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Walking trail

This easy walk takes you around Llanerchaeron and explores the history of a self-sufficient estate that remains productive to this day.

To enjoy this walk, please pass through Visitor Reception to obtain your tickets.

Take a break and enjoy the surroundings at Llanerchaeron

Map

Property map of Llanerchaeron

Start:

Llanerchaeron car park

1

Once you’ve made your way through Visitor Reception (located in the car park) make your way to the main estate drive.

2

Walk up the main drive and continue until you see a sign and a path to your left for the lake. You are now walking through the Pleasure Grounds, an area that we’re restoring back to its original Georgian character.

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Enjoy a walk around the estate at Llanerchaeron

3

After entering the woods, a path forks off to your left, this takes you through the fern garden. Continue on the path and take notice of the door to the walled garden, we’ll return to this door after visiting the lake.

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4

You’ll re-join the path you were on, taking you through the Dutch garden, and to the lake. Take the path going to the right of the lake and enjoy the relaxing walk around the lake.

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Follow the accessible path around the lake at Llanerchaeron

5

After you’ve circled the lake, return to the main path, re-trace your steps and take the path to your right back to the fern garden and the doorway to the walled garden.

Visit the walled garden at Llanerchaeron

6

Enter the walled garden, take in the seasonal highlights, walk through the garden, past the greenhouses, to the doorway on the far left that takes you into the farm.

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Explore the walled garden at Llanerchaeron

7

Go through the doorway to the rickyard, make your way around the yard, and continue walking, keeping the buildings on your left.

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8

You’ll walk past the farm buildings, feel free to meander off the path and explore, after passing the Stable courtyard, you’ll return to the main path into the estate.

Discover a working farm at Llanerchaeron

End:

Llanerchaeron car park

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Terrain

Easy walking on well-made paths, some cobbled areas, the walk takes you around the lake, through the walled garden and the farm.

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How to get here

Address
Llanerchaeron, Ciliau Aeron, near Aberaeron, Ceredigion. SA48 8DG
By road

Off A482

By foot

2½ miles foot/cycle track from Aberaeron to property along old railway line.

By bus

Service from Aberystwyth train station to Carmarthen train station, alight New Inn Forge, about ½ mile.

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Facilities and access

  • Large car park at Llanerchaeron
  • Visitor Centre with shop and Conti’s café next door
  • Toilets at the Visitor Centre