).

Air travellers can fly into London Stansted which is just 30 miles to the south of the city.

Northstowe

Northstowe

Wellington Road, Cambridge, CB24 1BJ

  • 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £413,995 to £618,995
Darwin Green

Darwin Green

Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CAMBRIDGE, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, CB3 0LE

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £615,995 to £691,995
David Wilson Romans' Edge

David Wilson Romans' Edge

Bearscroft Lane, Godmanchester, HUNTINGDON, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, PE29 2LQ

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £299,995 to £619,995
David Wilson Homes at Warboys

David Wilson Homes at Warboys

Mahaddie Way, Warboys, HUNTINGDON, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, PE28 2WE

  • 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £342,995 to £549,995
Kingsley Manor

Kingsley Manor

Station Road, Langford, BIGGLESWADE, BEDFORDSHIRE, SG18 9PQ

  • 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £473,995 to £732,995
The Paddocks

The Paddocks

Station Road, Langford, BIGGLESWADE, BEDFORDSHIRE, SG18 9PQ

  • 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £459,950 to £654,950
Buttercross Park

Buttercross Park

Snowley Park, Whittlesey, PETERBOROUGH, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, PE7 1JQ

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £232,995 to £483,995
Willow Grove

Willow Grove

Southern Cross, Wixams, Wilstead, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK42 6AW

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £302,995 to £641,995
The Nurseries

The Nurseries

Market Road, Thrapston, KETTERING, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN14 4JT

  • 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £319,995 to £494,995
Great Denham Park

Great Denham Park

King Alfred Way, Great Denham, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK40 4SP

  • 2, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £209,995 to £669,995
Kingswood Place

Kingswood Place

Stansted Road, Elsenham, BISHOP'S STORTFORD, ESSEX, CM22 6LJ

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £564,995 to £599,995
All Saints Quarter

All Saints Quarter

Northern Way, Bury St Edmunds, IP32 6FJ

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £349,995 to £649,995
David Wilson Marston Fields

David Wilson Marston Fields

Torry Orchard, Marston Moretaine, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK43 0TJ

  • 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £449,995 to £677,995
Lidlington Court

Lidlington Court

The Lane, Lidlington, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK43 0UP

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • From £474,995