Live the life
Located on the edge of Bedford and within commuting distance of Milton Keynes, Biddenham Vale is a large village with plenty to see and do on its doorstep. Whether you’re walking in the countryside, shopping at retail parks or seeing a show at the theatre, there’s something for the whole family close to your new home in Biddenham Vale.
Things to see and do
Biddenham Vale is a vibrant and family-friendly place to live, with lots of great amenities and attractions for little ones including Addison Howard Park, Bedford Park, Bromham Mill and Kempston Outdoor Centre. Woburn Safari Park is also close by, where you can get up-close to tigers, ostriches, monkeys and more.
The village borders the town of Bedford, where you’ll find shopping at Harpur Shopping Centre or Interchange Retail Park, local history exhibitions at the John Bunyan Museum, and family fun at Oasis Beach Pool.
If you want a breath of fresh air, Emberton Country Park, Marston Vale Forest Centre and Harrold Odell Country Park are all only a short drive away from Biddenham Vale, ideal for hiking, cycling or wildlife-spotting. Sporting places of interest nearby include the Bedford Golf Club and The Stables Equestrian Centre.
If you’re moving to Biddenham Vale with school-age children, there are lots of excellent schools in the local area, including Priory Lower School, Lincroft Middle School and St Thomas More Catholic School, all rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. Independent schools near to the village include Rushmoor School, Bedford Modern School, Bedford Girls’ School and Bedford School.
For older children who want to study for a degree or further education course, the University of Bedfordshire, Cranfield University and Bedford College are all within commuting distance.
Getting to Biddenham Vale
Located alongside the A4270, Biddenham Vale is well connected by car, with the journey from the centre of Bedford taking just 10 minutes by car. The village is a 25-minute drive away from Milton Keynes and 35 minutes from Northampton, while nearby Bedford Station has regular rail services to London St Pancras with a journey time of 35 minutes.
If you’re going abroad for a well-earned holiday, Biddenham Vale is only a 35-minute drive away from London Luton Airport via the M1. London Heathrow is just one hour away, with flights to destinations across the globe.
New Homes Offers & Schemes in Biddenham Vale
Buying your new home in Biddenham Vale with us means having access to a wide range of offers.
Our low deposit schemes
are designed to help you buy your dream home without worrying about the deposit. We can boost it up and support you along the way. And if you’re part of the armed forces, we offer a 5% deposit contribution to help you get on the ladder.
Time for a change? Selling your home with our help to sell schemes
is easy. You can forget about estate agent fees and enjoy your new home while we do the legwork. If you’re a key worker, you can benefit from our Key Worker Housing Scheme
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