|One of the
smallest villages in the Vale of Glamorgan,
Llancarfan is mostly unspoiled and witnessed
the founding of a Celtic monastery in the 6th
century by St Cattwg.
The present 13th century church was built on the site and has many historic features, including an embattled tower. A hill fort known as Castle Ditches lies close to the village. The area has numerous legends associated with nearby caves and forests.