Plas Tan y Bwlch 2657

Maentwrog, Wales

Brief Description

Plas Tan-y-Bwlch is a more or less intact mid-19th-century landscaped estate of house, garden, wooded park, valley and estate village with beautiful views across the landscape. It is currently used as a study centre for the Snowdonia National Park Authority, which aims to protect wildlife habitats in the grounds.

History

The estate at Plas Tan-y-Bwlch belonged to the Griffith family in the mid-18th century and passed by marriage to the Oakeleys in the late-18th century. In the late-19th century William Edward Oakeley rebuilt the house round an earlier core and carried out extensive work on the estate.

Visitor Facilities

The gardens are open all year from 10am.
Features
  • House (featured building)
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Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The gardens are open all year from 10am.
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Maentwrog
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