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Set in the rural county of Suffolk, village life in Ixworth has that country feel-good factor. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, you’re also less than 10 miles from Bury St Edmunds for work and leisure.  

Buying a new build in Ixworth

A money and time-saving choice, new homes provide you with high energy efficiency.  This makes your house easy to heat in the colder months, have less impact on the environment and reduces your monthly bills.

Living in Ixworth

Everything you need

Ixworth has a small range of convenient local shops, eateries, amenities and pubs for your everyday needs. And for a larger range of shops, nearby Thurston is on hand, and Bury St Edmunds has a choice of well-known supermarkets. For growing families, there’s a primary school and a secondary school, both of which have been previously rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted. 

Well located

The town is located just off the A143 – the Bury St Edmunds to Great Yarmouth road – giving you a main route from the town all the way to the coast. You can also pick up the A14 from Bury St Edmunds for Cambridge 28 miles to the west, and Ipswich 26 miles to the southeast. Plus, from Cambridge, there are easy links to the M11 and the A1(M). 

Bury St Edmunds station and the local station at Thurston provide rail services with Greater Anglia, including connections to Colchester via Ipswich and London Liverpool Street via Cambridge. For international travel, London Stansted and Norwich are the nearest airports.

The beautiful Bury St Edmunds

Historic and charming, Bury St Edmunds is a great spot for shopping and entertainment. Alongside its modern-life facilities, it’s got an ancient history with the ruined abbey and the gardens at the old heart of the town. It's also got excellent shopping, incredible restaurants, sports and entertainment venues. Plus, a fabulous weekly market that’s worthy of a day out. 

New houses in Ixworth

Choosing your new home is one of the biggest decisions in life. Our mission is to make that journey easy and your dream home a reality. To take that next step, chat with our team today.

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