CHIRK CASTLE - PAGE 2 - (04/04/05)
The second page of photos taken at Chirk Castle. The Castle is located about 7 miles to the south of Wrexham in Wales, for a map of the area click here.
To visit page one from our visit click here.
|The thatched Hawk House located in the gardens at Chirk is shown in the photos to the left and centre above.|
|The picture on the left shows the view from the terrace along the 17th century Lime Tree Avenue towards a statue of Hercules. The 18th century lead statue of Hercules is one of many at the castle, including bronze Art Nouveau sculptures.|
|Views of the courtyard in the castle are shown above, it was passed into the care of the National Trust by the Myddleton family in 1981.|
|Round drum towers as shown in the centre photo are located at each corner of the castle, rooms inside the castle include elegant state rooms and a medieval tower and dungeon. To visit page one from our visit click here.|