Public Meeting to launch Gunter Fund raising bid

The Welsh Georgian Trust is launching a fundraising drive to buy and restore one of Abergavenny’s most important buildings, the historic Gunter Mansion in Cross Street. The Trust has been in negotiations to buy the grade II* listed building with its secret Roman Catholic chapel from the current owners, a Welsh based property company, and has now reached an agreement with them. The project will initially cost £200,000 for the purchase of the building and for immediate urgent repairs to be undertaken. A bid will then be submitted to the Heritage Lottery Fund…Read more