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Golwg y Mynydd by Persimmon Homes East Wales

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Golwg y Mynydd

New homes in Mountain Ash: enjoy the stunning views

Golwg y Mynydd is set in the town of Mountain Ash in the beautiful Cynon Valley. Offering a range of two, three and four bedroom homes it's ideal for first-time buyers and families alike.

  • Range of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • Beautiful rural location
  • Only 19 miles north of Cardiff
  • Excellent schools close by
  • Good transport links

Mountain Ash (in Welsh 'Aberpennar') is a town and community in the Cynon Valley, which lies within the County Borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf as well as the historic county boundary of Glamorgan. The town lies about 5 miles south of Aberdare, a mile north of the village and community of Penrhiwceiber, and approximately 19 miles north-west of Cardiff.

Our new development Golwg y Mynydd is Welsh for ‘Mountain View' and it gives an indication of what a special location this is to live. Surrounded by dramatic mountains and rugged landscapes this valley town is perfect if you enjoy the great outdoors.

All you need close to home

Originally a mining town – the search for ‘black gold' in the surrounding hillsides shaped the Valley towns we know today. Mountain Ash is a quaint little town which has its own high street and a small selection of shops such as Iceland, Howells Menswear and the local Post Office. For more choice, just 5 miles to the north, is the market town of, which has a much larger selection of high street shops and supermarkets such as Tesco, Asda and New Look.

If getting out and about in the mountains is your idea of fun then this is the place to be. The nearby Dare Valley Country Park has 500 acres of countryside, walks, trails and family fun just waiting for you to explore. And BikePark Wales is also close-by; offering mountain bike trails from ‘extreme to serene' in the heart of the South Wales valleys.

Aberdare is home to the newly-renovated Sobell Leisure Centre which has an abundance of leisure facilities including three pools, a gym and sports halls to cater for all ages. And children and adults alike will love Lido Ponty, a Grade II listed lido in Pontypridd. Its three heated swimming pools, adventure play park and state-of-the-art visitors' centre draw visitors from far and wide.

A great education for all

Close to the development there's choice of local primary schools including Mountain Ash Comprehensive School & Ysgol Ramadeg Aberpennar for students aged 11–18. Local primary schools include Our Lady's R.C Primary School, Caegarw Primary School, Glenboi Primary School and Darranlas Primary School.

Living at Golwg y Mynydd means you can enjoy a tranquil location, with the charm of village life, but have the benefit of everything on your doorstep and great transport links.

Make an appointment now, to come and see the development.

  1. Range of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes<
  2. Beautiful rural location
  3. Only 19 miles north of Cardiff
  4. Excellent schools close by

Site Plan




Cardiff Road, Mountain Ash, CF45

Opening hours

Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm,

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

Mountain Ash has a rugby team called Mountain Ash RFC. Rugby league club South Wales Scorpions also currently play their home matches in Mountain Ash.

The Nos Galan is an annual 5 kilometre running road race, run on New Year's Eve to commemorate the first race of Guto Nyth Bran. Started in 1958, it now attracts 800 plus runners and 10,000 people to the event as well as the associated street entertainment.

Cynon Valley Indoor Bowls club is also situated in Mountain Ash and slightly further afield, in the Town of Aberdare, is the newly renovated Sobell Leisure Centre which has an abundance of leisure facilities to cater for all ages.

Local Shopping

Mountain Ash has its own high street and a small selection of shops such as Iceland, Howells Menswear and the local Post Office.

For more choice, just 5 miles to the north is the market town of Aberdare, has a much larger selection of high street shops and supermarkets such as Tesco, LidI, Asda, Argos and New Look.


For local Welsh schools there is Ysgol Gynradd Gymraeg in Abercynon.


Ysbyty Cwm Cynon is situated in Mountain Ash itself and the Prince Charles Hospital is a short drive away in the town of Merthyr Tydfil.

Transport Links

The town is served by Mountain Ash train station which lies on the Aberdare branch of the Merthyr Line. There are regular services to major towns and cities: the journey time to Cardiff is 50 minutes, and Newport 1 hour 8 minutes.

There are also excellent road links via the A470 which heads north to Merthyr Tidfyil and the Brecon Beacons and south towards Cardiff and Junction 32 of the M4 motorway.

Approximate travel distance by car to:

Mountain Ash train station: 0.3 miles

Aberdare: 4.5 miles

Pontypridd: 8.2 miles

Merthyr Tydfil: 10.8 miles

Cardiff: 18.8 miles

Newport: 21.8 miles

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Mountain Ash (0.3 miles)
National Train Station logo Penrhiwceiber (0.7 miles)
National Train Station logo Fernhill (1.2 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode




We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government's Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Persimmon Homes home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

About Developer

Building over 16,000 beautifully-designed new homes a year in more than 380 prime locations nationwide, Persimmon is proud to be the one of the UK's most successful house builders, committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service.

Founded in 1972 by Life President Duncan Davidson, and with our headquarters in historic York, the Group is made up of a network of 31 regional operating businesses, giving us nationwide coverage. We're building places to call home right the way from Scotland through to the South West of England.

Attention to detail
From design and planning, right through to adding the final Finishing Touches to your stylish new home, we keep your needs in mind, ensuring we create homes to suit all lifestyles. From the moment you reserve your new Persimmon home, we do our very best to make the experience enjoyable and informative every step of the way, not just while you're buying, but after you've moved in too. Read more about our comprehensive pre-move and after-sales pledge to our customers.

The choice is yours
From studio apartments to executive family homes, Persimmon has a reputation built on quality. With Persimmon you have the luxury of the widest choice of new homes in the greatest number of desirable locations throughout the UK. Each home we build is constructed with care by a dedicated team, be that the technicians behind the scenes in the office, the skilled craftsmen on site, or our professional sales people all of whom work together to deliver the highest standards of design, construction, and service.

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However you live your life, there's a Persimmon home to suit you, from stylish apartments to detached family homes and everything in between. Affordable but no less desirable, Persimmon is also committed to creating homes to be proud of for first-time buyers. We're here to help you get the home you really want and have a wide range of promotions and offers to help you on your way such as Help to Buy, Part Exchange and Home Change.

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