Seaside living in the south of Wales
With the news this week coming from the Halifax that towns located
in seaside towns around England and Wales have increased in value
by an average of 97 per cent over the course of the last decade, it
may soon be the case that there are a higher number of people
looking to make these sorts of towns their new residence as well as
an investment for the future.
One town which may see an influx of interest for this very reason
can be found by those who are casting their eye over
property for sale in Barry. The town is located in the county
of Glamorgan in the south of Wales, very near to Cardiff, which
makes it perfect for those who want to live in a quiet community
with a chance to travel to the city for work.
The seaside resort is known as the fifth largest settlement in
Wales. However, having just 48,000 or so residents means that it is
not likely to ever be too busy, and will be a great place to bring
the family to grow up.
Some of the best features of Barry include its historical and
natural sights that many newcomers may wish to visit and see.
The view from the coast at Barry can make quite a sight to see, as
on a sunny day, there can be a fine view of the Bristol Channel to
Meanwhile, history buffs may enjoy a trip to places such as Barry
Castle in order to learn about the way that the south of Wales was
If moving with the family, one of the main attractions of the area
may be Barry Island. The pleasure beach is located just off the
town itself, and welcomes many visitors every year. For parents
looking to keep bored kids from getting into mischief through the
long summer holidays, this can be the perfect setting to help keep
them busy at all times.