Penyard Chase and Park 5496

Walford, Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, England

Brief Description

Penyard Park and Chase are former mediaeval hunting grounds, part royal forest and part paled park. The lawn within Penyard Park formerly contained a hunting lodge called Penyard Castle.

History

The park and chase are of mediaeval origin, belonging partly to the Bishops of Hereford and partly to the monarch.

Access & Directions

Directions

One mile south of Ross on Wye via the A40 and a minor road.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Walford
History

Period

  • Medieval (1066-1540)
References