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                                   Romantically positioned on the banks of the River                                              Severn in Mid Wales, Glansevern Hall Gardens offer over 25 stunning acres of diverse landscape and exotic planting. The spectacular estate comprises a variety of garden attractions, such as the enormous lake, a cascading Water Garden, lakeside and woodland walks, the more formal Walled Garden, the charming Folly Garden and the secluded Bird Hide, set where the River Severn meets the River Rhiew.

                                    Powis Castle (Welsh: Castell Powis) is a medieval castle,                                     fortress and grand country mansion located near the town of Welshpool, in Powys , Mid Wales. The residence of the Earl of Powis, the castle is known for its extensive, attractive formal gardens, terraces, parkland, deerpark and landscaped estate. The property is under the care of the National Trust, who operate it under the name "Powis Castle and Garden".

 

                               Dolforwyn Castle (Welsh: Castell Dolforwyn is Welsh                                        medieval castle above the village of Abermule, Powys. The fortification was established by Llywelyn ap Gruffudd, Prince of Gwynedd in the late 13th century. It is sited on a wooded ridge commanding excellent views of the upper Severn Valley.

Dolforwyn Castle is a fine example of Welsh castle design as opposed to those built by the English during their conquests of Wales.

                                Kerry Vale Vineyard is a small, family run, English                                               vineyard situated on the Welsh / English border of rural Shropshire - one of Britain’s most beautiful counties. It is the perfect location from which to explore the surrounding area with a fascinating history and numerous walks and attractions nearby. The vineyard resides at the eastern tip of the Kerry Vale - an area of exceptional beauty and just 3 miles south of the charming town of Montgomery.

                               There is a great choice of accomodation in the local area                                  from caravan parks such as smithypark.co.uk.  A wonderful camp site at foxeshole-castle.co.uk. brandyhousefarm.co.uk, which offers bed and breakfast, holiday lets, camping and pods (take your horse and disappear into the mountains while your family go kayaking)! Close neigbours are porthousewoodcabins.co.uk, penllwynlodges.co.uk which is right next door along with lakesidegolfcourse.co.uk and the-forest.wales.info