Listed II*, Rookwood House was once the family home of Colonel Sir Edward Stock Hill KCB MP, and is now celebrating its centenary in health service use.
This is a rare opportunity to see inside Rookwood Hospital, which is scheduled for early closure, but much of what remains is in remarkably original condition. There are several rooms, including the chapel, with interesting furniture and paintings.
Address - Rookwood Hospital, Fairwater Road, Llandaff, CF5 2YN.
Directions - By car - turn off Cardiff Road, Rookwood is on your right. Parking is on Fairwater Road.
By rail - nearest station is Fairwater - head up Fairwater Road, turn right at junction, Rookwood is on your left.
By bus - Cardiff bus no. 66 stops near Rookwood.
By bike - Nextbikes are available on Llandaff High Street.