Capel St Mary is a varied and inviting village that combines excellent schooling opportunities along with extensive village services from a Co-Op store to the Capel Bakery, Takeaways, hairdresser and other late hour shops.
The village benefits from a thriving garden centre just of London Road, Bypass Nurseries has an excellent range from garden plants to outside furniture and general DIY stores along with a café and nearby car wash.
Schooling is provided to primary age by Capel St Mary CEVC Primary School, located in the centre of the village, this well regarded school is an excellent asset for Capel St Mary.
The Capel Community Trust supports numerous elements of village life from the community Hall and Library to the playing field, football pitches and Bowls club. Annual firework displays and regular village fun days greatly contribute to village life.
A12 provides an excellent link to local towns and the wider country, Ipswich and Manningtree station provide mainline links to London taking around an hour.