Plas Glyn-y-mel 2644

Fishguard, Wales

Brief Description

There is a Picturesque garden, including a contrived cliff face and walks cut into the cliff to the rear (north) of the house. There are terraces and a small garden surrounding the house and a river meadow flanking the Afon Gwaun.

History

The house was constructed between 1799 and 1805 by Richard Fenton, barrister and author. The gardens were laid out at the same time. Alterations and additions have substantially changed the original garden, primarily between around 1830 and 1889.

Features

Style

  • Picturesque
  • Mansion House (featured building)
  • Description: The house is stone-faced, and rendered at the sides and rear. There is a hipped slate roof and two chimney stacks.
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  • Grotto
  • Description: Small niches or grottoes cut into the cliff face.
Drive, Herbaceous Border, Pond, Garden Terrace
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Fishguard and Goodwick
Contact

Telephone

01443 336000

Official Website

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References

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