Old Linen Market
The Square, Hillsborough BT26 6AG Route Planner
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Turned into a courthouse in the 19C, this building is now home to the tourist office, which holds an interesting exhibition on the penal system of yesteryear. One thing you will learn is that around 1850 a 14 year-old could be sentenced to exile in Australia for swiping a couple of bottles of beer, and that a woman could be ordered to wear a sort of muzzle for talking too much.

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  • From €94
    Arthur Street Guest Cottage (Sister cottage number 3)
    Exceptional 9.7
    292 m - 3 Arthur Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AP
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    Arthur Street Guest Cottage No16
    Exceptional 9.7
    303 m - 16 Arthur Street, Hillsborough BT26 6AP
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    Bay Tree Cottage
    Exceptional 9.9
    3.14 km - 51A Edentrillick Road, Hillsborough BT26 6PG

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