Llandrindod Wells public parks, Rock Park 3732

Llandindrod Wells, Wales

Brief Description

Rock Park contains the famous chalybeate spring whose healing waters were responsible for the development of the spa town. The park features an open central area around the spa buildings. A natural stream runs through the area and there is native woodland as well as a largely coniferous arboretum planted from the late-19th century.

Visitor Facilities

This is a public park, open daily for general public use.
Features
  • Pump Room (featured building)
  • Description: The three spa buildings comprise a treatment room and pump room linked by a glass-roofed open pavilion with an ironwork frame. Originally the pavilion had a pagoda-style roof.
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  • Pavilion
  • Description: An open pavilion with ironwork by W.A. Baker and Co. of Newport and Bayliss, Jones & Bayliss of London.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

This is a public park, open daily for general public use.

Directions

The parks are located on the south-western and south-eastern outskirts of the town.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Llandrindod Wells
History

Period

  • Victorian (1837-1901)
References

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