The village of Bourton is set on the cusp of the stunning Stourhead National Trust Estate and has a popular and thriving community. Facilities include a local pub, junior school, village hall, church, garage, village shop and post office. Nearby is the small town of Mere with many other facilities: library, doctors’ surgery, dentist, post office, chemist, police and fire station and a number of small shops.
The towns of Gillingham and Wincanton are about 4 miles and 5 miles away respectively and both offer extensive shopping facilities. The historic towns of Sherborne and Shaftesbury are within easy reach and the cities of Bath and Salisbury are both under an hour’s drive away.
There is a bus stop a short walking distance from the development that takes you to the train station in Gillingham. The train station has direct links to London.
Additionally, the homes are conveniently located a short drive from the A303 linking the village with both Exeter and the West Country to London (via M3).
The area has an enviable range of schools in both the state and private sector, including: