Cottages

Swiss Cottage, Cahir. County Tipperary 1812

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One of the finest examples of an ornamental cottage 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 18122020-05-07T12:48:08+00:00

Shell Cottage, Carton House Estate. County Kildare 1750

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decorated with millions of shells, Queen Victoria & Princess Grace of Monaco This stunning little house was built in 1750 for Emily Fitzgerald. She was a great-granddaughter of Charles II who married James [...]

Shell Cottage, Carton House Estate. County Kildare 17502020-05-07T07:01:06+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 17902020-04-30T13:31:22+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.18002020-04-28T23:11:57+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 [...]

The Kennedy Homestead, Dunganstown. County Wexford c.18002020-04-30T13:37:08+00:00