Llanover Park 2122

Abergavenny, Wales

Brief Description

Llanover Park is a landscape park surviving in its entirety, composed of two estates which were amalgamated in the mid-19th century, when most of the planting took place. There are well-preserved, late-18th-century water and walled gardens around the older house on the estate. The arboretum features many champion trees.

Features
  • House (featured building)
  • Description: Parts of Ty Uchaf date from the 15th century but was it was remodelled in the late-18th century by Benjamin Waddington.
  • Cascade
  • Description: Cascades are a feature of the stream garden at Ty Uchaf.
  • Dovecote
  • Description: A dovecote in the gardens of Ty Uchaf.
  • Ruin
  • Description: The ruins of the early-19th-century Llanover House.
  • Tree Feature
  • Description: Arboretum.
Lake, Stream
History

Period

  • Late 18th Century
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