Newbridge Traditional Farm , IRL Donabate Co. Fingal ( last change : 31.08.2017 13:49:21 )

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Newbridge House and Traditional Farm
Address:
Newbridge Traditional Farm
Hearse Road,
IRL- Donabate Co. Fingal
Phone : ( 01)8436534    
Email : info@newbridgehouseandfarm.com
Website: http://www.newbridgehouseandfarm.com/

At Newbridge Traditional Farm you can see old breeds of farm animals, as well as displays of machinery were part of Irish farming life in previous centuries. The Walled Garden has extensive orchards and a collection of old Irish apple varieties. Two 19th Century glasshouses have recently been restored and sections of the walled garden have been replanted with herbaceous borders. The Park also includes a major Children´ s Playground and Sports Pitches.

The main outbuildings in the courtyard are:
The Labourer´ s Cottage / Workshop Display / Dairy / The Rent room / Tack Room / Coach House / Blacksmith´ s Forge / Joinery Shop / Working Horse Stables.

In the Haggard area are:
Pig sties / Threshing Barn / Under cover of the barn is a large range of Farm implements / The Chicken House / Slaughter House / Swill House / Cow Byre / The Vinery glasshouse for growing grapes / Bull Pen.
The paddocks are sectioned off for the various breeds of animals including the Kerry Cattle and Jacob sheep both very old and rare breeds.

Opening hours :
Newbridge House and Farm are open:
- April to September
Tuesday to Saturday 10.00 to 5.00 pm, Sunday and Public Holidays 12.00 to 6.00pm.
- 1st October to end of March:
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays 12.00 to 5.00 p.m.

Admission price :
Farm only (without Manor House):
Adults: €3.80
Senior Citizens and Students €2.80
Children under 12 €2.50

Restaurant, Description :
Coffee shop remains open throughout the day during official opening times.
Toilets & Picnic area.

Infrastructure :
Imbiss/Kiosk  Picknick     

 

 

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