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The medieval town of Haverfordwest has more than its fair share of history and culture. Sitting at the heart of Pembrokeshire on the banks of the River Cleddau, your new home in this county town has great access to beaches, countryside and rolling hills.

Practically, there are GPs, clinics, a hospital and excellent schools. Enjoyably, Haverfordwest has an excellent retail centre with a great choice of shopping centres, high street stores and boutiques, as well as delicious eateries. There’s also a wealth of green space, parks and recreation space, most notably the beautiful Castle Lake. Haverfordwest is well known for its culture and vibrant arts scene hosting annual events including a Festival Week, Carnival and a County Show. If you enjoy galleries, museums and theatres, a new home in Haverfordwest could be ideal.

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Living in Haverfordwest

Day to day living in Haverfordwest

As a transport and business hub for West Wales, your new home in Haverfordwest has all the facilities and amenities you need. You’ve got high street shops, the Riverside Shopping Centre and the Withybush Retail Park. Withybush Hospital is the district general hospital, on the edge of the town. From your new build, there's a good choice of primary and secondary schools; and for further education, Pembrokeshire College has a campus in the town as well as one in Milford Haven. 

Transport links straight from home

From your new home in Haverfordwest, you can take the A40 east until it joins the A48 at Carmarthen (30 miles) and then the M4 at Pontarddulais, just outside Llanelli - an hour's journey. Take the M40 north to the port town of Fishguard (15 miles) or the A487 coastal road to St Davids, the smallest city in Britain. The railway station is on the West Wales Line and takes around two and a half hours to get to Cardiff. If you fancy taking a ferry over to Ireland, the Fishguard to Rosslare service can speed you to Wexford.

The great outdoors from your doorstep

It's easy to keep active in the beautiful surroundings of your new home in Haverfordwest. Head to the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park and enjoy the stunning coastal paths, seascapes and wildlife. Explore the Milford Haven Waterway with gorgeous hidden villages and harbours or grab your walking boots and head to the Preseli Hills for open space and panoramic views. If you like fitness closer to your new build, Haverfordwest has a number of fitness centres, gyms and sports clubs, including rugby, football and cricket clubs.

New build homes in Haverfordwest for sale

Persimmon Homes has a number of new houses in Haverfordwest and new builds around Pembrokeshire including new homes in Narberth and St Davids. To find out more about our available properties in your area, see our list of Persimmon developments below…