Monmouthshire

New Homes in Monmouthshire

Make the Move

Monmouthshire is the most easterly county in South Wales, bordering Gloucestershire and Herefordshire to the west, and Glamorgan and Brecknockshire to the east. Encompassing the towns of AbergavennyChepstow, Caldicot, Monmouth, Usk and Magor, the county has beautiful countryside, lovely towns and many historic sights, ensuring the consistent popularity of new houses in Monmouthshire.

Transport links

Monmouthshire has good connections by road and car both into Wales and England. The county is served by A roads including the A40 and A449, while southerly areas benefit from the M48 and M4 motorways near Caldicot and Chepstow.

The Monmouthshire railway network has four stations. Abergavenny is on the line between Swansea and Manchester, Caldicot and Chepstow are both on the line between Cardiff and Cheltenham, and the Severn Tunnel Junction is a stop on the route from Cardiff to Bath and Cheltenham.

The town of Monmouth is well placed to reach Gloucester by car in 40 minutes along the A40, and Hereford in 30 minutes on the A49. Chepstow in the south of the country is a 25 minute car journey to Bristol along the M48, while Chepstow to Cardiff takes 40 minutes via the M4 or 40 minutes by train.

Abergavenny to Newport is 30 minutes on the A4042, or 25 minutes by train on the Arriva Trains Wales service. The Abergavenny train takes two hours and 30 minutes to reach Manchester.

There are no international airports in Monmouthshire. The closest are Cardiff Airport, Bristol Airport and Birmingham Airport.

Places of interest

Monmouthshire is home to a large number of medieval castles including Raglan Castle, Chepstow Castle, Caldicot Castle and Usk Castle. Tintern Abbey, which famously served as inspiration for William Wordsworth and Lord Alfred Tennyson, is also found in the county. The National Trust owns The Kymin, an 18th century Round House and Naval Temple overlooking the town of Monmouth.

Bordering the Brecon Beacons National Park, Monmouthshire offers plenty of chances to enjoy the great outdoors. Blorenge Mountain and the Sugar Loaf - belonging to the Black Mountains - both overlook Abergavenny and the River Wye. The Sugar Loaf is the larger of the two, standing at 596 metres. The Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal runs through Govilon, Abergavenny, Goytre and Pontypool, offering the chance for towpath walks, cycle rides and boat trips.

For the more daring, The National Diving and Activity Centre in Chepstow has a scuba diving school, and the chance to try all kinds of activities including zip wires, Segways and fly boarding.

Monmouthshire is home to a number of museums, including Abergavenny Castle and Museum, Chepstow Museum, Monmouth Museum and Usk Rural Life Museum.

Educational facilities

Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls, Monmouth School and the Grange are fee-paying private schools with boarding. Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls is one of Wales’ top performing independent schools while Monmouth School, a boys boarding and day school, has a strong sporting heritage. For further education, Coleg Gwent has a campus at Usk.

Park Farm

Park Farm

Butt Lane, Thornbury, BRISTOL, SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE, BS35 1RB

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £216,995 to £424,995
Hanbury Village

Hanbury Village

Bevans Lane, Cwmbran, CWMBRAN, TORFAEN, NP44 1BX

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £237,995 to £312,995
Bishop Fields

Bishop Fields

Hampton Dene Road, Hereford, HEREFORD, COUNTY OF HEREFORDSHIRE, HR1 1UX

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • From £346,995
St Michael's Gate

St Michael's Gate

Llantarnam Road, Llantarnam, CWMBRAN, TORFAEN, NP44 3XB

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £179,995 to £267,995
Great Oldbury

Great Oldbury

Selling from Dupree Mortgage Solutions, 17 Springfield Business Centre, STONEHOUSE, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, GL10 3SX

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £339,995 to £429,995
Hawk Rise
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Hawk Rise

Leadon Way, Ledbury, LEDBURY, COUNTY OF HEREFORDSHIRE, HR8 2XW

  • Coming soon
Saxon Gate

Saxon Gate

Marsh Lane, Leonard Stanley, STONEHOUSE, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, GL10 3NJ

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £277,995 to £494,995
Charlton Hayes

Charlton Hayes

Square Leaze, Patchway, BRISTOL, SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE, BS34 5GT

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £229,995 to £312,995
Northfields Park

Northfields Park

Selling from Charlton Hayes, Patchway, BRISTOL, SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE, BS34 5GT

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £309,995 to £379,995
Riverside @ Jubilee Park

Riverside @ Jubilee Park

Tregwilym Road, Rogerstone, NEWPORT, NP10 9EL

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • From £330,000
Ladden Garden Village

Ladden Garden Village

Selling from East Walk, Yate, BRISTOL, SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE, BS37 4AS

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £260,000 to £455,000
St Matthias

St Matthias

Oldbury Court Road, Fishponds, BRISTOL, CITY OF BRISTOL, BS16 2HH

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £263,995 to £329,995
Filwood Park

Filwood Park

Filwood Park Lane, Off Hengrove, Bristol, BRISTOL, CITY OF BRISTOL, BS4 1ET

  • 2 bedroom homes
  • £191,995 to £194,995
White Church Court

White Church Court

Queen Charlton Lane, Bristol, BRISTOL, BATH AND NORTH EAST SOMERSET, BS14 0QP

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £304,995 to £355,995
Bilbie Green

Bilbie Green

Charlton Road, Keynsham, BRISTOL, BATH AND NORTH EAST SOMERSET, BS31 2RP

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £349,995 to £369,995