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Turvey House

NW of Donabate (nr Swords), N Co.Dublin

The late 17th century Turvey House.
Posted here.

Turvey House was built 1565 by Sir Christopher Barnewall, Kt.
He died 1575.
Barnewall of Turvey were prominent Catholics and Royalists in the 17th century. See [Archer, 1975].
Turvey was seat of Viscounts Barnewall of Kingsland.
A late 17th century house was built around the original tower house.
The whole was demolished in 1987.
See Irish Times 12 Mar 1999.
Now Turvey Golf Club and Hotel.
See [Irish Country Houses].

Turvey House in [Taylor and Skinner, 1777].

Turvey House on 1887 to 1913 map.

Site of Turvey House.
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From Google Maps.
See street view of entrance.

Site of Turvey House. The entrance to the yard.
Photo 2003. See full size.

Inside the yard.
Photo 2003. See full size.

At the back. Ancient-looking laneway.
Photo 2003. See full size.

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