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Maes Y Rhos

Maes Y Rhos, Off Brecon Road, Penrhos, Ystradgynlais, Swansea, Swansea County, SA9 1QT

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New homes for sale in Ystradgynlais, between Swansea and the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park.

Our new two, three, and four-bedroom homes at Maes Y Rhos are served by a direct route to Swansea, just 15 miles away. From Abercraf, just 2.5 miles away, you can step over the border of the National Park and set your sights on Pen y Fan, the highest point of this famous 350 square-mile expanse of countryside. Ystradgynlais has a Welsh-speaking heritage and a great sense of community. The town has the convenience of a local Tesco Superstore and a range of traditional facilities and services, including schools and a Community Hospital. The River Tawe is one of the local landmarks, running through the town and following the route of the Swansea Valley down to Swansea Bay.

The best thing about living in West Wales is that you have the city, the coast, and the countryside to choose from. It’s as easy to get to Swansea, Neath, Port Talbot, and Bridgend as it is to the Brecon Beacons, the Gower Peninsula Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and the stunning Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

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Maes Y Rhos Location Information

Local information

In addition to the range of local businesses which include a post office and convenience store, Ystradgynlais is also home to a Tesco Superstore, ideal for the weekly shop. In the neighbouring town of Ystalyfera you'll also find an Asda supermarket. For those who enjoy staying active there's Ystradgynlais Sports Centre and the Ganolfan Chwaraeon Park and Sports Centre, plus two local Rugby Football clubs, one at Ystradgynlais and one at Ystalyfera. Ystradgynlais also benefits from a health centre and a community hospital.

Getting around

For commuters to Swansea, the A4067 is the main local route. It joins the M4 at Junction 45, just outside Swansea. The A4109 is the Neath Road, joining the A465 at Aberdulais. Local bus services connect all the towns and villages along the Swansea Valley, with the average journey time into Swansea of around an hour. The nearest train station is at Neath, just under 11 miles away. From there, the journey time to Swansea is just over 15 minutes.

Local schools

There are two local comprehensive schools to choose from; Ysgol Maesydderwen and Ysgol Gyfun Ystalyfera. A third comprehensive school, Ysgol Grnradd Gymraeg Pontardawe, is 6 miles away. Primary schools in the town include Ysgol Bro Tawe and Ysgol Golwg y Cwm, while neighbouring village primary schools include; Blaendulais Primary School, Ysgol y Cribarth, Tairgwaith Primary School, and Cwmlynfell C P School.

Maes Y Rhos

Brecon Rd, Swansea, SA9 1QT

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