The original title of this Stereo Pairs image is "Long shot over trees, mountain in background, Co. Wicklow" and it is a long shot and a glimpse rather than a full view of a castellated house. No doubt if the house is not identified the hill/mountain in the background will?
Almost simultaneously, Rory_Sherlock
and Niall McAuley
identified this as Glanmore Castle near Ashford in County Wicklow. Originally owned by the Syne family through many generations (including John Millington Synge
's own immediate family), the castle has since been redeveloped as separate dwellings - some of which have apparently been "on the market
" in recent years....
Photographers: Frederick Holland Mares, James Simonton
Contributor: John Fortune Lawrence
Collection: Stereo Pairs Photograph Collection
Date: Catalogue range c.1860-1883
NLI Ref: STP_0875
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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