image for Walking Route item typeThe Willington Heritage Trail at Willington Village

Walking Route

Contact

The Proprieter

Address

Willington,
Bedford,
MK43 0PR

Details

This interesting walk takes you on a tour around the attractive village of Willington, a site which has seen over two thousand years of human occupation. You will walk past many of the houses and cottages which make up the village today and learn about the history of each. Two routes can be taken, one of 1½ miles and one of 2½ miles.

Start Point: The walk begins at the National Trust Dovecote in Church End.
Start NAT GR: TL106499

How to get there by car/parking: Willington is situated on the A603 about 4½ miles east from the centre of Bedford. There is a car park at the National Trust Dovecote in Church End.

Walk Route: Willington (Historical interest)

Access: Stile-free. Gradient free.

Miles: 2

Directions

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Map reference: TL 004417  Lat: 52.06458 Long: -0.53682

By Road:
A village about 5 miles east of Bedford, on the A603, Sandy Road.