Pant-y-goitre 2554

Llanvair Kilgeddin, Wales

Brief Description

Pant-y-Goitre is a small, well-preserved 18th-century landscape park associated with a house situated on a rise above the RIver Usk. There are pleasure gardens with 19th-century planting and a recently renovated curving orangery dating from the early-19th century.

History

Thomas Hooper bought the property, extended the house and laid out the park and gardens from 1770.

Features
  • House (featured building)
  • Description: In 1726 a Queen Anne red brick house was built on 16th-century foundations. A plain Georgian-style north block was added in 1776.
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  • Orangery
  • Description: The wood-framed, curving orangery was attached to the north block of the house. It has recently been renovated.
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History

Period

  • Late 18th Century
Contact

Telephone

01443 336000

Official Website

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