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Llanblethian

Introduction

This record refers to a group of houses and gardens in and around the village of Llanblethian. The village was a sought-after location in the early-1800s, being described by Thomas Carlyle as 'a decidedly cheerful group of human homes, the greater part of them indeed belonging to persons of refined habits'. Several of this group of houses are described in component areas of this record.

History

Period

  • Late 18th Century
  • 18th Century
Associated People
Key Information

Type

Designed Rural Space

Purpose

Ornamental Garden

Principal Building

Detached House

Period

Late 18th Century

Survival

Part: standing remains

References

References