Llanerchaeron

The house at Llanerchaeron, Ceredigion

Important notice -

We’re open from Wednesday to Sunday each week, we've removed the booking system, pre-booking is no longer required. We look forward to welcoming you to Llanerchaeron.

An elegant Georgian villa, designed by architect John Nash, walled gardens, farmyard and lake, set in the wooded Aeron valley. Remarkably unaltered for over 200 years.

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Things to see and do

What's open? 

The house, gardens, farmyard, lake, second-hand bookshop & Conti’s Café (outdoor seating & takeaway) are open from Wednesday to Sunday each week. We have removed the booking system, there is no need to pre-book to visit. We are looking forward to welcoming you to Llanerchaeron.

Upcoming events

October Half Term

Wed 27 Oct 2021
10:00-16:00
Could your family follow the magic hare and escape the clutches of Mari Berllan Biter? Follow the trail to create a charm from ingredients around the estate to protect yourself.

Spooky Storytelling Session

Wed 27 Oct 2021
11:30-12:00
What will you discover about the local witch of Llanerchaeron?

Christmas Card making workshop

Sat 27 Nov 2021
10:00-12:00
Join us to use creative techniques and natural materials to create extra special Christmas cards for your loved ones this season

Christmas Wreath making workshops

Thu 02 Dec 2021
10:00-12:00
Decorate your front door with a special wreath created out of natural materials collected around the estate

Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail at Llanerchaeron

Sat 04 Dec 2021
11:00-15:00
This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Llanerchaeron on the Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail. Join in the fun with Percy and his animal friends and give nature a helping hand.

Walk and Talk drawing session

Sat 11 Dec 2021
12:00-13:00
Join our talented gardener Meg to get creative with your drawing skills as you meander around the garden at Llanerchaeron
The Entrance Hall at Llanerchaeron, near Aberaeron, Ceredigion, Wales

John Nash villa at Llanerchaeron 

When commissioned to design a new house at Llanerchaeron in 1783, John Nash was a little known architect from London. He later established his reputation as a great Regency architect responsible for designing the Royal pavilion in Brighton and Buckingham palace.

The Walled Garden at Llanerchaeron

The Walled Garden of Llanerchaeron 

Built in the late 18th century the walled gardens at Llanerchaeron have been producing fruit and vegetables for over 200 years. Originally a high tech hive of Georgian industry the gardens have a much more romantic and dreamy feeling about them today.

Farm buildings at Llanerchaeron, Ceredigion

The farm at Llanerchaeron 

Visit the farm at Llanerchaeron to see how it was designed to supply all its own needs and how we continue farming today with our Llanwenog sheep and Welsh pigs.

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Eating

Spring blooms at Llanerchaeron's Visitor Centre

Conti's café at Llanerchaeron 

What’s on offer at Conti’s café in Llanerchaeron? A perfect place to enjoy a bite to eat during your visit.

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Wildlife

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History

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Places to stay

Pontbrenmydyr is a 17th century cottage on the edge of the Llanerchaeron parkland in Ceredigion

Holiday cottages in Ceredigion 

Make your visit to Ceredigion special with one of our traditional Welsh cottages. We have romantic cottages situated next to the Aeron river and a converted farmhouse a few minutes walk from the Ceredigion coastal path. So whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or a family adventure we have the ideal holiday home for you.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Llanerchaeron on the National Trust Collections website