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Brains and beauty – Cambridgeshire delivers a potent mix for retirement living

Cambridgeshire county is in the heart of the East of England  and contains the cities of Cambridge, Peterborough and Huntingdon. This county is perhaps known best for the globally renowned seat of knowledge, Cambridge University – and in recent years it’s also been famed for ‘Silicon Fen’ or the 'Cambridge Cluster' – a magnet for high-tech industries and innovation. But this county boasts beauty as well as brains, from punting along the river Cam to Wicken Fen nature reserve, there are plenty of stunning outdoor attractions to enjoy too.

Retire to Cambridgeshire

Transport and connections
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It’s good to know that all McCarthy Stone retirement apartments for sale in Cambridgeshire – or for rent, are in carefully chosen locations close to amenities, shops and attractions and with good transport options.

Although the region lacks motorways, it is well served by major A roads, including the A12 to London and the A14 and A47 to the Midlands.
For rail travel, the West Anglia Main Line connects Norfolk to Cambridgeshire to  London, while the Cambridge Line connects the city to London King’s Cross. Thameslink trains take you from Cambridge and Huntingdon to St Pancras, Gatwick Airport, and on to Brighton. London Stansted is also a great option for international travel.

Retirement Homes in Cambridgeshire

Retiring to Cambridgeshire. Frequently asked questions