Swansea County

Swansea county is well known for the Gower Peninsula - the UK's first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - and is home to stunning beaches like Rhossili Bay, Oxwich Beach and Port Eynon. Try surfing, paddle boarding or canoeing, or take to the coastal path for stunning coastal hiking - the Gower and the Bay stretch is almost 100 miles long, running from Loughor to Kenfig Dunes near Port Talbot.




Our locations in Swansea County

Living in Swansea County

Explore the arts and culture

A new build here gives you a selection of parks and green spaces, including the picturesque Clyne Gardens, Singleton Park, and the Botanical Gardens on your doorstep. Explore the waterfront with the local museums and boat tours. Enjoy the City Centre with its vibrant arts scene, and great shopping including local markets and world-class restaurants.

Your new home is also close to great venues for gigs, art galleries and the Swansea Grand Theatre. Swansea also hosts a variety of cultural events and festivals, such as the Swansea International Festival, the Fringe Festival, and the Gower Walking Festival.

Education opportunities across the County

Swansea County schools enjoy some of the highest attainment of any in Wales. Your new home has sought-after secondary schools, as well as further education colleges including Swansea University and the University of Wales Trinity Saint David. There are plenty of GPs and hospitals serving the area too.

Connect with your new build in Swansea

Your new build is close to the M4 for easy journeys east to west and also has a number of train stations at Swansea, Gowerton and Llansamlet for easy commutes throughout the area. With a great mix of vibrant city life, quiet coastal towns and dramatic landscapes, the new Persimmon Homes offer energy-efficient homes in a variety of beautiful settings.