Plas Newydd, Llangollen 2653

Denbighshire, Wales

Brief Description

Plas Newydd, the home of Eleanor Butler and Sarah Ponsonby, the 'ladies of Llangollen', in the late-18th and early-19th centuries, is now a museum. The main structure of the essentially wild gardens the women developed remains, although with the addition of a formal late-19th- and early-20th-century parterre.

History

In the late-18th and early-19th centuries the gardens were thought a fine example of romantic gardening and were much visited.

Visitor Facilities

Open in season as a museum. For details see: http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk/en-gb/DNAP-73FFMH
Features
  • Parterre
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  • Latest Date:
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Open in season as a museum. For details see: http://www.denbighshire.gov.uk/en-gb/DNAP-73FFMH
History

Period

  • Late 18th Century
Associated People

People associated to Plas Newydd, Llangollen

Contact

Telephone

01443 336000

Official Website

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Other websites

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