Barratt Homes - Marston Park, MK43
Marston Park sits in the welcoming village of Marston Moretaine, located next to the renowned Forest Centre and in the catchment for sought after schools. The area offers breath taking countryside and local village pleasures where you can eat, drink and explore. Fantastic transport links for easy access to the M1 and nearby train stations for flexible travel to London and other major destinations. Whether you're searching for a new family home or looking to take the next step on the property ladder, our homes have been carefully designed to suit the way you want to live.
Covering 225 hectares in total, The Marston Vale Millennium Country Park and Forest Centre is a fabulous mix of woodland, grassland and lakes. The whole family can enjoy the surroundings by walking, biking, horse riding, boating and relaxing in the café. It has been awarded a Green Flag Award for 9 years running. If you are looking for some indoor activities then head over to Milton Keynes' Xscape. This is home to many indoor sports including rock climbing, snowboarding and bowling.
You won't need to go far to find excellent educational facilities. Marston Preschool is within walking distance from your home. There are a number of other lower schools nearby including, Church End Lower School, Shelton Lower School and Broadmead Lower School. For higher education there is Marston Vale Middle School a short drive away and Redborne Upper School and Bedford Academy slightly further afield.
Bedford features 3 shopping centres which provide a wide range of high-street and independent retailers. There are markets most days in Bedford town, plus specialty markets every month. Milton Keynes is a popular shopping destination with big name stores all under one roof. It is also home to a large outdoor market that is open 5 days a week.
One of the many benefits of living at Marston Park is the excellent transport links. Just 15 minutes on the A421 is Bedford, whilst a 5 minute journey southbound is Junction 13 of the M1. For those who require more of a commute, then the M25 and London suburbs can be reached in approximately 45 minutes. Bedford train station is just under 9 miles away and from there you can travel to Milton Keynes, Leicester and Northampton with ease and a direct train to London in 39 minutes.
Living at Marston Park, you won't be far from an array of health services. Within an 8 minute walk you can reach Marston Surgery and Mclaren Pharmacy. Slightly further afield is Cranfield Surgery and Oliver Street Surgery that can be reached within 15 minutes by car, also nearby is Cranfield Dental practice which is an 8 minute drive away.
Marston Park is located off the Bedford Road on the outskirts of Bedford. At junction 13 of the M1, exit and follow the A421 and turn onto the Bedford Road and the development will be on your left. Address: Gold Furlong, Marston Moretaine, Bedford MK43 0EG
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