The Location

Voted one of the best places to live

Pontcanna, proud home of  newly built The Rise, is consistently voted one of the best places in Cardiff to live.

If you’re looking for a home with a city feel and access to plenty of green space, look no further. As a resident of The Rise, you won’t have to choose one or the other.

Amazing natural sights are right on the doorstep of this development. Each townhouse offers panoramic views across Llandaff Fields. High ceilings, large windows and balconies welcome the stunning scenery into the home.

In and around Llandaff Fields, with Pontcanna Fields behind it, there’s plenty to see and do.

A vast area of grade 2 listed parkland running alongside the river Taff in the heart of Cardiff. It has an impressive range of sporting facilities including the Glamorgan Count​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​y Cricket Ground​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​, National Sports Centre for Wales​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​, Cardiff Bowls Club, with indoor and outdoor bowling greens together with a large area of sports pitches.

There’s still room for a caravan and camping site, horse riding centre, cycle hire facility and popular allotments.

Cardiff at a glance

Cardiff is a hugely creative and vibrant cultural scene. You’ll find live music, theatre performances, and annual festivals all within easy reach. See medieval knights joust at the majestic Cardiff Castle or visit the fairytale castle, Castell Coch. 

When it comes to sport, Cardiff is a champion. The world-famous Principality Stadium is home of Welsh rugby and football and a frequent venue for the British Speedway Grand Prix.

Discover the Victorian shopping arcades featuring over 100 independent stores, boutiques, and cafés right in the heart of the City Centre. Nestled within the high streets is St Davids, one of the principal shopping centres in Cardiff; home to her 150 high street brands. 

Even in these open green spaces, excitement isn’t far away.

A short walk from The Rise, you’ll find a thriving hub of independent boutiques, bakeries, cafés and restaurants that continues along the Cathedral Road.

Artisanal coffee shops. Experimental neighbourhood bistros. Venues and co-working spaces. Whatever you need, you’ll find it in Pontcanna. Spend your Saturdays at Pipes Brewery or at the Pontcanna Farmers Market & Street Food

Within this fantastic location you will find some of the highest regarded independent schools in Cardiff: Howell’s & Llandaff Cathedral School. The Rise is also within the catchment areas for several other English & Welsh schools.

Only a short drive away

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Location defines experience

The Rise is both ideal and incredibly rare. This type of development, in a vibrant, ever-developing area like Pontcanna, is few and far between.

It’s an exclusive opportunity to enjoy Cardiff suburb living with all the benefits of an inner-city rural location.