Pennant Homes - Parc y Dderwen, SA8
Parc y Dderwen is a new development of 37 homes situated at the top of the small Welsh town of Pontardawe. Its exceptional location boasts panoramic views across the Swansea valley.
Pontardawe retains all the qualities of a traditional Welsh town, with a proper town centre and vibrant high street, and its own sense of place and personality. Pontardawe developed around three waterways, the River Tawe, the Swansea Canal and the Upper Clydach River. The natural environment of ancient woodlands, riverside and canal walks, waterfalls, mountain drives and superb valley scenery offers something for everyone in this beautiful area of south Wales.
Well known in the area for its excellent cultural life, Pontardawe hosts an International Music Festival every August, and the Pontardawe Arts Centre runs a broad programme of entertainment, cinema, music events and theatre productions. It also boasts a modern leisure complex with a swimming pool and gym, playing fields, local parks and a golf course.
Cwmtawe Community School is a modern comprehensive school which moved into newly built premises in 1996 and is rated among the top 10% of Welsh schools.
Pontardawe is well-served by supermarkets and independent retailers, and offers a good range of modern amenities.
Conveniently located close to the main roads into Swansea and Neath, Pontardawe is well connected and easy to get to. It’s just approximately 10 minutes from the M4 motorway, and approximately a 20 minute drive into Swansea City Centre. There’s also a good bus service into Neath and Swansea. A short drive north takes you into the Brecon Beacons National Park, while to the south and west is the coast, with beautiful Gower beaches in easy reach.
Leave the M4 at junction 45 and take the exit off the roundabout onto the A4067 sign posted Pontardawe. Continue on the A4067 going straight ahead at the next two roundabouts. At the third roundabout take the second exit, continuing on the A4067, and then take the second exit onto the A474. At the next roundabout take the second exit to continue on the A474. At the crossroads, go straight through the lights until you reach the Ivy Bush Hotel on the right hand side. Turn left onto Brynawel Road then take the third right onto Alltacham Drive. Continue straight on Alltacham Drive and you will find Parc y Dderwen on your right hand side.