The Hidden Houses of Ireland: Where to Find Them
Gill & Macmillan, Jan 1, 1999 - Architecture, Domestic - 232 pages
Intended as a companion guide to THE HIDDEN GARDENS OF IRELAND by the same author, this is an illustrated guide to houses all over Ireland. The history and architecture of each house is discussed as well as the family background of past and present inhabitants. It also contains opening times, directions, admission prices and contact numbers.
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