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Holy Hill House + Ballymena Castle

The Big White House | Relics of the Old Decency Holy (pronounced “Holly” as in Holywood, Country Down) Hill House is a Planter’s house of comfortable grandeur. Set in the wilds of Tyrone, its shining white walls are testimony to … Continue reading

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The Durdin Robertsons + Huntington Castle Clonegal

Carlow Sweet Chariot Every view of this multifaceted castle unveils a different vein. The gunpowder grey entrance front: rectilinear massing and rhythmic rows of windows. The steel grey driveway elevation: 12th century abbey ruins and pointy dormers between turrets. The … Continue reading

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