Scholar's Gate is situated in the very sought after area of Penylan and offers a superb range of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes just five minutes from the centre of Cardiff, the capital city of Wales. Perfect for families, Scholar's Gate is within the catchment area for Cardiff High School. Great commuting links via the A48 and the M4 and within easy access to enjoy Cardiff Bay and the city centre.
On weekends and after a busy day at work, Scholar's Gate offers you the perfect location to enjoy your leisure time. Local pubs and eateries enable you to relax with your family whilst numerous leisure centres and golf courses cater for sports enthusiasts. Cinemas, theatres and shopping outlets are within easy reach by car or public transport.
Whether you need just a pint of milk, a full weekly shop for your family or a new outfit for a night out, Scholar's Gate is situated in a convenient location for easy access to cater for all your shopping requirements. From your local convenience store to small parades of shops and major supermarkets in Cardiff town centre, you will find Scholar's Gate to be a prime location.
Schools and education
The M4 motorway connects Cardiff with Swansea to the West and Newport and London to the east. Cardiff is served by three junctions of the M4, plus A48(M), which leads onto the M4. The A470 is another major road within the city that provides an important link to mid and north Wales. The A4232 forms part of the Cardiff ring-road system alongwith the M4 motorway between junctions 30 and 33.
- Marlborough Primary (0.5 miles)
- Marlborough Infant School - Primary (0.5 miles)
- Stacey Primary School (0.6 miles)
With education at the top of the priority lists of families with young children aspiring to live in a new home, Scholar's Gate in Cardiff ensures the perfect location near a host of great primary and secondary schools. Local mother and toddler groups and play schools ensure your child has the best start to his/her educational life.
Distances are straight line measurements
There are a number of well-known health and fitness clubs in the area, offering a range of activities such as swimming, gym equipment, outdoor sports, and group exercise and dance classes. Enabling you to shape up, tone up and boost your energy levels. Scholar's Gate is also located near a range of health care professions such as doctors, dentists and the local hospital.
From M4 exit 30 take A4232 to Cardiff. At roundabout take 3rd exit Pentwyn Link Road/A4232 and continue through one roundabout. At roundabout take 2nd exit A48 ramp to City Centre. Merge onto Eastern Avenue/A48 then take A4232 exit toward Cardiff E/Docks. At roundabout take 3rd exit. At roundabout take 1st exit Llanedeyrn Road. Continue onto Penylan Road then turn left into Colchester Avenue.
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We currently sell over 15,500 new homes a year and are building on developments from Aberdeen to Plymouth, helping to meet housing demand in towns, cities and rural areas. We build for all kinds of buyers, from first-time buyer apartments to family townhouses to luxury penthouses, plus homes for rent and shared ownership.
A commitment to innovation and continuous product development, coupled with the highest standards of design, construction, quality and customer service has earned Barratt every major industry award in recent years and we are currently ‘Housebuilder of the Year’ in both the prestigious What House? and Your New Home awards. Our site managers are also regular winners in the NHBC ‘Pride In The Job’ awards for quality workmanship.
Help to Buy : equity loan
Help to Buy is a Government scheme designed to help people buy a brand new home with a 5% deposit.
Through the scheme the Government provide an equity loan of 20% of the purchase price, the loan is interest free for the first 5 years.
- Equity loan 20%
- Mortgage 75%
- Deposit 5%
If you would like to read further details on the scheme visit our Help to Buy page