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The Hidden Ireland + Hilton Park

Powers Hilton “The air breathed in is soporific; the distances hold other-worldly gleam.” Elsewhere erroneously attributed to the better known Irish architect Francis Johnston, the core of the current building was most likely designed by James Jones of Dundalk. The … Continue reading

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The Carriage Rooms + Montalto Ballynahinch

Building It Up Developed by an early whim of nature, Montalto is imagined to mean ‘high hill’. A sloping driveway rises past brick huts, a hazily remembered transition of the estate’s occupation by American soldiers during the Second World War. … Continue reading

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