Taylor & Co Property in Abergavenny

This week we're focusing on Raglan and Usk, two gorgeous rural towns with lots to offer.

Raglan and Usk are home to two grand historic castles with stunning silhouettes and full of rich history. Raglan Castle, built in the 1430s, is open for visitors all year round. Usk Castle was built in the 13th century and is currently a private family home, however they do open three days a week to paying visitors. Usk is also home to a rural life museum, housed in an ancient malt barn, showcasing over 5000 exhibits collected by local enthusiasts over the past 50 years, preserving the heritage of the life and work of country people in the Welsh Borders from Victorian times and onwards.

If you're looking for a fun day our with the family, Raglan Farm Park is A 'family run' Farm Park set in beautiful parkland, with a range of fun activities for all the family to enjoy. With a host of animals, including sheep, goats, ponies, a lama, alpaca, fish, turkeys, emus and more.

Take a walk along the River Usk, or visit Usk's Farmers Market, filled with fresh, locally sourced produce. There's plenty more to enjoy throughout Raglan and Usk. For more information, visit the Visit Monmouthshire website here.

Book a Property Valuation