New Homes in Torfaen

 

Live the life

Located in South Wales, to the north of Newport and encompassing the towns of CwmbranPontypool and Blaenavon, Torfaen is a diverse area with everything from shopping centres to historic sites, mountains and reservoirs. If you’re looking for a place to live with something for the whole family to enjoy, a new home in Torfaen could be the right choice for you.

Things to see and do

Torfaen has an industrial heritage, and today some of the most popular historic attractions include Big Pit National Coal Museum and Blaenavon Iron Works. Other places of historical interest in Torfaen include Blaenavon World Heritage Centre and Pontypool Museum, while the National Roman Legion Museum and Tredegar House are both nearby. 

If you’re moving to the area with children, there are lots of kid-friendly attractions in Torfaen, from Cwmbran Boating Lake to Greenmeadow Community Farm, Pontypool Park and Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre.

For a spot of retail therapy, you can visit Cwmbran Shopping Centre or take a day trip to Newport, Cardiff or Bristol, while fitness fans can go mountain biking at Cwmcarn, walk up Twmbarlwm or take a stroll around Llandegfedd Reservoir. Celtic Manor Resort in Newport is home to the golf course used for the Ryder Cup in 2010.

Education

If you have children, schools rated ‘excellent’ in or near Torfaen include Woodlands Community Primary School and Caerleon Comprehensive School, while the Welsh Government also highly rates Llanyrafon Primary School, Maendy Junior and Infants, George Street Primary School, Garnteg Primary and Croesyceiliog Primary School

Rougemont School offers independent education, while you can study for a degree nearby at the University of Wales Newport.

Getting to Torfaen

Torfaen has good transport links by road and rail, with regular train services to Newport and Cardiff, and the A4042 for journeys north and south. Pontypool is a 20-minute car journey from Newport, while the journey to Cwmbran takes 15 minutes by car or 10 minutes by train from Newport station.

From Cardiff, the journey to Pontypool takes 35 minutes by car, while Cwmbran can be reached in 30 minutes by car or 25 minutes by train. If you’re going to London, the journey from Cwmbran takes two hours by train changing once in Newport, or two hours 40 minutes by car via the M4, depending on traffic.

When it’s time to take a break from it all, Cardiff Airport is a 50-minute drive from Cwmbran, while Bristol Airport can be reached in around 55 minutes, so there are lots of options for holidays. 

Hanbury Locks
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Hanbury Locks

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

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Hanbury Village

Hanbury Village

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

St Michael's Gate

St Michael's Gate

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

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £204,500 to £340,995
Maes Y Deri

Maes Y Deri

Llantrisant Road, St Fagans, CARDIFF, CF5 6JD

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £258,995 to £411,995
Barratt Homes @ Brunel Quarter
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Barratt Homes @ Brunel Quarter

Station Road, Chepstow, CHEPSTOW, MONMOUTHSHIRE, NP16 5YL

  • Coming soon
Wyedean Fields
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Wyedean Fields

Beachley Road, Sedbury, CHEPSTOW, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, NP16 7AA

  • Coming soon
Scholars Park

Scholars Park

Murch Road, Dinas Powys, DINAS POWYS, VALE OF GLAMORGAN, CF64 4RE

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £263,500 to £395,500
Waterside @ The Quays

Waterside @ The Quays

Rhodfa Cambo, Barry, CF62 5BS

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £141,995 to £260,995
Northfields Park

Northfields Park

Off Hayes Way, Patchway, BRISTOL, SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE, BS34 5DJ

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £299,995 to £394,995
Park Farm

Park Farm

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

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £269,995 to £479,995
St Matthias

St Matthias

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

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £359,995 to £363,995
Sycamore Chase

Sycamore Chase

Church Meadow, Vale of Glamorgan, CF61 2AU

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £214,995 to £324,995
Blackberry Park
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Blackberry Park

Park Lane, Coalpit Heath, BRISTOL, SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE, BS36 1AT

  • Coming soon
Morgan's Meadow

Morgan's Meadow

Heol Ty-Maen, Bridgend, BRIDGEND, CF31 4QF

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £149,995 to £185,995
Filwood Park

Filwood Park

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

  • 2 bedroom homes
  • From £254,995
Lyde Green

Lyde Green

Willowherb Road, Emersons Green, BRISTOL, SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE, BS16 7GR

Ladden Garden Village

Ladden Garden Village

Off Leechpool Way, North Yate, BRISTOL, SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE, BS37 7YX

  • 1, 2 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £179,995 to £369,995
White Church Court

White Church Court

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