Persimmon Homes - Birds Marsh View, SN15
Situated in a rural location on the edge of Chippenham, this exciting development is proving to be extremely popular with homebuyers. Close to the lovely countryside, yet just a mile from the town centre, it also has excellent access to the motorway network.
This development offers a choice of two and three bedroom homes in a variety of sizes and designs. There is something to suit everyone, whether you're a first time buyer or need more space for your family.
Chippenham is one of Wiltshire's thriving market towns. There's a traditional High Street – with two street markets each week – a Market Square, and a choice of modern shopping centres. The town is on the mainline rail route to London, and if you want to get to Bath by train, it takes just 10 minutes. Out and about there are some glorious places to discover in the Cotswolds and the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Sports facilities in the area are really good. The Olympiad Leisure Centre is a hub of activity, with a swimming pool, gym, fitness classes, football and badminton courts. There are swimming lessons and activities for children as well as a crèche for little ones. Further sports opportunities can be found at Sheldon Sports Hall, located in the parkland of Sheldon School, and Stanley Park is the place to be for aspiring footballers. Enjoy the outdoors at Monkton Park, an open space adjacent to the River Avon, approximately a mile south of Birds Marsh View. Equipped with a children's play area, it's a great destination for family picnics and dog walks. John Coles Park is also nearby with its mature trees, well-tended flower beds and Victorian bandstand. Other family attractions include the Lacock Abbey National Trust site, Longleat and Bowood House & Gardens.
There are a number of primary schools within walking distance of Birds Marsh View, including St Paul's Primary School (approximately a 15 minute walk) and a brand new primary school will be built alongside a later phase of the development. Hardenhuish and Sheldon secondary schools are approximately 1 mile away from the site, as is the Chippenham campus of Wiltshire College.
Chippenham is a vibrant market town with much to offer its residents. On the banks of the River Avon, its bustling town centre is home to a wide selection of well-known stores. Colourful street markets are held in the High Street on Fridays and Saturdays, offering a variety of traditional and modern stalls. There's also a handy Co-op store, whilst approximately a mile to the west you'll find a Morrison's supermarket, complete with cafe, petrol station and car wash. The popular Allington Farm Shop is also within easy reach.
Chippenham train station is a 20 minute walk away, providing mainline connections to Bath, Bristol, Swindon and London. Birds Marsh View is approximately 4 miles from the M4, giving excellent access to the motorway network. For travel further afield, Bristol Airport has a wide range of national and international destinations – ideal for business or leisure.