Takeley is a rural West Essex village, close to the charming market towns of Great Dunmow and Bishop’s Stortford. The local area offers a good range of shops and leisure amenities as well as excellent primary and secondary schools. It’s also close to the beautiful and historic Hatfield Forest, ideal for weekend walks and bike rides.
Takeley has excellent transport links. It’s just two miles to Stansted Airport (there is no aircraft noise) and less than 45 minutes on the high-speed railway link to London’s Liverpool Street. The village is two miles from the M11 with easy access to the M25 and to Cambridge in only 40 minutes, and the East Coast on the A120 in under 45 minutes.