Gardens Open

It takes a generous person to open their garden to the public for the enjoyment of others. Here lists about 300 gardens open for visiting, some year-round, others by appointment, and be sure to phone ahead.



An award winning garden set on sloping sire of .405 hectares with panoramic views of surrounding countryside. It includes a natural water feature, scree beds, mixed planting, herbaceous plants and a variety of grasses.

“Great Gardens are sometimes serene and calm, sometimes arch and grand, this is a great garden to visit” form The 100 Best Gardens in Ireland by Shirley Lanigan 

  • Name:Beechwood
  • Address:Templeisque, Glanmire, T23 CY60, Co. Cork
  • Phone:021 4884489
  • Website:
  • Contact:Mr & Mrs Ned & Liz kirby
  • Opening Times:May to September to groups by appointment only.
    Admission 7 euro
  • Memberships:GoIT
  • Wheelchair Access:No