2012 sees the beginning of a new journey at Mount Stewart. The house has just embarked on a 3 year project which will involve important conservation work to the Grade A listed building.
Setting the example of sustainability
Helped by the unique microclimate on the Ards Peninsula, Mount Stewart manages the largest plant collection in the National Trust's ownership.
We have found it is proving to be a valuable haven for some rare plants threatened by climate change in their native habitats.