Thornhill (also known as Convent of Mercy, Thornhill College)3241

Londonderry, Northern Ireland

Brief Description

An elevated site above the River Foyle with the present house of about 1880. There is steep grass terracing to mature trees and the site of the former ornamental garden at the river. Now the Convent of Mercy.

History

Present house about 1880 on site of earlier house. Now a convent and girls' grammar school.

Features
Kitchen Garden, Glasshouse, Gate Lodge, Terrace
Access & Directions

Directions

Three miles north of Londonderry off the A2, on the western bank of the River Foyle.
Contact

Telephone

028 9056 9615

Official Website

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