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A popular market town in northwest Wiltshire, Chippenham has so much to offer. Nestled on the banks of the River Avon, it’s a location with excellent transport links, a great range of schools and scenic surroundings – so it’s easy to see why Chippenham is such a popular place to call home.


Buying a new build in Chippenham

A money and time-saving choice, new-build homes offer high energy efficiency. This makes rooms easier to heat and is better for the environment. You also reduce your monthly bills – which means more freedom to do the things you love.

Living in Chippenham

Well connected

With the M4 so close by, the town benefits from excellent access to the motorway network, putting you within commutable distance of Bath, Bristol and Swindon. 

In the centre of town,  you can find Chippenham train station, which provides a mainline connection to Bath, Bristol, Swindon and London. 

For travel further afield, Bristol Airport has a wide range of national and international destinations – ideal for business or leisure.

Everything you need

A bustling town centre, Chippenham is home to a wide selection of well-known stores, weekly street markets and excellent sports facilities for all ages.

There’s a good selection of primary and secondary schools, including Corsham Primary School - which was previously rated ‘outstanding’. And for sixth-form education there’s Chippenham campus of Wiltshire College.

Glorious green spaces

Situated in an enviable position between the Cotswolds and North Wessex Downs AONB, you’re never far from stunning scenery in this part of the country.

For outdoors days out, the family-friendly Monkton Park is an open space that’s next to the River Avon. And John Coles Park is also nearby, with its very own Victorian bandstand. 

Other family attractions include the Lacock Abbey National Trust site, Longleat and Bowood House and Gardens.

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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