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Octavia Gardens, Gazeley

The desirable village of Gazeley is in a spectacular location, offering all the advantages of Suffolk countryside living, yet in easy reach of Cambridge, located near to both Newmarket and Bury St Edmunds and with excellent road and rail links to London.

Gazeley offers a good range of clubs and activities with which to get involved, while nearby Moulton provides a Post Office, local store and a C of E Primary School. For older children, the Newmarket Academy is just 14 minutes drive.

Octavia Gardens is close to everything a family could need, whether for work or pleasure. Historic yet vibrant Cambridge is just 35 minutes away. Indulge yourself shopping in its many designer boutiques and high street stores or enjoy a relaxing afternoon punting on the River Cam.

Home to Cambridge Science Park and Cambridge University, one of the world’s most prestigious, Cambridge has one of the UK’s fastest-growing economies and highest employment levels.

An active weekend might take in Links Golf Club in Newmarket,

a fitness class or a swim at Newmarket’s Leisure Centre or an invigorating walk in Thetford Forest Park. Newmarket Racecourse, 16 minutes from home, boasts some of the country’s best racing; have a flutter on the horses while enjoying music from some of the nation’s best known musicians.

A wealth of restaurants and eateries, all close to Gazeley, showcase an array of cuisines. In neighbouring Moulton, discover the wonderful, Michelin recommended, Packhorse Inn with its emphasis on classical ingredients. Alternatively, enjoy fine dining at Bury St Edmunds’s fantastic Maison Bleue, offering a contemporary twist on French traditional cuisine, while nearby, Newmarket and Cambridge have a host of restaurants for you to discover that will be sure to delight all tastes.


Gazeley has excellent travel connections. Via the A14, less than a five-minute drive, reach Bury St Edmunds in 17 minutes and Cambridge in 35. Kennett railway station is just six minutes away, while from Whittlesford Parkway, you can reach London in 75 minutes. Travelling further afield, Stansted Airport is just 43 minutes from home.