Cwm Calon, Ystrad Mynach

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  • Available homes from £249,995

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One of the key features of the New Heritage Collection is bringing the very best of time honoured traditions back to life to enhance modern living - which makes it the perfect match for Cwm Calon. Just like your New Heritage Collection home, this former Penallta Colliery site has been perfectly planned to cater for your every need, adding those all important finishing touches, from a brand new road link to a new Welsh speaking primary school.

Set in a unique location, directly opposite Parc Penallta Country Park, you’ll enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities for all the family right on your doorstep, with the wilds of South Wales and the Brecon Beacons also within easy reach. Located in Ystrad Mynach, Cwm Calon is ideally situated near to the A470, linking the development with Pontypridd, Cardiff and cities further afield.

 

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Education

Cwm Calon is spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing that all-important school for younger members of the family. Ystrad Mynach Infant and Junior Schools and Tir-y-Berth Infants are nearby, as is Ysgol Penalltau Primary. A school with high standards of teaching and learning, Ysgol Penalltau prides itself on its happy and friendly reputation in the community. Older students are served by Lewis Girls School, Lewis Boys School, Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhymni and Blackwood Comprehensive School. A little over two miles from the Cwm Calon development, Blackwood is a highly successful school that offers a first class education to its students.

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Cwmcarn High School

Chapel Farm, Cwncarn, NP11 7NG

Hengoed Primary School

Chapel Terrace, Hengoed, CF82 7JU

Ystrad Mynach Primary School

Lewis Street, Hengoed, CF82 7AQ

Coleg y Cymoedd Ystrad Mynach Campus

Twyn Road, Hengoed, CF82 7XR

Cardiff University

Cardiff, CF10 3XQ

Transport

Situated in the Welsh county of Caerphilly, the Cwm Calon development is perfectly situated for modern living. The area is full of rural charm, but excellent transport links make it easy to reach the rest of the UK. A number of main roads are easily accessible from the village and the bustling city of Cardiff is only 30 minutes by car. Rail links are also good. Residents have a choice between catching trains at Ystrad Mynach or Hengoed, the latter of which has a direct link to the Welsh capital. In addition to a well-run local bus service, Cwm Calon also benefits from being within 25 miles of Cardiff International Airport.

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Hengoed Railway Station

Station Approach, Hengoed, CF82 7LT

Cardiff Airport

Cardiff CF62 3BD

Leisure

Cefn Forest Leisure Centre is only a 10-minute drive from the development and it provides a range of activities for people of all ages. The 25-metre swimming pool holds a variety of classes for young and old, whilst the smaller teaching pool is perfect for toddlers and babies. In addition to this, the centre has a fitness and health suite complete with a sauna and steam room. More sport is available at the local golf club as well as Hengoed’s Tredomen Athletic & Football Club, but those who prefer more relaxing leisure activities are well catered for too. In addition to the nearby cinema in Nantgarw, Cardiff’s multiplex Showcase Cinema is only a 20-minute drive by car.

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Showcase Cinemas

Parc Nantgarw, Cardiff, CF15 7QX

Bryn Meadows Golf

Hengoed, CF82 7SN

Cefn Fforest Sports Centre

Waunborfa Road, Blackwood, NP12 3JR

Tredomen Athletic & Football Club

Hengoed, CF82 7SN

Dining

There is a huge variety of choice when it comes to eating and drinking in the area surrounding the Cwm Calon development. Pontypridd, situated only five miles away, is home to the stunning Llechwen Hall Hotel and its renowned and award-winning restaurant. Having won an AA Rosette four years in a row, the restaurant offers locally sourced food in a beautiful environment. Just over five miles away in the town of Blackwood is the Bumble Bee. It provides visitors with a warm welcome, a range of drinks and even a secret beer garden. And with top-quality take-away restaurants also nearby, eating in can be just as exciting as eating out when you are living at Cwm Calon.

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Llechwen Hall Hotel

Pontypridd, CF37 4HP

Crossways Park

Parc Pontypandy, Caerphilly, CF83 3NL

The Bumble Bee

Sirhowy Way, Blackwood, NP12 2FS

The Fox & Hounds

Trosnant Crescent, Hengoed, CF82 7FX

The Angel

Thomas Street, Hengoed, CF82 7PH

Amenities

Living at Cwm Calon, residents will be pleased to find a range of amenities on their doorstep. There is a dentist and GP surgery nearby and the hospital at Caerphilly is only two miles away. Neighbouring Hengoed boasts a variety of shops and services, including banks, supermarkets and building societies. The local village itself is home to a community centre, a post office and a newsagent, meaning that stocking up on the essentials is easily done.

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The Grove Dental Practice

Penallta Road, Hengoed, CF82 7AN

Oakfield Street Surgery

Oakfield Street, Hengoed, CF82 7WX

Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr

Ystrad Mynach, Caerphilly, CF82 7EP

Shopping

Whether you are shopping for groceries or something special, Cwm Calon is ideally situated for anything and everything you could possibly need. There are two well-stocked supermarkets nearby and the popular Cwmbran Shopping Centre, bursting with high street names, is a 30-minute drive. Recently named one of the top shopping destinations in the UK, Cardiff is only 15 miles from the Cwm Calon development. Shops in the city range from quaint independent outlets in Victorian arcades to top designer brands, and with plenty of bars and restaurants to choose from, a day of shopping in Cardiff can become a day to remember.

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Lidl

Pengam Road, Hengoed, CF82 8AA

Tesco

New Road, Hengoed, CF82 7DP

Cwmbran Shopping Centre

Powys House South Walk, Cwmbran, NP44 1PB

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The development location is Goshawk Rise, Ystrad Mynach, Hengoed, CF82 6BG

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Detail

The Redrow difference has always been in the detail. That’s why in practically every room, in every Redrow home, you’ll find a special feature or an inspired touch that’s been designed to impress.

Redrow consistently strive to be at the forefront of design and innovation, and we continue to review new and emerging trends to ensure we bring you the best available finishing touches to help you create your own truly inspirational home.

Touches you’ll find all around you in your new home. From stunning brick detailing, high quality sandstone plinths, headers and cills, wide barge boards, decorative ridgework and ornate finials, every home is built to an individual specification.

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Materials

At Redrow we strive to use materials that are not only in keeping with the area but are from accredited sources.

We are proud members of the World Wildlife Fund Forestry Trade Network which means we continually strive to increase our use of timber from accredited sources.

Also, to help maintain your Heritage collection home's good looks, with next to no effort from you, we've crafted frames from Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP), so there’s no need for painting or maintenance.

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Brands

Redrow insist on quality throughout the home. And that extends to using only the finest appliances.

Redrow kitchens feature the latest in integrated, energy-saving appliances from leading brand manufacturers such as Siemens, Smeg & AEG.

While our bedrooms feature hand-crafted wardrobes from Hammonds, a family business who have been designing beautiful bedroom furniture since 1926. A company that shares our values, dedicated to bringing you quality from the inside out.

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Design

Design has always been important to us at Redrow and all our homes are designed to be traditional on the outside but thoroughly modern on the inside.

Design is not just about intricate details. Every aspect of our homes has been carefully thought through, with one eye on the key trends in interior design, the other on the needs of the homeowner.

Whether it’s the size, layout, the plethora of family-friendly features, right down to the proximity of schools, transport and amenities, your new home has been designed for life. Your life. 

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Energy Efficiency

Enjoy the peace of mind of knowing that your Redrow home is not only better for the planet, but they also work out much cheaper for you to run…

Our homes offer, on average, a 53% improvement in heat loss over homes built in the 70s and 35% over homes built just 10 years ago†

Our homes consistently outperform the recommended minimum air-tightness standards resulting in LESS heat loss and FEWER draughts

Our homes come with SMART meters fitted as standard, putting you in control of your electricity usage and your bills

Our homes could reduce your fuel bill bills by over £550* per year.

Our homes come with 100% low energy light fittings fitted as standard plus water efficient fittings saving you £86 on the annual water bill.

†Research conducted by National Energy Services and commissioned by the New Homes Marketing Board. *Research conducted by National Energy Services and commissioned by the New Homes Marketing Board. 

Helping you move

Ways to Help You Move

Help-to-buy

Help to Buy Wales

With the Welsh Government-backed Help to Buy schemes you could move in to a new Redrow home with as little as a 5% deposit. The 'Help to Buy Equity Loan' and 'Help to Buy Mortgage Guarantee' are available to first time buyers as well as existing homeowners and work in the following ways:

Help to Buy Equity Loan

  • Only available on new build homes in Wales
  • Only a 5% deposit is required.
  • The Welsh Government will lend you up to 20% of the value of your new property through an equity loan which is interest free for 5 years
  • This means that only a 75% mortgage will need to be secured from a bank or building society.
  • The scheme is available on house purchases up to the value of £300,000.
  • This scheme is only available in Wales.

Help to Buy Mortgage Guarantee

  • Available on both new build and existing homes.
  • A 95% mortgage will need to be secured from a participating bank or building society.
  • The Government provides your mortgage lender with a guarantee of up to 15% of the property’s value meaning that lenders are able to offer higher loan to value mortgages.
  • This scheme is available in Wales on house purchases up to the value of £300,000.

Next Steps

Whether you can picture your perfect home or keeping your options open – searching for a new home is an exciting time. Why not sign in or join My Redrow to book an appointment online, or speak with one of our friendly sales consultants to discuss your requirements today!

As more information about this exciting new Government backed scheme becomes available, we will keep you up to date. Dont forget to register your interest today!

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Investment Information

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For a better return on your investment, choose Redrow
In these days of low interest rates and a volatile stock market, Buy to Let can appear to be an attractive income investment especially over the medium term (5-10 years). Based on the predicted rental values, a yield of up to 5.5% is possible. Proving that an investment in a new Redrow home could provide you with a far better yield than savings sat in your bank.

Properties with instant appeal
We design all our properties so that the first question a tenant asks is 'When can I move in?'. Bright, spacious and well planned with open plan living areas and immaculately specified kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms. They’ll love the energy bills too, thanks to the environmental efficiency of the property.

Location, location, location
The key to success in Buy To Let is having a desirable property in a desirable area. At Redrow we work hard to ensure all our developments are located in sought-after settings. Properties with real rental appeal, with proximity to shops and amenities, good transport links and good schools.

Timeless quality for an easy life
Whether you’re a landlord or a tenant, we all want an easy life. And with every Redrow homes being 100% new, there’s next to no maintenance required.

BUY TO LET CHECKLIST
Minimum deposit is typically 20% for a house, 30% for an apartment
No minimum income
Don’t have to be a home owner
Average formula = rental must be 125% mortgage payment