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Famous for its tin and coal mining history and for a breed of Welsh Springer Spaniel, Llanharan is an excellent location for a new build home. Llanharan has a good selection of shops – everything from hairdressing and homeware to a coffee shop and convenience store – plus two supermarkets. Your new home also has community at its heart with a Welfare Hall and a Drop-in Centre as well as well-attended football and rugby clubs.

In an idyllic location, snuggled in the Vale of Glamorgan, with National Parks such as the Brecon Beacons and the Glamorgan Heritage Coast within easy reach, your new home in Llanharan is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts with walking and cycling routes nearby. Close to the M4 with easy road links into Bridgend or Cardiff - if you're looking at new builds, Llanharan is an ideal base to enjoy a quiet, rural life with easy commutes.

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Living in Llanharan

Great schools close to home

Your new home in Llanharan has a choice of three primary schools, Brynnau Primary School, Llanharan Primary School and Dolau County Primary School. Secondary schools nearby include Y Pant Comprehensive School, Pencoed Comprehensive School and the through school, Ysgol Llanhari. The nearest school for children with special educational needs is in Brynmenyn, the Ysgol Bryn Castell.

Road and rail links nearby

Llanharan has the A473 running through it, linking the M4 (5 miles) via Talbot Green to the South East and via Pencoed (4 miles) to the South West. Cardiff is 15 miles to the East, and Bridgend, just 8 miles to the West. Take the M4 to Newport (23 miles) from your new house, then via the A4042 to Abergavenny (41 miles) and the Brecon Beacons.

Your new build in Llanharan is well served by local busses and a railway station on the Maesteg Line connecting Bridgend (10 minutes) to Maesteg (32 minutes).

New houses for sale in Llanharan

Persimmon Homes has a number of new houses available in Llanharan and new builds in the Vale of Glamorgan and South Wales, including new homes in Pontyclun and Cardiff. To find out more about our available properties in your area, see our list of Persimmon developments below…