9 Sep

Bury St Edmunds: A happening town in the heart of the Suffolk countryside

Bury St Edmunds: A happening town in the heart of the Suffolk countryside

Contained in a charming pocket of rural England, those looking for property for sale in Bury St Edmunds will find out that it has a lot to offer to potential residents.

Bury St Edmunds is a historic market town with plenty of cultural and historical landmarks nearby. It has a deep heritage as well as an impressive combination of medieval architecture, elegant Georgian squares and glorious Cathedral and Abbey gardens. All these provide not only a visual charm but a historic look back into the town's past. The ruined abbey near the town centre is just one of a number of things which keep residents coming back. 

In terms of the town itself in the modern day, there is an array of shopping options, an award-winning market as well as various chic dining spots and bars. The town hosts a number of fairs and events throughout the year, all in the fresh Suffolk air. These events include the East Anglian beer festival as well as events at Rougham Airfield and Kentwell Hall. 

For more active residents, there's no shortage of stunning countryside for walks and the like while there are also two golf clubs and a football club in the town. Bury St Edmunds train station can also connect you to sporting centres further afield if need be, as well as any other place you may need to be.

The town is handily placed for commuting to Cambridge and London while also not being far from either the A1 or the M1 for travelling further up to the north of the country. Ferry ports in Felixstowe and Harwich are also easily accessible to provide greater access to the continent. 

So, why not set up home in the stunning Suffolk countryside and enjoy the multitude of benefits that Bury St Edmunds has to offer?


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