Tea Room

Our Tea room is situated in the Mournes Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with stunning views over the landscape.

inside the gallery
inside the gallery

We offer a selection of home made soups, bread and cakes


We are in the process of restoring the gardens around Turnip House, and converting the land into native woodland, vegetable and fruit gardens.
Visitors are welcome to stroll around and watch the developments. out over the flowers
flowers and mountains

Felt Workshops

We run one day courses in the magical art of felt making.

Whether you want to start learning, or advance your skills, you will have a fun, fulfilling, creative day that you'll remember, and some lovely artefacts to take away with you.

felt workshops
a stunning creation by a workshop participant

to book or for more details click here

Visit us

We are only 1 hour from Belfast
and 2 from Dublin, situated in the heart of the Mournes Area of
Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Elaine & John McCombe
64 Dromara Road, Ballyward, Castlewellan, Co. Down, BT31 9UF.
t: 028 4065 0848
e: info@turniphouse.com


We make hand crafted knitwear and felt products.

the turnip house: our workshop
the turnip house: our workshop

Visitors are welcome to see the making process, buy from our range of goods in stock, or commission a special piece.

felt products
A wide range of felt products

Celtic Sweater
Celtic Sweaters from £55.00

Turnip House Gallery
The Gallery, with Slievenaboley as a back drop

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Location and Directions

GPS Coordinates:
+54° 18' 26.18", -6° 1' 41.92"

For detailed map and directions,
click here

Opening Hours

We are open every Saturday and Sunday 11am to 5pm

On Sunday 28th May we are closing at 4pm

We're not open on Monday 29th May.

May Blossom 2017
Stunning displays of May blossom this year

The Views

The view Southwards to the Mournes from Turnip House, The view Southwards to the Mournes from Turnip House

As we enter our 30th year, it's a delight to be living and working in this place.

We are here because of the views.

When we were looking for a new challenge in 2010, this struck us as a little piece of heaven; wherever you look it is breathtaking.

The view Norththwards to Slievenaboley from Turnip HouseThe view North to Slievenaboley from Turnip House

Green Tourism
Gold Award winners

Turnip House Green Tourism awardGreen Tourism Gold Award winners