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Close to Trowbridge and Warminster, Westbury is a small rural town on the edge of the Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire. Despite its size, the town is an excellent commuter location due to its station that’s positioned on the Great Western Railway line between London Paddington and Penzance – making Westbury an ideal life-balance location. 


Buying a new build in Westbury

Perfect for interior design enthusiasts, new build homes offer a blank canvas that you  can truly make your own. High in energy efficiency, they also provide you with easy-to-heat rooms and reduced monthly bills – so you have more freedom to explore beautiful Westbury and Wiltshire.

Living in Westbury

Day-to-day amenities and weekend adventures 

Westbury has a good range of local shops, amenities and businesses, including a good choice of supermarkets and sports, and leisure, venues. 

The famous White Horse at Bratton looks down from the hills above the town, and is a well-known landmark in the area. Not to mention, a fantastic vantage point with stunning views on the edge of the Salisbury Plain.

A focal point for shopping, heritage and culture in beautiful surroundings – for history and culture, the historic Roman city of Bath is just over half an hour’s drive. Plus, you have the picturesque town of Frome just over the border in Somerset, where you can enjoy its famous monthly market – the Frome Independent.

Ideal for growing families

The town has a good range of both primary and secondary school options in its catchment area. Plus, the secondary school, Matravers School, also offers sixth-form tuition. Students can also attend Trowbridge College –  one of Wiltshire College’s campuses – just under five miles away, for further and higher education courses.

Well connected

The town is served by the busy A350, which crosses with the A36 that connects to the main cross-country routes with Salisbury, Bath, Chippenham, Trowbridge and Shaftesbury. You also have the M4 to the north, which gives you easy access to London and Reading. 

For travel by rail, Westbury train station offers journeys to London Paddington that take approximately an hour and a half, with plenty of services operating throughout the day.

And for when you want to getaway, Bristol Airport is over an hour away by 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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