Penrhyn Castle 2603

Bangor, Wales

Brief Description

Features at Penrhyn Castle include walled kitchen gardens, terraced gardens and an extensive collection of trees and shrubs.

History

Penrhyn Castle was built in the early-19th century for the wealthy Pennant family. The park and gardens were laid out at the same time and much of the original character remains.

Visitor Facilities

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/penrhyn-castle/opening-times/ More information
Features
  • Castle (featured building)
  • Description: A mock castle in neo-Norman style.
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  • Icehouse
  • Description: An elaborate icehouse with a passage entrance 2.5 metres long and a below-ground chamber five metres deep.
Chapel, Garden Wall, Kitchen Garden, Garden Terrace
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/penrhyn-castle/opening-times/

Directions

For directions, see http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/penrhyn-castle/how-to-get-here/
Associated People

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