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RURAL CHARM in the Cambridgeshire countryside

explore the area

Wittering is a rural community bursting with life

With its ideal position within a rural community coupled with all the benefits of modern connectivity and convenience, you’ll feel right at home at Lancaster Place.

community spirit

A thriving area, the village is well served with a primary school for children aged 4-11, two convenience stores, choice of takeaway restaurants, historic church and a parish hall, where you’ll find weekly fitness classes. The hall is also home to the local Beavers, Cubs and Scouts groups welcoming children from age 6-14 who are curious about the world around them and wish to master new skills whilst making new friends and having fun on adventures along the way.

For those looking to get involved in local sporting activities, Wittering has its own league playing bowls club and both adult and junior football teams; the Wittering Harriers. 

Wittering Sports and Social Club provides its members with various entertainment nights and family days, whilst also offering a welcoming space to relax and socialise with friends over drinks or a game of pool.

a hub for all ages

Nearby Stamford also boasts a wide range of educational opportunities with schools for all ages and further education facilities too.

Sports teams are bountiful, so whether you’re itching to get active or happier cheering from the sidelines, you won’t be disappointed with the variety on display.


Green space is in abundance on all sides of this pleasant village.

Woodland walks, protected nature reserves for wildlife lovers and family friendly country parks that are perfect for young bike riders are all easily found close to Wittering. But for the ultimate outdoors experience, head to Rutland Water, just 16 minutes from home. Offering a little something for everyone, Rutland Water really appeals to families of all ages with walks, bike and boat hire, a variety of water-sports, fishing spots, play parks and even a choice of cafés! You won’t leave feeling disappointed after a visit.

So whatever your choice of adventure, you won’t have to look far to find it. Closer to home are the Wittering Allotment Gardens, just waiting to be tended by the green fingered, or those that fancy learning how to grow their own produce. 


Wittering is well connected in all directions, making it an ideal location for work or leisure. With nearby neighbouring villages such as Wansford, Barnack and Eastern on the Hill, each with an array of additional amenities including schools, pubs and medical practices.

The A1 is just minutes away and will take you to Peterborough to experience all the excitement of the city in under half an hour. With its thriving theatre scene and vibrant city centre, you’ll find a huge array of entertainment for all ages from exciting shows to historic sites such as Flag Fen or the Norman cathedral. 

Here you’ll also find a mainline train station with local and national connections, taking you to London Waterloo in less than two hours. 


If you’re searching for a historic day out full of Georgian architecture then you’ll find that and so much more in the charming market town of Stamford.

A character-filled location with so much on offer, Stamford was named as having one of the best high streets in the country in 2023.

On the high street you’ll also find a variety of weekly markets, most notably the area’s popular fortnightly farmer’s market. To fully immerse yourself in the town’s celebrated architecture, experience a guided walking tour before stopping off for a bite to eat in one of the many restaurants located in the town centre. 

Just before you reach Stamford you’ll find Burghley House, an Elizabethan stately home and garden. A great day out for families, this grand estate has a fantastic woodland play area and is host to a wide range of events and seasonal occasions throughout the year including dog shows, country fairs, half term activities, horse trials, live music and so much more. 

drive times



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The Local Area

Broadhurst Road, Wittering, Cambridgeshire, PE8 6AW


Costcutter, 0.1 mile

The Phoenix Convenience Store, 0.4 miles

Morrisons, 4.9 miles

Sainsburys, 5.3 miles

Waitrose & Partners, 5.5 miles

Aldi, 5.8 miles

Food and Drink

Cafe Delight, 0.4 miles

Supafish and Chips, 0.4 miles

El Camino, 3.8 miles

The Blue Bell, 3.9 miles

Birch Tree Cafe, 3.9 miles

Cosy Club, 4.3 miles

The Paper Mills, 4.8 miles

Cross Keys, 4.8 miles

The Millstone at Barnack, 6 miles


Wittering Primary School, 0.3 miles

Action For Children, 0.3 miles

The Little Lane Nursery, 3.9 miles

Stamford Junior School, 4.1 miles

Stamford College, 5.2 miles

Stamford Welland Academy, 5.4 miles

St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School, 5.5 miles

Barnack Pre-School, 6 miles

Sports and Leisure

Wittering Sports and Social Club, 0.5 miles

Burghley Park Golf Club, 3.3 miles

Wansford Cricket Club, 4.5 miles

Stamford Rugby, 5.1 miles

Stamford Leisure Pool, 5.2 miles

The Yard Soft Play, 5.3 miles

Stamford Striders Running Club, 5.4 miles

Stamford Association Football Club, 5.5 miles

Barnack Cricket Club, 6.2 miles

Tallington Lakes Leisure Park, 9.6 miles

2nd Wittering Scouts, Cubs & Beavers Groups, 0.2 miles

Green Spaces

Wittering Allotment Gardens, 0.2 miles

White Water Reservoir, 2.5 miles

Collyweston Quarries, 4.4 miles

Collyweston Great Wood & Easton Hornstocks National Nature Reserve, 4.7 miles

Barnack Hills and Holes Nature Reserve, 6 miles

Rutland Water, 9.8 miles


Parker Road Bus Stop, 0.1 miles

Stamford Train Station, 4.1 miles

Peterborough Train Station, 12.7 miles

Cambridge City Airport, 46.3 miles


Wittering All Saints Church, 0.2 miles

Scarewell Heritage Farm and Country Centre, 3.8 miles

RAF Wittering, 4.4 miles

Stamford and Rutland Hospital, 4.6 miles

Burghley House, 5.4 miles

Springfields Adventure Land, 23.5 miles

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