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Limerick Grow It Yourself trip to Fancroft Mill and Gardens

Visit to Fancroft Mill and Gardens by Limerick Grow It Yourself. This is a gem for gardeners and... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
Trish F
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Limerick, Ireland
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Roscrea tourist office told me to visit

Only heard about this place from the Tourist Office, a must visit, bring your camera and plenty of... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Grainne f
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10 Jun 2018
“Limerick Grow It Yourself trip to Fancroft Mill and Gardens”
27 Jul 2017
“Roscrea tourist office told me to visit”
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Long Park 8017 Gps: Lat: 52. 9840, Roscrea 10021, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Visit to Fancroft Mill and Gardens by Limerick Grow It Yourself. This is a gem for gardeners and engineers! A working Mill lovingly and skillfully restored to operational duty and a contrasting semi formal garden linked with a wider grassland area.This is a rather curious...More

Thank Trish F
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Only heard about this place from the Tourist Office, a must visit, bring your camera and plenty of spare time as you will not want to leave.

Thank Grainne f
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Attended an open day here in support of charity. Marcus gave a wonderful tour of the restored mill: a labour of love while Irene served tea and muffins before we explored the extensive gardens which were outstanding. Truly a gem shared by Tipp and Offaly...More

1  Thank PeigRos
Reviewed 24 September 2015

This mill is well worth a visit. The current owners have restored a ruin into a working mill over the last eight years enlisting the help of German experts. Very knowledgeable guide/owner. The gardens were originally designed by Angela Jupe and have been expertly kept...More

2  Thank eromallod
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I called Irene at short notice to see if I could take 2 friends who were visiting Kinnitty from the US and are interested in small gardens. We had a wonderful afternoon wandering around the mill and gardens with Irene as a guide. It was...More

3  Thank Christina B
Reviewed 24 December 2014

its a hard place to find located in the middle of know where. the tour was quite boring but the two owners were very pleasant and welcoming, some of the bits were interesting but other than that we didnt enjoy the long walk around the...More

2  Thank irish1222
Reviewed 10 December 2013

A must for any one into gardens. Must be seen four times a year.I have been there many times and each time it looks better

1  Thank birmingham4444
Reviewed 26 October 2013

Booked ahead & had a very interesting & informative tour of the refurbished mill & the gardens. Delicious lunch was also provided. Amazing green project.

1  Thank Betty G
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