The village of Cottenham boasts one of the longest High Streets in the country, and this hosts a wide range of shops and amenities including a Post Office, Chemist, Building Society and Library, there is also choices of Doctor’s Practices, Dentists, Public Houses and Four Churches. There are 2 Tesco Super stores within 15 minutes drive. For those that like to keep active there are Tennis Courts and a Bowling Green situated in and around the village with a number of Golf Clubs just a few miles away. Cottenham is situated 5.5 miles to the north of the picturesque University City of Cambridge. The City has a famous historical and cultural centre with numerous Museums, Galleries and Theatres, beautiful parks and river walks. There is a regular bus service into Cambridge from Cottenham running every 10 minutes daily. It is well served by the M11 and A14 major trunk roads, giving speedy access to London, the North and the peaceful East Anglian Countryside and Coastline. In fact its all the right ingredients for a pleasant but by no means isolated retirement.