Lissadell House

Lissadell House is a neo-classical Greek revivalist style country house, located in County Sligo, Ireland.

The house was built in the 1830s for Sir Robert Gore-Booth, 4th Baronet MP by London architect Francis Goodwin. In 1876, Sir Robert left the house and surrounding estate to his son, Sir Henry Gore-Booth, 5th Baronet.

Read more about Lissadell House:  History, Sale and Access Dispute, Concerts

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