New Homes in Westford Village 

 

Welcome to Westford Village

From riverside walks to museum visits, shopping trips and rounds of golf, the whole family will have something to keep them entertained close to your new home in Westford Village. Located only a short drive from Bedford and within commuting distance of the capital, Westford Village could tick all the right boxes for you and your family.

A quick history

Located on the River Great Ouse, the area around Westford Village is believed to have been settled during Neolithic times, while the Romans and Saxons also live in the region. In the 7th century there was tension in the Westford Village area, with Great Denham located on the border of Saxon and Danish lands. 

The area was mainly rural until the 19th century, when nearby Kempston grew quickly with the opening of the barracks. Today, the region is popular with commuters travelling to Bedford and beyond.

Business and industry

Westford Village is close to a number of major employers in the Bedfordshire region, so there’s plenty of choice when it comes to work opportunities. Premier Inn are headquartered in Luton, while Costa Coffee and Savers are headed up in Dunstable, and Marston’s brewery is in Bedford.

Things to do in the area

The village is close to Bedford, where you can enjoy a spot of retail therapy at Harpur Shopping Centre and Interchange Retail Park, discover local history at the John Bunyan Museum and Panacea Museum, and experience culture at the Higgins Art Gallery and Museum.

If you’re moving to the area with children, family-friendly attractions nearby include Whipsnade Zoo, Addison Howard Park and Priory Country Park, while The Bunyan Sports Centre is also popular. Other sporting facilities include Kempston Outdoor Centre and Bedford Golf Club, while Stadium MK is home to MK Dons football team.

In the evening, you can venture into Bedford where you’ll find The Quarry Theatre and the University of Bedfordshire Theatre. The town also hosts a number of events, including the Bedford River Festival and the Bedford Regatta.

Travel and commuting

Located just a short drive from the M1 and close to the stations in Bedford, Westford Village is well-connected for travels to nearby towns and cities. Bedford town centre is only a 15-minute drive from the village, while Milton Keynes is only a 20-minute drive away.

If you’re travelling to London, the train from Bedford to St Pancras International takes just 40 minutes. Birmingham is one hour 30 minutes away from Westford Village by car, depending on traffic.

When you want to go on holiday, London Luton Airport is conveniently only a 30-minute drive away. If you prefer to leave your car at home, you can take the train from Bedford to Luton Airport Parkway, with a journey time of 25 minutes.  

Barratt Homes at Kingsbrook

Barratt Homes at Kingsbrook

Burcott Lane, Aylesbury, AYLESBURY, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, HP22 5AR

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £242,000 to £350,000
Barratt Homes @ Clipstone Park

Barratt Homes @ Clipstone Park

Leighton Road, Leighton Buzzard, LEIGHTON BUZZARD, BEDFORDSHIRE, LU7 9NY

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £273,950 to £474,950
The Ridgeway

The Ridgeway

Frenchs Avenue, Dunstable, DUNSTABLE, BEDFORDSHIRE, LU6 1EH

Barratt @ St Rumbold's Fields

Barratt @ St Rumbold's Fields

Tingewick Road, Buckingham, BUCKINGHAM, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, MK18 1ST

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £340,000 to £490,000
Fairfields

Fairfields

Vespasian Road, Fairfields, MILTON KEYNES, MK11 3ER

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £324,995 to £457,995
Barratt Homes Eagles' Rest

Barratt Homes Eagles' Rest

South East Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MILTON KEYNES, MK17 8EW

  • 2 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £226,995 to £414,995
Brooklands

Brooklands

Fen Street, Milton Keynes, MILTON KEYNES, MK10 7ES

  • 2 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £230,995 to £632,995
Marston Fields

Marston Fields

Howes Drive, Marston Moretaine, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK43 0FD

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • From £399,950
The Brackens

The Brackens

Radstone Fields, Halse Road, Brackley, BRACKLEY, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN13 6EA

  • 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £420,995 to £484,995
Willow Grove

Willow Grove

Southern Cross, Wixams, Wilstead, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK42 6AW

  • 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £215,995 to £550,000
Eastman Village

Eastman Village

Harrow View, Harrow, HARROW, Middlesex, HA1 4TY

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £335,000 to £540,000
Great Denham Park

Great Denham Park

Greenkeepers Road, Biddenham, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK40 4FS

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £229,995 to £464,995
Harrow Square

Harrow Square

Hygeia Building, 66-68 College Road, Harrow, HARROW, Middlesex, HA1 1BE

Longford Park, Phase 4

Longford Park, Phase 4

Bankside, Banbury, BANBURY, OXFORDSHIRE, OX16 9SY

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £299,995 to £385,995
Hayes Village
Coming soon

Hayes Village

Nestles Avenue, Hayes, HAYES, Middlesex, UB3 4QE

  • Coming soon
Trinity Square

Trinity Square

Coxwell Boulevard, Colindale, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, NW9 4AB