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Somerset (also known as Summer Seat, Summer Seat)3007

Brief Description

An early 19th-century house now empty, originally the site of The Red Castle. Extensive tree planting of the late 18th century is gone, and the site is now occupied by forest planting, factories and a building site. There are the remains of an ornamental garden and ponds.

History

18th-century tree planting now gone. Present house early 19th century.

Visitor Facilities

Forest trails, picnic facilities.
Features
Kitchen Garden
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

http://www.forestserviceni.gov.uk NB the house is private.

Directions

On the southern outskirts of Coleraine.
Contact

Telephone

028 9056 9615

Official Website

Owners

  • Northern Ireland Forest Service (part)

    www.forestserviceni.gov.uk
  • Northern Ireland Forest Service (part)

    www.forestserviceni.gov.uk
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