About the Event
Sun 26 National Trust Ulster Gardens Scheme 2016
Colleen and Nick Lowry, Blessingbourne Estate,
Murley Road, Fivemiletown 2-5 pm
The Manor House majestically overlooks Lough Fadda. The tranquil location is complimented by a back drop of mature woodlands and delightful gardens featuring a terrace, lawns and borders with sunken garden. There are large mature Yew trees and Holm oak standing at the front of the house. Learn about the rich historical past of the estate and view the memory garden currently being developed to commemorate the American Army who were based at Blessingbourne during the Second World War. Take a walk around the 4 km walking trails, discover the remnants of Mary Montgomery’s Rock Garden and beautiful Rhododendron walk. Partially suitable for wheelchairs.