Just 90 minutes from Dublin in County Laois, Castle Durrow is a 300 year old estate with stunning formal gardens. Today, the gardens provide food for the on-site restaurant. Walking and cycling routes are other features of the estate.
The Dunmore Country School is home to a garden that is both beautiful and practical. Located just outside Durrow, County Laois, the garden produces herbs and vegetables and also includes flowers as part of its rotation system.