Castleward 728

Strangford, Northern Ireland

Brief Description

The present house is on an elevated site in a landscape park with views. There are also the remains of the 17th-century Old Castle Ward. Features include woodland, a temple, a deer park, formal gardens and a 15th-century tower-house as an eyecatcher.

History

This is a 16th-century demesne. There are the remains of a tower house and a 17th-century castle.

Visitor Facilities

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/castle-ward/opening-times/
Features
  • House (featured building)
  • Earliest Date:
  • Latest Date:
Ornamental Canal, Temple, Icehouse, Kitchen Garden, Gate Lodge
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/castle-ward/opening-times/

Directions

One mile west of Strangford off the A25.
Contact

Telephone

028 9056 9615

Official Website

Owners

  • The National Trust

    Heelis, Kemble Drive, Swindon, SN2 2NA
References

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