Warminster is a historic market town on the edge of Salisbury Plain. With great amenities and transport connections, and plenty to do in the area, it’s an ideal location for professionals, families, retirees and those looking to rightsize their property.

Buying a new build house in Warminster

Warminster benefits from a rural location with great connections to nearby towns and cities. There are great facilities and amenities, making it the perfect location for a new home from Persimmon.

Living in Warminster

Wide open spaces

Salisbury Plain is an open space covering around 300 square miles. The land is a military training area and home to rare species of flora and fauna. You can explore the plain as part of a tour which showcases wildlife, heritage and off-roading. You’ll also be able to visit the curious abandoned village of Imber at certain times of the year. With all of this, plus endless open space on your doorstep, you’ll be able to easily get out and enjoy nature from your new Persimmon home.

Local landmarks

Just outside the town is Longleat Safari Park and House. The Safari Park was the first to open outside Africa and is still one of the best animal and sea life attractions in the UK. As well as wildlife, there’s a hedge maze, adventure castle, stately home and railway to enjoy, making this a fantastic day out for families and friends to enjoy from your new home.

Another nearby local attraction is Stonehenge. This world-famous landmark is just 25 minutes away and makes another great way to spend the day from your new home. As well as marvelling at this ancient wonder, there are plenty of walks to enjoy around the area that you’ll be able to enjoy time and again.

Great connections

Although it’s a rural town, Warminster has good road and rail connections. The A36 provides links towards Bath and Bristol in around an hour and joins the A303 for London in about two hours. The train station has a direct line to Bristol, with journeys taking 50 minutes, and connections to London take around two hours. These transport links are a great asset for the town, and you’ll be able to take full advantage of them from your new home in Warminster.

Our new housing developments in Warminster

Persimmon has new houses available across Warminster and Wiltshire, including Chippenham, Swindon and Westbury. Explore our available houses and contact our friendly customer services team to learn more.