S7616 : Castles of Leinster: Rathumney, Wexford (1)

taken 5 years ago, near to Dunmain Cross Roads, Killesk Cross Roads and Burkestown, Wexford, Ireland

Castles of Leinster: Rathumney, Wexford (1)
Castles of Leinster: Rathumney, Wexford (1)
A rare and important example of a hall house, it was built probably in the C13 or early C14. A long rectangular two storey building, it lies within a bawn comprising a central hall on the upper level with private apartments at each end. The ground floor contained servants quarters, kitchens, and store rooms. It was held by John Allen in the C17.

S7616 : Castles of Leinster: Rathumney, Wexford (2)
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Saturday, 6 June, 2015   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 15 July, 2015
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Historic sites and artefacts  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! S 7684 1649 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:17.7101N 6:52.4690W
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Irish: geotagged! S 7684 1643
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