Bovis Homes - Bridge Fields, SG17
Bridge Fields is set in the lively market town of Shefford, just 12 miles south of the county town of Bedford. This historic town provides excellent local shops, services, restaurants and pubs and there are schools and health facilities all close by.
Bridge Fields offers a wide choice of brand new homes, each carefully designed to meet the
needs of today's lifestyles.
So if you're looking for a stylish new home in a charming town with great commuter links, your search ends here!How we can help.
If you are a first-time buyer considering your first step onto the property ladder, or if you are looking to make your next move in the market, we can help. !
- help. to Buy - Equity: The Government-backed shared equity scheme where you need just a 5% deposit and a 75% mortgage, with a 20% equity loan from the Government. This is available on selected properties up to £600,000 at Bovis Homes developments in England.
- Home Exchange: Bovis Homes could buy your property from you, allowing you to reserve the home of your choice. We could also help. by purchasing a property further down the chain. Please note, terms and conditions apply.
- Smooth Move: Bovis Homes could deal with the estate agents on your behalf and cover the costs of selling your existing home.
At Bovis Homes quality and service come first. Our homes are carefully planned, to provide practical, attractive and useful living space designed around the needs of today’s modern lifestyles. Many homes and apartments offer open-plan living areas and all come with a high level of internal specification included as part of the price, such as contemporary fitted kitchen with integrated appliances. Bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and en suite shower rooms are also regular features in many of our home, all included for your convenience and comfort.
Shefford itself is a pretty town located at the meeting point of the Rivers Flit and Hit that provide picturesque riverside walks and recreation areas. The town has many sports and social groups, from angling and football, to bowls, art and karate. Enjoy woodland walks and wildlife at nearby Rowney Warren or lose yourself at Hoo Hill Maze, just a mile out of town! A trip to wonderful Woburn Abbey and Safari Park takes about 1/2 hour, while the formal gardens at English Heritage's Wrest Park are just 15 minutes away.
Shefford has three schools and two nurseries providing impressive facilities. Shefford Lower School shares its site with the Acorn Pre-School, while the Robert Bloomfield Academy is the town's middle school. Graded 'outstanding' by Ofsted in 2014 it is also a Specialist Engineering and Languages Academy. The Samuel Whitbread Academy is an expanding comprehensive school with Specialist Engineering status and includes facilities for adult education and includes the best Nursery for babies and pre-school children, on its campus.
Shefford has some great local shops and supermarkets and its own colourful weekly street market. For wider choice less than 15 miles away you have Bedford's premier shopping venue, The Harpur Centre, or thecentre:mk in Milton Keynes, with its 240 leading stores and restaurants. For something different the world's first garden city at Letchworth is a must, with its mix of specialist shops, eateries, art deco cinema, fetes and farmers markets it combines the best of town and country living.
Bridge Fields is in a great location for commuting to the nearby towns of Bedford, Milton Keynes, Luton or Stevenage and is less than 50 miles from London. The country's major north-south link, the M1 motorway is around ten miles away, while the A1 (M) is only six. Both routes give direct links to the M25 and London. For rail passengers Arlesey train station, which has direct services to London Kings Cross in under50 minutes, is just three miles away. For air travellers Luton Airport is less than 20.