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Sites in Northern Ireland

  • Northern Ireland , Magheramorne, Larne, County Antrim

    A house of the 1880s near the site of Ballylig House of 1817. There is planting from both eras and a substantial upgrading from the 1930s. Features include glen side walks, a lime avenue, a pond and maintained formal terrace gardens with a fountain.

  • Northern Ireland , Ballycastle, County Antrim

    The present house of about 1875 stands high up overlooking parkland and the sea to Rathlin Island. There are maintained ornamental gardens in and outside a walled garden dating from 1973, a bog garden and a gate lodge.

  • Northern Ireland , Barnett Demesne, Belfast

    Malone House is set in a 17th-century demesne. The present house is a replica of an 1825 building. The landscaping and planting date from 1825, and are little changed. There is a commemorative avenue dating from 1951, when the site became a public park.

  • Northern Ireland , Bangor

    The site features a mid-18th-century manor house with a small garden and glasshouse. There is a fully maintained and cultivated walled garden, set out with box-edged beds, and a castellated entrance gate.

  • Northern Ireland , Lisnaskea, County Fermanagh

    The site of a noted mid-18th-century ornamental garden.

  • Northern Ireland , Richhill, County Armagh

    A house of 1790 with planting from that time.

  • Northern Ireland , Ballygawley, County Tyrone

    Martray is an 18th-century demesne, with a mid-19th-century house overlooking parkland and a lake. There are mature shelter, parkland and woodland trees. The demesne is undergoing renovation with tree clearance and planting. A gate lodge survives.

  • Northern Ireland , Portadown, County Armagh

    A nursery for McGredy's from 1880, which became world-renowned for breeding roses. The nursery moved to New Zealand in 1972.

  • Northern Ireland , Belfast

    This garden is dedicated to those who lost their lives in the Shankhill Road bombing of 1993, and to other victims of terrorism from this community. A memorial stone is situated inside the park, to the right of the entrance.

  • Northern Ireland , Newtownabbey, County Antrim

    A gate lodge is all that remains on the site of a 1789 house and gardens.

  • Northern Ireland , Milford , Armagh

    A house built before 1835 on a site with mature trees, a fountain, a walled garden and a gate lodge.

  • Northern Ireland , Londonderry

    A house of 1936 with a garden from that date and the grounds of the late 18th-century Milltown House, formerly Milton Lodge.

  • Northern Ireland , Enniskillen, County Fermanagh

    An intensively-cultivated garden made from 1984 on the site of part of an older garden with the benefit of mature trees. There is a pond.

  • Northern Ireland , Moira, County Down

    A 17th-century demesne, the house having been demolished in 1870. Once a noted garden. In the late 17th century this was the site of the first hothouse in Ireland to house a collection of plants from Jamaica. There are traces of canals and ponds. A new lime avenue denotes the former axial planting.

  • Northern Ireland , Mullennan, Londonderry

    A largely mid-19th century mansion with some trees, including a mature tulip tree, a pond and a conservatory backing onto the Land Steward's house.

  • Northern Ireland , Toome, County Antrim

    A walled demesne for a house built before 1833 and now gone. There is parkland with some mature trees, a chestnut avenue, a row of walnut trees and three gate lodges.

  • Northern Ireland , Ballynahinch, County Down

    A largely walled demesne for a mid-18th century house with mature woodland trees. Features include a tree ring, specimen trees and exotics around the house, lawns down to a lake, a hedged productive garden and a deer park.

  • Northern Ireland , Balnamore, Ballymoney, County Antrim

    A house of 1833 on an elevated site with mature and recent plantings of shelter belt trees. There are maintained ornamental gardens at the house from 1963.

  • Northern Ireland , Ballymoney, County Antrim

    An 18th-century house on the site of a previous dwelling of 17th-century origin high above the River Bann. The site is surrounded by trees. There was a noted garden in the early 20th century, now gone. There is a landscape garden from 1982 on the lawns near the house.

  • Northern Ireland , Omagh, County Tyrone

    A substantial house developed from a pre-1834 shooting lodge, set on a steep incline amongst trees.