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Millers Barn

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Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Downpatrick, County Down, Northern Ireland
Miller's Barn is a delightful two storey romantic retreat featuring a 370 year old brick chimney breast, wood burning stove and panoramic views of beautiful drumlin countryside. It is part of the old mill village of Tobermoney and adjacent to Mill Cottage.It is an idyllic peaceful setting rich in bird life set half a mile off the road on a private lane. The perfect setting for a relaxing and refreshing break.

The 370-year-old stone cottage was sensitively restored in 2007 using traditional materials including pitch pine flooring, stone flags, oak beams, wood burning stove original fireplace, granite work tops and is very comfortably and tastefully furnished throughout with all modern conveniences (4 star Northern Ireland Tourist Board rating.)Wonderful views - perfect for 2.

It sleeps 2 upstairs with an additional pull out single be...
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Listing #HL62371
About the Owner
Robert + Patricia M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2008
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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
The Miller’s barn is a delightful 17th century stone building built originally to house the sacks of grain and flour produced by the Tobermoney corn mill.
It was beautifully restored in 2007. Miller’s barn is one of the only two storey vernacular cottages in the district and affords magnificent views of the rolling drumlin countryside which surrounds it in the heart of St. Patrick’s country.
Step in through the large front door and experience the cosy quaint living room with its reclaimed pitch pine floor boards and contoured walls. A central feature is the original 370 year old chimney breast constructed from hand made brick. A Jotul wood burning stove now sits in the original fireplace opening on a hearth of reclaimed stone flags. The walls at painted with distemper , an original paint w...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    1 Twin
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
High Season: Christmas, New Year, Easter, May Bank Holidays, July and August
>Mid Season: May, June, September, Halloween, St. Valentines, St. Patrick's Holiday
We accept payment by cheque or paypal
Balance payable on arrival in cash, paypal or by cheque please
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About the neighbourhood

The cottage is an ideal base for exploring the sandy coves and beaches of the County Down coastline,a great place to spot seals on the rocks, St Patrick’s country, the Mourne Mountains with Tollymore Forest Park - the inspiration for C.S Lewis' The Adventures of Narnia, and Strangford Lough, one of the most important marine sites in Europe.

The Mill cottage is close to the National Trust properties Castle Ward, Mount Stewart ( World Heritage Garden) and Rowallane Gardens.

It is only a few miles from the vibrant County town of Downpatrick with its many restaurants, coffee shops, gift and clothes shops. Visit the St. Patrick's Heritage Centre, Down Arts Centre featuring art exhibitions and theatrical events, Down Cathedral with St Patrick's grave,the Do...
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How to get there
Airport: Belfast City Airport George Best: 30.0 km
Railway: Belfast: 30.0 km
Ferry: Belfast: 35.0 km
Directions from Belfast (25 Miles/40 km)
Follow the signs from Belfast to Newcastle A24 until Carryduff. At the roundabout take the left lane onto the A7 to Saintfield, then on to Crossgar and straight on to Downpatrick.
On approaching the town turn right and travel straight on until you can see and follow the signs to Ardglass (B1)

Directions from Dublin (88 miles)
Follow the signs to Belfast until the Newry turnoff. Take the B8 to Hilltown, then Kilcoo. Take the A25 to Castlewellan, Clough, and on to Downpatrick.

On entering the town turn right onto St. Patrick's avenue. Turn right at the traffic lights and follow the signs to Ardglass (B1).

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Once on the B1: Ardglass Road - Drive for approx 2 miles from start of Ardglass Road until you come to a small cluster of old c...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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