Ymyl Yr Afon

Merthyr Vale, Merthyr Tydfil

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Pride in the Job winner 2021

Cardiff-based partnership homes developer Lovell celebrates second consecutive win at NHBC Pride in the Job Quality Awards. Read the full story.

Ymyl Yr Afon is a stunning collection of two, three and four bedroom homes situated between Merthyr Vale and Aberfan. The development will feature attractive tree-lined streets with plentiful areas of open green space.

Whether you are a growing family, a young professional, or looking to downsize, Merthyr Vale provides everything you will need within a close-knit community.

The development will transform a former colliery site into 110 high quality homes to appeal to buyers at all stages of the property ladder as well as 43 affordable homes available through Merthyr Tydfil Housing Association.

Every Lovell home has SQV built in – our unique package of Inspiring Style, unrivalled Quality and exceptional Value that makes our homes unique.

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Situated between Merthyr Vale and Aberfan with the River Taff curving to the west of the development. Key elements so far have included the construction of a new access road which runs through the development and a brand-new primary school, Ynysowen Community Primary School.

Ymyl Yr Afon is easily accessible by car and public transport, with Merthyr Vale train station at your disposal. The train runs every 30 minutes directly to Cardiff and it's a 14-minute train journey to Merthyr Tydfil.

Willow Centre Community Project, Merthyr (2)
29/09/21

Leading partnerships developer improves community centre garden in Troedyrhiw

Leading partnerships developer Lovell has carried out community improvement works to the garden at the Willows Community Centre in Troedyrhiw, nearby to its Ymyl Yr Afon developmen…

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Paul Haden, Senior Site Manager At Lovell
21/06/21

Cardiff-based partnership homes developer Lovell celebrates second consecutive win at NHBC Pride in the Job Quality Awards

Leading partnership homes developer Lovell is celebrating the second win of Senior Site Manager Paul Haden at this year’s NHBC (National House Building Council) Pride in the Job Qu…

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Shot01 Interior Of The Four Bedroom Gaskell Style Showhome At Lovell Homes' Ymyl Yr Afon Development Web
16/03/21

Final homes at popular Merthyr development available with current Help to Buy scheme

Leading developer Lovell Homes is encouraging property seekers in South Wales to enquire about the final six homes at its popular Ymyl Yr Afon development, which are available to p…

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Gaskell Interior
02/02/21

Four-bedroom homes available in Merthyr with current Help to Buy scheme

Leading developer Lovell Homes is encouraging property seekers in South Wales to enquire about the final four-bedroom homes at its popular Ymyl Yr Afon development, which are avail…

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Shot13 Exterior Of The Abse Style Showhome At Lovell Homes' Ymyl Yr Afon Development (002)
19/11/20

New showhome now open at popular Merthyr development

Leading developer Lovell Homes is inviting property seekers in Merthyr to visit the brand-new three-bedroom Abse style showhome at its popular Ymyl Yr Afon development.

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Shot03 Interior Of The Chaucer Showhome At Lovell Homes' Ymyl Yr Afon Development Web
29/10/20

Help to Buy available on brand-new homes in Merthyr

Leading housebuilder Lovell Homes is encouraging property seekers to consider its popular development Ymyl Yr Afon in Merthyr Vale, where the Government-backed Help to Buy Wales: E…

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Gaskell Interior
29/10/20

Lovell Homes reveals benefits of an early-bird reservation on new homes in Merthyr

Leading developer Lovell Homes is encouraging property seekers to consider the benefits of early-bird reservations, available on selected three and four-bedroom homes at its popula…

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MH 050720 Lovell 001 Geraint Thomas (Left) Pictured With Paul Haden (Right) Outside Lovell's Cardiff Office
15/07/20

NHBC Pride in the Job Award is twice as nice for Cardiff-based partnership homes developer

Lovell’s South Wales and South West region is celebrating the win of not one, but two NHBC (National House Building Council) Pride in the Job Quality Awards.

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Shot12 Lovell Homes' Ymyl Yr Afon Development
14/02/20

Three-bedroom homes now available at modern Merthyr development

Leading developer Lovell Homes is encouraging new home-seekers to visit its Ymyl Yr Afon development in Merthyr, where it has a collection of two, three and four-bedroom homes desi…

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23/10/19

Lovell Homes hosts development tour for Welsh Government and local housing association

Leading developer Lovell Homes recently hosted a tour of its Ymyl Yr Afon development in Merthyr where representatives from the Welsh Government and Merthyr Tydfil Housing Associat…

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Shot35 Interior Of The Three Bedroom Chaucer Showhome At Lovell Homes' Ymyl Yr Afon Development
16/10/19

Leading developer takes a walk on the wild side with showhomes in Merthyr

Lovell Homes is bringing the outside, inside, with the interior design of its showhomes at the Ymyl Yr Afon development in Merthyr, which feature both a Lego inspired bedroom and a…

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2894E Abby And Travis Pictured With Their Pet Cat Molly And Jack Russel Puppy Missy Outside Their New Home At Ymyl Yr Afon
08/10/19

Young couple purchase their first home using Help to Buy at Ymyl Yr Afon

A couple from Merthyr have purchased a brand-new home with the Government-backed Help to Buy - Wales scheme at Lovell Homes’ Ymyl Yr Afon development, situated off Golwg Yr Afon.

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Shot57 Interior Design Of The Bee Themed Bedroom That Is Available To View At Lovell's Ymyl Yr Afon Development
14/08/19

Lovell is buzzing to show off its bee-themed bedroom for World Honey Bee Day

In celebration of World Honey Bee Day on Saturday 17th August, Lovell Homes is inviting potential buyers to its Ymyl Yr Afon development in Merthyr, which features a bee-themed bed…

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4 Bed Hardy Kitchen Dining And Utility
16/07/19

Leading developer encourages commuting with free rail season ticket

Lovell Homes is offering a free rail season ticket, worth over £1000, from Merthyr Vale to Cardiff for a limited time only with its four-bedroom Hardy home-style.

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26/02/19

Help to Buy Event at Ymyl Yr Afon

Homebuyers can find out how to make moving home more affordable at a special Help to Buy –Wales* event hosted by Lovell Homes at its new Ymyl Yr Afon development this weekend

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*** For First-time homebuyers who are eligible for an equity loan how much you can spend on your home will depend on which region it is in. Full details of the Help to Buy schemes can be found here.
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* The interest rate is based up The Bank of England Base Rate on the 1 December, 2020 plus 4%
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THIS DOES NOT CONSTITUTE FINANCIAL ADVICE AND IS FOR ILLUSTRATIVE PURPOSES ONLY.

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