If the TripAdvisor reviews are anything to go by, this place is well worth checking out if you're ever in Bedford!
Hidden away in the charming village of Willington, you can find a 16th century stone dovecote which used to house over 1,000 pigeons. This site is within walking distance of the Danish Camp cafe, popular with locals and tourists.
Be sure to check the National Trust before your visit to check the Dovecote and/or Stables are open. Click the pink button to be taken to the site to view the opening times.
The National Trust also have fabulous articles about the history of this village so why not give those a read too?
There's plenty of wonderful sites to see in Bedford for free, and this is certainly one of them!
Concessions: Free entry