Morrish Homes at Chard

At Morrish Homes we share a passion for creating special places with individually designed new build homes that reflect the original architecture of the area. This is why we are proud to showcase our traditional collection of two and three bedroom homes in Chard, Somerset.

Located close to Chard’s historic town centre, and within walking distance of the idyllic Chard Reservoir Nature Reserve, our new housing development at Oakwood is perfect for first-time buyers as well as young families.

With our range of incentives, including the Government Help to Buy Scheme, we are confident we can help you find your new home at Oakwood.

Chard Houses for Sale


New Homes in Chard

All newly built homes at Oakwood have been designed by our highly experienced team of experts, who have worked with internationally renowned Duchy of Cornwall Architects, and have cleverly brought the old to new by combining traditional construction with interiors suited to modern day living. Discover more by taking a look at our featured plots below.


Plot 20

Semi-detached 3 bedroom property with a spacious living room and a garage.


Plot 44

Semi-detached 3 bedroom property with an open plan kitchen/living room.


So much to explore

Oakwood is a short walk away from Chard town centre, which offers a great selection of independent shops & markets and well-known retailers such as Boots, New Look and Tesco. The town also boasts numerous cafes, pubs and restaurants, making it the perfect location for busy young professionals or families who need quick and easy access to local shops. 

Within an hour’s drive you can access both Exeter and Taunton and a larger range of shops and restaurants. There are a host of attractions close by for the family to enjoy, including the Ferne Animal Sanctuary with its fullfilled activities, Forde Abbey and Cricket St Thomas - both with their stunning houses, landscaped gardens and a choice of family events. Alternatively, for those that love to be beside the seaside or fossil hunt, Oakwood is a short drive to Lyme Regis with access to the Jurassic Coast and a whole variety of coastal activities to explore, as well as educational experiences at the Heritage Centres.

Chard Reservoir

Chard is nestled within the glorious South Somerset countryside, with easy access to an array of walks and bike rides. The idyllic Chard reservoir, with its abundance of wildlife, is very close by and is a haven for birdwatchers and anglers. There is also easy access to National Trust sites and areas of special scientific interest including Exmoor National Park.

For sports enthusiasts, Chard Town Football Club, Rugby Club and Cricket Club are all approximately a mile from the development. You will find a great range of amenities in Chard, including good schools and health & leisure facilities. Situated close to the main London to Exeter route, with excellent road and rail links, Oakwood is an ideal location to call home.


Interested in purchasing a house in Chard?

We would be more than happy to answer any questions you may have about purchasing a new build house in Chard, please register your interest by contacting us here

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Buying Schemes

We have a range of schemes available to help you make the move to your chosen Morrish home.

Help to Buy
Help to Buy

You could buy your new Morrish home with just a 5% deposit.

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Move Assist

We can help make your move to your dream Morrish home easy

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Your New Home Guide

We will be on hand to guide you through the whole moving process.

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