Houndwood

Caribee Quarter, Street, SOMERSET, BA16 0GE
  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £241,995 To £294,995
  • Help to Buy scheme available

    Help to Buy properties are new builds in England with a value of £600,000 or less. They must be bought as a main home and be fully owned by you.

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10 year warranty

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Our friendly team are here to help you find your ideal home.

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For sales enquiries 08448111855 8am - 9pm Mon-Fri, 8am-8pm Sat-Sun

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Introducing Houndwood

Here, you’ll find a range of 2, 3, and 4 bedroom homes in Street, Somerset. Houndwood is full of open space, from local parks to a football pitch, great for taking the kids out to play or for a relaxing walk. There's even an orchard.

With Clarks Village on your doorstep and well respected Millfield school, Houndwood is a great place for you and your family.

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Opening hours

Monday 12:30pm to 5:30pm, Tuesday to Sunday 10am - 5:30pm

More convenient living
  • An award winning development
  • Lots of open space within the development
  • Within the catchment area of great schools
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A fantastic location
  • The M5 is 12 miles away
  • Castle Cary Train Station is 10 miles away
  • Bristol is 29 miles away
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Introducing Houndwood

Discover what makes Houndwood a great place to call home

Help to Buy calculator

YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE. This calculator is provided for guidance only; Barratt Homes does not offer mortgage advice. Subject to full affordability checks, you may qualify for a higher equity loan amount from the government. You should take advice from a suitably qualified adviser before agreeing to a mortgage.

Quality you can trust

When you buy a Barratt home you can be confident you're dealing with one of the nation's most trusted home builders.

5 star builder rating

5 star builder rating

We're the only national home builder to win this prestigious award every year since 2009. Awarded to Barratt Developments Plc Group brands


10 Year Warranty

10 Year Warranty

Peace of mind. All our homes come with a reassuring 10 year NHBC Buildmark Warranty.


Why wait when there's Help to Buy?

- With a 20% equity loan, you only need a 75% mortgage
- Government-backed for peace of mind
- Available on homes worth up to £600,000 in England
- Buy from the UK’s biggest volume housebuilder
- Over 90% of our homeowners recommend us

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Happy Homeowners

What our happy homeowners say about us

"Wouldn't change a thing about the buying and moving in experience. People say buying a house is one of the most stressful things in a person's life - are they lying?"

"You don't feel like you're living in Street, feel like I'm in a trendy area of Bristol or even London! Love the green areas, risen plant beds, how all the houses have a theme."

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Show homes

Why not come and visit us at Houndwood to see the high quality finish of a Barratt home for yourself? Below are the show homes we have open for viewings.

If you really like what you see, our show homes are often available to buy. Call our friendly Sales Advisers on 08448 111 855 to find out more.

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Polaris

  • 4 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Betria

  • 2 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Lucida

  • 3 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Essentials on your doorstep

You will find plenty of space to relax and enjoy the scenery at Houndwood. Every home has a garden, and the development features a wide variety of green spaces from Linear Park to Orchard Square. So whether you want to have a Sunday afternoon stroll or a kick-about with the kids, Houndwood has all the space you'll need.

Efficient, modern design

At Houndwood you can enjoy your home and garden at the same time thanks to our Scandinavian inspired designs which flood natural light into every room.

Our homes at Houndwood are also very carbon efficient, with 25% less carbon emissions than a standard new-build home, meaning your new home will look good and be sustainable.

The build so far

When you move to Houndwood, you’ll be part of a new community joining our existing happy homeowners.

Our site team are well underway, with over half of the development successfully built. They are now moving onto our next three and four bedroom homes which are due to be ready for you to move into this winter. We anticipate that all our new homes at Houndwood will be built by the end of 2019.

Meet the team

Sharon - Sales Adviser

Lynda, Sales Adviser

Sales

When you buy your new home at Houndwood, Sharon and Lynda will be there to help you every step of the way.

Mortgage Advice

For free, professional advice on how much you could borrow, speak to one of our friendly mortgage advisers from Gerry Dupree or London and Country.

Site

The professionalism of our site managers has ensured that for the 7th year, they have won more NHBC Pride in the Job Quality Awards than any other housebuilder.

Customer Services

After you have moved into your new home, our friendly customer service team are just a phone call away should you need them.

A fantastic location

Come to Houndwood and you'll be living in a modern development close to the vibrant town of Street, which is full of great shops within Clarks Village and the High Street. There are a number of restaurants and cafes along the High Street and they are all within walking distance from Houndwood.

At Houndwood you’ll have access to a variety of good transport links, rail and road to make commuting that little bit simpler.

Transport Location Distance (Approximate)
Train Station Castle Cary 10 miles
Coach Station Yeovil 13 miles
Airport Bristol International 20 miles
School Name Information

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English

Percentage achieving English Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Maths

Percentage achieving Maths Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Science

Percentage achieving Science Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Agg

Aggregate score of English, Maths & Science results.

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KS2VA

Pupil progress against national average (100). 100+ is above national average; under 100 is below national average.

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Local Average N/A 86.5% 89.0% 94.3% 279.5 100.8
Brookside Community Primary School

Pupils: 459

89.50% 92.00% 94.00% 276 101.4
Avalon School

Pupils: 62

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Hindhayes Infants School

Pupils: 232

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Walton Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School

Pupils: 144

88.00% 95.00% 100.00% 283 100.1
Elmhurst Junior School

Pupils: 264

82.00% 80.00% 89.00% 251 N/A
Millfield School

Pupils: 1231

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Strode College

Pupils: 1556

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Crispin School

Pupils: 1096

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
The Mendip Centre

Pupils:

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Compton Dundon CofE Primary School

Pupils: 50

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Evenings and weekends

History and Culture

There's so much for you and your family to see and do in Somerset. Whether it's exploring Cheddar Gorge or a trip to the mystical Glastonbury Tor, you certainly won't be short of ideas for family day trips. The Somerset landscape is a big natural playground where you can take part in all sorts of activities, from abseiling to cycling.

Sports and Leisure

You'll find excellent sporting facilities in the nearby town of Street. There are two swimming pools, indoor and outdoor. The indoor pool is part of the Street Complex; it's state of the art with a large six-lane pool, sauna and kids' teaching pool. Fancy a splash outdoors? Then head to the Greenbank swimming pool. This lovely grade-II listed lido makes for a great family day out when the sun is shining.

Shopping

You can find everything the family need at Street high street, which is only a few minutes away from Houndwood. If you want to spend a day enjoying a stroll around the shops, then head to Clarks Village. This shopping outlet has over 90 shops, along with a wide variety of cafes and restaurants.

Live the life

Houndwood is the ideal place for you to raise your family. Full of green space, close to shops and with easy access to travel links, this modern development offers you and your family the chance to live in a sustainable, growing community. If you want to put down some roots, then Houndwood is a great place to start.


Investing in a Barratt home

Financial Advice

Our team can introduce you to new build mortgage advisers who will offer expert advice specific to your needs. They’ll help find the best buy-to-let investment mortgages, as well as offering guidance on tax and portfolio planning. Most can also meet you at a time and place that’s convenient for you.

Letting Agents

The right agent can make investing much easier. We have strong relationships with reliable local letting agents who will help you achieve the best rental rates for your property. We can also help negotiate management fees and commission rates so you get the best deal.

Legal Advice

If you need it, we can provide you with a list of fully independent solicitors. Offering fast, effective service at competitive rates, the firms we recommend have handled thousands of transactions for Barratt and are familiar with the entire process – meaning less hassle for you.

Quality

Our homes appeal to potential tenants, not just because they look great, but also because we design them to be energy efficient and low maintenance to live in. Our homes have won some of the industry’s most coveted awards for design and quality, and we’re the only major national housebuilder to be awarded a Five Star Housebuilder Award by the Homebuilders Federation, every year since 2009.

Great locations

Decades of UK building experience means we really understand the market – creating homes people desire, in places they want to live. Our properties offer great local amenities and facilities, and are close to major transport links. People like living in Barratt homes – which makes them great investments.

We could help you buy

Please contact a sales adviser to find out which specific offers are available on this development and how they could help you buy your new home.

  • Help to Buy

    Equity Loan Mortgage Calculator

    Whether you’re a first time buyer or already on the property ladder, you could buy a new home with just a 5% deposit.

  • Part Exchange

    If you're looking for more space for the family now could be an excellent time to buy and with Part Exchange, we could be your guaranteed buyer. No stress or fuss, just an easy move for you and your family.

A more straightforward move

Reserving your home

  1. Like this development? Browse the different homes we have, find the one you're interested in and register your interest.
  2. Once you get in touch our helpful team will be happy to answer your questions and show you round.
  3. When you visit the development, we'll meet you in our show home before guiding you around the home you're interested in.
  4. If you're keen, you'll be able to reserve your home there and then - and we'll take it straight off the market.
To find out more or visit the development, just give us a call:
0844 556 6166

The buying process

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

The buying process in Scotland

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

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