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Lucas Gardens, Shefford

Ivel Road, Shefford, Bedfordshire, SG17 5LB

  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes
  • Available homes from £524,950


Please note- We are now selling from our Caddington Woods development.

Book your appointment today to discuss how we can help you move into your perfect Redrow home.

Ivel Road,Shefford,Bedfordshire,SG17 5LB Map

Surrounded by delightful Bedfordshire countryside, yet just 40minutes from Kings Cross by direct train from nearby Arlesey, Shefford couldn’t be better placed for city commuters, offering you the very best of both worlds. Add in a choice of good and outstanding schools, all within walking distance, plus a host of local facilities right on your doorstep, and you have the perfect place to set up home and raise your family.
The superb Heritage Collection homes at Lucas Gardens also offer the best of both worlds, with classic, Arts and Crafts inspired exterior architecture and modern, family friendly interiors, designed for the way you live today.




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Shefford has a good selection of local shops, with a Tesco Express convenience store just a short walk from the development and a Morrisons supermarket in the town.
For GPs, the Shefford Health Centre on Hitchin Rd is less than half a mile away (Sat Nav SG17 5FS, call 01462 818620) while there is a choice of dentists, both just half a mile away at Shefford Dental Clinic (Sat Nav SG17 5FS, call 01462 648465) or Shefford Dental Practice (Sat Nav SG17 5DG, call 01462 814020).

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Arlesey Medical Centre

Lower Stondon Surgery

Shefford Dental Clinic

Shefford Dental Practice

Stotfold Dental Clinic

The Shefford Health Centre


From fine dining to family pizza fun, Shefford has something for every taste, budget and occasion. Sample the exotic flavours of Dalchini Spice, Bangkok Lounge, Shefford Tandoori or Clifton Cuisine. Try the gastro pub experience at The Black Horse, Kite at The Red Hart, The Golden Lion or The Cornerstone. And don’t miss the Caribbean flavours of Rose Buds café or the Mediterranean style of The Loft.

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Bangkok Lounge

Dalchini Spice

The Loft Shefford

The White Hart


For a small town, Shefford boasts an excellent choice of schools all within a mile and a half, making them within walking distance of your new home and cutting the costs and congestion of the school run.
Younger pupils can choose between the Ofsted ‘good’ rated Shefford Lower School or travel a little further for the ‘outstanding’ rated Campton Lower School. The town operates a three-tier system, with Robert Bloomfield Academy middle school, which is also rated ‘outstanding’, providing the stepping stone to Samuel Whitbread Academy high school and 6th form, which is rated ‘good’.
Acorn Pre-School and The Woodlands Pre-School in the town provide a first class start for the very youngest members of your family.

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Acorn Pre School

Campton Lower School

Robert Bloomfield Academy

Samuel Whitebread Academy

Shefford Lower School

The Woodlands Pre School


The local Bedfordshire countryside has been admired for generations, leading to the creation of some fascinating country parks and stately homes that are well worth a visit. Check out Wrest Park, Woburn Abbey, Rowen Warren or the extensive Barton Hills National Nature Reserve. Hoo Hill Maze puts some family fun into your free time, with a warm welcome ahead of your puzzle solving challenge.
Golfers will enjoy a great value round at RAF Henlow Golf Club, which is open to all despite being part of the airbase, while Beadlow Manor Golf Club provides its own unique tests. For other sports, try Pendleton Sports Centre in nearby Stotfold. Bedford, Luton and Stevenage all offer a wide range of evening entertainment including cinemas and theatres.

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Beadlow Manor Golf Club

Crystal Leisure Pools

Gilbertine Priory

Hoo Hill Maze

JITG Theatre Chicksands

Shefford Millenial Green


The local high street has a number of shops and stores which will cover all your essentials. For a more extensive shopping trip, the options are endless, with so many towns and cities within easy reach. Head for the Garden Square Shopping centre in Letchworth, the Olde Watermill Shopping Village in Barton-le-Clay, or the huge choice in Luton, including the Quadrant, The Mall and Bedford Square. Milton Keynes has even more to offer with the Intu and Xscape shopping centres plus Centre MK.
For convenient, out of town shopping, head for the A1 Retail Park, to the north, where you’ll find a host of home and fashion names, including Next, M&S, TK Max and Laura Ashley.
For the ultimate blow out, the flagship stores of Oxford Street are less than an hour away by train, offering enough retail therapy to satisfy even the most ardent shopaholic.

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Garden Square Shopping Centre


Olde Watermill shopping village

Tesco Express


Shefford is centrally located, providing easy access to a number of major towns and cities. Letchworth is 8miles, Bedford is 10miles, Stevenage is 13miles, Luton is 15miles, Milton Keynes is around 20miles and Cambridge is 26miles. The end of the A1(M) is only a six mile drive from the development.
London is 45 miles away, with the quickest access being by train from nearby Arlesey Station, just 4miles away. Here you’ll find direct services to Kings Cross / St Pancras every half an hour, with a journey time of 40 minutes. In the other direction, Peterborough is also just a 40minute ride.
If you are heading further afield, London Luton Airport is a half an hour drive, giving easy access to domestic, European and worldwide flights for business and family holidays.

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Arlesey station

Baldock station

London Luton Airport

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The development location is Ivel Road,Shefford,Bedfordshire,SG17 5LB

Opening Times

This development is open please see our opening times

Day Opening times
Monday 10:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 10:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday 12:00pm - 5:30pm
Friday 10:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday 10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday 10:00am - 5:30pm

Did you know you can call us anytime between 8am and 8pm?


The Redrow difference has always been in the detail. That’s why in practically every room, in every Redrow home, you’ll find a special feature or an inspired touch that’s been designed to impress.

Redrow consistently strive to be at the forefront of design and innovation, and we continue to review new and emerging trends to ensure we bring you the best available finishing touches to help you create your own truly inspirational home.

Touches you’ll find all around you in your new home. From stunning brick detailing, high quality sandstone plinths, headers and cills, wide barge boards, decorative ridgework and ornate finials, every home is built to an individual specification.

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At Redrow we strive to use materials that are not only in keeping with the area but are from accredited sources.

We are proud members of the World Wildlife Fund Forestry Trade Network, which means we continually strive to increase our use of timber from accredited sources.

Also, to help maintain your Heritage Collection home's good looks, with next to no effort from you, we've crafted frames from Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP), so there’s no need for painting or maintenance.

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Redrow insist on quality throughout the home. And that extends to using only the finest appliances.

Redrow kitchens feature the latest in integrated, energy-saving appliances from leading brand manufacturers such as Siemens, Bosch & AEG.

Our bedrooms have the option of hand-crafted fitted wardrobes from Hammonds and Gooding Group, both of which are dedicated to bringing you quality from the inside out.

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Design has always been important to us at Redrow and all our homes are designed to be traditional on the outside but thoroughly modern on the inside.

Design is not just about intricate details. Every aspect of our homes has been carefully thought through, with one eye on the key trends in interior design, the other on the needs of the homeowner.

Whether it’s the size, layout, the plethora of family-friendly features, right down to the proximity of schools, transport and amenities, your new home has been designed for life. Your life. 

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Enjoy the peace of mind knowing that your Redrow home is not only better for the planet, but it also works out much cheaper for you to run…

Our homes offer, on average, a 53% improvement in heat loss compared to homes built in the 70's and 35% over homes built just 10 years ago†

Our homes consistently out-perform the recommended minimum air-tightness standards, resulting in LESS heat loss and FEWER draughts.

Our homes come with SMART meters fitted as standard, putting you in control of your electricity usage and your bills

Our homes could reduce your fuel bills by over £550* per year.

Our homes come with 100% low energy light fittings fitted as standard, plus water efficient fittings, saving you £86 on your annual water bill.

Research conducted by National Energy Services and commissioned by the New Homes Marketing Board. 
*  Research conducted by National Energy Services and commissioned by the New Homes Marketing Board.

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Helping you move

Ways to Help You Move


Help to Sell

From old to new in 4 easy steps – and help towards estate agents' fees

What is Help to Sell?

Help to Sell is a great way to make moving home simpler. It enables you to buy a brand new Redrow home, while we take care of selling your current property for you; even helping out with a contribution towards your estate agent's fees. With Help to Sell, we'll arrange the valuations, appoint an estate agent to conduct your home's marketing activity and take the paperwork off your hands too.

Who is it for?

For all homeowners looking for a hassle free way to sell their home. Unlike Part Exchange, Help to Sell covers any home, whether it's a flat, maisonette or ex-council house, whatever the value relative to the price of your new Redrow home. So whether you want to move up, downsize or even step sideways, Help to Sell could be the best move you could make.

How does it work?

Help to Sell helps you move into your brand new Redrow home in four simple steps: 

Step 1 - Choose your new Redrow home
Step 2 - We’ll agree a valuation and marketing plan for your existing property
Step 3 - We will work with the estate agent to achieve a quick sale and contribute towards your fees
Step 4 - Reserve and move into your new Redrow home

What should I do next?

For an easier way to move, talk to a Redrow Sales Consultant today about how Help to Sell can help get you moving.


The contribution towards *estate agent's' fees will vary depending on the property being purchased. Please liaise with our Sales Consultants for full details. Please note, if having sold your property through Help to Sell, you decide for any reason you no longer wish to proceed with the purchase of the Redrow home, then you become responsible for the estate agent's fees and costs. If a customer completes on their related sale prior to the completion of their Redrow home they must pay the estate agent fees in full and the Redrow fee contribution will be reimbursed upon legal completion. Subject to build stage.


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There are many different kinds of mortgages. And many different kinds of mortgage provider. From traditional banks and building societies to the new generation specialist lenders. With so much choice available, you’d do well to ask a mortgage specialist. Which is where we come in.

We work with specially selected mortgage specialists who can help find the mortgage deal that’s best for you. And the best thing is, you hardly have to lift a finger. Just fill in your details below and let our mortgage calculator do the maths.

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Investment Information

For a better return on your investment, choose Redrow
In these days of low interest rates and a volatile stock market, Buy to Let can appear to be an attractive income investment especially over the medium term (5-10 years). Based on the predicted rental values, a yield of up to 5.5% is possible. Proving that an investment in a new Redrow home could provide you with a far better yield than savings sat in your bank.

Properties with instant appeal
We design all our properties so that the first question a tenant asks is 'When can I move in?'. Bright, spacious and well planned with open plan living areas and immaculately specified kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms. They’ll love the energy bills too, thanks to the environmental efficiency of the property.

Location, location, location
The key to success in Buy To Let is having a desirable property in a desirable area. At Redrow we work hard to ensure all our developments are located in sought-after settings. Properties with real rental appeal, with proximity to shops and amenities, good transport links and good schools.

Timeless quality for an easy life
Whether you’re a landlord or a tenant, we all want an easy life. And with every Redrow homes being 100% new, there’s next to no maintenance required.

Minimum deposit is typically 20% for a house, 30% for an apartment
No minimum income
Don’t have to be a home owner
Average formula = rental must be 125% mortgage payment
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