30 May

Cheddar: Natural wonders await in Somerset

Cheddar: Natural wonders await in Somerset

For those around the UK who are out and about at the moment looking for somewhere new to live, there will be many different things to consider, one of which will be the sort of surroundings they will want to immerse themselves in.

While young people will commonly look at the busier settlements up and down the country with a lot going on, there will be those for whom this is just too busy and noisy - pensioners for example - who will seek somewhere a lot quieter.

One perfect option can be found by those who are trying to find a home in Somerset, and more specifically property for sale in Cheddar. With only around 5,000 residents, the large village is ideal for older people seeking out a much quieter way of life.

Some of the best benefits of living in Cheddar will come from the fact that it is a naturally beautiful surrounding in which to live, with much going on. As well as lending its name to the famous cheese that originated there, Cheddar Gorge is also located there.

This is the biggest of its kind in the UK, and a great natural site for both tourists and locals to enjoy as they take a quiet walk around and enjoy the ambience of the rural area.

For those looking to become a real part of the local community, there are ways to get involved with neighbours, including societies like Cheddar Vale Lions Club, Mendip Rotary and Mendip Inner Wheel Club. 

There are also a number of local events that take place in the village each year to bring everyone together, and these include the likes of fireworks displays, concerts, and even the quirky duck and dragon boat races within the Gorge itself.

And for anyone local looking to enjoy a quiet night out, the village is home to its own brewery which provides some beers to the brilliant local and unique pubs dotted around the settlement.ADNFCR-1222-ID-801592166-ADNFCR

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