Spotlight on Rowhedge: The Benefits of Living in Rowhedge

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Searching for a new place to call home? Rowhedge could be exactly what you’ve been searching for. Surrounded by stunning countryside and picturesque riverside views, Rowhedge is a small village set on the banks of the River Colne that is bursting with charm and community spirit. The village is based approximately three miles southeast of Colchester’s vibrant town centre which means you’ll be spoilt for choice when deciding how to spend your free time. If you don’t fancy venturing too far from home, then you’ll be pleased to know that there are plenty of ways to keep busy in the village too. In terms of finding your dream home, this area has the perfect blend of new and older homes ensuring that there’s something to suit everyone’s needs and preferences. 

Here at Oakheart Property, we have an experienced team of sales and letting agents who make it their aim to help you find your dream home, in your dream location. Have you been dreaming of moving to Rowhedge? Get in touch with our team today and find out how we can help you! If you’re keen on finding out a little more about the village, our team has compiled some useful information on living in Rowhedge. 

Things to do in Rowhedge

The idyllic village offers something for everyone which makes it an excellent choice of location for individuals, couples and families. If you’re a fan of nature and love nothing more than spending time in the great outdoors, then you’ll be pleased to know that Rowhedge is home to plenty of stunning walking trails and cycling routes. You might want to pay a visit to Rowhedge Woods Nature Reserve or take a peaceful riverside stroll. Rowhedge also has two fantastic local pubs, a village hall and cafes. Searching for family friendly activities? You could spend the day outdoors with a blanket and picnic basket filled with tasty food. Or, you could take a trip to the hugely popular Colchester Zoo or Castle Park, both of which are located a short distance away from Rowhedge. In a similar way, the village is located just a short drive away from Colchester town centre which means that there’s plenty of shops, bars and restaurants for you to spend your time in too! 

Average House and Rental Prices in Rowhedge

The property price will vary depending on your requirements and what you’re looking for. However, the property search engine Zoopla has reported that the average property price in Rowhedge is £286,984. Similarly, the rental price of a property will largely depend on the criteria. 

Transport in Rowhedge 

Those considering living in Rowhedge will be pleased to know that there is a regular bus service that passes through the area. If you prefer to travel by car or bike, then you’ll find that Colchester town centre and the A12 are easily accessible. 

Schools in Rowhedge 

There are plenty of fantastic schools located in Rowhedge and the surrounding areas for families to choose from. Here are just a few examples of schools that are located nearby… 

St Lawrence Church of England Primary School, Rowhedge
Millfields Primary School
Old Heath Community Primary School
Fingringhoe Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Colchester County High School for Girls
Colchester High School
Colchester Royal Grammar School

Looking to purchase a home or sell your property in Rowhedge, Essex? Get in touch with our friendly, experienced team and find out how we can help you! Here at Oakheart Property, we have an experienced team of estate and letting agents across Essex and Suffolk who will be more than happy to guide you through the entire home buying process. 

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