Mount Stewart completes huge restoration

The Central Hall has been re-decorated to reflect the 1920 to 1950s era

The Central Hall has been re-decorated to reflect the 1920 to 1950s era

Mount Stewart, on the shores of Strangford Lough in County Down, is now open after a three-year, £8 million restoration project involving 200 volunteers. Nearly every room in the house has been redecorated, following extensive plasterwork repairs, with previously unopened rooms now on display for the first time.

Catch up on the news in your local area

Catch up on the news where you are

Catch up on the news where you are

Read the news from your local area, brought to you by our regional offices across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

East of England   London and the South East   Midlands   North East  
Northern Ireland   North West   South West   Wales   Yorkshire

Older news stories

Use the search tool at the top of the page to find stories that are of interest to you, or take a look on our press blog.