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Penrhyn Castle

Introduction

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

Visitor Facilities

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/penrhyn-castle/facilities-and-access/
Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

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/

Owners

The National Trust

Heelis, Kemble Drive, Swindon, SN2 2NA
Associated People
Features & Designations

Designations

  • Local Nature Reserve

  • Reference: The Spinnies
  • CADW Register of Landscapes Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in Wales

  • Reference: PGW(Gd)40(GWY)
  • Grade: II*
  • CADW Register of Listed Buildings in Wales

  • Reference: Capel Ogwen
  • Grade: II
  • CADW Register of Listed Buildings in Wales

  • Reference: Grand Lodge, Port Lodge and Tal-y-Cafn Lodge
  • Grade: II
  • CADW Register of Listed Buildings in Wales

  • Reference: Port House and cottage (Port Penrhyn)
  • Grade: II

Features

  • Castle (featured building)
  • Description: A mock castle in neo-Norman style.
  • Earliest Date:
  • Latest Date:
  • Chapel
  • Garden Wall
  • Icehouse
  • Description: An elaborate icehouse with a passage entrance 2.5 metres long and a below-ground chamber five metres deep.
  • Kitchen Garden
  • Garden Terrace
Key Information

Type

Country Estate

Purpose

Ornamental

Principal Building

Great House

Survival

Extant

Hectares

24.3

Open to the public

Yes

References

References