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Atmospheric Irish gentry house and wooded riverside estate
Built in the 1820s, this handsome Irish gentry house is surrounded by its 130-hectare (320-acre) wooded riverside estate.
The former home of the MacGeough Bond family, a tour of this Neo-classical masterpiece reveals it is unchanged since 1900. The eclectic interior still evoking the family's tastes and interests.
Outside there are sweeping vistas, superb spring bulbs, scenic walks and fascinating courtyard displays.
A second-hand bookshop, adventure playground and Lady Ada's award-winning tea-room provide retreats for children and adults alike.
Go wild in the woodlands at The Argory
The Argory trail extends out from the existing play area and includes an impressive jungle climbing frame that will challenge even the most daring of girls and boys. Children of all ages will enjoy the amazing woodlands and be inspired to create their own stories and games as they play. Come along this summer and see the new trail and let your imagination run wild!
Get the little ones outside to kick start our 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾
- Skim a stone
- Hunt for bugs
- Go bird watching
- Canoe down a river
- Find your way with a map and compass