The Palace 2547

Armagh, Northern Ireland

Brief Description

A walled demesne for the archbishop's house of 1770. Features include a 13th-century friary, mature parkland, exotic trees, a 1990 renovated ornamental garden and an obelisk. Part of the site is in use as a golf course.

History

Site of mediaeval friary. Present demesne created from 1770. Parts renovated 1990.

Visitor Facilities

http://www.armagh.gov.uk Public access.
Features
Glasshouse, Obelisk, Icehouse, Garden House, Kitchen Garden, Gate Lodge
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

http://www.armagh.gov.uk Public access.

Directions

On the southern outskirts of Armagh.
History

Period

  • Late 18th Century
  • 18th Century
Contact

Telephone

028 9056 9615

Official Website

Click Here

Owners

  • Armagh District Council

    www.armagh.gov.uk
  • Armagh District Council

    www.armagh.gov.uk
References