Ardgillan Castle & Demense

18th century house surrounded by 194 acres of woodlands and gardens overlooking the sea 30km north of Dublin city. The garden contains a Victorian conservatory, rose garden, and a walled garden with a 20 alcove fruit wall.

THE ROSE GARDEN

This formal garden was laid out from the Ordnance Survey Map of 1865. A collection of roses has been planted; species and old varieties around the perimeter, climbing roses on the pergola and "Hybrid Ts" and "Floribundas" in the formal beds.

THE WALLED GARDEN

The Walled Garden was originally a Victorian-styled kitchen garden that used to supply the fruit, vegetables and cut flower requirements to the house. It is 1 hectare (2.27 acres) in size and contains a herb garden, vegetable potager and fruit garden.

THE ORNAMENTAL GARDENS

Within the ornamental gardens are a Trellis Garden, Cottage / Irish Garden, Four Seasons Garden and Garden Museum.

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www.ardgillancastle.ie
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(01) 849 2212
There is a café in the castle.
Toilets are available in the café and in the grounds.
Balbriggan. Co. Dublin, Ireland
Latitude: 53.586220Longitude: -6.159019
53° 35′ 10.392″6° 9′ 32.4684″
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