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Drenagh (also known as Fruit Hill)1129

Introduction

Drenagh is an 18th-century walled demesne, with a house of about 1836. The grounds contain fine parkland, woodland and shelterbelt trees, with a balustraded viewpoint high above the former Italian Garden. There is a Moon Garden, designed by Frances Rhoades in 1968, and a more recent ornamental garden to the east of the house.

Contact
Features
Kitchen Garden, Gate Lodge
Visitor Access & Directions

Directions

One mile east of Limavady, off the A37.
Designations
  • Environment and Heritage Service of Northern Ireland Heritage Gardens Inventory
  • Reference: L006
History

History

The original 18th-century house was replaced with another house in the 1830s, located in a different position.

Period

  • 18th Century
Associated People
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