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Glendaragh (also known as Glendarragh)

Introduction

The noted gardens of the early-20th century on a slope to the glen at Crumlin River are now gone. There are mature trees, the Cockle House above the waterfall, the walled garden isolated by the railway in 1860, river walks and forest planting.

Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

Access contact details

Some areas are accessible but the house is private.

Directions

On the north-western outskirts of Crumlin, ovelooking Crumlin Glen.

Owners

Northern Ireland Forest Service (part)

History

Period

Early 20th Century (1901-1932)

Features & Designations

Designations

  • Environment and Heritage Service of Northern Ireland Heritage Gardens Inventory

  • Reference: An 036

Features

  • Kitchen Garden
  • Waterfall
  • House (featured building)
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  • Latest Date:
Key Information

Type

Landscape Garden

Purpose

Forestry

Principal Building

House

Period

Early 20th Century (1901-1932)

Survival

Extant

Open to the public

Yes

References