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St Gwynog

The church of St Gwynog dates back to the 13th century but was largely rebuilt in 1857.

Aberhafesp, Powys

Opening times

Open during daylight hours.



Its fine medieval roof is unusual and possibly unique in Wales. There is also lovely 19th century poker work panelling, and wall memorials which link the church with Aberhafesp Hall.

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Church in Wales

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