Historic parks and landscapes

Areas of outstanding historic interest

The Gwent Levels have been recognised as a Landscape of Outstanding Historic Interest and have been included within the Register of Landscapes of Outstanding Historic Interest in Wales. 

Download a plan showing the boundary of the Gwent Levels (pdf). 

Archaeologically sensitive areas

Protection and permissions

Planning applications within an archeologically sensitive area will be consulted on by the Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust

Read about Newport's historic parks 


Email [email protected] or contact Newport City Council and ask for the conservation officer.