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Orchid Fields by Barratt Homes

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Overview

Orchid Fields

Orchid Fields is our popular development to the west of Bedford, offering all you need right on your doorstep. It sits just off the A421 dual carriageway and a short drive to Bedford's train station, suiting anyone looking to commute to Bedford, Milton Keynes, Cambridge or London. The nearby Bedford town centre offers 3 shopping centres, a weekly market and lots of pubs and restaurants to enjoy.

  1. Plenty of shops, pubs and restaurants all close by
  2. Short distance away from the A428 & A421
  3. Ideally located for a selection of schools
  4. A short drive to the centre of Bedford

Location

Location

Ridge Road, Kempston, MK43

Opening hours

Monday 12.30pm - 5.30pm and Thursday to Sunday 10am - 5.30pm

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

There is so much to do in Bedford to keep the whole family occupied. For an outdoor adventure you could visit Bedford Park or Priory Country Park, both ideal destinations for walks, picnics and green open space for the kids to run around. For the thrill seekers, a few minutes in the car and you'll arrive at Box End Park where you can learn to waterski, wakeboard and more.

Local Shopping

Kempston high street offers a selection of places to eat, drink and shop. For those looking for more retail therapy, Bedford town centre is just under 6 miles away and has 3 shopping centres for you to explore. The Harpur Centre is open 7 days a week and has all the high street names, you know and love. Slightly further afield at Milton Keynes, the Centre:MK offers around 240 stores and restaurants, all under one roof.

Education

The development is ideally located opposite Kempston Rural Lower School. Other nearby schools include Ridgeway School, Springfield Lower School and Balliol Lower School which are within walking distance. Slightly further a field is Camestone Lower School, Bedford Road Lower School, St John's School & College, Wootton Lower School and Wootton Upper School, which are within a 15 minute drive from Orchid Fields.

Health

There are an abundance of heath facilities right round the corner from Orchid Fields. In and around Kempston you will find St Johns Doctors Surgery, King Street Surgery, Cater Street Surgery and The Village Medical Centre, just a few minutes away by car. There are also a number of local dentists including, Uhp Dental Care and The Village Dental Practice. Lloyds Pharmacy is close by which is always handy.

Transport Links

Travelling north and south of the country couldn't be easier. Just a few minutes' drive away from Orchid Fields is the A428 that links to the A421, from there you can drive to the M1 in just 8 minutes and the A1 in 11 minutes. The train station is just over 3 miles away from your home. Travel to London St Pancras in 39 minutes direct, Milton Keynes in 53 minutes and Leicester in 42 minutes.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Kempston Hardwick (1.6 miles)
National Train Station logo Bedford (2.7 miles)
National Train Station logo Stewartby (2.8 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Driving directions

Orchid Fields is situated on the outskirts of Kempston in Bedford. The M1 is just 10 minutes away, you can then travel along the A421 onto the A428 where you'll reach the development.
Address: Ridge Road, Kempston, Bedford MK42 7GL

About Developer

Barratt Homes

Heritage

Barratt Developments is the nation’s largest house builder, creating great new places to live throughout Britain.

Established in 1958 by Sir Laurie Barratt, our business is acquiring land, obtaining planning consents and building the highest quality homes in places people aspire to live. This is supported by our expertise in land, design, construction and sales and marketing.

Our vision is to lead the future of housebuilding by putting customers at the heart of everything we do.

5 star

We build the highest quality homes recognised by our HBF 5-star customer rating, the only major house builder to have achieved this for the eighth consecutive year.

Pride in the Job

We have won more Pride in the Job awards than any other house builder, including the prestigious Supreme award for the second year running.

NHBC Pride in the Job is the home-building industry’s most prestigious awards programme, dedicated to recognising site managers who achieve the highest standards in quality home-building. A Pride in the Job award is the highest industry accolade a site manager can receive.

We are proud to announce that 79 of our site managers were awarded NHBC Pride in the Job 2016-17 titles. That's more than any other homebuilder for the 12th year in a row.

Our 79 Site Managers won a total of 107 Pride in the Job Awards.

Homebuilder and House builder of the year awards

Barratt Developments PLC has been named Homebuilder of the Year, at the Sunday Times British Homes Awards. The awards are widely recognised as one of the most coveted to win, with a particular focus on showcasing design excellence in today’s new homes.

We are also proud to be named Large House builder of the Year, at the house builder awards 2016.

Contact Us

Contact us about Orchid Fields

Call us on 01702 744235 or fill in the contact form below.

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