About the area Why live in Cheddar & Axbridge? Cheddar
Situated at the foot of the Mendip Hills, Cheddar is an ideal base from which to enjoy wonderful country walks. Road links are excellent, with easy access to the A38. Bristol is only 30 minutes away and the M5 motorway approximately 20 minutes. Public Transport is well represented with a bus service passing through the village every 30 minutes linking Cheddar with Axbridge, Weston Super Mare and Wells. Bristol International Airport is 25 minutes away. Please note, the village is not under the flight path therefore aircraft noise is not a consideration for residents. Local attractions include Cheddar Gorge, Wookey Hole Caves, Glastonbury Tor and the seaside at Weston Super Mare Axbridge
Axbridge is a town of great medieval charm, its rich history is apparent the moment you arrive and look at its streets and buildings. Many date partly from medieval times and were previously the homes of prosperous merchants, built in close proximity to each other in a long narrow profile and many have been much modified since. Later centuries have added their own houses and style variations to create the very intriguing mixture seen today. Axbridge is well located for commuting to local business centres of Wells, Cheddar, Weston-super-Mare and Bristol via the nearby M5 and A38. Bristol international Airport is 15 minutes drive away.