Found next to the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Leavenheath itself is a picturesque village with a number of beautiful properties.
There are two state primary schools within easy reach in neighbouring Nayland and Stoke by Nayland, while secondary education is provided at the Thomas Gainsborough School at Great Cornard. Private education is also available in the surrounding villages.
Leavenheath is home to two country pubs, a village hall and an 18 hole golf club complete with hotel and conference facilities.
The village also has good transport links, making it appealing for commuters. London can be accessed from Colchester North Station (8 miles away), while Stansted Airport is less than an hour away.
By road, Colchester and Sudbury are both easily accessible via the A134, with a regular bus service running between the two towns every weekday.