Raglan Castle, Usk, Wales
Record Id: 2755
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
At Raglan Castle the layout of a 16th- and early 17th-century garden survives. The terraced gardens were among the most sophisticated of their day in the country. Originally the gardens included a lake in the valley bottom and a formal water parterre. A raised bowling green and a moat walk survive.
Address: Raglan Castle, Raglan, Usk, Monmouthshire, NP15 2BT
Historical County: Monmouthshire
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Raglan Castle is 7 miles south-west of Monmouth off the A40.
Opening contact details:
The site is open daily throughout the year, except during the Christmas break.
Form of site: formal garden
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: castle
Site Style : formal
Main period of development: 16th century
Survival: Part: standing remains