New owner of Rockhill House to set up Facebook page to seek publics views

rockhillThe new owner of Rockhill House in Letterkenny says he wants to restore the building to its former glory.

The former army barracks was bought this week by millionaire businessman John Molloy.

Rockill House was this week sold for almost three times its reserve price. The former barracks was bought by businessman John Molloy for €670,000 at a public auction.

The Molloy family run a varied dairy business including well-known brands Natural Dairies, Green Pastures and Yeats Country Foods.

Speaking to Highland Radio News John Molly said he aims to restore Rockhill House and make it accessible to visitors.

He says they also want to hear from people of have any memorbilla or links to the house, and he always wants to hear from former soldiers who were based there.

Mr Molloy says they will be setting up a Facebook in the coming week, where people will be able to pitch their ideas of what they want done with the property.