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Colomendy

Introduction

Colomendy is a small late-18th- to 19th-century park and garden, with picturesque woodland walks, a rockwork tunnel, a walled garden and views to Moel Fammau mountain. The landscape painter Richard Wilson spent the last year of his life here. The site currently functions as an outdoor education centre.

Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts
History

Period

  • 18th Century
  • Late 18th Century
Associated People
Features & Designations

Designations

  • CADW Register of Landscapes Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in Wales

  • Reference: PGW(C) 70
  • Grade: II

Features

  • Rockwork
  • Description: A rockwork tunnel.
  • Walk
  • Description: Woodland walks.
Key Information

Type

Estate

Purpose

Recreational/sport

Principal Building

Education

Period

18th Century

Survival

Extant

References

References