New Homes in Street
Live the life
A lively town in Somerset, Street is an ideal choice for a new home. Surrounded by the lovely countryside of the Somerset Levels and Polden Hills, the town provides a variety of leisure and everyday facilities.
Things to see and do
Ideally located for exploring the surrounding landscape, the famous Cheddar Gorge is just 35 minutes away by road. An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this area makes for a great day out for all the family.
There are several different caves to explore at Cheddar Gorge. Cox’s cave, for example, features colourful calcite sculptures and dancing fountains. Music and lighting further enhance the other-worldly experience. If you’d rather stay above ground, lovely walks offering great views are on offer, while rock climbing or adventure caving, can be enjoyed.
Glastonbury Tor is another highlight of the area and can be reached in less than 10 minutes. With an ancient and mysterious history, the spiritual site has had religious significance for the past 1,000 years.
Life in Street also gives you easy access to the city of Bath. Filled with beautiful buildings, the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and can be reached from Street in under an hour. Known for its natural hot spring waters, you can visit the Roman Baths before exploring the city’s museums, shops and attractions.
There are many schools, both primary and secondary, in Street and the surrounding area, offering families plenty of choice.
Those wanting to study at university will find the University of Bristol and the University of Bath close by.
Both take around an hour to reach, and offer a selection of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.
The town has great transport links whether you’re travelling by road, rail or air.
The nearest large train station is Castle Cary. Located just over nine miles away, London can be reached from here in one hour and 42 minutes, Bath in 54 minutes and Bristol in one hour and six minutes.
For those travelling further afield, the nearest airport is Bristol International, just over 19 miles away.
For those travelling by car, the major roads into the town include the M5, A303 and A39.