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An old market town with a contemporary twist, and a great atmosphere, Keynsham has a key position between Bristol and Bath – making it an ideal family-friendly and commuter base to enjoy all the modern-comfort benefits that new homes bring.


Buying a new build in Keynsham

Perfect for those who love interior design, new- build homes offer a blank canvas that you can make your own. High in energy efficiency, they also provide you with easy-to-heat rooms and reduced monthly bills – making new homes a more affordable option that give you extra freedom.

Living in Keynsham

Big city and local amenities

With excellent local amenities, easy access to city life, and lovely riverside and country walks on your doorstep – a new-build home in Keynsham offers that sought-after life balance. 

The family-friendly town provides a wealth of shops and services, including well-known supermarkets – there’s also a thriving café culture here too. And if big-city shopping takes your fancy, the beautiful streets and independent shops of Bath are under half an hour away by car. And Bristol is even closer, with train journeys taking under 10 minutes. 

For education opportunities, In addition to the good choice of nursery, pre-school and primary schools, the Wellsway School offers both secondary and sixth-form tuition.

Well connected

A variety of direct A roads, including the A4 and A36 take you to Bath city centre in under half an hour. 

Via train, Bristol Temple Meads is a 10-minute journey from Keynsham station, or in the other direction in the same amount of time, you can reach Bath Spa. There’s also a frequent bus service between the two. 

And International couldn’t be easier, as Bristol Airport is just half an hour away by car.

Bristol, Bath and beautiful Somerset

With excellent transport networks, this is a good spot for getting into the countryside of North Somerset and up into the Mendip Hills to the south, or north into Wiltshire and the Cotswolds. 

For relaxing green space closer to home, you have the Memorial Park which hosts annual events including the ‘Festival of Music’. Plus, the River Chew and Avon are ideal for peaceful riverside walks, and there’s a cycle path to Bath.  

With Bristol and Bath so close, you’ll have every opportunity to enjoy history, culture, shopping, sport and leisure. Plus, both city centres are within walking distance of their train stations, so you don’t have to worry about finding somewhere to park the car.

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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