The Garden Guide

Mount Stewart House Garden

An eighteenth century house and park with a twentieth century garden, made by the Marchioness of Londonderry after 1921. The park is on the shore of Strangford Lough and has a Temple of the Winds (1785) by James 'Athenian' Stuart. The garden has a balustraded terrace, an Italian parrterre garden, a Spanish garden, a sunken garden, a Shamrock garden, a woodland garden and a a lake. The planting is broadly Arts and Crafts, benefiting from a mild humid climate.
Photograph © NTPL/Stephen Robson
Photograph © Anna and Piotr Pieszak

Newtownards, County Down, Northern Ireland, BT22 2AD

April to October. Daily. Open 10am to 8pm (6pm in April and October).

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