History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
Treowen was owned by a succession of Catholic owners, and the troubled religious time of the 17th century is recalled in the secret priest's hiding hole on the stair landing. There are four storeys of rooms on view. The ground floor features the kitchen, dining room, banqueting hall, and Oak Room.
On the first floor are 5 further chambers, including a Long Drawing Room, with plasterwork ceiling decoration. The second floor features another 3 chambers, including the Red Room, with extraordinary rich, red wallpaper, and there are three more small rooms on the top floor.
Beside the house are formal gardens leading to a woodland area with attractive walks.
Address: Wonastow, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales, NP25 4DL
Attraction Type: Historic House
Location: 3 miles west-south-west of Monmouth.
Phone: 01600 712031
Historic Houses Association
Photo Credit: Jessica Aidley, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
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