Welcome to Royal Victoria Court, an amazing new development of

affordable homes for rent in Newport

Tirion Homes in partnership with Lovell and Welsh Government is delivering an exciting new development at Royal Victoria Court, Newport transforming the former Whiteheads Steelworks into a vibrant new community. Consisting of 528 homes, the development will include one and two-bedroom apartments and two, three and four-bedroom homes, with a mix of 264 homes for sale with Lovell Homes and 234 affordable homes for rent with Tirion Homes and an additional 30 homes for low cost home ownership through Melin Homes.

Royal Victoria Court has easy access to the M4 within a 15 minute drive time  to Cardiff and 30 minutes to Bristol. The main London-Swansea rail line serves Newport with two trains per hour direct to London in 90 minutes and Bristol Parkway in 20 minutes plus numerous services to Cardiff City Centre. Newport City Centre is a comfortable 10 minute walk.

If you would like to be part of this exciting new community then everything you need to know is contained on this web-site.


The development will transform this brownfield site into one of Wales’ largest regeneration schemes to create a vibrant new community. The steelworks had been an important employer since the 1920’s until it’s demolition in 2005, and is now set to form a critical part of Newport’s ongoing regeneration alongside projects like the Friars Walk City Centre redevelopment and the University Campus.

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