The County Borough of Caerphilly is a region of South Wales that is located just 8 miles north of Cardiff. Also known as Glamorgan, the area has a distinct history and heritage related to the conflict between Norman lords and Welsh princes, resulting in numerous castles in the area. Caerphilly has excellent rail links to Cardiff, making the area easy for visitors to explore and easy for residents to live in and manage a commute. The majority of houses in this area are semi-detached, and property ranges from very affordable to very exclusive. There is a great choice of local schools, amenities including restaurants and bars, and places to explore.