Victoria Drummond Tower was built as a Folly Tower in the Victorian period in 1858 by
Victor Drummond Delap as part of Monasterboice House & demesne. The tower is
regarded as a folly tower built in remembrance of his late mother Victoria Drummond
Delap. Recently restored into a small habitable dwelling and is now available for rental
for selected months of the year. A very unique and enjoyable place to stay with a vast
range of local & historical amenities at your disposal.
Drummond Tower comprises of 4no. floors including a top roof level which guests can enjoy extensive views of the surrounding countryside. The ground floor comprises of a kitchen area with cooking and washing facilities. On the first floor there is a comfortable living room with adequate space to relax and watch TV or read books form the extensive book collection. The second floor bedroom is the last of the internal floors which comprises of a queen sized bed with en-suite, shower and washing facilities. One of the great advantages is waking up in the mornings and looking out over the tree tops and the immediate countryside. The top floor level is the external castellated roof terrace. There is 360 degree views of the area and space to enjoy the fine weather. The roof terrace is illuminated so one can access the area during at night to look at the stars.
All areas within Drummond Tower are accessible via a cut stone stair core to all floors. (43 steps to the top)
There is an outside patio with seating and pathway around part of the building. We have gardens here for you to explore and enjoy. Also there is an outside building where you can store equipment if required. Parking and designated driveway directly to the building served with electronic gates.