1747 – Woodstock House, Inistioge, Co. Kilkenny

Architect: Francis Bindon / William Robertson


Originally built 1845-47 for Sir William Fownes to designs by Francis Bindon. Later extended with flanking wings by William Robertson in 1804-06. A later conservatory c.1860 was added by Richard Turner. The building is now a shell after being destroyed by arson during the Irish Civil War. It had had been occupied by ‘Black and Tan’ troops during the War of Independence.

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