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Chilton Polden

Settled within a great hillside location, just above the Somerset Levels, Chilton Polden is part of a line of small, friendly villages in the heart of Somerset. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, with a new home here you’ll have access to village and town-sized amenities with Glastonbury a short journey away. 


New homes in Chilton Polden

The choice of a modern new-build home provides you with high energy efficiency. This means you have easy-to-heat rooms and reduced monthly bills – giving you more freedom to enjoy everything Somerset has to offer. 

Living in Chilton Polden

Journeys from stunning Somerset

With easy access to the M5 at Bridgwater, you have a quick and convenient route to Bristol and Taunton. And the A39 also links to Street, Glastonbury and Wells.  

For travel by rail, you have Bridgwater and Highbridge & Burnham station which are both under 20 minutes away by car. 

And for journeys abroad, Bristol Airport is approximately a 45-minute drive away.  

Coast, countryside and Britain's most iconic festival

Famous for its wildlife and unique landscape, the Somerset Levels on the coast offers picturesque views and beautiful weekend walks. You’ve also got the RSPB reserve at Greylake and the National Nature Reserve at Shapwick Heath nearby – which is perfect for nature lovers. 

For culture and heritage explorers, Glastonbury Tor and Wells Cathedral are two of the area’s national landmarks, and of course you have the annual, iconic Glastonbury Festival.

Day-to-day amenities

As well as the amenities of the village, you have the shops and facilities of the neighbouring village of Edington.  

Bridgwater, Street and Glastonbury are where you can find larger supermarkets, high-street brands and shops. And in the famous-festival town, you have independent and unique shops to discover. 

Catcott primary school was previously rated ‘good’ and is the local village school. Other options are also available in the nearby villages and towns. Street provides the nearest secondary level education, and it’s also home to Strode College of Further Education, one of the highest performing colleges nationally and with an Ofsted ‘outstanding’ rating.

Start your new build journey

Choosing your new home is one of the biggest decisions in life. Our mission is to make that journey easy and your dream home a reality. To take that next step, chat to our team today.

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