Cottages

Swiss Cottage, Cahir. County Tipperary 1812

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One of the finest examples of a 'cottage ornee' in Europe Fantasy houses such as Swiss Cottage were popular with the gentry in the 19th century where they could play at being peasants [...]

Swiss Cottage, Cahir. County Tipperary 18122019-06-25T21:02:03+00:00

Shell Cottage, Carton House Estate. County Kildare 1750

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Millions of Shells from all over the World, Marianne Faithful, Queen Victoria & Princess Grace of Monaco This stunning little house was built in 1750 for Emily Fitzgerald. She was a great granddaughter [...]

Shell Cottage, Carton House Estate. County Kildare 17502019-06-27T10:41:23+00:00

St. Mogue’s Cottage, Ferns. County Wexford 1790

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A beautifully restored cottage, Mary McAleese & A historic village The beautiful St Mogue’s Cottage is located on the grounds of St Edan's Cathedral in Ferns. It largely dates from the 18th century [...]

St. Mogue’s Cottage, Ferns. County Wexford 17902019-06-27T10:55:22+00:00

Old Cottage, Culdaff. County Donegal c.1800

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An authentic Irish cottage  This is a beautiful example of an unaltered traditional Irish cottage. The earliest cottages date from around 1700 as prior to that, our ancestors lived in round hut style [...]

Old Cottage, Culdaff. County Donegal c.18002019-06-27T14:02:21+00:00

The Kennedy Homestead, Dunganstown. County Wexford c.1800

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The birthplace of Patrick Kennedy - JFK's Grandfather This small cottage in Dunganstown in county Wexford is the birthplace of JFK's great grandfather Patrick Kennedy(b.1823 – 1858). By the time Patrick reached adulthood, both [...]

The Kennedy Homestead, Dunganstown. County Wexford c.18002019-06-28T15:08:15+00:00