There are two very old vines of dessert grapes (one white and one red) in the vinery. In days gone by dinner guests were invited to pick their own grapes to enjoy after their meal.
On Sunday 16th July Abercamlais joined forces with neighbours Penpont to open their gardens for the first ever River Walk
Work has begun on the Walled Garden at Abercamlais. The area has not been used as a vegetable or flower garden for some time.
Abercamlais welcomed a party of around 15 visitors this July for a tour of the house and gardens. The weather was glorious and visitors stayed for around 2 hours.
'Splendid Grade I mansion dating from 16th Century, altered extensively in early 18th Century with 19th Century additions, in extensive grounds beside the river Usk. Beautiful octagonal pigeon house, formerly a privy.' (2017)
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