The pretty market town of Chippenham in Wiltshire has been sitting on the banks of the picturesque River Avon since Ancient Roman times. To this day, you will find plenty of historic attractions to visit including railway arches built and designed by the famous engineer Brunel. Nature lovers will love the easy access to the great outdoors with several local woodlands just moments away.
The stunning River Avon is a short distance from the development and offers plenty of pretty walks with ample opportunities for spotting wildlife and rare plants. The Cotswolds and Salisbury Plain are also within easy reach for fun days out with the family. The town of Chippenham offers plenty of attractions, including a Museum and Heritage Centre exploring the rich history of the local area and its people. There are also plenty of restaurants including Athena Mezze, Prezzo and fresh fish from Brixham sold in the Market Place on Friday and Saturday. Music lovers can also visit the annual Chippenham Folk Festival in May, now in its 45th year.
London is a two hour car journey from Chippenham, where you’ll find a wealth of world-class culture and cosmopolitan life. Many local residents commute to the capital for work, preferring the laid-back lifestyle of this pretty town. For those interested in wider travel, transport links are strong with a regular bus service connecting residents to towns including Bath, Calne, Devizes, Trowbridge and Swindon. Rail links are good and and Chippenham railway station features along the main line into London Paddington.