Lawford lies on the South bank of the River Stour with easy access to the market riverside town of Manningtree with various useful shopping facilities. Lawford itself has a good sense of identity with a community centre, parish church and convenient shops.
Lawford is within close proximity to Manningtree railway station which lies approximately a mile away and benefits from having a twice hourly service to London Liverpool Street which is approximately an hour's journey. There are excellent primary and high schools in Lawford and Maningtree with independent schools being in Colchester and Ipswich.
Just a short distance of the
A12 which links off to the A14 and M11 and has easy
access to Stansted Airport. The towns of Colchester
and Ipswich are also within easy reach
“What is so special is the peace and quiet, and that was so important for me to find, living the commuter life.”