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A Week in the Life of a Taunton to Bath Commuter

Living in Taunton is an absolute joy. From the incredible restaurants to the stunning parks via the shopping and cultural experience, there’s so much to see and do in the town. However, many of those who move to Taunton commute out to cities like Bath in order to keep their current jobs.

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The Benefits of Living Outside of a City

There used to be a time not so long ago that if you wanted an exciting life, you had to live in a city. Cities were where all the exciting bars were, where you’d find culture and where you’d discover all the new things brilliant people had been working on.

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Cycling in Taunton – Where to Go

One of the many delights of living in Somerset is, undoubtedly, the sheer variety of cycle paths and routes available. It’s home to a thriving community of hobbyist cyclists discovering new routes and sharing them with friends, family and strangers online.

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A Week in the Life of a Taunton to Bristol Commuter

Living in Taunton isn’t just about enjoying the terrific culture, scenery and food – it’s about fantastic transport links too, making Taunton a place that anyone can live. From our King’s Square development in the heart of Taunton it’s a 25-minute walk, 9-minute cycle or just a 6-minute drive to the train station.

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Things to do with Toddlers in and around Taunton

Living with a toddler is often like living with a little hurricane in your house. They’re explosive, energetic and usually hilarious, but their energy is better spent outside of the house than in it.

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15 Top Taunton Food and Drink Producers

Somerset is famed for its rolling hills, friendly charm and spectacular towns and cities, but that’s not all it’s known for. In fact, you could argue that the first thing people think of when somebody mentions the history county of Somerset is the incredible food and drink produced there.

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7 Great Reasons to Live in Taunton

Here at Arc Homes, we absolutely love Taunton – it’s why we’re committed to building incredible new developments like our King’s Square properties. Over the years we’ve been involved in the town, we’ve seen first-hand what a remarkable place it is to live, with so much to see and do in the town and in the surrounding areas.

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Top Sports and Activities in Taunton

When you’re moving to a new town it can sometimes be difficult to get settled down immediately. There’s new people, a new way of life and new opportunities to explore – all of which means you might need a few weeks to really get into the rhythm of your spectacular new home.

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Top five schools in Taunton – some of the best in the country

Moving to a new area isn’t just about finding the right home – it’s about finding somewhere where your children can truly flourish. Whether they’re 6 or 16, finding an area with outdoor spaces, indoor activities, low crime and high-quality schooling is essential to the long-term happiness and development of your child.

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Taunton’s transport links – more connected than you might think

Taunton is an incredible place to live, from its delightful restaurants, spectacular scenery and brilliant schools to museums, galleries, green spaces and bars – there can be no doubting its credentials as a tremendous base from which to spend your time.

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Keep it local! Taunton’s many local food and drink producers and amazing Farmers Market

Eating and drinking well in 2017 has never been easier. From major supermarkets stocking formally niche produce like kale and quinoa to social media superstars teaching us to cook simply and healthily, there’s a real food revolution going on.

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Taunton: A tranquil and beautiful place to live

It’s easy to fall in love with Taunton; with spectacular scenery, the town is nestled between the remarkable, stunning natural beauty of the Quantock Hills and the Blackdown Hills, Taunton has long held a reputation as the archetypal county town.

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Why are So Many Young Professionals Moving to Taunton?

When it comes to places to live, Taunton has quickly become one of the must-live locations for young professionals in the UK. With a host of new bars and restaurants along with new property developments like Arc Homes’ Kings Square project, Taunton is on the constant rise and it’s not likely to be knocked off the running list for ‘best places to live’.

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Experience the History and Culture Around Taunton With Beautiful National Trust Sites and Museums

Moving to a new area can be incredibly exciting and exceptionally daunting at the same time. From meeting new people to discovering your favourite restaurant, a new home can mean a whole fresh set of experiences in life for you to enjoy.

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Top Five Restaurants in Taunton

Living in Taunton provides many things – beautiful countryside, excellent transport links, wonderful schools and a true community spirit, but those aren’t its only virtues. That’s because alongside these highlights, there’s also a surprisingly robust dining culture, one that’s given birth to dozens of stunning restaurants. 

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Taunton Schools Receive 'Outstanding' Rating from Ofsted   

When you relocate with children a lack of good schools in an area can really affect your ability to move. Thankfully, that’s not the case within Taunton.

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