New Homes in Baldock
Live the life
Located in Hertfordshire just a short commute from London, Baldock is a historic town with lots to see and do in the local area. Whether you're taking advantage of the local nature reserves, having a family day out at nearby towns or enjoying a leisurely round of golf, there something to do for everyone close to your new home in Baldock.
Things to see and do
If you enjoy adventuring in nature and hiking in the countryside, Ivel Springs Nature Reserve is within walking distance of Baldock. Letchworth Garden City, one of the world's first Garden Cities, is nearby, where you’ll find lots of parks to explore including Howard Park.
For those moving to Baldock with children, you can the little ones to Logan's Den soft play centre, go swimming at North Herts Leisure Centre in Letchfield, or visit Broadway Studio and Gallery. Other places for families close to Baldock include Broadway Cinema & Theatre and Teamworks Karting Letchfield.
If you enjoy sports, you can cheer on the local football team Baldock Town FC, try your hand at golf at Chesfield Downs Golf & Country Club, or watch MK Dons play at Stadium MK. Other places of interest nearby include Gulliver’s World, Standalone Farm and Hitchin Lavender.
Baldock is home to a number of good schools including the Knights Templar School and the specialist Brandles School. Roecroft Lower School and Hitchin Girls’ School are rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, while independent schools include St Christopher School and St Francis College.
Being within commuting distance of the capital, Baldock is within reach of London’s many universities, while the University of Hertfordshire and the University of Cambridge are both within reach.
Getting to Baldock
Located alongside the A1(M), Baldock has good transport links by road, while the local train station provides regular services to London and beyond.
From King’s Cross, the journey to Baldock takes just 40 minutes by train, while the journey from Cambridge takes just 30 minutes by car. The drive from Letchfield Garden City takes around 10 minutes, while Bedford and Milton Keynes are both under 50 minutes away.
If you’re going on holiday, London Stansted and London Luton Airports are both nearby, so you’ll have plenty of choice for your next adventure abroad.