…To New

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As mentioned in the last post, when the Musgraves gave up living in the old tower house and its additions at Tourin, County Waterford, they moved into a new residence on higher ground. Dating from the early 1840s the house’s rendered exterior, its design sometimes attributed to local architect Abraham Denny, is relieved by wonderfully crisp limestone used for window and door cases, quoins, pilasters, cornice and stringcourse . Here is the garden front, centred on a single storey bow.

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3 comments on “…To New

  1. The hall and first floor landing is one of the most beautul rooms in Ireland. The door, in your picture, is open so I hope you went inside.

  2. lawrieweed says:

    LOVE THIS HOUSE AND IT”S CHARMING OWNERS

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