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New houses for sale in Neath

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With a population around 20,000, Neath is a popular South Wales town within easy reach of Swansea and the M4. Near to both the coast and the Welsh countryside, new homes in Neath benefit from a varied lifestyle with plenty to see and do in the local area.

Transport links

Situated north of the M4, Neath has good transport links to Swansea and Carmarthen in the west, and Cardiff and Newport to the east. The town also has a railway station which links to the South Wales Main Line running from Bristol Parkway into Wales.

A journey from Neath to Swansea takes 20 minutes by car via the M4 and A4067. The train takes just 11 minutes, making it a convenient choice for commuters. Neath to Carmarthen is an hour and 10 minutes by train or 35 minutes by car via the M4. Cardiff is 45 minutes away along the M4, or 40 minutes by train.

London can be reached from Neath in two hours and 50 minutes by train. The car journey is longer, at around three hours via the M4 with light traffic.

The closest airport is Cardiff, just a 52 minute drive away on the M4.

Places of interest

From historical attractions to the Welsh coastline, there’s plenty to see and do near Neath. Gnoll Estate Country Park provides 100 acres of parkland to explore, including duck ponds, 18th century cascades and the ruins of Gnoll House. Afan Forest has lots of mountain biking trails and hiking paths to enjoy, while other outdoor attractions include The National Trust Aberdulais Tinworks and Waterfall, and Margam Country Park.

For an insight into local history, South Wales Miners Museum in the Afan Valley has both indoor and outdoor exhibits, including a Blacksmith House and Lamp Room. The National Waterfront Museum in Swansea tells the 300 year story of industry and innovation in Wales.

For beachside fun, Aberavon Beach in Port Talbot is popular with families and surfers. The celebrated Welsh coastline at the Gower is a 50 minute drive away from Neath, with beaches including Three Cliffs, Llangennith and Rhossili Bay.

The Gnoll stadium is home to Neath RFC rugby union club, who play in the Welsh Premier Division. Liberty Stadium in nearby Swansea is home to both the Ospreys rugby union team and Swansea FC, who play football in the Premier League.

Educational facilities

With close proximity to Swansea, Neath is well-positioned for students travelling to and from Swansea University - ranked within the top 50 higher education institutions in the UK - and Swansea Metropolitan University. 

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Cwm Celyn

Neath Road, Tonna, NEATH, SA11 3BZ
2.7 miles from search location
  • £ £180,995 To £259,995
  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes
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Pentre Bach

Heol Pentre Bach, Gorseinon, SWANSEA, SA4 4ZA
13.9 miles from search location
  • £ £273,995 To £311,995
  • 4 bedroom homes
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Morgan's Meadow

Heol Ty-Maen, Bridgend, CF31 4QF
13.4 miles from search location

A collection of two, three and four bedroom homes are coming soon to the woodland surrounded Morgan's Meadow. With the M4 just 4...

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Sycamore Chase

Rook Close, St Athan, BARRY, CF62 4NA
23.1 miles from search location

Sycamore Chase is a brand new development coming soon to the quaint village of St Athan in the heart of the Vale of Glamorgan....

Maes Y Deri

Pugh's Garden Centre, Tynant Road, Morganstown, CARDIFF, CF15 8LB
23.3 miles from search location
  • £ £199,995 To £399,995
  • 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes

Reflections @ The Quays

Ffordd Y Mileniwm, Docks, BARRY, CF62 5AT
28.1 miles from search location

Reflections @ The Quays is an exciting new development in the coastal town of Barry. Overlooking the historic docklands,...

Waterside @ The Quays

Ffordd Y Mileniwm, Docks, BARRY, CF62 5AT
28.1 miles from search location
  • £ £114,995 To £248,995
  • 1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes
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Scholars Park

Murch Road, Dinas Powys, VALE OF GLAMORGAN, CF64 4RE
29 miles from search location

Our brand new Barratt development, Scholars Park is coming soon to the sought-after location of Dinas Powys, Vale of Glamorgan....

Riverside @ Jubilee Park

Tregwilym Road, Rogerstone, NEWPORT, NP10 9EL
30 miles from search location
  • £ £201,000 To £311,995
  • 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes

Hanbury Village

Bevans Lane, Cwmbran, TORFAEN, NP44 1BX
30.4 miles from search location
  • £ £187,500 To £434,995
  • 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes

St Michael's Gate

Llantarnam Road, Llantarnam, CWMBRAN, NP44 3XB
31.4 miles from search location
  • £ £213,995 To £266,995
  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes
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