Aughentaine 183

Fivemiletown, Northern Ireland

Brief Description

Aughentaine has a maintained ornamental garden designed by Percy Cane for the present house of 1958. Features include double terraces, extensive tree plantings and a pond.

History

The house and garden of 1958 are on the site of Aughentaine Castle (1860).

Detailed Description

Features include double terraces providing views. There is extensive tree planting throughout the demesne, as well as an arboretum. The walled garden is partly cultivated.
Features

Plant Environment

  • Woodland Garden
  • Environment
  • House (featured building)
  • Description: Classical style.
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  • House (featured building)
  • Description: Classical style.
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Pond, Terrace, Kitchen Garden
History

Detailed History

The earlier house, Aughentaine Castle, was built in 1860 and demolished about 1955. The present house was built in 1958 to the design of Claud Phillimore, with a new garden of 1958 by Percy Cane. Cane's garden included elements of the earlier garden including trees.
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