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Visit this stunning landscape and beautiful gardens.

Here you will find magnificent cliiftop walks, affording rugged headland views across the awe-inspiring North Coast.

Discover the striking 18th-century mansion of the eccentric Earl Bishop that now lies in ruin, then explore Mussenden Temple, perched on the cliff edge. As an extra treat you can learn about the reality of life in the rural 17th-century cottage of Hezlett House, told through people who once lived there in one of Northern Ireland's oldest buildings.


Read about all the weird and wonderful things going on across the North Coast by visiting our blog.

Hezlett's treasures

Discover the history inside

Hezlett House contains many treasures. You can find out more about our fantastic collection online, or discover it in person by visiting our house and meeting our welcoming guides.

Downhill app

The iPhone app

Remember to download the Downhill phone app to learn more about the music, art and legends of the area. Search for 'Historyspace' on on iTunes or google play.