New Homes in Somerset

A charming corner of the South West known for its exceptional natural beauty, Somerset is a rural county which borders Devon, Dorset, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire, as well as Bristol. Whether you’re after easy access to that city and all its attractions, or seek a life in the country, new homes in Somerset are available in places like Yeovil and county town Taunton

 

With something to suit all tastes and budgets, this is an exciting part of the country where you’ll find stunning coastal scenery, swathes of open countryside and beauty spots like the Quantock Hills. We could help you find your dream home in the county, courtesy of our developments in Somerset which are shown below.


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Brue Place
Brue Place
Huntspill Road, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3DE
  • £219,995 to £288,995
  • 2 and 3 bedroom
  • Set within 5 acres of open space, Brue Place is a development of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes in Highbridge. Here you will find a brand new play area and a proposed new primary school. Within walking distance you will find places to eat and drink. Also on your doorstep is the West Somerset Coastline, which is perfect for enjoying the outdoors. If you want to travel further afield, Highbridge train station is 0.5 miles away.
Somer Meadows
Coming soon
Somer Meadows
White Post, Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Midsomer Norton, Somerset, BA3 4QA
  • Coming soon
  • Somer Meadows is set within 7.8 acres of open space and is a development of 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes in the town of Midsomer Norton. This new community will have a brand new play area and footpaths for you to enjoy. Your new home will sit on the edge of the Somerset countryside, whilst only being 2 miles to the high street and local supermarkets. There is also a regular bus service, direct to Bath City Centre.
Parish Brook
Parish Brook
Engine Lane, Innsworth, Nailsea, Bristol, BS48 4RH
  • £424,995 to £494,995
  • 2 and 4 bedroom
  • Set within 5 acres of open space, Parish Brook is a development of 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes. Here you can enjoy brand new cycle paths and two new play areas. Your new home will be on the edge of the North Somerset countryside, whilst only being 6 minutes from supermarkets and high street shops. Nailsea & Backwell train station and the M5 can be reached in under 15 minutes.
Harbourside @ The Quays
Coming soon
Harbourside @ The Quays
Rhodfa'r Doc Glanhau, Barry, VALE OF GLAMORGAN, CF63 4JE
  • Coming soon
  • Harbourside @ The Quays is a new development in Barry offering 4 bedroom homes. Situated on Barry Waterfront, our energy efficient homes offer scenic waterside views in a great location. Barry Island and the town centre are within walking distance, plus commuters will enjoy great rail and road links.
Barratt Homes @ Parc Fferm Wen
Barratt Homes @ Parc Fferm Wen
Cowbridge Road, St Athan, Vale of Glamorgan, CF62 4HJ
  • £220,500 to £306,500
  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Introducing Parc Fferm Wen, a development of 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes in St Athan. Here you will be next to green open fields and just a short drive from the picturesque Welsh Coast. Families will enjoy the play areas on site, just a short walk away from your new home. There are close links to Barry and Cardiff which will be great for commuters.

What are Somerset communities like?

Somerset has a diverse range of communities. The city of Bath, renowned for its Georgian architecture and Roman Baths, exudes historic charm. Taunton, the county town, blends old and new, with a bustling high street and historic landmarks. The coastal town of Weston-super-Mare attracts visitors with its seaside charm and lively atmosphere. Quaint villages like Dunster showcase thatched cottages and ancient charm. Whether in the heart of a bustling city or a tranquil village, Somerset communities offer a warm and welcoming environment.

What is life like in Somerset?

If you’re looking to be surrounded by beautiful natural landscapes in the South West, then buying a house in Somerset could be an easy decision to make. Especially when you factor in our range of offers which could save you thousands of pounds, such as the Part Exchange scheme.

What is there to see and do in Somerset?

With natural attractions like the Quantock Hills, Mendip Hills, Exmoor and Cheddar Gorge, Somerset is a haven for people who love to spend their time outdoors. And that’s before you get stuck into walks along the South West Coast Path and beaches such as Brean Beach, Berrow Beach and Kilve Beach, which are all incredible spots to relax in the sun, splash in the sea and even hunt for fossils. 

From visits to landmarks like Glastonbury Tor and Wells Cathedral, to Bath’s famous spa waters or cultural spots like the Museum of Somerset, Fleet Air Arm Museum, Haynes International Motor Museum or the Somerset Rural Life Museum, there’s so much to enjoy. Not to mention, the kids will be in their element when you take them to Brean Theme Park and Animal Farm Adventure Park.

What is education like in Somerset?

There are plenty of good schools across the county where your little ones can begin or continue their learning. Some of Somerset’s best primary schools include Preston CofE in Yeovil – rated as outstanding by Ofsted – and Taunton’s Parkfield Primary and Staplegrove Church School. 

Your children can move on to the outstanding Castle School in Taunton when it’s time to start secondary, while the Cheddar’s Kings of Wessex Academy, the Blue School in Wells and West Somerset College in seaside town Minehead are all good schools according to Ofsted. If you live in Bath, then you could do worse than a progression from Bathwick St Mary Church of England Primary School on to Ralph Allen School.

How are the transport links in Somerset?

Road

The M5 motorway connects Somerset to key destinations across the UK. It runs from Exeter in the south to Bristol and Birmingham in the north, passing through Somerset towns like Taunton and Bridgwater. Somerset also has a network of A roads that connect various parts of the county, providing access to towns, villages and scenic locations.

Public Transport

Somerset's public transport system includes a network of buses and trains, ensuring residents have reliable options for commuting and travelling further afield.

Accessible Transport Initiatives

An accessible bus service, supported by Somerset County Council funding, caters to individuals who may face challenges in using conventional transport. The council encourages community transport initiatives and car-sharing schemes, aiming to reduce the environmental impact of individual travel.

 

What nature is there to see in Somerset?

Somerset is a haven for nature lovers, home to beautiful landscapes. The Somerset Levels, a wetland area, provide a habitat for different bird species and unique ecosystems. Exmoor National Park spans across Somerset and Devon and boasts rugged moorlands and stunning coastal scenery. Cheddar Gorge, with its towering limestone cliffs, is a must-visit location. Coastal areas like Burnham-on-Sea offer sandy beaches and serene ocean views. Somerset's natural beauty is perfect for connecting with nature.

What is the Somerset property scene like?

Some parts of Somerset have stronger property markets than others, while certain areas have seen incredible booms in recent years. With Brue Place in Highbridge offering expertly designed 3 and 4 bedroom homes, there’s every chance your new home in Somerset could make for a sound investment. 

Whether you’re interested in a contemporary family home which opens up to miles of beautiful countryside on the edge of Taunton, or an even more rural setting on the outskirts of Chard, don’t miss our range of offers to give yourself a head start with your purchase, such as our Movemaker scheme. 

Want to learn more about buying a property in the South West? Check out our South West property buying guide

New Homes Offers & Schemes in Somerset

If you make your move with us, you’ll be able to choose from great offers and schemes.

With the Part Exchange scheme, we help you sell your existing home and pay your estate agent fees. In case it doesn’t sell, we can be your guaranteed buyer. Our Home Reach scheme could be ideal for you if you’re trying to get on the property ladder. Whatever your unique requirements, we are by your side.

Browse our vast selection of new homes in Somerset and get in touch today.