Why live in Kensworth

Kensworth is a village and civil parish located in the Central district of Bedfordshire. The parish is located on the edge of Dunstable Downs and houses the stunning grade I listed Church of St Mary.

The village contains several local amenities including two shops and a pub. If you enjoy gardening then look no further than the village allotments and there are always events and clubs taking place in the village hall. The Kensworth Church of England School caters for children of Preschool & Primary age.

As a location, Kensworth is very well situated being close to Harpenden, St Albans, and Hemel Hempstead. The village is on the A5, north of junction 9 on the M1 and is served by our local office in Markyate.

Estate Agent In Kensworth

Estate Agent In Kensworth

If you’re searching for properties for sale in Kensworth, or looking for a reputable estate agent in Kensworth to sell or let your property, then please contact our Kensworth Branch Manager Paul Drew today on 01582 841200 or pop into the office at 32F High Street, Markyate, Herts, AL8 8PB.

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The nearby area, which is dominated by the Dunstable Downs, contains a number of hamlets and villages. Whipsnade (1.5 miles) is the most famous but Studham (3miles) and Holywell (3.5 miles) also deserve closer inspection. The Vale of Aylesbury sits below the Downs and contains a host of great villages including Dagnall, Edlesborough and Eaton Bray all within 5 miles.


Travel links include the following: Bus routes between Luton, Dunstable and Hemel Hempstead, or Dunstable and St. Albans (from the A5). There are rail links from either Harpenden / Luton Parkway via the Thameslink Railway to London St. Pancras International, or Hemel Hempstead to London Euston. London Luton Airport: Domestic/European and International flights (4 Miles).

Local Amenities

The Village has a newsagent and a general store / off license which includes a post office. There are a number of local public houses; The Farmers Boy in the village and The Packhorse on the outskirts of the village, whilst the The picturesque Old Hunters Lodge is situated in Whipsnade.


Kensworth Village School is the local primary School in the Village.

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