Collins Little Books - Irish Castles: Ireland’s most dramatic castles and strongholds

Paperback

The perfect stocking filler for lovers of Irish Castles.

A pocket-sized guide to around 140 of Ireland’s most dramatic castles and strongholds, all of which are open to the public, with structures from across the whole island of Ireland. A handy 8-page map of all locations featured is included.

Historical background and architectural details for each of the castles, accompanied by a beautiful colour photograph. Includes all major sites.

Contains an introduction on Ireland's castles – history, description of classification of building type with examples.

Includes details on the property’s custodianship, a description of the gardens where relevant, location, website and phone number.

RRP: £6.99

ISBN

978-0-00-834822-9

Publication Date

06-02-2020

Format

Paperback

Pages

224 pages

Dimensions

106x151mm

Product Description

The perfect stocking filler for lovers of Irish Castles.

A pocket-sized guide to around 140 of Ireland’s most dramatic castles and strongholds, all of which are open to the public, with structures from across the whole island of Ireland. A handy 8-page map of all locations featured is included.

Historical background and architectural details for each of the castles, accompanied by a beautiful colour photograph. Includes all major sites.

Contains an introduction on Ireland's castles – history, description of classification of building type with examples.

Includes details on the property’s custodianship, a description of the gardens where relevant, location, website and phone number.

Author

Orna Mulcahy and Collins Books

Orna Mulcahy is an Irish journalist and editor who has spent much of her career writing on Irish houses and historic buildings for The Irish Times.