Drenagh (also known as Fruit Hill)1129

Limavady, Northern Ireland

Brief Description

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.

History

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

Features
Kitchen Garden, Gate Lodge
Access & Directions

Directions

One mile east of Limavady, off the A37.
History

Period

  • 18th Century
Associated People

People associated to Drenagh

Contact

Telephone

028 9056 9615

Official Website

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