Bedfordshire Abbeys

Bedfordshire provides sparse returns for those interested in old abbeys and priories. There are only three such remains, two of which (Dunstable and Elstow) survive principally because part of the old monastic buildings were re-used as parish churches.



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Biggleswade (Self catering)
Shortmead Cottage, Biggleswade

Shortmead Cottage

This detached cottage situated on the owner's estate is one mile from the market town of Biggleswade and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Sharnbrook (Self catering)
The Dower House, Sharnbrook

The Dower House

A semi-detached house set near the town of Bedford in Bedfordshire, it can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Bedford (Hotel)
The Barns Hotel

The Barns Hotel

Situated in a beautiful riverside location within three and a half acres of landscaped gardens with free Wi-Fi parking and the wonderful WineGlass Restaurant The Barns Hotel is ideally located just 10 miles from the M1 and 8 miles from the A1. The tranquil setting of the hotel offers … more >>

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Bedford (Hotel)
Moggerhanger Park

Moggerhanger Park

Located on the A603 2 miles from the A1 at Sandy and just 4 miles from the A421 Bedford Bypass Moggerhanger Park B&B is a beautiful Grade 1 listed house situated in the heart of Bedfordshire countryside. For the leisure or business traveller we offer stunning guest accommodation with a … more >>

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