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Pontyclun is a beautiful village in pretty surroundings with open green spaces, cycle paths and plenty of places to play and grow. There are lots of local shops, supermarkets and a nice community with excellent schools for all ages, including Welsh-medium. Sports-wise, there’s a local rugby club with open playing fields and the Llantrisant and Pontyclun Golf Club.  

An excellent bus service connects you to places like Llantwit, Bridgend and Pontypridd, but the real jewel in Pontyclun’s crown is its 20-minute rail link into Cardiff. Ideal for commuters, perfect for shoppers and with all the culture the Capital has at its disposal, on your doorstep. Your new home in Pontyclun has excellent road links and is just 10 minutes from the M4, making a drive to Cardiff, Newport and Swansea, easy. If you’re looking for a new build, Pontyclun is a proper country escape.

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Living in Pontyclun

Commuting by road and rail

Your new home in Pontyclun is less than 10 minutes drive to the M4, connecting you easily to Cardiff (13 miles), Swansea (35 miles) and Bristol (50 miles). Take the A470 north, past Merthyr Tydfil and you can be in the Brecon Beacons National Park in half an hour. If you'd like to feel sand between your toes, Barry Island is just 13 miles south and Porthcawl around 20 miles south west. Trains from Pontyclun’s station, get you into Cardiff Central in less than 20 minutes and to Swansea in just under an hour. Cardiff Airport is just 13 miles away. Your new build in Pontyclun is ideally situated for both work and play. 

Great schools close to your new house

Pontyclun has a great selection of schools including two primary schools and a secondary school within walking distance of your new Pontyclun home. The very highly regarded Y Pant Secondary School is in the neighbouring village of Talbot Green less than two miles away.

New homes in Pontyclun

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