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New homes in Rhondda

If you love the outdoors, you may have found the dream location for your next new build home. Rhondda Cynon Taf is part of the Welsh Valleys that stretch from Carmarthenshire to Monmouthshire and up to the Vale of Glamorgan and down to the coastal plain near to Cardiff and Newport.

The gorgeous hilly landscape, complete with lilting streams, waterfalls and abundant opportunities for walking, biking and embracing the great outdoors, is on your doorstep. Head up to the view point at Cadair Fawr, in the north of the borough in the Bannau Brycheiniog National Park for panoramic views across the Llwyn-onn Reservoir, Powys and Rhonda Cynon Taff. Explore the renowned Taff Trail and Rhondda Cycle Route; or for nature enthusiasts, the Dare Valley Country Park near Aberdare, has challenging woodland trails, scenic vistas and plenty of wildlife watching. For family outings from your new build home, Aberdare Park, a Victorian estate complete with landscaped gardens and boating lake, is the perfect place to explore, relax and picnic.

Your new house is built in an area of rich industrial heritage. History buffs will find plenty to explore in Rhondda Cynon Taff's industrial past at the Rhondda Heritage Park, where underground tours and exhibits provide intriguing insights into the region's coal mining heritage. Dive deeper into the area's cultural richness at the Cynon Valley Museum and Gallery in Aberdare, featuring exhibits and artefacts that commemorate its industrial past and celebrate its cultural traditions.

If you're looking for a great place to shop, your new build in Rhondda Cynon Taff won't disappoint. Pontypridd's bustling high street offers a diverse range of high street and independent shops, cafes, and restaurants, while Aberdare boasts a mix of big-name retailers and charming boutiques. For a unique shopping experience, head to Treorchy, winner of the Champion of The Great British High Street Awards, where 80% of the shops are independently run - perfect if you're looking for an original gift!

If you're looking at new build developments, a new house in Rhondda Cynon Taf is just the start of your next adventure!


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