The Hornbeams - Show Home Now Open

The Hornbeams - Show Home Now Open

Elmsett, Suffolk

Welcome to The Hornbeams, a selection of 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom houses and bungalows nestled in the desirable Suffolk village of Elmsett.

Perfectly placed to enjoy the best of town and country, Elmsett offers all the charm of a small village, yet is just a short drive from the bustling towns of Hadleigh, Needham Market and Ipswich.

Make the most of life living close to nature in this idyllic village, surrounded by enchanting countryside criss-crossed with footpaths. At The Hornbeams, rural charm and modern convenience in the form of a school, pub and village store, all make Elmsett an enviable place to call home.

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Elmsett, Suffolk

Discover your perfect lifestyle in friendly Elmsett with acres of stunning countryside on your doorstep and everything you need close at hand. At the heart of Elmsett is the village hall, home to community groups and activities, including dance, Zumba and carpet bowls. When you want to meet friends for a quiet drink or a meal, take a short stroll to the welcoming Rose and Crown Inn. This family-run hostelry has a pretty beer garden and children’s play area, seasonal events and live music. The village has two churches, a popular garden centre, Post Office and a convenience store. For your weekly shop, there is a Morrisons and Co-op in Hadleigh and many to choose from in Ipswich, including a Waitrose.

It is easy to make the most of your precious leisure time from The Hornbeams. Nearby Hadleigh has shops, restaurants, wine bars and cafés to suit every taste, and the historic market town
is just 4 miles from home. There are plenty of pubs and eateries in neighbouring towns and villages too, including Alder Carr Farm in Needham Market, with its delicatessen, café and shops.
At Kersey Mill, the mill building, maltings and Georgian fronted house are surrounded by 18 acres of grounds with a gym, gallery, boutique and cake shop. For a special occasion, try the award-winning restaurant at the spectacular Hintlesham Hall, a 16th century, listed manor house hotel and spa set in 175 acres or the bustling Waterfront in Ipswich, Suffolk’s county town, with a variety of options overlooking the marina.

Buckle’s Wood is a charming community woodland, a 6-minute walk away, making it the ideal place for a lunchtime stroll. At the ancient Wolves Wood near Hadleigh, you can see an array of birds, including Nightingales nesting in the hedgerows. Stay active by working out at Hadleigh Pool and Leisure with its swimming pool, gym and fitness studios, or there is a David Lloyd Club at Ipswich. If you prefer to exercise in the open air, there are endless walking, cycling and running routes to choose from. Golfers will appreciate the many clubs nearby, including Hintlesham Golf Club.

For families with children, The Hornbeams is conveniently located just a short walk from Elmsett Church of England Primary School with Hadleigh High School, a 12-minute drive away. For those looking for independent schooling, there is a selection of options, including The Meadows Montessori Independent School, St. Joseph’s College, Ipswich Prep School and Ipswich School, all under 7 miles away.
For further education, both Suffolk New College and the University of Suffolk are based in Ipswich.

Enjoy a family day out to the impressive Suffolk coast with its miles of unspoiled beaches or spend endless hours exploring the wider Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with its unique wildlife habitats. The Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, home to Constable and Gainsborough, is a 15-minute drive. For a fun packed day including cycling, watersports or walking, Alton Water is a 30-minute drive. Further afield, Felixstowe, Southwold and Aldeburgh offer unique experiences, perfect for families and friends alike, while charming Woodbridge, nestled on the River Deben, has many independent shops and eateries.

When you want to travel for work or pleasure, there is easy access to the A14 and good rail links from Needham Market Station, which is a 16-minute drive. From here you can be at Norwich in 50 minutes and Cambridge in 71 minutes. Ipswich Station is 22 minutes by car and trains run to Liverpool Street in 65 minutes and Norwich in 38 minutes. Local buses serve Hadleigh and Ipswich.

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