Abercarn

Abercarn

Local life

The small and peaceful community of Abercarn is located within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire, just 10 miles northwest from the centre of Newport, between the towns of Cwmcarn and Newbridge.

Abercarn blends the perfect mix of rural living with the convenience of local independent shops, restaurants, cafes and bars – no wonder it proves such a popular place to call home.

If you enjoy outdoor pursuits and countryside walks are your thing, the location could not be more perfect. Cwmcarn Forest is haven for hikers, cyclists, and walkers alike, offering something for all the family. The nearby peak of Twmbarlwm is also worth a trip on the weekend, from the summit you are afforded fantastic views of the Severn Estuary and beyond. Whether you want a strenuous walk or a leisurely stroll, this pocket of Monmouthshire has it all.

Well connected

For the commuter, Newbridge is the closest train station, just 5-minutes down the road and offers easy and fast links to the centres of Newport and Cardiff. The town is also served by bus routes to Newport and Brynmawr. By road, the A467 runs north to south connecting Abercarn to neighbouring towns and villages.

When it comes to local food and drink, the current owners of the property recommend a visit to the highly reputable Bistro 8 in nearby Blackwood.
Serving up a delight of premium steaks, tapas, and gastro classics. Closer to home, the Crown Inn pub is just a few moments (or a short stager) from the front door.

There are fantastic schooling options locally, including Abercarn Primary, Newbridge
Secondary School and Little Stars Nursery.