Discover Hoddesdon and the Lea Valley
Hoddesdon is a thriving, characterful town which has grown from its historic roots as a coaching stop between London and Cambridge.
Hoddesdon is prominently located just o the A10 and has become a popular commuter destination, benefiting from a thriving town centre, good transport links and plenty of green space.
Oaklands’ location promises easy access to road, rail and air networks
Oaklands is situated less than a mile from Rye House station, from where services to London Liverpool Street operate with journey times of approximately 40 minutes. There’s also a service operating directly to Stansted airport via Stansted Express. Bus services are available within a 6 minute walk towards the town centre. For motorists, the A10, linking London and Cambridge, is a 5 minute drive away and connects directly with the M25.
The town centre, just a 5 minute walk from Oaklands, blends historic and modern and offers a varied choice of shopping, restaurants and amenities that includes gyms, museums and entertainment. Just a mile from Oaklands you’ll find the John Warner Sports Centre, with children’s activities, pool, gym and outdoor football pitches.
Schooling is well catered for locally covering all age groups, with a number of primary schools rated ‘good’ or ‘excellent’ by Ofsted.