Local Area Guide: Spotlight on Bonvilston

August 21, 2020

Located in the tranquil Vale of Glamorgan with its stunning landscape and beautiful scenery of the coast and countryside, you will find the idyllic village of Bonvilston. Home of our Cottrell Gardens development, the village offers a selection of traditional pubs, a much-loved community hall and a convenient village shop. Located just a 20-minute drive from Cardiff, you have the best of both worlds: scenic rural living yet close to bustling city life.

A must for any golf enthusiasts is the 36-hole Cottrell Park Golf Resort boasting two championship designed course which can be enjoyed all year round and for golfers and non-golfers alike. The resort also currently features an outdoor marquee bar where you can grab an alfresco drink whilst you golf. For any history buffs, moments from Bonvilston you will find the National Trust owned Dyffryn House and Gardens, where you can explore 55 acres of Edwardian garden design.

Just 5 miles from Cottrell Gardens is the vibrant market town of Cowbridge. Here, you will find a wonderful selection of independent coffee shops, restaurants, bars and pubs with offerings of the highest quality and diversity. If you are shopping for gifts, why not visit The Bay Tree, a beautiful independent florist arranging flowers for all occasions. If food is what you are seeking, take a trip out to the newly opened Forage Farm Shop, and check out their great selection of seasonal food produced locally on Penllyn Estate Farm.

The breathtaking scenery of The Vale cannot be missed. Just a short drive from Bonvilston, you will find the Glamorgan Heritage Coast boasting 14 miles of unspoilt coastline, spectacular cliffs, secluded coves and ever-changing seascapes. The renowned Wales Coast Path can be explored from Ogmore by Sea to Porthcawl and beyond, a beautiful route that takes in golden beaches, dramatic cliffs and Ogmore Castle.

If you would like to find out more about our homes at Cottrell Gardens, please call our team on 01446 489 407 or email. Alternatively, our Show Home is open 10am-5pm where our dedicated team are on hand to answer any questions you may have.

Blog

Related Posts

See all

The Beauty of Bruton, Somerset

Located in the heart of Somerset lies Bruton, a town rich in history and culture From streets filled with historic buildings and period homes, to independent boutiques and outstanding eateries, Bruton
More >>

Top Tips for Getting Your Garden Spring-Ready

Long nights, frosty temperatures, and plenty of drizzle – it’s fair to say UK winters can be a challenge! When the clocks finally go forward, it really does feel like the end of a lengthy hibernat
More >>

A Q&A with Mike Gahir, from Lakes Showering Spaces

Here we talk to Mike Gahir, Managing Director at Lakes Showering Spaces, an innovative manufacturer of shower enclosures and spaces, to discuss how Acorn’s commitment to creating a cleaner supply ch
More >>

How to buy a home with Acorn

10 STEPS TO BUYING A HOME WITH ACORN Buying a house is an exciting milestone but a daunting prospect at the same time, but we’re here to help guide you through the process and make it as easy as po
More >>

Meet Jacqui, Our Design and Development Manager

As it's National Careers Week, we talk to Jacqui, our Design and Development Manager based in London, who has forged a fantastic and interesting career in the property industry - here she talks about
More >>

Discover Exmouth

Sandwiched between Somerset and Cornwall, Devon has so much to offer whether you choose to move to the North or South, but the common element across the whole of Devon is the beautiful scenic views
More >>

Thinking of selling your home? Read our Top Tips!

Top Tips on Selling Your Home Are you thinking of selling your home this year At Acorn we have seen a seasonal trend of of house searches and enquiries increasing in January, so now could be a great
More >>

Planning Permission Submitted For The Regeneration of Baltic Wharf, Totnes

Planning Permission Submitted For The Regeneration of Baltic Wharf, Totnes Baltic Wharf Developments Ltd submits planning application following extensive consultation Following an extensive cons
More >>

Urchfont Primary School children see construction in action at Hazel Green

Children from Urchfont Primary School had a special tour of our new Hazel Green development, including a look at how the homes have been constructed and demonstrations of site machinery in action O
More >>

Discover the beautiful Cotswold village of Greet

Greet is a charming small village located in the county of Gloucestershire It is situated in the picturesque Cotswolds region and is known for its breath-taking countryside and magical honey coloured
More >>

Discover the wonders of Lee Bay

Two coastlines – one wild, one calm – two National Parks – one dramatic, vast and wild, one green, tranquil and soft Granite-topped peaks, turquoise bays and soft, sandy beaches Dolphins can be
More >>

The Old Printworks writes a new chapter for Frome

The Old Printworks writes a new chapter for Frome in the place where Penguin first began publishing books, and a bustling community has been created Here are some of the reasons we think moving to The
More >>