Historic Churches - Mid Wales and the Brecon Beacons

Mid Wales is blessed with an extyremely large number of fascinating historic churches, many of them originating before AD 1000 and quite a few closely linked to early Welsh saints.










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Llangoed Hall

Llangoed Hall
Brecon, Glamorgan

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Llangoed Hall is situated in the idyllic Wye Valley in the heart of the Welsh countryside a stone's throw from the Brecon Beacons and just nine miles from Hay-on-Wye the UK's bookshop capital.Situated between south … more >>

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This famous landscape garden designer gained his odd nickname from his habit of telling clients that their estates had 'great capability of improvement'



17 January, 1775

Sheridan's The Rivals first peformed

Perhaps the best known work by the most famous playwright of his age was performed at Covent Garden

This king married Matilda, daughter of Malcolm III of Scotland





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North Beach House

This superb apartment in Tenby sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
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No. 18

This detached chalet is situated on a holiday village, close to Aberystwyth and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
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