Plas Newydd, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll 2654

Anglesey, Wales

Brief Description

From its waterside setting the site commands views over the Menai Strait to Snowdonia. There are woodland and marine walks and an extensive walled kitchen garden. Twentieth-century garden developments include formal terraces, a rhododendron garden and an arboretum.

History

The large mansion at Plas Newydd was redesigned by James Wyatt at the end of the 18th century. The associated park, landscaped at the turn of the 18th and 19th centuries, was influenced by input from Humphrey Repton, part of whose Red Book entry for the site is extant.

Visitor Facilities

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/plas-newydd/opening-times/ More information
Features
  • Walk
  • Description: Woodland and marine walks.
  • Tree Feature
  • Description: Arboretum.
Mansion House, Kitchen Garden, Garden Terrace
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/plas-newydd/opening-times/

Directions

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/plas-newydd/how-to-get-here/
History

Period

  • Late 18th Century
Associated People

People associated to Plas Newydd, Llanfairpwllgwyngyll

Contact

Telephone

01443 336000

Official Website

Click Here

Other websites

Owners

  • The National Trust

    Heelis, Kemble Drive, Swindon, SN2 2NA
References

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