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An excellent location, the rural village of Purton is close to well-connected Swindon, the M4 motorway and the glorious Cotswolds. Just the right size for good amenities, yet with a peaceful countryside atmosphere – this north Wiltshire community is an ideal new-home base.   


Buying a new build in Purton

A money and time saving option, new homes provide high energy efficiency and easy-to-heat rooms. This also reduces your monthly bills, so you have more freedom to enjoy everything Wiltshire has to offer.

Living in Purton

A key location

By car, for extra local amenities you can reach Swindon in under half an hour and Royal Wootton Bassett is even closer in under 15 minutes. On the way, you will also cross the M4 which gives you a direct route to Greater London, Reading, and Bristol to the west. 

For travel by rail, Swindon train station is served by Great Western Rail services and offers excellent connections, and proximity to key commuter destinations, across the country.

When you want to get away, you have Bristol and Southampton Airport under a half an hour’s drive away.  

The joy of country charm 

For leisurely weekends and easy-going days out, the surrounding historical towns offer beautiful architecture, culture and great shopping. 

Cirencester features its own cathedral and beautiful high-street shops, Cricklade and Lechlade have a wealth of pubs, restaurants and riverside views. Or visit Chippenham near the Cotswolds for country fare and local theatre. 

Education and everything you need

For everyday amenities, the village has a range of well-known and local shops,  pubs, and day-to-day facilities and resources. And if you want town-sized shopping and supermarkets, you can head to the neighbouring Royal Wootton Bassett. 

Ideal for families, Purton has good secondary and primary options, including St Mary’s CE Primary School. Sixth form education is also offered at Royal Wootton Bassett Academy, Cirencester College, Swindon College and New College, Swindon.

As well as Swindon’s parks, leisure and retail centres, for water sports you can explore the Cotswold Country Park & Beach, Waterland Outdoor Pursuits and the Cotswold Sailing Club.

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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