Country house of the week: Secluded Victorian watermill on 4.5 acres near Bantry,Cork

There are no for sale' sign boards in sight to indicate the presence of Dromore Mill.

12th October, 2014
Dromore Mill is a splendid Victorian watermill hidden within a copse of trees along the River Owennashingaun just outside Drimoleague in Bantry, Co Cork.

A true hideaway, there are no ‘for sale’ sign boards in sight to indicate the presence of Dromore Mill, a splendid Victorian watermill hidden within a copse of trees along the River Owennashingaun (river of the ants) just outside Drimoleague in Bantry, Co Cork.

The watermill was once powered by an eight-metre diameter wheel, and was built in the 19th century to grind local stone for export to the burgeoning paint industry. The...

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