Wooden rowing boats on the River Stour at Dedham, Essex

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Dedham is a village located northeast of Essex. The idyllic village is situated on the River Stour and the border of Essex and Suffolk. Bursting with charm and jam packed with history, Dedham could be the quintessential village you have been dreaming of. Home to some of the country’s most beautiful landscapes, you’ll find that there’s plenty to see and do here. In terms of finding your dream home, you’ll be pleased to know that there’s a fantastic mixture of older and new properties ensuring that there’s something to suit everyone. 
Cows and the River Stour in Dedham
House on riverside in Dedham, Essex

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Things to do in Dedham

Wondering how you’ll keep busy in Dedham? You’ll be pleased to know that there’s plenty of places to explore and activities to try. Whether you’re planning on living in Dedham or you’re simply visiting for the day, it’s essential that you pay a visit to Dedham Vale. Officially an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Dedham Vale is commonly referred to as ‘Constable Country’ after the famous artist John Constable. Many believe that Constable put Dedham on the map with his beautiful paintings. Take a walk in Constable's footsteps, the walk from Dedham boathouse to Flatford Mill is a popular route for residents and visitors alike.  Aside from the abundance of natural beauty, Dedham is famous for its pastel coloured high-street, tasty tea room and local pubs that are brimming with community spirit. It’s truly a wonderful location for families, couples and individuals to call home. 

Transport in Dedham

Those living in Dedham will find that there are plenty of different transport options to choose from. Whether you’d like to use the bus service or you prefer to travel by car, there’s lots of ways to get around. 
Manningtree train station

Schools in Dedham

You’ll find that there are lots of fantastic schools in Dedham, and the surrounding areas, for families to choose from. Here are just a few examples of schools in the surrounding area: 

  • Dedham Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
  • East Bergholt Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
  • Langham Primary School

Featured Properties

I wouldn't ever even consider another estate agent again

Charlie came along, presented our home beautifully with amazing photographs, floorplan and virtual tour. He personally dealt with our viewings and always kept me up to date. I wouldn't ever even consider another estate agent again. Thank you so much for your help.
Ms Langdown

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I chose Oakheart based on previous sales that had taken place on properties around my area and I am extremely happy that I did. I cannot recommend Oakheart highly enough. The professionalism that they provide is of the highest quality. They are definitely the best estate agents that I have ever used.

They’re honest, reliable and genuine

Our house sold in just over 2 weeks and they are so committed to providing such good service. They’re honest, reliable and genuine and we wish them all the success for the future. Thanks for all your hard work. If you’re unsure who to choose to sell your property with, I hope this review helps you decide.

Couldn't be happier with the support I have received throughout the process

I was looking to rent for the first time. Rich and Cara were amazing from arranging a viewing all the way to moving in. Very knowledgeable and helpful! Both really approachable. The process felt seamless.
Couldn't be happier with the support I have received throughout the process.
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