Bovis Homes - The Chase, BA9
The Chase is an exciting new development on the edge of the historic Somerset market town of Wincanton. There is a superb choice of two, three and four bedroom homes at The Chase, all thoughtfully designed to meet the needs of modern living. So if you're looking for a quality new home close to the countryside but convenient for local services, your search ends here.How we can help.
If you are a first-time buyer considering your first step onto the property ladder, or if you are looking to make your next move in the market, we can help. !
- help. to Buy - Equity: The Government-backed shared equity scheme where you need just a 5% deposit and a 75% mortgage, with a 20% equity loan from the Government. This is available on selected properties up to £600,000 at Bovis Homes developments in England.
- Home Exchange: Bovis Homes could buy your property from you, allowing you to reserve the home of your choice. We could also help. by purchasing a property further down the chain. Please note, terms and conditions apply.
- Smooth Move: Bovis Homes could deal with the estate agents on your behalf and cover the costs of selling your existing home.
Its rural setting makes Wincanton an ideal location from which to explore the surrounding countryside of Somerset, the Blackmore Vale and neighbouring Dorset and Wiltshire, either on foot, on bicycle or horseback. The town itself has a range of historic pubs, a museum and a wealth of local sports clubs and societies. It has its own Sports Ground, Sports Centre, Skate Park and the famous Wincanton Racecourse. Visit the National Trust's Stourhead House and Gardens, or marvel at the breath-taking views from King Alfred's Tower, a 1771 folly, both within 10 miles. Historic Glastonbury, Shaftesbury and Sherborne are all just a half hour's drive away with Bath and Salisbury about an hour.
There are a number of local schools providing education close to The Chase. Wincanton Primary School and Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Primary School are both just half a mile away, catering for 4 - 11-year-olds. King Arthur's Community School for 11 to 16-year-olds is on the doorstep in West Hill. Sixth form education is available at Sexeys School, Bruton and there are two independent schools all within four miles.
The Chase is just half a mile from Wincanton town centre which has a range of local shops and services for everyday needs including a Boots pharmacy, supermarkets, a newsagent and other independent specialist stores. Every month there is a popular Farmers' Market in the town centre. Gillingham, Shaftesbury and Yeovil are not far and have many well known High Street brands and supermarkets.
Wincanton is in the extreme south-east of Somerset on the borders of Dorset and Wiltshire and is served by a number of major trunk roads. The A303 through the town is the main route from London to Cornwall and links the area with the M5 and the M3. The A37 offers a direct route north to Bristol and to the scenic Dorset coast to the south. The railway station five miles away at Templecombe & Castle Cary station offers services to major UK cities including London, Exeter and Bath, while coaches run from Yeovil. For air travel Bristol International Airport is approximately 35 miles away and ferry services run from Poole, just 40 miles away.