Raglan Castle 2755

Usk, Wales

Brief Description

At Raglan Castle the layout of a 16th- and early 17th-century garden survives. The terraced gardens were among the most sophisticated of their day in the country. Originally the gardens included a lake in the valley bottom and a formal water parterre. A raised bowling green and a moat walk survive.

Visitor Facilities

The site is open daily throughout the year, except during the Christmas break.
Features

Style

  • Formal
  • Castle (featured building)
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Garden Terrace
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is open daily throughout the year, except during the Christmas break.

Directions

Raglan Castle is 7 miles south-west of Monmouth off the A40.
History

Period

  • 16th Century
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