Monday 28th September 2020 09:01:01 AM
Historic Sites in Bedford
About this placeHoughton House today is the shell of a 17th century mansion commanding magnificent views, reputedly the inspiration for the ‘House Beautiful’ in John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress. It was built around 1615 for Mary, Dowager Countess of Pembroke, in a m
Where is it Located?Houghton House, Bedford MK45 2EZ, 1 mile NE of Ampthill off A421, 8 miles S of Bedford
How do I reach there?By Car Take the A421 south. Houghton House is on the left 1 mile before Ampthill, 8 miles S of Bedford.
Places to see nearbyAmpthill Park