Great Yeldham
Essex CO94EF


2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom houses



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Enjoying a beautiful countryside village location, yet just 45 minutes from Colchester, our collection of 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom houses for sale in Great Yeldham combine charm and modern convenience. Our homes for sale in Great Yeldham benefit from a great choice of local amenities, including a Post Office and a range of shops, plus a good local primary school. With good road and rail links just a short distance from home, our houses for sale in Halstead also cater brilliantly for those that commute – making Great Yeldham an ideal choice for every lifestyle.

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Great Yeldham: a beautiful countryside village in Essex

Offering all the beauty and charm of a countryside village setting and all the convenience of good local amenities and commuter links, Great Yeldham is a desirable Essex location. In Great Yeldham itself, you’ll find a range of shops and services, including a Post Office, selection of stores, cash point and veterinary surgery. For enjoying a drink or meal out, there’s The Three Bottles pub which has a lovely beer garden and holds regular functions and events. You could also head to The Waggon & Horses where you’ll find a delicious menu and great Sunday roasts. If you fancy a takeaway, Sungongha serves Indian food to take out. Great Yeldham also has its own local primary school, rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted and within easy distance of the development. For those that have to commute, you’ll find Colchester just a 45 minute journey from home, while Cambridge is less than an hour away.

What’s close to Great Yeldham?

Just 21 miles from Great Yeldham, you’ll find Bury St Edmunds. Bury St Edmunds offers award-winning restaurants, fantastic shopping, plus annual festivals and beautiful parks. Delve into the history of the area and explore the St Edmundsbury Cathedral and the ruins of the 11th Century Abbey of St Edmund, set in the stunning Abbey Gardens. Retail therapy abounds, with 200 stores lining the picturesque medieval streets and Georgian squares. You’ll find all the High Street favourites alongside independent retailers and one-off boutiques. There’s also the Arc Shopping Centre, home to the futuristic curved Debenhams flagship store, plus a range of cafés and places to eat and drink.

Also 21 miles away is Colchester, a thriving modern town with a rich history. Enjoy attractions such as Colchester Zoo and Colchester Castle. Shoppers will not be disappointed, with Colchester town centre hosting specialist independent shops in the historic lanes, as well as all the High Street favourites in the contemporary shopping arcades, including Fenwick department store which boasts brands such as MAC, Michael Kors, Hugo Boss and Ralph Lauren. Colchester Market is held on Fridays and Saturdays on the High Street and you will find a large range of places to eat and drink, from tea rooms to pubs and restaurants and everything in between.

Not much further at 29 miles away, Cambridge offers a great day out. Explore the quaint passages set around the historic market place and colleges, where you’ll find a blend of independent shops and High Street brands. For a touch of culture, admire the beautiful architecture and majestic college buildings, as well as the numerous museums and art galleries. When it comes to relaxing and reviving, Cambridge is home to a range of beautiful pubs, restaurants and cafés and for evening entertainment, you could catch a show at the Arts Theatre or enjoy live music or comedy at the Corn Exchange.

Local schools & education

For those with children, Great Yeldham offers a selection of good schools for all ages within easy reach. For primary education, St Andrew’s C E School, St Margaret’s CofE Primary School and De Vere Primary School are all rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted. Ridgewell CofE Aided Primary School caters to students with specialist learning needs. For secondary and further education, Hedingham School and Sixth Form was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted, as was The Ramsey Academy and Ormiston Sudbury Academy. West Suffolk College offers a range of further education courses and The Ryes College provides education for young people with specialist needs. For school leavers that wish to go on to university, there is, of course, the famous Cambridge University and also the Anglia Ruskin University.

Transport & Travel

Great Yeldham is well connected for travel by both road and rail. With easy access to the M11 and the M25 journeys to Colchester (45 minutes), Chelmsford (50 minutes), Ipswich and Cambridge (less than an hour) are simple. Trains will take you to London Liverpool Street station in around an hour.

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